Careers

Scotmid is Scotland’s largest independent co-operative and has been at the heart of Scottish communities since 1859.

We’ve been looking after families and conducting funerals since 1927. Working in the funeral industry can be an extremely rewarding career, and we’re always interested to hear from anyone who is looking for a career with us.

Embalmer

We are recruiting for an Embalmer for our Forrester Park office in West Edinburgh. For further details please see the job information sheet here.

Our embalmers ensure that all deceased are given proper and appropriate treatment to the best possible standards of preparation and presentation. In addition, you will carry out the instructions by ensuring consistent delivery of the highest levels of professionalism and be resolute about handling the deceased with care and complete respect for their dignity.

Funeral Operatives & Ceremonial Drivers

We are looking for smart and dignified individuals to join our professional team. Full driving licence required. The hours will be flexible, for more information on these positions and how to apply please see the information here.

Funeral Arrangers

We are currently recruiting for funeral arrangers, and we’d love to hear from anyone who feels they have the skills we’re looking for. Funeral Arrangers, can be located in one of our offices, or as a ‘Roving Arranger’ who can cover any of our 16 offices. For further details please see the job information sheet here.

Our funeral arrangers deal with our clients at one of the most emotive times of their lives, and this requires a great deal of skill and empathy. The funeral arranger can be involved with the family from the very first call through to the day of the funeral and beyond.

The role of the Funeral Arranger requires not just flawless interpersonal skills, but also confidence and knowledge of the options available to the client.

We are currently recruiting a funeral arranger for our Deans Livingston office, click here to find out more.

 

 

 

What to do next

If you’d like further information on any of our career opportunites, please call us on 0800 996 1927 or visit any of our Scotmid funeral homes.

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