LAUNDRY AIDE (PART-TIME, DAYS) – Extendicare Red River Place

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    negotiable / monthly
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    4 weeks ago
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    Health Care

Requisition #2312437 Job LocationCanada-Manitoba-Selkirk Job StreamFood Service/Housekeeping/Maintenance~ Job TypePermanent, Part-Time Number of Positions Open1 Start Date of Employment ASAP Posting Date04-Oct-2018 Travel RequiredNot Required Educational RequirementsCollege Diploma Languages RequiredEnglish Job Description LAUNDRY AIDE (PART-TIME, DAYS) – Extendicare Red River Place Candidates are invited to apply for the permanent, part-time, daytime position of Laundry Aide to work at Extendicare Red River Place, a 104-bed long-term care facility, located in Selkirk, Manitoba. The Laundry Aide collects, sorts, washes, dries and folds linens and personal clothing laundry and personal clothing in accordance with established policies and procedures. RESPONSIBILITIES Collects/receives laundry and sorts according to type, condition and weight. Follows specific instructions for treatment of soiled linens. Separates loads according to classification. Washes and dries laundry following instructions for machine operations, designated washing and drying times, etc. Sorts personal clothing or puts aside for repairs. Folds laundry as required, sorts for delivery to appropriate units. Observes operation of machines and reports malfunctions to Supervisor. Assists in maintaining laundry facilities, equipment and supplies. Advises Supervisor of inventory levels of chemicals and linen shortages. Adheres to established department policies, procedures regarding quality assurance, fire safety, environment and infection control. Participates in facility meetings as assigned. Attends in-service education programs QUALIFICATIONS Frequent standing, walking, squatting, reaching and lifting of heavy soiled linens but in controlled amounts or with assistance. Basic understanding of washer and dryer operations and some knowledge of chemicals used in process preferred. Ability to work safely, following established safety practices and procedures. Ability to read and write English and to follow instructions in English Candidates will be required to provide a Criminal Record Check (acceptable if within 6 months) and an Adult Abuse Check CLOSING DATE: October 31, 2018 Interested applicants may forward their resume in confidence to the attention of: James ZaretskiMaintenance ManagerE-Mail: jzaretski@extendicare.comPhone: (204)482-3036Fax: (204) 482-9499133 Manchester Ave., Selkirk, MB, R1A 0B5