Chapel of the Chimes Funeral Home, Oakland-CA

Chapel of the Chimes Funeral Home, Oakland-CA

Job Location
Oakland, CA
Job Details

Overview: Embalmer

Your dream job awaits you at Oakland - Chapel of the Chimes! If you are exhausted of going to work at a job with no opportunity for advancement or are not being paid what you deserve, this opportunity is for you! Voted one of 2022's Top Workplaces, we are changing the culture of our profession in a positive way and we want you to be a part of it. Apply today to hear more about the amazing opportunities at (Location Name).We can't wait to speak with you about the incredible reasons why you'll love it here.
Oakland - Chapel of the Chimes is searching for a passionate, licensed Embalmer to join our Care Center team. Why is this opportunity for you?:

Benefits of Working at Oakland - Chapel of the Chimes:
• Originally designed in 1909, this Oakland Historical Landmark Building has long been considered one of the most beautiful historic buildings in all of California with designs from noted architects Julia Morgan and Aaron Greene.
• Featuring stunning natural stonework, luminous stained glass, delicate sculptures, and tranquil gardens, it evokes renaissance beauty and serenity at every turn.
• Chapel of the Chimes is privileged to care for over 700 families each year and is one of the fastest growing funeral homes in the Bay Area.
• Enjoy the challenge of creative problem-solving learning and improving your professional skills.
• Many families have used the location for generations, in the heart of the great, multi-cultural city of Oakland.
• We perform a wide variety of cultural and religious service customs.

Why Oakland - Chapel of the Chimes?:
• Located in the beautiful neighborhood of Piedmont at the base of the Oakland hills.
• Numerous restaurants, shops, and other amenities located within walking distance of the location.
• Noted for some of the most perfect weather throughout the year in the Bay Area.
• Mountains, beaches, wineries, sports, concerts, museums, colleges, universities, and every imaginable food and restaurant options - all within easy access!

Here at Oakland - Chapel of the Chimes, we strive for work and life: balanced. Ideas and innovation: invited. Employment here is designed to transcend expectations. We pride ourselves on providing careers that reward your passion for impacting the lives of others with the culture, tochange yours.


This position will be responsible for caring for the deceased in a respectful manner while performing a variety of tasks including, embalming, removals and transfers, cosmetology, dressing, hairstyling, and any other preparation required for the deceased and collaborating with the entire funeral home team on delivering service excellence.


• Possessing a current embalmers license from the state of California
• Excellent communication skills
• Maintaining a team player mindset
• Comfortable using various computer applications and equipment
• Experience handling sensitive situations in a professional manner
• Understanding of the services and products available
• Knowledge of current federal, state and local regulations related to the funeral industry

Apply today to hear more about the amazing opportunities that await for you at Oakland - Chapel of the Chimes. To be considered for this opportunity, click the Apply Now link on this page, or confidentially email your resume to Please include the title of this job along with the location name for which you are applying in your email. We can't wait to speak with you about the incredible reasons why you'll love it here!

We are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

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Employer Contact Information

Chapel of the Chimes Funeral Home, Oakland-CA
4499 Piedmont Avenue
Oakland, CA  94611

Jacqueline Goff