Applicants will be considered for interviews based on the information provided in their application to the Region of Halton including a current resume and cover letter. We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those under consideration will be contacted. ONLY online submissions will be considered.
At the Region of Halton, we treat everyone with respect, honesty, fairness and trust. As an equal opportunity employer, we are committed to establishing a qualified workforce that is reflective of the diverse population we serve. The Region of Halton is committed to providing accommodations throughout the recruitment process. If you require accommodation please notify us and we will work with you to meet your needs. We encourage applications from all qualified individuals; however, only those under consideration will be contacted.
This posting is for future part-time or casual employment opportunities. Please specify which long term care home(s) you wish to be considered for.
The successful candidate will possess a secondary school diploma and the ability to operate laundry equipment and prioritize tasks. Good oral and written communication skills and the ability to work both in a team and independently are required. The candidate must have an understanding of the Residents’ Bill of Rights and Compliance Standards as set out by the Ministry of Health and Long Term Care. A general knowledge and understanding of workplace safety and basic computer skills are also required.
You make a positive difference in people’s lives because you provide high quality customer centered services. You operate within a highly ethical environment and you will be accountable for going the extra mile, listening to your customers, creatively meeting needs, and always being respectful to those you serve. As a result, you will be part of a qualified and strategic team recognized widely for caring, excellence, integrity, inclusiveness and flexibility.
The successful candidate will be made an offer of employment on condition that the Regional Municipality of Halton receives a current original and acceptable Criminal Records Check, including a Vulnerable Sector Screen and a current two-step tuberculosis test (both obtained within the past six (6) months) by the first day of employment. Flexibility in schedule and work assignment with a focus on service to the residents is required. Must be willing to work the designated schedule and able to perform all the necessary physical tasks associated with the laundry function.
Sorts soiled linen/articles.
Weighs articles and documents results.
Washes soiled articles.
Dries laundered articles.
Hangs/folds laundered articles.
Presses items as required.
Performs minor mending.
Delivers wagons to resident home areas and distributes articles appropriately.
Differentiates between “dry clean” and water wash articles.
Updates resident/number lists.
Documents missing and found actions/returns from linen service.
Orders laundry chemicals/supplies.
Monitors and confirms daily linen quotas.
Responds to the customer/client enquiries.
Labels personal effects of residents.
Cleans laundry equipment/area.
Responds to priorities/emergencies.
Informs Supervisor of any issues.
Performs other duties as assigned
January 14, 2020
December 31, 2020
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