Good Samaritan Society Laundry Assistant in Red Oak, Iowa

Laundry Assistant

Location: 2640 - GSS Red Oak

Address:

201 Alix Ave

Red Oak, Iowa, 51566-1001

United States

Employment Type: Part-Time

Hourly: 9.75 - 10.50

Shift: Day

Job Description

Is responsible to perform the following according to Good Samaritan mission, location standards and procedures:

• Prepares and launders soiled linen and clothing; folds and distributes clean linens; labels, cleans, hangs and returns personal clothing to its rightful owner. Inspects mechanical lift slings and sling straps for fraying and wear as directed by the Safe Resident Handling Program. Removes from service as necessary. Safeguards resident’s property. Keeps residents’ closet / drawer areas orderly; respects residents’ storage and laundering decisions. Completes appropriate forms and documentation. • Cleans and disinfects folding table / area, linen trucks and personal delivery carts daily; cleans and disinfects washers and dryers at least daily, (more often if needed) including control panels, and doors; dusts and damp mops laundry room area floors daily. • Maintains residents’ self-esteem, privacy and confidentiality of personal information. Safeguards residents’ property. Assists to assure residents’ living areas are pleasant and orderly. • Observes and reports residents’ conditions to appropriate staff. Receives and shares information. • Cleans dryer lint screen at least three times daily. • Demonstrates adherence to OSHA and CDC guidelines to minimize infections by following aseptic techniques including those that apply to blood borne pathogens in sorting and working with laundry, including impervious gowns, clean disposable gloves and sharps disposal.

Qualifications

Minimum of six months on-site/on-the-job training.

Ability to communicate and comprehend.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, marital status or other protected status.