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Laundry Distributor

Requisition #: 186374
Location: Sibley Memorial Hospital, Washington, DC 20001
Category: Support Services (Services/Trades)
Work Shift: Day Shift
Work Week: Full Time (40 hours)
Weekend Work Required: Yes
Date Posted: May 13, 2019

Johns Hopkins Health System employs more than 20,000 people annually. Upon joining Johns Hopkins Health System, you become part of a diverse organization dedicated to its patients, their families, and the community we serve, as well as to our employees. Career opportunities are available in academic and community hospital settings, home care services, physician practices, international affiliate locations and in the health insurance industry. If you share in our vision, mission and values and also have exceptional customer service and technical skills, we invite you to join those who are leaders and innovators in the healthcare field.

Responsible for stocking clean linen carts with the appropriate par levels, delivering clean linen carts to units/floors in a timely fashion. Responsible for classification of clean linen. Responsible for back-up coverage and for assisting in the training of new coworkers as required. Responsible for unloading all Commercial Laundry carts, placing linen neatly on clean designated shelves. Responsible for loading/unloading commercial laundry truck. Responsible for picking up soiled linen from units on a scheduled basis and loading carts for delivery to laundry.

Work Location: Washington, DC

Day Shift Full time

Must be able to work the following hours: 5am - 5pm with Rotating weekends


Skills and Abilities Required:

1.Ability to speak and understand sufficient English to be able to receive verbal instructions and communicate basic information about job-related matters to Supervisor and fellow employees.
2.Ability to read and write sufficient English to fill out Laundry forms and records.
3.Ability to make accurate counts of items.

Minimum Education and Experience:

1.No minimum education required.
2.Previous Laundry experience desirable, but not required.


1.Pushing and pulling heavy laundry baskets and carts loaded with linen weighing up to 650 lbs.
2.Lifting or assisting in lifting and moving supplies in bags, barrels or drums which may be up to 100 lbs.
3.Frequent stooping and bending.
4.Tasks tend to be repetitive. Frequently will spend all day performing one task or group of tasks.

Johns Hopkins Health System and its affiliates are Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, sex, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, and or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law. Sibley Memorial Hospital provides a smoke-free workplace.


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