LAUNDRY WORKER REF NO: CHBAH 391 (1 POST)
Directorate: Linen Depo
SALARY: R122 595 – R144 411 per annum (Level 03)
CENTRE: Chris Hani Baragwanath Academic Hospital (CHBAH)
REQUIREMENTS: Adult Education and Training (AET) Level 3 or equivalent (Grade 7 /Standard 5). Basic understanding of Policies (Batho Pele Principles, Patients Right Charter, Occupational Health and Safety, Six Priorities and National Core Standards). Ability to work under pressure. Excellent interpersonal and organizational skill. Good written and verbal communication skills. Ability to liaise with internal and external stakeholders. Ability to communicate well with people at different levels. Ability to organize and plan. Ability to act with tact and discretion. Must be self-motivated. Ability to handle tasks of multidisciplinary nature and work independently and in a team. Knowledge of Labour Relations processes. Must be prepared to engage in intensive labour practices. High level of reliability. Good customer skills and competencies. Must be able to work under pressure and to take initiative. Knowledge of regulations and the legislative framework related to Laundry. Experience in a similar environment or health entity will be an added advantage.
DUTIES: Collect and receive soiled linen from the health institution for the laundry. Sorting of soiled and clean linen according to different categories. Prepare soiled linen for washing, prepare items for ironing, pressing and folding, wash iron, press fold, pack and dispatch back to clients. Convey ironed linen to conduct a quality check on finished linen. Rotation to different sections of the laundry Signs the attendance register on arrival and departure. Wear uniform on a daily basis as a protective measure. Wear a name tag on a daily basis. Promote professionalism (time management, adhere to the requirements of conditions of employment and code of conduct). Provide assistance to managers to the general laundry functions. Assisting with the rendering of an effective and efficient service within the laundry management services. Be prepared to work overtime when needs arise. Shift work is compulsory. Ensure a clean working environment. Carrying out any lawful and reasonable instruction as instructed by the supervisors. Adhere to timelines. Comply with the Occupational Health and Safety Act (OHSA). Perform other duties as allocated by the supervisor. Be willing to undergo continuous training and development programs. Attend meetings, workshops and training as approved by the supervisor. Comply with the Performance Management and Development System (Contracting, quarterly reviews and final assessment).
ENQUIRIES: Ms K Msomi Tel No: (011) 933 8845
APPLICATIONS: should be hand-delivered to The Director: Human Resource, Chris Hani Baragwanath Academic Hospital between 8 am and 3 pm at Ground Floor, Main Admin Building or posted to The Director: Human Resource, Chris Hani Baragwanath Academic Hospital, Private Bag X01, Pimville, 1808. No faxed or e-mailed applications will be considered.
NOTE: Applications must be submitted on a new Z83 form and must complete in full, obtainable from any Public Service Department or on the internet at www.dpsa.gov.za/documents. A recently updated CV that specifies the following should accompany the completed and signed form: All experience indicating the position, institution and respective dates (DD/MM/YY). Documents to be attached are Certified ID document, Certified copies of qualification/s including matric and relevant council registration certificate and proof of current registration (Where applicable). Relevant service certificates. Failure to submit all the requested documents will result in the application not being considered. If you have not been contacted within three (3) months after the closing date, please accept that your application was unsuccessful. Candidates will be subjected to Personnel Suitability Checks (PSC) – Verification (Reference checks- Provide at least 3 off which one must be immediate supervisor,(the Department shall reserve the right to conduct verification beyond names provided, where necessary); identity verification, qualifications verification, criminal record checks, credit/financial stability checks and employment verification).Persons in possession of a foreign qualification must furnish the Department with an evaluation certificate from the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA). The Department reserves the right to not make an appointment/fill the post. The recommended candidate may be subjected to medical surveillance as required by the Occupational Health and Safety Act, Act 5/1993. CHBAH reserves the right to utilize practical exercises/tests for Non-SMS positions during the recruitment process to determine the suitability of candidates for the post(s). CHBAH also reserves the right to cancel the filling of Vacancy or not to fill a vacancy that was advertised during any stage of the recruitment process. The Gauteng Department of Health is guided by the principles of Employment Equity; therefore, all the appointments will be made in accordance with the Employment Equity target of the department. People with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
CLOSING DATE : 19 March 2021