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Elderwood at Lockport Laundry Aide in Lockport, New York

Laundry Aide

Requisition ID

2021-16452

# of Openings

1

Area of Interest

Facilities

Company

Elderwood

Location

Elderwood at Lockport

Position Type

Regular Full-Time

Shift

Evenings: 3p-11p

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Overview

Elderwood at Lockport is seeking a Laundry Aide to join our dedicated housekeeping staff. This role is critical to the health and well being of our residents.
We are offering both Part Time and Full Time opportunities.

Position Overview:
Laundry team members assist with ensuring the health and well-being of our residents by providing laundry support. This position is responsible for caring for facility linens and personal clothing of residents in a variety of ways including collecting, laundering, folding and returning the fresh, clean linens/clothing to the designated locations.
Benefits:
A complete benefits package including health, dental, and vision coverage
401K PLUS Employer Matching
Access to Tuition Assistance Programs
Paid vacations & holidays
Uniforms Provided
Full & Part Time OptionsAbout Elderwood at Lockport:
Elderwood at Lockport is located in a park-like setting in the City of Lockport, near the historic Erie Canal and the renowned "Flight of Five" locks. This skilled nursing facility with a long tradition in Eastern Niagara County conveys a friendly, family-like atmosphere. A unit dedicated to rehab services features a spacious gym for physical, occupational and speech therapy. Residents with dementia benefit from Elderwood's personalized, structured Seasons Memory Care programs.

Responsibilities

Consistently demonstrates the Elderwood iCARE Values.
Sorts soiled linen or clothes into appropriate categories according to type, soiling, fabric and color.
Labels residents clothing and retains records of personal possesions of each resident.
Assists in locating missing articles of clothing.
Loads washing machines, selects wash cycle, adds soaps, detergents, and bleaches.
Transfers washed linen or clothes into dryers and start machine.
Sorts dry linen, and folds and prepares for delivery to designated areas within the facility.
Prepares for delivery, and distributes personal garments of residents.
Removes lint and dust from machines, and keeps laundry area clean on a daily basis.
Practices good infection control measures in the processing of laundry items and in personal habits.
Handles responsibility for keeping compounds and hazardous substances properly stored.
Assists with studies of new products or laundry methods when necessary.
Arrives to work on time, and works as scheduled; responsible for own transportation.
Observes and practices confidentiality of resident information and privacy when performing job duties.
Performs other duties as assigned by supervisor, management staff or Administrator.

Qualifications

Minimum 18 yrs. age required, HS diploma or equivalent preferred.
Position-related experience preferred but not required.
An interest in the laundry operation necessary.
Ability to follow written and verbal instructions required.
Respect for residents' privacy and rights; respectful and dignified treatment of residents required.

Employee Perks!

401K Retirement Plan with Company Match, Clean, Neat & Newly Renovated Facility, Free On-Site Parking, Free Uniforms, Life Insurance, Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance, Quiet rural neighborhood, Strong leadership, Substantial employee referral program, Tuition reimbursement program, Uniform Provided

EOE Statement

WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. Applicants and employees are considered for positions and are evaluated without regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status or any other protected Federal, State/Province or Local status unrelated to the performance of the work involved.

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