Overview

Laundry Services Worker in Toronto, ON

City of Toronto

Branch Toronto ON CA

Position:
Laundry Services Worker
Location:
Toronto, ON

Attaches and removes labels from residents’ clothing, mends and performs minor repairs. (Sews by hand or operates sewing machine.) Attends staff and committee…

Reporting to the Manager of Building Services, the successful incumbent is responsible for the following:

  • Maintains linens and residents’ belongings
  • Picks up soiled laundry from resident rooms and returns cleaned laundry
  • Operates washer and dryer
  • Folds clean laundry or hangs laundry as appropriate
  • Attaches and removes labels from residents’ clothing, mends and performs minor repairs. (Sews by hand or operates sewing machine.)
  • Attends staff and committee meetings as part of a co-operative team approach for the well being of the residents
  • Attends in-services training as required
  • Responds appropriately to residents needs
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Key Qualifications:

  • Experience in commercial or institutional laundry services or assembly line or warehouse/order picking.
  • General knowledge of washing equipment, textiles and laundry formulae.
  • Ability to maintain co-operative working relationship with residents and staff.
  • Ability to read and write and follow verbal and written instructions.
  • Fundamental knowledge of the Occupational Health and Safety Act, WHMIS and other legislation and regulations that relate to this work.
  • Ability to perform various cleaning duties.
  • Ability to operate, lift and move various equipment and heavy items.
  • Willingness to work weekends, shifts and holidays as required.
  • Ability and willingness to provide a service that enhances the dignity and respects the diversity of residents.
  • We thank all applicants and advise that only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.

    Please note that all applicants are encouraged to provide a valid email address for communication purposes. Applicants who provide an email address may receive their written correspondence with respect to this job posting directly to the email address provided with their application. As an applicant, it is your responsibility to ensure that you check your email regularly to receive this correspondence.

    Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the hiring process as required under the City of Toronto’s Employment Accommodation policy. Applicants need to make their needs known in advance.

    or proceed with Standard Application Form.

    Employment Type: Part Time
    Location: Toronto, ON, CA
    Posted on: 2014-07-13
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