Laundry Assistant X4


Laundry Assistant x 4 Perm on Demand


Laundry Assistant


Border Region

Position: Laundry Assistant x 4 Perm on Demand


There are 4 vacant perm on demand (flexible contract) positions for Laundry Assistants at the LIfe East London Laundry to maintain and supply clean linen to all the Life Healthcare hospitals in East London. The successful candidates will report to Marentia Smith, Laundry Manager.  The positions will only be used when there is a need to replace permanent staffing who are on leave/absent from work.Critical Outputs

  • Counting and sorting of dirty linen
  • Accurate record keeping
  • Processing of all linen in designated areas
  • Quality and stock management
  • Operating of industrial laundry equipment
  • Liaison with management
  • Good housekeeping
  • Maintaining health and safety regulations
  • Waste disposal management


  • Grade 12 certificate or equivalent
  • Understand, speak, read and write English
  • Able to work flexible hours and available on request as determined by business operations
  • Able to maintain accuracy on figures recorded
  • Work under stressful conditions
  • Neat appearance and personal hygiene
  • Good inter-personal relations


  • Problem-solving, analysis and judgement
  • Attention to detail
  • Resilience
  • Engaging diversity
  • Professional and technical proficiency
  • Excellence orientation
  • Building relationships
  • Customer responsiveness
  • Organisational awareness
  • Action orientation
  • Ethical behaviour


Marentia Smith


Closing date: Monday, November 15, 2021

Internal applicants – Before making an application, you are requested to discuss your application with your line manager. Only short listed candidates will be contacted. Should you not receive any communication after 2 weeks of closing date, kindly consider your application as unsuccessful.

External candidates will also be considered.

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Life Healthcare is an equal opportunity employer.

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