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Laundry Aide in Mississauga at Revera Inc

Date Posted: 1/17/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Division: Retirement

Site: The Beechwood

Site Address: The Beechwood,1500 Rathburn Road East,Mississauga,ON,L4W 4L7

Employment Type: Part Time

Expiration Date: 15/02/2019

 


Reporting to the Director of Environmental Services, the Laundry Worker is responsible for the collection, sorting, washing, repair and delivery of Resident’s laundry.

Key Responsibilities

  • To assist in the collection and sorting of soiled personal clothing and linens and pre- treat stains as required;
  • To load and unload washers and dryers ensuring that proper settings are used and that chemical supplies are at an appropriate level;
  • To inspect soiled linens or personal laundry and complete any required repairs, e.g. rips, tears, buttons;
  • To fold , segregate and stack linens and residents' clothing and ironing as required;
  • To deliver linens and clothing to appropriate areas;
  • To adhere to established facility policies and procedures, including safety rules and safe working practices;
  • To complete documentation as required according to facility policy/job routines;
  • To be aware of the Resident Rights & Responsibilities and endeavor to respect and promote it;
  • To attend in-service training as required in order to better serve the needs of the residents;
  • To attend staff meetings as required to be aware of changes in Residence that have taken place;
  • To participate in the Quality Improvement Program;
  • To work in a position of trust with vulnerable adults (residents);
  • To uphold and promote the organization’s values and philosophy relating particularly to ethics, morality, and integrity as set out in Revera’s Code of Conduct;
  • To complete other duties as assigned.

 

Qualifications

  • Strong oral and written English communication skills
  • Knowledge/experience in commercial laundry procedures and ability to meet physical requirements of the job
  • Ability to follow instructions and provide feedback on a day to day basis
  • Must be familiar with standard sewing and mending techniques
  • Demonstrated knowledge of proper linen care and stain removal
  • Proficiency in a second language is an asset
  • Must provide a complete and current (within six months) Vulnerable Sector Check (including a Criminal Background Check) or be willing to obtain one.