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Laundry Attendant - Temporary - United States  

Charles River (company)

Posted on : 11 September 2017

Project Description


Operate laundry equipment to provide clean uniforms for animal staff in support of ensuring biosecurity of animal production facility.


  • Collect soiled scrubs and socks from laundry hampersSort all soiled articles and treat all stains.
  • Operate commercial laundry equipment including washing machines and dryers in accordance with manufacturer’s operating instructions.
  • Sort and fold dried articles.
  • Stock locker rooms with laundered uniforms and socks daily.
  • Fill clothes order list for weekly facility clothes orders.
  • Perform physical environment housekeeping duties in the laundry room, including daily cleaning and sanitizing, according to Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs). 
  • Handle contaminated articles per company SOPs and OSHA standards.
  • Maintain the inventory of cleaning supplies and linen; inform manager of any inventory needs.
  • Maintain all laundry equipment and inform appropriate personnel of maintenance needs.
  • Maintain required attendance level and adherence to work schedule in order to ensure that assigned duties are completed.
  • Perform all other related duties as assigned.


  • Education:  High school diploma, G.E.D. or equivalent.
  • Experience: Six to 12 months experience preferred.
  • An equivalent combination of education and experience may be accepted as a satisfactory substitute for the specific education and experience listed above.
  • Certification/Licensure: None
  • Other: Must be able to read and follow directions for the use of laundry machines and cleaning substances.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Charles River Laboratories, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disabled/Vet