Oakland, California

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Drives Company owned vehicles safely for deliveries or errands. Maintains company vehicles.

**JOB** **RESPONSIBILITIES**

**Courier**

+ Transports and delivers documents, family mementos, flowers, and similar articles safely to destination that may include family’s residence or funeral home

+ Courteously and professionally interacts with bereaved family members; exhibits sensitivity to environment; obtains signatures as requires; minimizes conversation

+ Runs office errands such as post office, office supplies, food, or similar

+ Transports caskets to airports, care centers, or cemeteries; may assist with moving caskets

+ May update software with delivery information.

**Vehicle Maintenance**

+ Washes, vacuums, and cleans vehicles ensuring vehicle is presentable

+ Fuels vehicles as necessary; following safety guidelines and expenditure processes

+ Identifies vehicle engine or operating issues to management

+ Drives vehicles for repair or inspection

**Other**

+ May assist Removal Technician with driving or lifting as needed

+ Additional responsibilities as requested or assigned

**MINIMUM** **Requirements**

**Education**

+ High School Diploma or equivalent

**License**

+ Current state issued driver’s license with an acceptable driving record

**Experience**

+ At least one (1) year work experience as a courier or driver strongly preferred

+ Basic computer skills are helpful

**Knowledge, Skills and Abilities**

+ Communicate professionally, clearly, and effectively

+ Contribute to Team Success

**Work CONDITIONS**

**Work Environment**

+ Work indoors and outdoors during all seasons and weather conditions

+ Significant amount of local and/or multiple location traveling required

+ Professional Dress is required when in contact with families

+ Casual attire for vehicle maintenance

**Work Postures**

+ Frequent, continuous periods of time standing, up 2 hours per day

+ Sitting continuously for many hours per day, up to 2 hours per day

+ Climbing stairs to access buildings frequently

**Physical Demands**

+ Physical effort requiring manual dexterity is required, includes paperwork, calculators, computers and phone usage

+ Physical effort requiring attention to driving hazards, traffic, and weather conditions

+ Ability to lift up to 75 pounds

+ Ability push/pull up to 200 pounds

**Work Hours**

+ Working beyond “standard” hours as the need arises

+ Travel up to 80%

Postal Code: 94603

Category (Portal Searching): Administration and Clerical

Job Location: US-CA - Oakland

Oakland, California

Who we are. What we do.

We’re more than North America’s largest single provider of funeral, cremation and cemetery services. We are mothers, fathers, sisters, brothers, sons and daughters who are devoted to the communities where we live and work. We are more than 25,000 dedicated individuals who provide caring assistance to families in need, honor veterans and public servants and deliver lifesaving programs to help keep children and seniors safe.

Our Purpose

Service Corporation International is dedicated to compassionately supporting families at difficult times, celebrating the significance of lives that have been lived, and preserving memories that transcend generations, with dignity and honor.

As used herein, “SCI” refers to Service Corporation International and its affiliated companies.

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