Catholic Health Initiatives Laundry Tech in WILLISTON, North Dakota

Laundry Tech

Description

Job Summary:

The purpose of this position is to supply clean laundry to all departments within the hospital.

Is held accountable for policies and procedures of the department, organization, and CHI. Additionally, the position serves as a role model for ethical management behavior and promotes an awareness and understanding of positive ethical and moral principles consistent with the Mission, Vision and Behavior Standards of Mercy Medical Center.

Essential Duties:

  1. Infection control guidelines and procedures are carefully followed.

  2. Soiled linen in picked up, weighed and recorded at specific times.

  3. Used linen is sorted according to fabric and degree of soil, with

careful observation for potential safety hazards (i.e. pins, sharps,

personal belongings, etc.)

  1. Linen is washed and dried according to department standards and

guidelines.

  1. Laundry chemicals including soaps, detergents, bleach and other solutions are accurately used according to established procedures.

  2. Linens are inspected for holes, defects, flaws and quality of cleanliness.

  3. Defective items are repaired or referred for corrective handling.

  4. Linen items are carefully folded and stacked.

  5. Linen carts are loaded with required amounts of fresh linen and taken

to designated areas of the hospital.

  1. Laundry equipment is operated and cared for according to manufacturers’

specifications and department policy and is maintained in good operating

condition.

  1. Supplies are used appropriately and not wasted.

  2. Linens are stacked and delivered according to specifications to assure

availability.

Qualifications

Certifications

NA

Education

NA

Experience

Six months related experience and/or training preferred.

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Demonstrates a commitment to service, organization values and professionalism through appropriate conduct and demeanor at all times.

  • Adheres to and exhibits our core values: Reverence: Having a profound spirit of awe and respect for all creation, shaping relationships to self, to one another and to God and acknowledging that we hold in trust all that has been given to us. Integrity: Moral wholeness, soundness, uprightness, honesty and sincerity as a basis of trustworthiness. Compassion: Feeling with others, being one with others in their sorrows and joys, rooted in the sense of solidarity as members of the human community. Excellence: Outstanding achievement, merit, virtue; continually surpassing standards to achieve/maintain quality.

  • Maintains confidentiality and protects sensitive data at all times.

  • Adheres to organizational and department specific safety standards and guidelines.

  • Works collaboratively and supports efforts of team members.

  • Demonstrates exceptional customer service and interacts effectively with physicians, patients, residents, visitors, staff and the broader health care community.

Catholic Health Initiatives and its organizations are Equal Opportunity Employers

Job Food Service/Housekeeping

Primary Location NORTH DAKOTA-WILLISTON-MERCY MEDICAL CENTER

Daily Schedule 1

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 40

Weekends Required Every Other

Req ID: 2017-R0116071