Delivery Professional

Brand:  Matthews Memorialization
Company:  Aurora Casket Company,LLC
Line of Business:  Funeral Home

Pleasant Hill, IA, US, 50327

Req ID:  12540


We believe that our Delivery Professionals are the heart and soul of our business, serving as the primary ambassadors to our valued customers.  We are currently seeking a dedicated and reliable FULL-TIME Delivery Professional to join our team at our Des Moines, IA  (Urbandale Area) Service Center.  


This position will be responsible for the delivery of new caskets to funeral homes in the surrounding area using company box trucks and vans.


Work Schedule:   Monday - Friday from 7am - 2pm.     Occasional Saturday availability needed.
Weekly Hours:     40+ hours per week.
Starting Pay:        $19 starting hourly pay rate.



We are dedicated to not only providing fulfilling work experience but also ensuring your overall well-being. When you join our team as a Driver/Warehouse Worker, you'll gain access to a robust benefits package that supports your physical, mental, and financial health.


-    Medical, Dental & Vision: Enjoy peace of mind with our comprehensive benefits package, including an employer HSA (Health Savings Account) contribution.
-    Earned Time Off: Recharge and rejuvenate with earned time off to spend on your terms.
-    Paid Holidays: Celebrate special moments and create lasting memories with paid holidays.
-    Floating Holidays: We value your flexibility, and we offer floating holidays to suit your schedule.
-    Financial Perks: 401(k) program, complemented by a company match, as well as an Employee Stock Purchase Program.
-    Education Perks: We believe in your continued growth and offer educational assistance to support your professional development.
-    Dependent Scholarship Opportunities: We care about your family's future, which is why we provide opportunities for your dependents to pursue their educational dreams.


Independence: As a Delivery Professional, you’ll have the autonomy to manage your daily tasks while being part of a motivated team that values your contributions.
Work Environment:  With our smaller warehouse, you will be working with only a few fellow co-workers in a relaxed, friendly work environment.
Work-Life Balance:  With our local deliveries, you can be home early afternoons, allowing you to enjoy quality time with your loved ones.
Physical Activity: Stay active and engaged on the job as you make a positive impact through your deliveries.
Benefits:  We offer our full time employees benefits from the first day including Medical, dental and vision.


  • Delivery of new caskets to funeral homes in the surrounding area using company box trucks and vans.
  • Contribute to our warehouse operations as required, assisting in tasks such as prepping, loading and unloading caskets, inventory management, and maintaining an organized workspace.
  • Service our customers with a friendly and welcoming smile.
  • Additional duties as assigned.


  • Previous delivery driver experience preferred; or equivalent combination of education and experience. 
  • Must be at least 21 years of age or older.
  • Must have current driver’s license (CDL is NOT required)
  • Ability to pass a DOT Physical, drug test and MVR Check.
  • Maintain a safe driving record, demonstrating responsible and cautious driving behavior.



  • 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: Des Moines