Licensed for 431 beds, St. John’s is a regional medical center serving the Central and Southern Illinois area. St. John’s is the flagship hospital of Hospital Sisters Health System, a health care ministry with 13 hospitals and multi-specialty medical groups in Illinois and Wisconsin. St. John’s has more than 3,000 staff members and is one of the largest employers in the Springfield area.
The Tunnel Operator streamlines the linen through the laundry department to ensure a positive workflow in meeting the daily needs of all facilities. Ensures proper procedures and standards are kept. Integrates the hospital's mission and vision into daily tasks through dedication to customer satisfaction, quality improvement, and collaborative working relationships. Performs daily start up of all wash floor equipment. Oversees the daily flow of linen throughout the wash floor. Operates the tunnel system according to procedure. Monitors chemical consumption and linen output. Works with Operations Manager to coordinate mix of linens to be processed. Maintains cleanliness of wash floor. Demonstrates a working knowledge of the wash floor equipment and facilitates any necessary repairs. Charts and logs production statistics. Stays familiar with safety regulations and instructions pertaining to equipment used. Uses sound judgment when responding to others' needs, and the needs of the department. Seeks to continuously identify areas for improvement throughout the laundry facility.
High School Diploma or its equivalent is preferred.Candidates should have additional experience in related work with 1-2 years of leadership skills or charge experience. Candidates should have effective organizational skills andmust possess basic computer skills. Must be able to follow written/verbal protocol.
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