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Laundry Worker – St. Augustine, FL. (Temporary through January)

By November 20, 2018 No Comments

5PM-1:30AM
Rotating Weekends
Temp Assignment – Until Jan. 2019

Job Overview:

The Laundry Worker is responsible for the washing, drying, folding, sorting, and mending of clothes and linen.

General Responsibilities:

  • Sorts laundry items by label and loads laundry machines with bedding, surgical gowns, linens etc.
  • Adds detergent and other cleaning agents to the washer and adds when necessary germicidal/disinfectant solutions.
  • Adjusts water temperature and starts the washer.
  • Wrings out clean wet articles and places them in dryers for the measured time cycle.
  • Sorts and folds clean items into the appropriate storage bin.
  • Counts articles to verify laundry lists.
  • Use of weighing systems.
  • Soaks contaminated articles, and mixes and applies dyes and bleaches according to formulas.
  • May mend torn articles.
  • May transport soiled/clean linen.
  • May assist in training, assigning and checking the work of lower level employees.
  • Complies with all company safety and risk management policies and procedures.
  • Reports all accidents and injuries in a timely manner.
  • Participates in regular safety meetings, safety training and hazard assessments.
  • Applies all applicable OSHA and related local safety requirements to all assigned work.
  • Performs all work in accordance with established safety procedures.
  • Attends training programs (classroom and virtual) as designated.
  • May perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned.

Job Qualifications:

Experience/Knowledge:

  • High School diploma, GED or equivalent experience.
  • 1 to 2 years of related work experience.

Skills/Aptitude:

  • Must be able to coordinate the routine responsibilities of staff and resources.
  • Ability to present self in a highly professional manner to others and understands that honesty and ethics are essential.
  • Ability to maintain a positive attitude.
  • Ability to communicate with co-workers and other departments with professionalism and respect.
  • Ability to maintain a professional relationship with all coworkers, vendor representatives, supervisors, managers, customers and client representatives.
  • Ability to operate Laundry related equipment including but not limited to Washers, Dryers, Ironing equipment, and Folders.
  • Ability to provide clear directions and respond accordingly to employees.
  • Ability to use all relevant electronic and communication devices.
  • Adapts procedures, processes, tools equipment and techniques to accomplish the requirements of the position.

Job Type: Temporary

Salary: $10.00 /hour