This position will be required to operate all commercial laundry equipment as well as transport soiled and clean linen. Transport, sort, weigh and record soiled linen and apparel for processing. Sorts and folds clean linen and apparel. Inspects clean linen for damages and stains and identifies items for repair, rewash or discard. Performs PH and Titration testing. Check and maintain laundry chemical levels and replace as necessary. Perform regular safety inspections and identifies potential hazards. Make recommendations on required laundry supplies. Communicates to the supervisor any requested quota changes, linen shortages and equipment problems.
As a Laundry II, you will be responsible for transporting, preparing and washing soiled linen and distributing of clean linen and apparel. Your typical duties may include sorting and weighing soiled linen; loading, unloading and operating washing and drying equipment; preparing surgical textile packs; monitoring and adjusting workflow and volume to maximize equipment utilization and ensuring equipment is working properly.
Classification: Laundry II
Union: AUPE GSS
Department: NZ LLB HC Laundry and Linen
Primary Location: Lac La Biche HC W.J.Cadzow Bld
Multi-Site: Not Applicable
Posting End Date: 22-SEP-2020
Employee Class: Casual/Relief
Date Available: 02-OCT-2020
Hours per Shift: Varies
Length of Shift in weeks: Varies
Shifts per cycle: Varies
Shift Pattern: Days
Days Off: Other
Minimum Salary: $19.43
Maximum Salary: $21.23
Vehicle Requirement: N/A
Completion of Grade 10 or equivalent. Physically capable to lift up to 20kg, walk and/or stand for the duration of your shift, and perform repetitive physical movements.
Additional Required Qualifications:
Good interpersonal skills required. Ability to communicate effectively in both verbal and written format. Physical Effort/Strength required. Pushing and pulling of laundry carts. Standing for the majority of the shift. Repetitive hand and arm motion. Regular forward bending and reaching.
Completion of Laundry Chemical or equivalent courses preferred. Industrial Laundry experience preferred.