Laundry Technician Part Time Evenings

Metron Integrated Health Systems | Big Rapids, MI

Posted Date 3/29/2018
Description

3p-7p, weekend rotation

Position Summary:

Laundry Workers collect and sort soiled linen, load and unload machines, and fold clean linen. They distribute linens to residents while contributing to team efforts and professionally interacting with residents, visitors, and team members.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Sort soiled laundry and presoak as required.

  • Items are to be weighed and loaded into washers. Select the appropriate cycle and water temperature. Add suitable laundering chemical in accordance with item being washed.

  • Once washed, load wet linens into dryer and select appropriate drying temperature, time, and cycle according to linen type.

  • Sort and fold clean laundry for storage or distribute to linen carts in storage rooms.

  • Resident's personal laundry is to be pressed and folded then delivered to resident rooms using clean linen carts. Check these items for repair or replacement needs as well as identification labels.

  • Follow Infection Control procedures for laundering isolation linens and clothing.

  • Drapes and privacy curtains are to washed monthly, quarterly, and as scheduled.

  • Escort soiled linen carts to solid linen holding area

  • Perform daily, weekly, monthly, and annual cleaning of laundry department. This includes floors, sinks, machines, lint traps, and carts according to the schedule.

  • Use and store equipment and supplies appropriately and safely to avoid injury.

  • Maintain good personal hygiene and adhere to uniform requirements.

  • Attend staff meetings and in-services as required.

  • Keep the Lead Housekeeper informed of pertinent events or equipment concerns.

  • Adheres to Patient Rights and reports suspected deviations to charge nurse or administration.?

  • Perform other tasks as required.

 

Metron's Expectations of all Employees

  • Adheres to all Metron's Policies and Procedures.

  • Conducts self in a manner that represents Metrons Values at all times.

  • Maintains a positive and respectful attitude with all work-related contacts.

  • Consistently reports to work on time, prepared to perform the duties of the position.

  • Meets productivity standards and performs duties as workload necessitates.

  • Maintains the privacy of all patient information and company proprietary information.

  • Treat residents, family members, visitors, and team members with respect and dignity.

  • Able to safely perform the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.

  • Must maintain an active license or the required certification-if required in ones role.

 POSITION REQUIREMENTS

Education, Training, and Experience:

  • High School Graduate or equivalent required.

  • Previous laundry experience in industrial or commercial setting beneficial

Specific skills, knowledge, and abilities:

  • Must have knowledge of laundry machines and chemical cleaning solutions.

  • Must be able to complete two loads of laundry per hour.

  • Communicate effectively with elderly or disabled residents, other employees, and visitors.

  • Dependable and work independently as well as under supervision.

Category
General Labor | Other
Job Type
Part Time

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Address725 W. Fuller
Big Rapids, MI 49307