Laundry Operator

Job Ref: GSL01
Sector: Manufacturing & Production
Job Type: Permanent
Date Added: 14 March 2019
  • Bedford, Bedfordshire, South East, England MK40 1LN
  • £7.83 - £8.21 per Hour
  • Blue Arrow Bedford
  • 01234 217001
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Laundry Operator  
Hours:                 37.5 hours per week 
                           Initially 6.30-2.30pm & 1.30-9.30pm alternating shift.
                           Night shift is currently being considered to meet demand. 
Contract:             Permanent
Location:             Bedford
Salary:                Start rate  - £15,268.50 (£7.83/hr) + Productivity Bonus if monthly targets are met.
                           1st April - £16009.50  (£8.21/hr) +                               "
April 2019- Other applicable rates
On successful completion of an Induction Program the rate will rise £8.546/hr
Further progression to a 'Multi Skilled' operator will attract a hourly
rate £8.766/hr
                              *all rates above attract a productivity bonus if targets are met.
This is routine manual work in the operation of laundering work wear. Work involves a variety of miscellaneous tasks to ensure that soiled laundry will be cleaned and returned in a sanitary condition. The working environment is clean and warm.
Laundry workers operate large industrial machines to wash and dry garments. When the garments arrive in the laundry they are sorted according to soiled condition fabric and cleaning treatment and then marked for the appropriate machined programmed washes.   Cleaned items are then dried using tumble driers. Dried laundry is then folded and placed on Packing trolleys ready for the next process. Other duties including Packing , Goods In and Picking Orders.
Laundry workers are expected to carry out basic maintenance work on the machines, loading and unloading of chemical drums when they need to be replaced.    
 Skills and attributes:
Good practical skills to operate and adjust machinery
Good observation skills and attention to detail
The ability to work methodically and follow instructions and written procedures.
Good timekeeping skills
The ability to count and measure accurately.
Ability to follow oral and written instructions.

 If you are interested, please apply now or call us on: 01234 217001.
Blue Arrow
11/04/2019 09:00:00
GBP 7.83 7.83