Housekeeping - Laundry Associate
Are you an individual who has a passion for managing multiple priorities?
Do you like to deliver high quality service?
Are you a perfectionist and like things just so?
Is your energy high and you connect easily with people?
At Vivage, we’re recognized as a national leader driving high quality service innovation for seniors and value for our investors. Vivage Senior Living is the combined entity of two established Colorado senior housing and post-acute healthcare leaders: Quality Life Management and Piñon Management. "Vivage" means "celebrating aging" inspiring our focus to create innovative and customer-driven models filled with personalized and meaningful living experiences.
We are a senior health care, solution driven company which provides right care.. right place..right time. Our Mission, Vision and Pillars of Commitment have come from our collective personal awareness and professional dedication to the importance of each person we serve, each employee we work with, and each business partner we have. At Vivage we bridge today’s healthcare opportunities with innovative strategies and solutions.
Engaging Culture ~ Competitive Pay ~ Growth Opportunities ~ Great Benefits ~ Family Environment ~ Payactiv
OVERVIEW OF THE ROLE
The Laundry Worker will pick up, deliver, sort, weigh, wash, dry, iron, fold, stack, and hang residents and community laundry. In this role, the laundry aide uses household and industrial laundry equipment as well as maintains the cleanliness of laundry areas. The person holding this position is delegated the responsibility for carrying out the assigned duties and responsibilities in accordance with current and existing federal and state regulations and established company policy and procedures.
Linen Maintenance Duties:
Wash garments and linens in an electrically-powered washing machine and adjust valves to proper temperature
Use soap and other solutions at appropriate times
Transfer washed clothes from washer to dryer and to baskets for distribution
Hang finished garments on hangers, or fold and stack garments
Wear gloves as necessary when handling dirty linens. Wash hands after contact with any soiled linen
Wash contaminated linens separately if necessary
Be willing to perform routine tasks on a continuous basis and keep up with flow of work
Handle, store, process, and transport all linens in a manner that will prevent the spread of infection
Linen Support Duties:
Report malfunctions of equipment
Distribute clothes to residents’ rooms
Clean laundry area and equipment
Ensure that residents’ clothes are properly identified and labeled with indelible ink pen
Report losses and damages of resident’s laundry
Maintain inventory of linens and laundry supplies
SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE:
Knowledge of commercial laundry processes, equipment, and procedures for both washing and ironing materials.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
High School Diploma or GED preferred
One year of laundry experience preferred; experience with use of household and industrial washers and dryers
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer
- Pay Type Hourly
- Employment Indicator Regular