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Ontario Licensed Funeral Director & Embalmer (Class FD1)

Weaver Family Funeral Homes
29 Bay St, Trenton, ON
$20–$28 an hour - Full-time


29 Bay St, Trenton, ON

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  • Company events
  • Dental care
  • Extended health care
  • Profit sharing
  • RRSP match

Full job description

A Calling, Not Just a Job

At Weaver Family Funeral Homes, we believe our work is more than just a service. It's a distinguished calling. Every life has a story, and we’re committed to honouring and celebrating each one uniquely, embodying grace and compassion as our guiding principles.

Our Culture: More Than Just Colleagues

Weaver’s is not just a place of work and our team members are not just colleagues – we’re family. Our collective strength as a team is forged through shared aspirations, mutual support in adversity, and an overarching ethos of respect.

Hiring for Heart: Attitude is Everything

Skills can be trained, but a genuine heart and attitude? That’s innate. At Weaver’s, we don’t just hire for skill; we hire for attitude. We believe skill is a foundation to be built upon, but the cornerstone of our team is character. We value passion for helping others, a collaborative spirit, and a warm disposition that sees the good in every situation. If these traits resonate with you, chances are you’d be a great fit with us.

Are You the One We're Looking For?

If you're drawn to make a tangible difference, value a culture of dynamic communication, and champion a positive, team-oriented approach, we welcome you to join our family.

Weaver’s offers more than employment; we offer the chance to be integral to a greater purpose of service to our communities. Bring your positive attitude, your passion, and let's create meaningful experiences, not only for the families we’re privileged to serve, but as a family of professionals serving them.

Ready to make a difference?

Seize the moment and apply now. We look forward to welcoming you.

Now for some of the logistical requirements that are essential for you to know!

  • Have graduated from a recognized mortuary school
  • Possess or be in a position to obtain a license to practice both funeral direction as well as embalming in the Province of Ontario (Please note: This position is not for an Interning Student)
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Outlook, Excel, Funeral software, etc.
  • Professional appearance
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Valid G class driver’s license, without any restrictions and a clean driver’s abstract
  • Be able to provide a Criminal Record Check
  • Provide references (when the time comes) for us to speak to those who have had the pleasure to work with you in the past
  • Competitive wage, commensurate with experience
  • Health and Dental Benefits
  • A balanced schedule with compensation for any extra time worked
  • Living accommodations may be temporarily available to a candidate considering relocation
  • This position will have duties at any of our 4 locations; Trenton, Trenton West, Campbellford, Warkworth and transportation between these locations is provided via our fleet of vehicles


  • 4-week rotation
  • Day shifts with 1.5 of 4 weekends covered
  • 7 on-call nights/month with phone, dispatch duties and/or after-hour removals
  • From time to time, flexibility (with compensation) is required of all team members

About us

Weaver Family Funeral Homes is a multi-location, family owned and operated company. We have served our respective communities for many decades with the highest quality care and service.

Our team lives and works in a beautiful, rural area, with a family-centred, family-owned business whose focus is on caring for individuals in their time of need. We operate in and are privileged to serve families in Trenton, Trenton West, Campbellford, Warkworth and surrounding communities.

Celebrating Lives Well Lived




Weaver Family Funeral Homes are proud to have partnered with EverLearn Associates, a full-service consulting firm who specialize in the Funeral & Cemetery profession. Candidates may receive communications from EverLearn Associates directly, as they assist us in our recruiting efforts.


Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $20.00-$28.00 per hour

Expected hours: 40 per week


  • Company events
  • Dental care
  • Extended health care
  • Profit sharing
  • RRSP match

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Trenton, ON K8V 1H2: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)


  • All aspects of Funeral Service: 1 year (required)


  • Funeral Directors & Embalmers Licence - FD1 Ontario (required)

Work Location: In person