Laundry Assistant

at Life Flora Hospital
Location Roodepoort, Roodepoort, South Africa
Date Posted
Category Admin & Office
Job Type FULL_TIME
Work Hours Day
Salary Units MONTH
Currency ZAR

Description

A vacancy exists for Laundry Assistant, based in Laundry department at Life Flora Hospital, reporting to Nomsa Msibi, Laundry Supervisor. The successful candidate will be responsible for collection, handling, washing and distribution of linen throughout the units.

 

Critical Outputs

 

Operating of industrial laundry equipment

Liaison with management

Good housekeeping

Maintaining health and safety regulations

Waste disposal management

Washing, ironing, and folding of linen.

Distribution and accurate recording of linen to all units in the facility.

Cleaning, mopping and dusting in laundry.

Cleaning of laundry equipment.

Control the linen levels in units according to requirements.

Control the quality of the linen distributed and received.

Accuracy in daily counting of linen.

Stock take of linen to be done as required.

Neatness and cleanliness of linen store room required.

Keeping accurate records of totals of linen collected and distributed in units.

 

Requirements

 

Grade 12 certificate or equivalent

Experience in laundry services in a hospital will be considered to be an advantage

Knowledge of infection control, health and safety procedures is an advantage.

Understand, speak, read and write English

Able to work flexible hours; working 12 hours shift, alternative week ends & public holidays

Able to maintain accuracy on figures recorded

Work under stressful conditions

Neat appearance and personal hygiene

 

Competencies

 

Problem-solving, analysis and judgement

Attention to detail

Resilience

Engaging diversity

Professional and technical proficiency

Excellence orientation

Building relationships

Customer responsiveness

Organisational awareness

Action orientation

Ethical behaviour

 

Interested candidates can send their CV