Laundry Services Worker

Service New Brunswick - Edmundston, NB (30+ days ago)

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Service New Brunswick
Laundry Services Worker
Permanent, Part-Time
Open Competition

Service New Brunswick is seeking an individual to join the Laundry and Linen Services within the Health Services Division as a Laundry Services Worker in Edmundston.

Reporting to the Manager of Laundry and Linen Services, the successful candidate will be responsible for, but not limited to, the following duties and responsibilities:

Retrieves carts of soiled laundry.;
Empties and washes carts;
Sorts soiled laundry; removes and disposes of bio-hazardous materials; fills bags for tunnel washing;
Weighs and records soiled laundry bags;
Hoists laundry bags onto tunnel washer or loads washing machines;
Operates washing machines; monitors chemical levels of washing machines;
Monitors and fixes basic operational faults of tunnel washer and super track, as required;
Unloads washing machines and/or tunnel washer;
Loads clean, damp laundry into appropriate drying machines, or hangs to dry;
Unloads dryers; removes lint from lint baskets; removes hung clothes;
Sorts, folds and stores clean laundry;
Provides minor maintenance, adjustments and cleanings for laundry equipment;
Receives laundry requisitions;
Loads, scans, weighs, marks, records, and wraps clean laundry carts for delivery;
Distributes clean laundry carts; loads and unloads laundry trucks as required;
Shows others how to perform tasks or duties as part of the departmental orientation; as well as,
Maintains a clean and safe work area.

Possess a high school diploma or have successfully completed a G.E.D.
Written and spoken competence in French.

An equivalent combination of education, training and experience may be considered.

Applicants must clearly demonstrate the essential qualifications to be given further consideration. Please state your language capability on your application and ensure that preferred language for assessment is clearly identified.

May be required to work evenings, weekends, variable shifts, holidays, etc.
Candidates will be required to undergo Criminal History Clearance prior to appointment.

Resumes should be in chronological order specifying education and employment in months and years including part-time and full-time employment.

Hourly Rate: $16.99 - $18.29 - Canadian Union of Public Employees - Local 1251

We encourage applicants to apply on-line by clicking here or by mail at the following address by July 16, 2020 indicating competition number R85-2020/21-69. This competition may be used to fill future vacancies at the same level.

Service New Brunswick
Lincoln Place
P. O. Box 6000
Fredericton, NB E3B 5H1
Telephone: (506) 459-3911

We thank all those who apply, however, only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.

Candidates registered with the Equal Employment Opportunity Program and veterans, who demonstrate they are among the most qualified, shall be given preference at the time of appointment.

We promote a scent-reduced environment.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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