This position is located at the West Texas VA Health Care System, Environmental Management Services, in Big Spring, TX. This position is assigned as a Laundry Worker Journey-man level. This position operates an industrial type washer and dryer for laundering of various textile materials uniforms, and scrubs. Major duties and responsibilities include (but are not limited to) Rotates through a variety of work sites in the textile care processing facility to meet workload demands. This may involve unloading soiled linen bags from a truck, dumping linen bags into a conveyor system, then transporting to the sorting and classification area; Clean assigned nurse servers, exchange carts, floor carts and other types of linen for distribution; Processes personal clothing and government owned uniforms by sorting and grouping linens according to their classification procedures; Clean and wax the flat-work ironer and replace ribbons; Fold laundry according to procedures, to include ironed flat-work, hand folding pajamas, robes and other rough-dry items; Ensure all carts, baskets, and exchange carts are covered while being delivered; Requesting linen items from the consolidated textile facility; Operate clean laundry processing equipment to standards. Work Schedule: Monday through Friday 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. or Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Recruitment & Relocation Incentives: Not authorized
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