The position is at the full performance level located in the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), Veterans Health Administration (VHA), at the VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System (GLA) in the Environmental Management Service. The Laundry Worker position is organizationally located in the Office of Textile Care Facility and functions under the supervision of the Laundry Plant Business Manager, Chief and Assistant Chief. Incumbent rotates through a variety of work sites in the textile care processing facility throughout tour of duty to meet workload processing or production standards. This may involve, on a rotating basis, assisting in unloading soiled linen bags from the soiled linen truck, dumping these bags onto a conveyor system for transporting to the sorting and classification area, where incumbent may also be required to sort soiled linen items according to classification procedures. Incumbent operates the small piece folders and flatwork, ironer. Incumbent shakes out articles of wet linen items checking for knots, damage, and stained items; feeds damp pieces of linen into flatwork ironers using a spreading-feeding device, or by hand-feeding directly into the ironer. Incumbent may be responsible for cleaning and waxing the flatwork ironer and for replacing ribbons; receives items at receiving end of ironer. Incumbent feeds garment and apparel through garment finish steam tunnels; folds rough dry items by hand. Incumbent is responsible for loading clean textiles in bulk carts; preparing clean textiles for shipment; and receiving soiled textiles, weighing and recording soiled and clean weights Work Schedule: Will be an 8 hours depending on the needs of the organization Compressed/Flexible Schedule: Not Available Position Description Title/PD#: Laundry Worker/PD12461A 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.