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Laundry Worker

Environmental Services
Job Competition Closed

Location: Whitehorse General Hospital
Competition No.: 2012-283
Closing Date: Jan 07, 2013

Classification/Level: L01
Pay Rate: Hourly pay range of $22.03 to $27.88
Employment Status: Term Full Time Position
Monthly/weekly hours: 75 hours bi-weekly
Start Date: Jan 01, 2013
End Date: Dec 31, 2013

Reporting to the Manager Environmental Services, the laundry worker provides laundry/linen services to all areas of the hospital and customers under contract by processing soiled linen, uniforms and patient’s clothes. This position also operates a variety of industrial laundry equipment such as washers, dryers, folder, weight scale, lifts, conveyor sorting belt, light table, labeling/thermopatch and sewing machines. In addition, this position weighs, folds, sorts, mends and inspects linens; and prepares linen exchange carts for delivery to user areas.


The following are knowledge and skills required for this position:

  • General knowledge of hospital/commercial laundry procedures.
  • Knowledge of operating commercial laundry equipment.
  • Ability to maintain laundry machines.
  • Ability to follow safety procedures when operating laundry equipment.
  • Ability to work in a team environment.
  • Reliability.
  • Effective interpersonal skills.
  • Cross cultural awareness.

The successful candidate will have 3 to 6 months experience in institution/commercial laundry operations and must have WHMIS (or obtain within the first month of hire). Custodial or housekeeping experience is an asset.


How to Apply:
Quoting competition #2012-283 e-mail your resume by 4.00 p.m. Jan. 7, 2013

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