Prepare bodies for interment in conformity with legal requirements.

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Indiana Average Salary $36,230.00
Average Time to Fill 0 days
Typical Education Post-secondary certificate or some college courses
Typical Experience Over 1 year, up to and including 2 years
10 Year Projected Openings (2021-2031) 19
10 Year Expected Percentage Change (2021-2031) 0.00 %

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Top Job Duties and Responsibilities

Handling and Moving Objects

Apply cleansing or conditioning agents to client hair, scalp, or skin
Employ hair, cosmetic, or nail care instruments
Apply cosmetic products
Prepare bodies for interment
Embalm corpses
Sew materials by hand
Arrange decorations or furniture for banquets, dining venues, or social functions

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Related Licensing Requirements

Embalmer Only (18-0000000152)

IC 25-15-4-4 Embalmer licenses Sec. 4. An individual may be an embalmer only if, on June 30, 1985, the individual had an embalmer license issued by the state board of embalmers and funeral directors.

- Indiana Professional Licensing Agency~State Board of Funeral and Cemetery Service (3172343031)
- http://www.in.gov/pla/funeral.htm

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