This position is located in the Environmental Management Service, at the Charles George VA Medical Center, Asheville NC. The primary purpose of the position is to receive clean laundry, prepare linen carts for distribution within the medical center, and remove soiled laundry/linen from the medical center. Works in a laundry/linen service processing approximately (1) million pounds of linen annually. The linen is received through two (2) VA Medical Centers and Department of Labor Sharing Agreements. Included in the duties will be sorting linen by classification and customer, correctly identifying personal clothing, and maintaining accurate counts preventing loss or mixing customer's linen. Receives bulk clean laundry items (linens, clothing, uniforms, etc.) from Mtn. Home VAMC delivery truck and prepares carts with said laundry items for distribution to appropriate locations throughout the medical center. Incumbent loads dirty laundry items on delivery truck for return to Mountain Home VA laundry facility. Performs routine housekeeping duties in work area including sweeping·, mopping, dusting, vacuuming, etc. Performs other directly duties as assigned.
Internal Number: 598393500
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