Responsible for laundering linens and personal clothing for the Facility and its residents.
-Sorts, washes, dries, and neatly folds the linens. Returns clean linens to designated areas. Picks up soiled linens from wings. Notifies supervisor when in need of new linens. Fills linen carts on all neighborhoods.
-Changes the laundry products of soap, softener, bleach as needed. Notifies supervisor if we are getting low.
-Cleans lint from the three dryers as often as needed, and at end of each shift. Changes and checks lint screen behind the washers as often as needed, (several times a shift).
-Cleans washers and dryers off at the end of each shift.
-Sweeps and mops floor at the end of each shift. Wet mops floor daily. Keeps clean linen room neat and clean. Removes trash from wastebaskets at the end of each shift. Completes daily cleaning.
-Wears gloves and gowns when sorting anything soiled. Wears goggles when needed. Washes hands after handling anything soiled and after removing gloves.
-Informs Maintenance Department or supervisor of need of equipment repair. Follows directions on how to use both the washers and dryers.
-High School diploma or equivalent preferred
-Laundry experience helpful
-Ability to deal with time pressures and stress.
-Must be able to distinguish colors.
-Able to be on your feet for long periods of time.
-Able to lift over 25 lbs.
**About SSM Health St. Mary's Care Center:**
St. Mary's Care Center is a 184-bed skilled nursing and rehabilitative facility located on the West side of Madison. Affiliated with St. Mary's Hospital, St. Mary's Care Center is recognized as a leader among Wisconsin nursing homes. We are committed to providing an excellent quality of life for each resident. St. Mary's Care Center offers award-winning clinical services in a caring and compassionate atmosphere. Many residents make the Care Center their year-round home. Some are with us for memory care, others for short-term rehabilitation services. In all cases, residents and their families take active roles in developing person-centered care plans.
SSM Health complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability or sex