funeral attendant

Description

Funeral attendants lift and carry coffins prior and during the funeral service, placing it in the chapel and into the cemetery. They handle floral offerings around the coffin, direct mourners and assist with storing the equipment after the funeral.

Alternative label

  • attendant for funeral organisation

  • pallbearer

  • funeral home assistant

  • mortician's helper

Regulatory aspect

To see if and how this occupation is regulated in EU Member States, EEA countries or Switzerland please consult the Regulated Professions Database of the Commission. Regulated Professions Database: http://ec.europa.eu/growth/single-market/services/free-movement-professionals/qualifications-recognition_en

Hierarchy

Essential skills and competences

Optional skills and competences

Status

released

Concept URI

http://data.europa.eu/esco/occupation/d7607255-746f-4ad4-bb4e-812e73d24983