U.S. Army Medical Command Laundry Worker in Tacoma, Washington
Summary About the Position: Madigan Army Medical Center, Environmental Services Branch. Incumbent must have knowledge of a Linen Service work area in order to receive and identify numerous types of linen; conduct physical inventories, and utilize a cart exchange system in a medical treatment facility. Responsibilities Receive, identify, validate, weigh, unload and store laundry and linen. Use automated equipment to locate, access, and move linen for shipment to various clinics. Use a computerized automatic transport system to ship linen to various clinics for daily use. Maintain weight log sheet on all linen received from the Linen Contractor in order to maintain the proper inventory of linen for each clinic. Participate in physical inventory of all hospital linen in order to maintain appropriate stock level. Calculate weekend and holiday linen requirements in an electronic format based on patient load information and usage history. Requirements Conditions of Employment Qualifications Who May Apply: US Citizens Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community; student; social). You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience. There is no specific length of training or experience required. However, you must be able to demonstrate, through experience shown in your written application materials that you possess the sufficient knowledge, skills, and abilities to successfully perform the work of this position without more than normal supervision. Minimum Qualifications (Screen Out Element): Ability to perform common Laundry Worker duties under minimal supervision such as collecting, receive, and store linen and apparel; assemble and issue clean linen. Work under normal supervision of a work leader or journey-level employee who observes tasks in progress and upon completion to make sure they are properly performed. Ability To Do The Work Of The Position Without More Than Normal Supervision (Screen-out Element)Ability to Interpret Instructions, Specification, etc.Dexterity and SafetyKnowledge of MaterialsTechnical Practices (theoretical, precise, artistic)Work Practices (includes keeping things neat, clean and in order) PHYSICAL EFFORT: Work requires lifting bundles weighing approximately 25 pounds when placing bundles for delivery and pushing heavy carts frequently weighing in excess of 650 pounds for extended distances and up a moderate incline. Works on hard surfaces and in areas that require continuous standing, stooping and bending. WORKING CONDITIONS: Work is performed indoors in areas that may be cold and drafty because of proximity to loading dock. Education Additional Information Male applicants born after December 31, 1959, must complete a Pre-Employment Certification Statement for Selective Service Registration. You will be required to provide proof of U.S. Citizenship. Two year trial/probationary period may be required. Direct Deposit of Pay is required. Selection is subject to restrictions resulting from Department of Defense referral system for displaced employees. If you have retired from federal service and you are interested in employment as a reemployed annuitant, see the information in the Reemployed Annuitant information sheet. This is a Career Program (CP) 13 - Supply Management position. You may claim military spouse preference. If a MSP applicant is determined best qualified and selected, placement must be at the full performance level for priority consideration. Multiple positions may be filled from this announcement. Salary includes applicable locality pay or Local Market Supplement. Interagency Career Transition Assistance Program (ICTAP). If you are a Federal employee in the competitive service and your agency has notified you in writing that you are a displaced employee eligible for ICTAP consideration, you may receive selection priority for this position. To receive selection priority, you must: (1) meet ICTAP eligibility criteria (2) be rated well-qualified for the position and; (3) submit the appropriate documentation to support your ICTAP eligibility. To be considered well-qualified and receive selection priority applicants must satisfy all qualification requirements for the position and receive a score of 90 or above. Additional information about the program is on OPM's Career Transition Resources website. If you are unable to apply online or need to fax a document you do not have in electronic form, view the following link for information regarding an Alternate Application. Payment of Permanent Change of Station (PCS) costs is not authorized, based on a determination that a PCS move is not in the Government interest. Further certification from this announcement may take place up to 90 days beyond the closing date of this announcement.