Join our award-winning team at University of Washington Medical Center (UWMC). Among the top ten medical centers in the United States as rated by U.S. News & World Report "America's Best Hospitals", UWMC prides itself on compassionate patient care as well as its pioneering medical advances. UWMC is operated by the University of Washington (UW) and serves as a training site for UW’s School of Medicine. The University of Washington is proud to be one of the nation’s premier educational and research institutions. Our people are the most important asset in our pursuit of achieving excellence in education, research, and community service. Our staff not only enjoys outstanding benefits and professional growth opportunities, but also an environment noted for diversity, community involvement, intellectual excitement, artistic pursuits, and natural beauty.
Our Environmental Services department has an outstanding opportunity for a temporary/hourly, variable shift, STOCKROOM ATTENDANT 1.
Under general supervision, the individual will:
Meet laundry trucks from the central laundry receive linen into appropriate staging areas
Collect and transport soiled linen to the soiled holding areas at the loading dock in a safe and legal manner
Deliver exchange carts and closets/drawers of clean linen as determined by established par levels
Assist in maintaining and recording the physical linen room inventory as required in Linen Helper
Respond to customer service calls and/or pages for clean linen deliveries and soiled linen pick-up and log to customer log sheets
Perform related duties as required
REQUIREMENTS: High school graduation or equivalent. Six months of applicable experience may be substituted for education requirements.
DESIRED: Competitive candidates for this position will exhibit clear and concise communications skills, both verbal and written, have at least six months of experience in linen/laundry, and have the ability to lift up to 50 pounds and be able to handle 2 heavy (300 lbs to 450 lbs) carts of linen items for delivery to areas on the units.
Founded in 1861, the University of Washington is one of the oldest public institutions in the west coast and one of the preeminent research universities in the world. The University of Washington is a multi-campus university comprised of three different campuses: Seattle, Tacoma, and Bothell. The Seattle campus is made up of sixteen schools and colleges that serve students ranging from an undergraduate level to a doctoral level. The university is home to world-class libraries, arts, music, drama, and sports, as well as the highest quality medical care in Washington State and a world-class academic medical center. The teaching and research of the University’s many professional schools provide undergraduate and graduate students the education necessary toward achieving an excellence that will serve the state, the region, and the nation. As part of a large and diverse community, the University of Washington serves more students than any other institution in the Northwest.