Banner Health Cottonwood School , WY 82201
Operating a hospital is more than IV bags and trauma rooms. One might be surprised by the number of people and the hats they wear who work behind the scenes to make sure a hospital runs smoothly and safely for our patients, visitors and staff. Each one plays a critical role and is part of a team to ensure the best care for our patients.
This position will work within laundry services at Platte County Memorial Hospital as well as transport clean and dirty linens to and from Wheatland and Torrington.
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About Platte County Memorial Hospital
Platte County Memorial Hospital offers a full range of inpatient and outpatient services, including an Outpatient Clinic which brings in more than 20 of the region's top physicians in nine different medical specialties to help care for southeast Wyoming residents. A $16 million renovation created a new inpatient wing, surgical suite, and diagnostic imaging departments while making enhancements to the emergency department and laboratory.
In Wheatland, Wyoming, you'll enjoy a quality lifestyle in a close-knit community that is located just 70 miles north of Wyoming's capital city of Cheyenne. You'll experience a wealth of recreational opportunities in southern Wyoming, including many lakes and the nearby Laramie Peak and Medicine Bow National Forest areas. We are also an easy drive from all of the recreational and cultural activities available in Colorado's Rocky Mountains and the city of Denver.
About Banner Health
Banner Health is one of the largest, nonprofit health care systems in the country and the leading nonprofit provider of hospital services in all the communities we serve. Throughout our network of hospitals, primary care health centers, research centers, labs, physician practices and more, our skilled and compassionate professionals use the latest technology to make health care easier, so life can be better. The many locations, career opportunities, and benefits offered at Banner Health help to make the Banner Journey unique and fulfilling for every employee.
This position collects, sorts, washes and dries facility linens, scrubs and resident personal clothing. In addition, transports laundry to and from assigned facility and various locations as needed in accordance with department/facility policies, procedures and protocols. This position also inspects and removes from service items unfit for use, distributes items throughout the building to ensure adequate supply of linens.
Collects and sorts soiled linens from various locations into compatible washing types in preparation for washing. Loads washers with soiled linens, selecting the proper wash formula for the items loaded in the washer.
Performs finish work on linens and clothing including unloading washers, loading dryers, folding linens and distributing linens to storage areas throughout the facility. The distribution of linens also involves putting resident clothing in the correct residents closets and drawers.
Delivers and picks up laundry to and from assigned facility within the assigned area.
Responds to all job calls in a timely manner. Communicates status updates and location information as required in accordance with department protocols to help facilitate work flow.
Inspects vehicle on a daily basis and ensures vehicle is in good running condition and scheduled maintenance (e.g. gas, oil, tuned, washed, vacuumed, etc.) has been completed. Reports all mechanical problems or concerns to immediate supervisor.
Maintains accurate log of vehicle runs and all other vehicle activity.
Requires the ability to work independently and as part of a team without continuous supervision. Must be able to interpret and respond to verbal and written instructions.
Must be able to communicate effectively with others by phone and verbally. Must be able to operate company owned vehicle and possess a valid drivers license and be eligible for coverage under the companys auto insurance policy with an excellent driving record. Must be knowledgeable of the street layout and grid of the assigned locations.
Prior laundry experience preferred.
Additional related education and/or experience preferred.