Laundry Area Team Lead - FT (Day Shift)

Roanoke, VA, US, 24014

Job Summary

Functions as a team leader for a group of 6 to 8 employees in the linen processing, surgical pack room, cart make-up or linen delivery areas.  Provides general direction for team employees and works with Shift Manager or Operations Manager to help manage workflow.

Duties include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Trains personnel and provides ongoing instructions.  Conducts new employee training, orientation and safety meetings, provides follow up training as necessary and ensures that employees attend required in-service training.
  • Performs and/or participates in all work functions, meeting or exceeding quality and quantity standards.  Acts as a role model in this respect, leading by example in the areas of productivity, positive work attitude, and safety.  Steps in and assists others with workload as needed.
  • Coordinates work flow through assigned areas and rotates personnel to maintain proper workflow and productivity.  Manages both the flow of linen and the placement of laundry personnel. 
  • Informs the supervisory staff of job performance issues from the floor. Assists with the input of productivity information into the Produce It program.
  • Informs Supervisors, Internal Operations Manager or maintenance personnel of any equipment needing maintenance.
  • Adheres to the Linen Services Department dress code, as well as established Standards of Courtesy. Sets the example in personal appearance, attitude and good communication skills. 
  • Communicates to all employees within their work group, production needs and/or changes general information and procedural and/or policy changes.  Maintains a positive demeanor and actively supports the goals of the company and the business unit.

To learn more about the Laundry Facility and how the linen gets cleaned, you can watch this video:

Take care of each other: That is what we do at Carilion Clinic, a family of award-winning community hospitals and physician practices. We care for our neighbors and each other as family. The strength of our healthcare system comes from strength at all levels. Our facilities teammates keep our system functions working as one.

Minimum Qualifications

Education: High school diploma or GED preferred.  

Experience: Minimum of one year experience in Linen Services, required!

Other Minimum Qualifications: Effective communication skills necessary; must be calm, courteous and professional. Must be able to operate all processing equipment in the linen processing, surgical pack room, cart make-up and linen delivery areas. Must have some computer skills. Reading and writing of English is required. Successful candidate will also exhibit strong multi-tasking skills.

Our Values

Below are our core values that we strive to embody and expect of all our team members:

CommUNITY:  Working in unison to serve our community, our Carilion family and our loved ones.

Courage:  Doing what’s right for our patients without question.

Commitment:  Unwavering in our quest for exceptional quality and service.

Compassion:  Putting heart into everything we do.

Curiosity:  Fostering creativity and innovation in our pursuit of excellence.



Requisition Number: 32319 
Employment Status: Full time 
Location: Commonwealth Linen Services 
Shift: Day 
Shift Details: Monday through Friday from 6:00 AM to 2:30 PM with occasional overtime and weekends
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