Johns Hopkins Medicine Linen Delivery Worker in Baltimore, Maryland




Linen Delivery Worker

Requisition #: 176830

Location: Johns Hopkins Hospital/Johns Hopkins Health System,

Baltimore, MD

Category: Support Services (Services/Trades)

Work Shift: Night Shift

Work Week: Full Time (40 hours)

Weekend Work Required: Yes

Date Posted: Oct. 11, 2018

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Position Summary :

Under minimal supervision of the Linen Services Group Leader/Supervisor, assembles, inspects and counts linen. Transports both clean and soiled linen. Comprehends and demonstrates the delivery process as it relates to the Towline Operations for the Supply Chain Shared Service Center.

Delivers and distributes routine linen orders. Pulling of soiled linen chutes. Records inventory using hand held devices. Unloads and load linen trailer, replenishes linen shelves and cleans shelves as required. Operates ScrubEx dispensing equipment. Understands and delivers linen to various locations throughout the hospital, in accordance with established linen delivery standards. Empties soiled linen chute by end of shift 100% of the time. Accurately counts and records delivery amounts and return amounts as required by inventory control system. Loads and unloads supply linen trailer based on the guidelines established by the department. Stocks shelves in neat orderly manner, rotating stock as necessary. Cleans shelves using appropriate cleaning solutions. Ensure machine are filled and soiled scrubs collected by end of shift 100% of the time.

Job Details

A. Education:

Requires a minimum of a high school diploma or GED.

B. Knowledge:

Requires ability to read and understand English in order to follow instructions, job assignments, schedules and work orders. Ability to utilize and understand universal safety precautions when delivering.

C. Skills:

Ability to operate electrical tow motor. Must be able to count and accurately complete inventory sheets. Highly effective interpersonal communication skills to interact with medical staff, patients, visitors and other hospital employees.

D. Required Licensure, Certification, Etc.:

Requires active certification for motorized pallet jacks and tow motor through Hospital Safety and Environment within 6 months of hire. Requires evidence of Hospital towline operations competency within 6 months of hire.

E. Work Experience

Requires a minimum of 9 months’ experience.

F. Machines, Tools, Equipment:

Operates ScrubEx dispensing equipment. Materials handling equipment, hand held computers, bar code scanners.

Work Location: Johns Hopkins Hospital / 1780 E. Fayette St B124

40 hours per week Night Shift/ Weekend Work Required

Grade: UA

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.