Part-time Laundry Aide - Evening Shift

  • 100 Belle Aire Ave, Bourbonnais, IL 60914, USA
  • Part-time
  • Department: Environmental Services
  • Job Title: Housekeeper/Laundry Aide
  • Status of Employment: Part Time
  • Shift Type: PM Shift
  • Name of Location/Facility: Kankakee Terrace
  • Represented position?: This is a Represented Position. Union membership requirements will be applied as per the current Union Contract with this center.

Company Description

About the facility:

Under new leadership:  Transitional Care Management (TCM) now manages this Specialized Mental Health Rehabilitation Facility (SMHRF) as of 9/1/2019.  The goal of the facility is to prepare individuals to return to a more independent setting or return home with their families. While we have many team members that have been with the center for several years, we are expanding.  

  • During the interview, you may hear:  ‘You can expect to be busy, and time will fly by on your shift, but you will go home knowing you made a difference in someone’s life.’

Kankakee Terrace has 146 beds and we provided rehabilitative treatment to individuals seeking to recover from their illness.  The Administrator often says, “Our focus is recovery and rehabilitation”. 

Location:  With many restaurants located around the corner, we are just 2 minutes west from I-57.

PPE:  No PPE Shortages here!  We have PPE (including N95 & Surgical masks) for our team members.  Join us and we’ll keep you protected!

  • *Join us and love what you do again.

Job Description

Laundry Aide 

Shift hours:  1:00 pm - 9:00 pm with every other weekend rotation

Starting wage:  $12.10/hour + benefits

Shift:  Evening Shift 

  • Skillfully use laundering equipment to safely and thoroughly clean linen, keeping the work area clean and safe.
  • Help ensure laundry operations run smoothly by alerting the supervisor when equipment stops working properly, if supplies are needed and when linen is damaged.
  • Receives linens by bag, cart or chute from the floors. Sorts all articles by kind, color and degree of soil. Inspects all laundry and linens and records all damaged or stained items.
  • Operates washers and dryers according to recommended capacity and other manufacturers' guidelines. Ensures necessary chemicals are added in the correct quantities prior to wash cycles.
  • Folds clean linens and stores as appropriate. Operates linen feeder, sheet folder, towel folder and table linen ironer machines.
  • Assists in daily linen counts for monthly inventories.
  • Responds quickly to guest requests in a friendly manner. Follows up to ensure guest satisfaction.
  • PPE:  No PPE Shortages here!  We have PPE (including N95 & Surgical masks) for our team members.  Join us and we’ll keep you protected!

Qualifications

  • High school graduate or equivalent.
  • One year experience working with the elderly and the physically and/or mentally impaired in an Activity Department, or an equivalent combination of training and experience is preferred.

Additional Information

Similar titles:  Laundry Attendant Assistant Housekeeping Environmental

Note: This job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities or qualifications associated with the job.

  • *Join us and love what you do again.
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