Posted on April 28, 2022 by Jobcare

Central Karoo Health District
SALARY : R104 073 per annum
CENTRE : Prince Albert Hospital

REQUIREMENTS : Minimum requirement: Basic numeracy and literacy. Experience: Appropriate experience in a linen bank in a hospital/health facility environment. Inherent requirements of the job: Valid Code B/EB driver’s license. Ability to work with laundry machinery and equipment. Willingness to work overtime, weekends and public holidays when operationally required. Willingness to be trained and relief personnel in other departments as the need arises (CSSD, Workshop, Housekeeping, Kitchen) etc. The incumbent must be strong enough to lift heavy objects and be on their feet the entire day. Competencies (knowledge/skills): Computer Literacy will be an advantage. Ability to read, speak and communicate (verbal and written) in two of the three official languages of the Western Cape. Experience in a laundry environment will be an added advantage.

DUTIES : Daily sorting, wash, dry, prepare, fold and iron of linen. Load/unload soiled or clean linen. Empty soiled linen bags for sorting and counting and the sealing and stacking of clean linen bags for dispatching. Assist with the mixing of chemicals and the washing of linen. Do linen counts and statistics within the laundry unit. Pushing heavy linen trolleys to and from the linen bank and wards/departments in the hospital. Follow and maintain general hygiene and safety directives in the linen bank. Maintain safety measures for apparatus and equipment and report broken apparatus and equipment. Assist with the
informal in-service training of new employees. Stock control in the laundry unit as well as in the hospital.

ENQUIRIES : Ms C Frolick Tel No: (023) 541-1300

APPLICATIONS : The District Manager: Garden Route District Office, Private Bag X6592, George, 6530.

NOTE : No payment of any kind is required when applying for this post.
CLOSING DATE : 13 May 2022

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