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Crematory Operators

Where in the military? In the military: see titles from the Army or Marine Corps.

What they do:
Operate crematory equipment to reduce human or animal remains to bone fragments in accordance with state and local regulations. Duties may include preparing the body for cremation and performing general maintenance on crematory equipment. May use traditional flame-based cremation, calcination, or alkaline hydrolysis.
On the job, you would:
  • Clean the crematorium, including tables, floors, and equipment.
  • Document divided remains to ensure parts are not misplaced.
  • Embalm, dress, or otherwise prepare the deceased for viewing.

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Job Outlook

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Salary
$28,420
$19,750
$40,200
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