The Funeral Industry in Australia is composed of businesses and workers involved in the operation of burial sites and funeral homes, the preparation, burial, internment or cremation of deceased persons and the organisation of funerals.

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eziFunerals can help you start your new career. The following is a list of the types of different jobs in the funeral industry.

  • Funeral Attendant
  • Crematorium Operator
  • Embalmer
  • Funeral Director
  • Funeral Director’s Assistant
  • Gravedigger
  • Mortuary Assistant

Click here to find your ideal funeral job in All Australia. View all the funeral industry vacancies now with new jobs added daily.


What skills do I need?

According to job vacancy data, the key generic skills in demand in this sector are communication skills and being detail orientated, with Funeral Workers and Funeral Directors the top two occupations in demand and Invocare Australia identified as the top employer.

Nationally recognised training for Funeral Services is delivered under the SIF – Funeral Services Training Package.

Source: Australian Industry and Skills Committee (AISC)


Where can I find a job in the funeral industry?


Click here to find your ideal funeral job in All Australia. View all the funeral industry vacancies now with new jobs added daily.



About eziFunerals

eziFunerals supports individuals and families cope with end of life decisions, death and funerals. We are an independent, Australian-owned and operated company. We are not part of any other funeral company. We do not conduct funerals.

Our member Funeral Directors are chosen for their knowledge, quality, service, personalisation and experience. They go above and beyond, and will take the time to support the family.

For more information or to make contact with a trusted Independent funeral director, call eziFunerals on 1300 236 402 or visit


Peter is the Founder & Owner of eziFunerals Pty Ltd. Published Author - ‘What Kind Of Funeral?, Vivid Publishing. He has a long family history within the funeral industry. Disclaimer: The views and opinions expressed on posts are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of eziFunerals and members. eziFunerals may receive commissions from Preferred Partners listed on our website. While every care has been exercised and the recommendations and other statements herein are based on information believed to be accurate and reliable, no liability, (unless required by law) can be accepted for any error or omission including negligence however caused.