UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON

Specification for Class

WASHROOM EQUIPMENT OPERATOR 1

UW CODE AND REPRESENTATIVE GROUP

8513 (WFSE Campuswide)

CLASS SERIES CONCEPT

Perform tasks necessary to sorting and wash deck activities.

BASIC FUNCTION

Perform sorting and wash deck duties; operate institutional laundry equipment.

DISTINGUISHING CHARACTERISTICS

First-level class of series. Under direct supervision, perform routine washroom tasks (e.g., sorting linens) and operate washroom equipment.

TYPICAL WORK

Sort, mark and prepare soiled laundry for washing;

Load, unload and operate large institutional washers, extractors, tumblers and other washroom equipment;

Assist with preparation of washing chemicals;

Maintain sanitary washroom environment and equipment;

Perform related duties as required.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS - UW Contract Classified

Six months of experience in a commercial laundry or three months of experience in a large institutional or large commercial laundry. Completion of a training course in washroom operations may substitute for two months of experience.

Equivalent education/experience will substitute for all minimum qualifications except when there are legal requirements, such as a license/certification/registration.

New Class: 1-3-73
Revise Class: 5-21-81
Revise MQ: 7-2-90
CSR Class Conversion (mc): 06-01-05