The tasks an Undertaker is expected to perform include:

Supervising arrangements for funeral including provision of coffin, burial clothes, flowers, etc., according to requirements

Obtaining data from family for supply of coffin of suitable size and arranging for digging of grave of required dimensions and type

Providing burial clothes of kind required for draping coffin and covering body

Arranging for hearse (vehicle for conveying coffin ) to transport body to grave yard

Arranging for wreathing and flowering required for occasion

Supervising lowering of coffin into grave by bearers

Suggesting kinds of tomb-stone available and making arrangements for its preparation and installation on grave

Making arrangements for band for occasion

Arranging for examination of corpses after getting necessary permission from authorities

Transferring remains in hermetically sealed coffin and arranging for transport of remains to clients

Skilled in making all the necessary arrangements required for a funeral

Ability to obtain all the necessary information of the deceased from the family members

Skilled in supervising the pallbearers in lowering the coffin into the grave

Knowledge of different types of tomb-stones available

Will be updated




Physically fit

It is a field job

Need not handle a team

Local travelling is necessary

Part-time work and contractual jobs maybe available

Work from home option is not available

Working hours

Flexible working hours

Minimum 8 hours of working everyday

Shift system maybe available

Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needs?

This job is considered mildly hazardous or dangerous

One may develop occupational hazards such as mental stress, joint pains, back pain, etc. if not taken care of

For freshers - INR 8,380 to INR 20,825 per month

For candidates with experience - INR 10,000 to INR 25, 000 per month

(These figures are indicative and subject to change)

Market Trend of Public Administration in India

Public administration is a system through which the government carries out its business of ruling and controlling effectively. This system has been created in order to maintain a civil society and to cater to the needs of the public. Any unelected public employee who deals directly with the general public can be said to be a public administrator. They perform a wide range of functions, including managing city budgets, developing policy and legislation, implementing policies, analysing data to determine and solve public needs, ensuring security, etc. Its functions come under the spheres of public well-being. Maintaining public administration is the first and foremost responsibility of any government.

There are a number of jobs and career prospects for an Undertaker have a promising career in India in future.

Morgue houses

Cities and towns across India