Why I Want to Be a Funeral Service Director

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Demian Childs
2/24/13
Why I Have An Interest In The Funeral Service Industry

The Funeral service profession is one of the most fulfilling and rewarding service careers a person can choice to become part of. I have always been fascinated with the funeral service profession and wanted to learn more about how one becomes a funeral service director. I have always wanted a career where I could help people and also provide a valuable service to society. Moreover, I feel that the funeral service profession is something I would like to explore more in depth because helping people is your main responsibility. Accordingly, I have found through my research and readings that the funeral service profession provides a invaluable service in helping deal with the emotional loss of a loved one with sensitivity and empathy to help the deceased to their final resting place. In addition, I want a career not to make a lot of money or be famous, but a career helping people celebrate the life of their departed love one. Hence, I feel that I possess the communication skills needed to express the sensitivity needed in sensitive situations such as the passing on a loved one. Accordingly, I am mature and possess the self-confidence needed in this profession. Also, I have the flexibility to work any hours since I am not married or have any children. Furthermore, I have a willingness to take responsibility for my decisions and the confidence to make them under stressful situations. Funeral service directors need to posses excellent written and oral communications skills to perform their job. In addition, I know I possess those skills to perform excellent service in those difficult and sensitive situations. Likewise, I believe I possess the ability to put people at 2

ease in their time of mourning. Moreover, I can remain calm under stressful situations and be professional at all times in dealing with grieving family members and friends. In addition, I possess the physical...
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