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Alberta Health Services Laundry II Part Time in Fort McMurray, AB

Alberta Health Services

Branch Fort McMurray AB CA

Position:
Laundry II
Location:
Fort McMurray, AB

Inspects clean linen for damages and stains and identifies items for repair, rewash or discard. The Laundry II is responsible for a variety of tasks associated…

The Laundry II is responsible for a variety of tasks associated with the preparation and washing of soiled linen in addition to the distribution of clean linen and wearing apparel in accordance with Alberta Health Services Standards and Practices. This position will be required to operate all commercial laundry equipment as well as transport soiled & clean linen.

Key Responsibilities:
– Transport, sort, weigh and record soiled linen and apparel for processing
– Load and unload washing and drying equipment, ensuring appropriate capacity for each piece of processing equipment
– Sorts and folds clean linen and apparel
– Inspects clean linen for damages and stains and identifies items for repair, rewash or discard
– Surgical Textile re-processing, inspection, folding, mending and O.R pack make-up in compliance with CSA standards Transport clean linen to patient care units
– Performs PH and Titration testing
– Check and maintain laundry chemical levels and replace as necessary
– Monitor and adjust workflow and volume to maximize equipment utilization and meet output requirements
– Perform regular safety inspections and identifies potential hazards
– Maintain accurate record of equipment failure
– Identifies and reports Health and Safety concerns to supervisor
– Make recommendations on required laundry supplies
– Provide training and orientation to new Laundry staff
– Communicates to the supervisor any requested quota changes, linen shortages and equipment problems

In addition to a competitive rate of pay, AHS currently has a Fort McMurray Allowance in place to an annual maximum of $12,480. This allowance is non-pensionable and is payable on an hourly basis for all hours paid at the basic rate of pay.

Qualifications:

– Minimum Grade 10 or recognized equivalent
– Knowledge of verbal and written English, arithmetic and weights, normally associated with high school graduation
– Completion of Laundry Chemical or equivalent courses preferred
– Operation of laundry equipment, processing, textile management, and distribution
– Industrial Laundry experience preferred

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Employment Type: Part Time
Location: Fort McMurray, AB, CA
Posted on: 2014-12-17
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