Supervises work performed in the facility laundry area including receiving, cleaning and distribution of laundry.
Primary Duties and Responsibilities
Supervises the pick-up, sorting or clothing and distribution of laundry to detainees.
Supervises detainees in a closed environment, which includes the initial training of the detainee workers prior to actual work performed.
Maintains a running count of detainees in the laundry area to maintain department security. Maintains a safe working environment and continually train inmates in safety awareness.
Completes maintenance inspections, end-of-shift reports, weekly inventories, cost per-load documentations and other required reports.
Performs required inspections of industrial washers and dryers.
Routinely inspects clothing, laundry bags, towels and linen for repair and / or disposal.
Orders supplies based upon approved facility lists. Plans for purchasing supplies from the development of an organized purchasing system.
Maintains an inventory system that accurately determines quantity on hand, purchased, and sold.
Provides staff with an up-to-date list of items stocked in the warehouse. Receives and properly stores all supplies and ensures appropriate housekeeping standards are met.
Assists in conducting periodic inventories. Distributes supplies when required.
Performs other duties as assigned.
High school diploma or equivalent certification required.
Relevant work experience in the use of industrial machinery required.
Experience in cost awareness and cost control methods preferred.