Laundry Aide

Abbotsford, BC
Salary: $20.00 to $20.56 /hour

Job Description

Tabor Village is a Christian Community of care with 4 facilities available for our seniors. The Tabor Manor provides Independent Living accommodations, the Tabor Court for Assisted Living needs and Tabor Home and Valhaven for those requiring Complex Care. *We are currently looking for motivated Laundry Aide for Valhaven Care Home. This is a graveyard position working 2300 – 0600.

We would love to hear from you if you would like to be a part of a dynamic and compassionate team providing seniors with “Care from the Heart”


Position Summary:

Under the direction of the Housekeeping Laundry Supervisor washes, cleans irons and delivers residents `clothing and institutional laundry

Duties and Responsibilities

1. Sorts, soaks , washes and dries linens and resident’s clothing

2. Over sees the daily functions, routines, tasks of the Laundry room

3. Loads and unloads non-domestic washers, and dryers; operates same by setting temperatures, switching on and off machine and determine length of time of drying cycle

4. Washes and dries blankets, afghans, comforters according to procedures

5. Notifies Supervisor of machine malfunctions

6. Performs other related duties as assigned

7. Scrutinizes linen for tears and lint and makes repairs as required

8. Ensures that established standards of production and safety are met; maintains related records

9. When directed to do so by Supervisor oversee the laundry room routines

10. Sorts, folds and counts and records linen for control purposes

11. Issues linen and maintains unit linen under the direction of Supervisor

12. Maintains the laundry department in a clean, safe and sanitary manner

13. Distributes linen to user area; loads and unloads laundry delivery trucks

14. Operates equipment such as irons, folders, computers and labeler

15. Ensures safety practices and procedures are adhered to


Education, Training and Experience

· Grade 10 or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience

· 1 year recent related experience in a commercial/industrial laundry environment

· WHMIS trained and certified

Skills and Abilities

· Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing

· Ability to deal with others effectively and in a positive manner

· Physical ability opt carry out the duties of the position

· Ability to organize work

· Ability to operate all related equipment

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