Catholic Funeral & Cemetery Services (CFCS)

Catholic Funeral & Cemetery Services (CFCS) is a charitable organization founded in faith and dedicated to providing education, outreach, and professional funeral, cremation and cemetery services while following the teachings of the Church. With CFCS, you can be assured that you and your family comes first.

CFCS knows that the loss of a loved one is always difficult. Celebrating the gift of faith with family and friends is an essential part of the healing process. Our professional staff walks with you through this trying and often tiresome journey while we educate and guide you towards making the right end-of-life decisions for yourself or your loved ones. With programs and services for immediate needs and programs for those who wish to plan in advance, CFCS is a resource that families can trust.

If a loved one passes, whether unexpectedly or from an illness, it can be one of the most challenging times of your life. At CFCS we believe in providing the education and guidance you need during this time to make the best decisions for you and your family.

At CFCS we believe that planning ahead is one of the most loving and responsible things you can do for your family. Our experienced Family Service Advisors assist in planning for you or your family’s funeral and cemetery needs/services ahead of time to ensure wishes are met and that there is no emotional overspending or stress at a time that should be devoted to grieving and healing.

CFCS is committed to helping people from all walks of life, regardless of their family situation or financial status. We offer many different educational and financial assistance programs available to those who are in need.

At CFCS, we believe in educating families about our services, the Order of Christian Funerals and all of the end-of-life options available to them. It is not our job to tell a family what their end-of-life services should entail, or try to sway them in one direction or another. We are a committed resource for families, guiding them to ultimately making the best decision based on their life and financial circumstances.

May 30, 2018
Looking for a meaningful career serving families? Catholic Funeral & Cemetery Services (CFCS) , a Ministry of the Diocese of Oakland is seeking Catholic individuals with strong customer service and communication skills who enjoy working with people. This position requires arranging and coordinating funeral services to assist families at two locations, one in Hayward and one in Oakland. In addition to an excellent compensation program, including competitive hourly rate, vacation, health and retirement benefits, there is an opportunity to earn commissions on pre-need sales. CFCS is looking for career minded candidates who are caring individuals that want to succeed and grow in this meaningful ministry. The following are important qualifications: • Minimum two-year college degree required, four-year college degree a plus. • Minimum of two-years customer service work experience with the following abilities to include, but     are not limited to: Bilingual (English/Spanish) is required, or at least proficiency with conversational Spanish. Must be able to work at least 2 Saturdays per month. Must be able to work evenings and day times. A California Funeral Director's license is preferred. Ability to follow CFCS arrangement processes and deliver service to families in a professional and respectful manner. To lead and follow through with all arrangement details in a timely and accurate fashion. To be the lead person at vigils and funeral services. To guide and assist families, participants, ministers and presiders throughout the service process. Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications and ability to quickly learn our funeral/cemetery management software system. Ability to work individually or in a team environment. Ability and willingness to train and learn.   About the Employer Catholic Funeral & Cemetery Services (CFCS) serves the living in life's most precious moments. Providing funeral, cremation, and cemetery services, CFCS assists in sharing this meaningful experience with family and friends. CFCS is a charitable organization founded in faith and is an open source provider of information for end of life services. Employment will go to those individuals whose knowledge, training and experience most closely qualifies them for the positions offered without regard to race, color, creed, sex, marital status, age, disability, veteran status or national origin, except where creed, sex or ordination is a bona fide occupational qualification. If you are interested in this position, please click on the APPLY NOW button below.  Thanks! 
Catholic Funeral & Cemetery Services (CFCS) Oakland, CA, USA Full time