Laundry Aide- FT Day, Des Moines

  • Cassia
  • Des Moines, IA
  • Jul 13, 2021
Full time Housekeeping and Janitorial

Job Description

Join our fun loving team as a Laundry Aide at Valley View Village! We will train you for this entry-level position. In addition to our generous benefits, we're offering a $1,500 Bonus! Our building is conveniently located in a park-like setting on Des Moines’ East side, near shopping centers, hospitals, medical providers and I-235. We would love for you to join our team today!

Our 79-bed campus is currently seeking detail-oriented, reliable individuals to join our team, is seeking dedicated Full-Time Laundry Aide to join our team! Safety is our number one priority. Staff are provided with personal protective equipment.

Here at Valley View Village, we have a work hard, play hard mentality. We believe it is important to have a strong work ethic, but it is also very important to have fun at work! You'll often hear laughter fill our halls. We value our employees and take pride in recognizing their hard work. Staff enjoy a work/life balance, food discounts, and connecting with our amazing residents.

This is a Full-Time, benefit eligible position working a varied schedule including every other weekend. Hours: 7:00 am to 3:30 pm 

Benefits:

  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Healthcare, Dental benefits for Full-Time employees
  • Supplemental Benefits (vision, life, disability, and more) for Full-Time employees
  • Flex Spending Accounts for Full-Time employees
  • On-site Parking
  • Retirement with employer match
  • Competitive wages with credit for experience!
  • Work with an amazing team with decades of experience!

Laundry Aide responsibilities: 

  • Clean, sort, and fold all linen used by residents and the facility.
  • Deliver laundry to resident’s rooms and the linen storage area.
  • Mark resident clothing in accordance with facility policies.
  • Maintain a clean work area at all times.
  • Complete other duties as required.

Laundry Aide skills and requirements:

  • Previous laundry experience preferred, but not required. 
  • Ability to read and understand written instructions and safety information.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of laundry safety and sanitation.
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills.

Cassia’s Response to COVID-19:

Cassia is serious about your safety and health—it is our number one priority. We have implemented COVID-19 protocols (routine cleaning & disinfecting, physical distancing, and resident & employee testing) and provide staff with personal protective equipment for every shift. We also offer vaccines to staff and residents through our own A&E Pharmacy.

About Us:

We take pride in providing compassionate care to our residents by focusing on our 8 pillars of excellence (Compassion, Integrity, Excellence, Innovation, Stewardship, Unity, Respect, and Collaboration).

Cassia, an affiliation between Augustana Care and Elim Care, is a Christian mission organization with over 200 years of combined experience caring for those in need. Our mission is to foster fullness of life for older adults in the spirit of Christ's love. We strive to inspire residents to live the lives that are most fulfilling to them. We take pride in the opportunity for employee growth, the longevity of our management team, and invite you to apply to learn more!

Cassia is an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer