UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON
Specification for Class
LAUNDRY OPERATOR 1
UW CODE AND REPRESENTATIVE GROUP
8515 (WFSE Campuswide)
8647 (WFSE HMC)
CLASS SERIES CONCEPT
Perform tasks necessary to the processing of linen.
Perform institution laundry processing tasks.
First-level class of series. Under direct supervision, perform routine laundry processing tasks, such as inspecting, pressing and folding.
Inspect, patch, count, mark, sort, fold, bundle and tie processed laundry;
Iron and press institution clothing and linens;
Operate flat iron steam pressers and small piece folders;
Collect and prepare laundry items for processing;
Fold rough-dry items, e.g., patient gowns and isolation gowns;
Check processed laundry requests and deliver products to user areas or floor carts;
May load and operate washing machines and tumblers;
Perform related duties as required.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS - UW Contract Classified
Three months of experience in an institutional or commercial laundry. Completion of a training course in laundry operations may substitute for required laundry experience.
New Class: 1-03-73
Revise Class: 5-21-81
CSR Class Conversion (mc): 06-01-05