WellStar Health Systems Linen Tech in Marietta, Georgia

Job Title:

Linen Tech

Job ID:

KH-1145659

City:

Marietta, GA

Facility:

Kennestone Hospital

Employment Type:

PRN

Full/Part Time:

PRN

Shift:

Days

Department:

Laundry & Linen

Description:

WellStar

Work where you live, love what you do and stay where you can grow. WellStar is the largest not-for-profit healthcare system in Georgia, priding itself in investing back into the communities that we serve. Our culture of caring is evident by being recognized three years in a row nationally by Fortune ® Magazine as one of the 100 Best Companies to Work For, as well as the recommendations and referrals we receive.

Kennestone Regional Medical Center

Kennestone Regional Medical Center is located in Historic Marietta, Georgia, just minutes north of Atlanta. Our 633 bed, Level II Trauma Center, supports a state-of-the-art cancer center, cutting edge neuroscience program and a comprehensive top-ranked cardiovascular program. We believe in a team-centered approach in everything we do and with every patient that we serve. Our smoke-free campus provides an atmosphere where patients and team members can breathe easy, while promoting a healthy lifestyle.

Job Summary: Responsible for daily delivery and pick-up of clean exchange and bulk linen carts to each unit requiring a cart in the facility. Deliveries/pick-ups must be completed according to established timetables. Responsible for obtaining verification of delivery of linen from unit staff. Responsible for responding to units requesting additional linen when the supply on their cart has been depleted. Must access the needs of the customer and provide only the quantities needed to allow operation until the next scheduled delivery for the unit. Responsible for keeping pager on and in operation, as well as utilizing other communication devices supplied (SpectraLink or radio). Knowledgeable of all areas served. Interacts with customers to ensure linen is delivered in appropriate time frame and quantity is accurate. Accurately counts all linen in exchange carts that are being returned to the Laundry after retrieval from units. Recording data (item counts, cart identification) on appropriate forms so it may be entered into ControlTex. Responsible for accurately tracking carts leaving and arriving at the facility. Coordinates with staff and drivers the proper staging of carts being delivered and picked-up by drivers. Ensuring appropriate carts are returned to Laundry as well as delivered to the facility.

Required Minimum Education : High School Diploma or equivalent preferred.

Required Minimum Experience : Clerical experience preferred. Customer relations and telephone skills required. Computer experience preferred. Control Tex software experience preferred. Previous linen delivery experience preferred.

Required Skills : Must be able to read, write and speak English and understand verbal and written instructions. Must be organized and attentive to detail. Able to work quickly and efficiently. Must be able to count and understand instructions given by supervisory staff.

WellStar Benefits include:

  • Concierge Services: Employees use the free concierge service to take care of day-to-day errands such as dry cleaning pick-up, oil changes, grocery shopping, assist in researching and arranging travel plans, and helps with planning family events.

  • Health Coverage: Competitive healthcare premiums and coverage for employees and dependents. Bariatric surgeries performed within the WellStar network are covered 100%. Employees have access to our on-site pharmacy for prescriptions at discounted rates and the use of payroll deduction.

  • Work-Life Balance Programs: WellStar’s commitment to your work-life balance is shown by offering flexible schedules, telecommuting, job sharing, and flex time. We offer on-site child care, backup care and elder assistance care.

  • Wellness Programs: Employees can stay active by using our on-site fitness center with discounted fitness classes. We provide a weekly farmers basket program that lets employees buy fresh local produce at an average price of $16.00 or less a basket.

  • Recognition Programs: Employees receive recognition through several WellStar programs; The Winners of WellStar (WOW) program lets employees recognize and reward their peers with awards and gifts.

  • Parental Benefits: Full-time employees receive 120 hours of paid maternity or paternity leave; benefit eligible part-time employees receive 60 hours for the birth or adoption of a child. Adoptive parents can receive $10,000 in adoption benefits per child, with a total lifetime benefit of $20,000.

  • Additional Benefits: Education and tuition assistance programs, employee/employer contribution pension plans, and on-site dining options for convenience.

Come see why our employees love their career at WellStar and enjoy work-life balance and the opportunity for advancement from within.

Apply today to become the newest shining star in our ever-growing healthcare network.