Laundry Attendant - Full Time

Pittsburgh, PA posted on January 16

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Lifespace Communities would like to introduce the opportunity to become a Laundry Attendant at Friendship Village of South Hills, a CCRC community located in Upper St. Clair, Pennsylvania. The shift that we are currently seeking is 3:00 pm to 11:30 pm.

The Laundry Attendant is responsible for collecting, cleaning and redistributing resident and community laundry. The Laundry Attendant performs these duties adhering to department procedures.

A few other details about the role:

  • Operate washer, dryer and iron to provide clean resident and community laundry and linen.
  • Sort laundry from dryer and fold, wrap or hang items; redistriute laundry to community storage areas and residents.
  • Collect and transport soiled laundry from various areas of the community to the laundry room following department procedures,
  • Adhere to departmental policies involving risk of exposure to bodily fluids and foster proper precautions when cleaning clothing, linen and isolation lanudry.
  • Ensure all resident laundry is properly labeled to allow for proper redistribution.
  • Maintain par inventory levels of community laundry such as bed sheets and towels; notify supervisor of shortages.
  • Conduct scheduled maintenance of laundry equipment while reporting any observations concerning structural equipment wear defects or malfunctioning equipment.
  • Initiate request for supplies and equipment needs to supervisor as well as confirm chemicals are labeled and stored correctly.
  • Comply with applicable federal, state and local laws, rules, and regulations; maintain knowledge of and follows all company policies and procedures.
  • Obtain knowledge and demonstrate the principles of Living Lifespace, person directed care and successful aging philosophies and their inherent core values of commitment, respect, compassion, dedication, teamwork and quality.
  • Team member will support, actively participate and act in accordance with the principles of the Living Lifespace service culture and be familiar with and fluent in the language and service pillars of Living Lifespace.
  • Maintain regular and punctual attendance at work and meetings.

And here’s what you need to apply:

  • No educational requirement. Must have ability to perform basic arithmetic, understand measurements and follow written and oral instructions.
  • No experience required. A willingness to learn is needed.
  • Ability to read, write and speak English sufficient to perform job duties and to interact and communicate with residents, vendors and team members.

Lifespace has enjoyed over 40 years of success and this is just the beginning. With new opportunities, continued growth, and the support from your Lifespace family get ready to ignite your life and experience Living Lifespace.

Lifespace Communities, Inc headquartered in West Des Moines, Iowa, is the nation's tenth largest senior living provider of non-profit retirement communities. The organization has annual revenue of over $250 million and employs over 2,800 team members. Lifespace Communities is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

Through more than 40 years of existence, Lifespace has remained true to its founding ideal: to help create exceptional, financially sound communities where people could enjoy a more rewarding and secure retirement. The organization is committed to excellence and innovation in creating communities that celebrate the lives of seniors. Lifespace serves over 5,000 residents.

The Lifespace Communities are as follows:

• Abbey Delray - Delray Beach, FL
• Beacon Hill - Lombard, IL
• Deerfield Retirement Community - Urbandale, IA
• Friendship Village Of South Hills - Upper St. Clair, PA
• Harbour's Edge - Delray Beach, FL
• The Waterford - Juno Beach, FL • Abbey Delray South - Delray Beach, FL
• Claridge Court - Prairie Village, KS
• Friendship Village Of Bloomington - Bloomington, MN
• Grand Lodge At The Preserve - Lincoln, NE
• Oak Trace - Downers Grove, IL
• Village On The Green - Longwood, FL