LAUNDRY ATTENDANT FULL TIME AND OT !
BELCAMP, MD 19720
The Laundry Attendant performs all stages of linen processing including collecting, transporting, sorting,
washing, drying, ironing, folding. Ensure the proper
cleanliness and sanitation of all soiled linens to maintain the highest standards of guest satisfaction. Must
follow the required procedures for handling, cleaning and disposing contaminated linen by adhering to
OSH guidelines for Bio-Hazard linen and BBP.
Duties and Responsibilities:
? Sort, wash, dry and fold all linens.
? Loads and unloads washers and dryers chutes.
? Sort linen by texture, soil, color and size.
? Identify stained or damaged linens and determine status for repair, stain removal and reject
procedures by performing pre and post treatment of stains.
? Operate and monitor washing and drying machinery, including adding chemicals and cleaning
lint traps on dryers.
? Set dryers and washers to designated times and temperatures based on fabrics contained in load
and according to machine instructions and requirements for proper washing and drying of linen.
? Inspect all linen removed from washer and dryer for cleanliness and quality and place in a clean
? Sort, fold and stock clean linen.
? Practice safe work habits, read warning labels, wear protective safety equipment and follow
MSDS and OSHA standards when handling, cleaning and disposing contaminated linen, BBP
etc. And using cleaning chemicals.
? Use equipment and laundry chemicals in accordance with hotel s safety procedures.
? Operate laundry efficiently and effectively to maintain a constant supply of clean linens for the
hotel and provide clean linen to Room Attendants on a timely basis.
? Follow all company safety and security policies and procedures; report any safety hazards,
accidents, or injuries to supervisor/manager.
? Report any needed repairs immediately to supervisor/manager (broken washers, dryers etc.)
? Maintain high standards of personal appearance and grooming, which include wearing the proper
uniform and nametag.
? Ensure that quality expectations and standards are maintained on all items laundered.
? Maintain cleanliness of laundry machinery and ensure laundry area is clean and organized at all
? Any other tasks/duties requested or assigned by Management.
? Ability to work with a variety of commercial laundry machines and equipment.
? Must possess good communication skills both written and verbal and able to understand and
accurately follow instructions.
? Ability to perform job functions with attention to detail, speed and accuracy.
? Ability to work under variable temperature conditions and noise.
? Become familiar with proper use of cleaning chemicals and be able to read and understand labels
on chemical bottles and work with cleaning chemicals.
? Ability to stand and walk for an extended period of time or for an entire work shift.
? Ability to push/pull lift and carry at least 50 pounds.
? Ability to bend occasionally, with infrequent need to squat.
? Must be able to perform repetitive hand and arm movements, twisting frequently, firm and simple
grasping constantly and overhead reaching occasionally.
? Must be flexible with scheduling and willing to work days, nights, weekends and holidays.
Education and Qualifications:
? High school diploma or its equivalent
? Laundry or housekeeping experience desirable