DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
POST 40/223: LAUNDRY WORKER
REF NO: ECHEALTH/LW/TOWH/01/09/2018
NUMBER OF POSTS: 2 POSTS
SALARY: R96 549 – R113 730 per annum (Level 02)
CENTRE: Amathole District, Tower Psychiatric Hospital
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: Abet or Grade 10 with 2 years Laundry /cleaning Experience. Grade 12 qualification will be advantageous. Understanding of a Laundry set up. Poses good communication skills, be able to work shifts especially night shift. Be able to rotate areas in the laundry. Honest and reliable Poses physical strength and to cope with physical demands of position. Be able to work as a team and or independently.
RESPONSIBILITIES: Render laundry services: Maintain a safe and clean working environment in line with health and safety standards. Collect linen from relevant depots. Keep an accurate record of linen collected and returned to relevant units. Follow the basic procedure guidelines in preparing and disinfecting linen for wash. Follow the basic procedure guidelines for washed and cleaned linen. Keep linen in a good state by inspecting, mending and marking laundry. Be able to operate various machines in the laundry (i.e., washing, dryer ironing and pressers). Iron, fold, count and pack laundered items and seal linen bags. Collect and deliver linen to clients. Sort, count and record dirty linen. Do all laundry responsibilities as directed by the supervisor. Report any machine defaults to the supervisor. Maintain laundry equipment/machines: Monitor equipment temperature. Keep laundry equipment in a proper state. Report defects. Check and request equipment services.
TO ENQUIRE, PLEASE CONTACT: Ms Mafani Tel No: 046 645 5007
To APPLY, send your CV attached to a Z83 form to:
- Post to: Amathole District Office, Private Bag x 022, Southernwood, East London 5200
- Hand deliver to: Human Resource Office, Amathole Health District 19 St James Road, Medical Centre Building, Southernwood, East London, 5200.
CLOSING DATE: 19 OCTOBER 2018