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Helping Celebrate Life

Funeral Director and Embalmer

Powers Funeral Home | Creston, IA

At the Powers Funeral Home in Creston, IA, we are looking to add a new Funeral Director to our team. This opportunity is perfect for someone who values a family centered workplace and truly enjoys serving their community.

Between the funeral directors, we will alternate calls on weekends and nights so you can have a positive work-life balance. Whether you’re new to the career or interested in buying into the business, reach out to apply or learn more about the position.

Join our team as we serve our community to help them Celebrate Life. Apply by sending resume to Joe Powers at powersfh@windstream.net

Position Type: Full-Time



  • Arranges and conducts funeral and memorial services and all things involved, including:
    • Setting up at the chapel and church
    • Applying cosmetics, dressing and casketing
    • Assisting at the cemetery
    • Supervising the parking of cars
    • Delivering flowers
  • Meets with families to organize funeral services and discuss arrangements
  • Conducts removals and transfers
  • Embalms after receiving authorization and identification verification
  • Confirms authorization to proceed with the service arrangements
  • Assist with cremations
  • Gets commission off prearrangements


  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Degree from Accredited Mortuary Science Program.
  • Successful completion of the National Board Examination.
  • Successful completion of the applicable State Board Examination.
  • Valid Funeral Director State Licensure.
  • Valid Driver’s License.


  • 401(k)
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Clothing allowance

Schedule: (Willing to discuss/accommodate schedule)

  • Monday to Friday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm and evening on call rotation
  • Weekend and Holiday Availability - On call rotation


  • Three Weekends a Month (Friday – Monday)
  • Holiday Availability – On call rotation


Salary is dependent upon experience, please inquire for more details. 

Feel free to call Joe Powers directly at 641-782-0845 if you have questions or send your resume to powersfh@windstream.net

Golden Rule Funeral Services, LTD, dba

Powers Funeral Home | (641) 782-7036
601 New York Avenue, P.O. Box 431, Creston, IA 50801

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