The incumbent of this position participates in the complete program of the Textile Care Section of Environmental Management Service at the Dayton VA Medical Center in Dayton, Ohio. duties will involve folding, bundling, loading and uploading linen carts, inspection of linen and distribution are performed for processing requested linen inventory for the Dayton VAMC and the Community Based Outpatient Clinics (CBOC). Major duties include but are not limited to: Required to weigh clean and soiled linen carts daily and fold and bundle linen. Delivers linen and linen carts to specific areas throughout the Medical Center using exchange cart system and alEx machines. Accuracy is required when counting items as each linen item has different par levels. Linen items are neatly arranged according to type of item. Receives small orders by phone and completes a short order form to deliver recurring small linen orders to areas. Responsible for maintaining security of linen to the extent possible; linens must be covered with protective cover during transport. Inspects the linen daily for pinholes or worn items which are too thin for use. Required to operate a 25-50 pound washer and dryer unit to process mops to meet emergency needs. Checks emergency clean linen cart daily and order linen items to bring them up to correct par level. Works as a helper on laundry truck as needed. Responsible for sanitation and appearance of the clean linen carts, clean linen storage areas and keeps linen section dust and lint free as possible. Required to participate in housekeeping assignments in keeping their area clean and neat and performs related duties as directed by the Textile Manager. Must be able to read and understand quotas listed on a laundry ticket, count linen items accurately, keep orders and items separated according to area of usage. Required to walk or stand continuously on concrete floors, bend, and use hands and arms constantly. Frequently lifts linen bundles weighing up to 25 pounds. Work Schedule: Monday - Friday, 7:00 am - 3:30 pm Position Description Title/PD#: 90803A Relocation/Recruitment Incentives: Not authorized
Providing Health Care for Veterans: The Veterans Health Administration is America’s largest integrated health care system, providing care at 1,255 health care facilities, including 170 medical centers and 1,074 outpatient sites of care of varying complexity (VHA outpatient clinics), serving 9 million enrolled Veterans each year.