Jamestown Regional Medical Center

Laundry Technician

Location
Jamestown, ND
Salary
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Posted
Nov 11, 2020
Ref
1896
Job Type
Long-Term
Hours
Part Time
Overview

Part-time, benefited position working 48 hours per two week pay period. Days of work are Monday - Friday wiith hours from 6 am - 2:30 pm and sometimes 4:00 am -12:30 pm. Holiday work is rotating. Weekend work is every other Saturday during the pandemic.

The laundry technician is responsible for providing an adequate supply of clean and sanitary linen for direct and indirect patient care. The technician also is responsible for sorting, pre-spraying, washing, drying, inspecting, folding and delivering of the processed linen. The technician is also responsible for keeping their work spaces and areas clean.

Responsibilities

  • Sorts and processes all linen into groups according to laundry type.
  • Pre-spray and sometimes soak heavily soiled/contaminated items before processing.
  • Weigh soiled linen and record on forms provided.
  • Load washing machine and monitor operation.
  • Unload washing machine and load into dryers. Reload washing machine and continue washing process.
  • Unload dryers and fold and sort clean linen according to linen type.
  • Load clean/folded linen onto delivery cart and delivery to multiple areas throughout the facility.
  • Maintain work area in a clean and orderly fashion via daily sweeping, mopping and cleaning of equipment.
  • Check and clean lint from the dryers daily.
  • Collect soiled linen throughout the facility as time allows.
  • May interact with patients while delivering/retrieving linen.
  • May do some simple mending when needed.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned or requested.


Qualifications

1. PREPARATION AND TRAINING

Must be able to follow oral or written orders.

2. WORK EXPERIENCE

No formal experience is required (1 to 2 years experience preferred). On the job training is provided.