Delivery Professional

Brand:  Matthews Memorialization
Company:  The York Group, Inc.
Line of Business:  Funeral Home

Baton Rouge, LA, US, 70806

Req ID:  11248


Our Delivery Professionals are the face of our company and the key representative to our customers. This is a PART - TIME Delivery Professional position for our Baton Rouge, LA Distribution Center.. 


Matthews International is a leading Manufacturer and Distributor of Caskets for the funeral industry and this position will be responsible for the delivery of new caskets to funeral homes in the surrounding area.


Our Delivery Professionals can expect to work a First Shift, home every afternoon.   We are looking for qualified candidates to work a few weekdays as well as being available on weekends (rotating).   Our Delivery Drivers can expect to work 25 - 29 hours per week with a starting hourly pay rate of $20.


Why You Will Love Working For a Matthews International:


  • Starting hourly pay rate of $20 - hourly with opportunities for pay increases.
  • First Shift hours, home every afternoon.  Up to 29 hours weekly.
  • Independence: spend the majority of your day handling deliveries and interacting with our customers outside.


  • Delivering memorialization products (new caskets ) to funeral homes in a company provided truck or van.
  • Responsible for delivery and warehouse duties as needed.
  • Provide customer service with a smile to our customers.
  • NO CDL License is required.


  • Previous driver experience preferred; or equivalent combination of education and experience. 
  • Ability to work a first shift as well as being available to work weekends when needed.
  • Must have current driver’s license and ability to obtain DOT medical card.
  • High School Diploma or General Education Degree (GED) preferred.



  • Regularly required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and talk, hear and see.  
  • Regularly lift and/or move up to 50+ pounds. 
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
  • The noise level in the work environment may be high.

* Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals to perform the essential functions.



Matthews Memorialization is a leader in the memorialization industry who is committed to helping customers grow their businesses and helping families move from grieving to remembrance by providing products of superior craftsmanship and revenue generating programs and services. Within this industry, our Environmental Solutions is focused on the design and manufacture of advanced combustion systems. Matthews Memorialization is a (MATW) Matthews International company.   

At Matthews International, what makes us different is what makes us great.  We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need.

Matthews International affords equal employment opportunities to employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetic information, age, disability or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.  Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled.

Matthews International endeavors to make our employment website and application process accessible to all users and applicants. In doing so, Matthews International provides reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. If you have a disability and require a reasonable accommodation or assistance completing the application process, please contact a member of our Human Resource Team.


Nearest Major Market: Baton Rouge