Laundry Worker – Day shift- Enjoy a rewarding and challenging position with a nonprofit organization that has been helping educate, train and provide employment opportunities for individuals with disabilities since 1955. Eggleston is currently seeking applicants for full time Laundry Workers at the laundry facility in Portsmouth. Position must be filled by an individual with a documented disability.
The laundry worker will work as part of team processing linen in an industrial laundry setting, including laundry from hospital facilities. Laundry worker will: hand fold linen according to customer specifications; feed linen items into pressing and ironing equipment; soil sort, count, pack, and weigh linen for delivery; and must follow all safety regulations. Positions must be filled by an individual with a documented disability.
Qualified applicants must provide documentation of disability with application to be considered. Must be available to work Monday thru Saturday between the hours of 7:00 am and 5:00 pm as scheduled and have the ability to work a flexible work schedule that includes working rotating weekends and holidays. Must be able to read, have the physical stamina to work in an industrial laundry that is susceptible to prolonged periods of cold or high temperatures, foul odors, viewing and sorting of linen soiled with variety of body fluids and be willing to work in a biohazard area. Must be able to stand for duration of the shift and be able to lift up to 50 pounds. Must have no communicable diseases. Pre-employment drug screening required.
Hourly rate of $10.35 per hour. Interested applicants should click here to apply on line. Only applications submitted with documentation of a disability will be considered.
E.O.E. M/F/Disabled/Vet/Affirmative Action Employer -does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, and membership in an employee organization, retaliation, parental status, military service, protected veteran status or other non-merit factor.