Linen Services Worker - Good Samaritan Hospital - Full Time Days, Rotating Weekends/Holidays

Lebanon, PA | Service and Trades | Tracking Code: 65672

Job Description

Under the direct supervision of the Director-Laundry & Linen Services, collects soiled laundry and distributes clean linens to user departments. Maintains stock levels on nursing floors. Follows established procedures.


Duties and Responsibilities

  1. Collects soiled laundry from various areas of the hospital and delivers to soiled linen rooms in the linen services area.
  2. Answers telephone, takes messages and/or linen orders by telephone or fax. Provides accurate information or forwards callers to appropriate resource.
  3. Examines articles for stains, tears or other imperfections.
  4. Counts and stacks linens for distribution or places them in supply storage. Reports linen supply shortages to linen manager.
  5. Delivers linens/scrubs to user departments according to preestablished par levels and schedules. Distributes emergency supplies as needed.
  6. Makes supply packs for departments and puts linen stacks in carts for distribution on/off campus.
  7. Cleans equipment and work area at end of work day. Alerts supervisor to malfunctioning/defective equipment, and replacement of worn out wearing apparel.
  8. Enters and/or retrieves data from established computer files. Enters daily data in the Linen Helper computer program.
  9. Washes, dries, folds and delivers patient room curtains on a daily basis or when any soiled linen is delivered to wash room.
  10. Assists HCSC delivery driver with loading and unloading of clean and soiled linen carts.
  11. Assists in care and maintenance of department facilities, equipment and supplies. Helps clean machines and floors, and performs other cleaning duties.


  • Minimum Experience:
    • 1 - 3 months
  • Minimum Education:
    • Less Than High School
  • Physical Demands:
    • Heavy physical effort (lift/carry 26 to 50 lbs)
    • Prolonged, extensive, or considerable standing/walking
    • Pushes/pulls or moves/lifts heavy equipment/supplies
    • Considerable reaching, stooping, bending, kneeling, crouching
  • Skills:
    • Ability to understand laundry procedures
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Why WellSpan Health?

WellSpan Health is an integrated health system that serves the communities of central Pennsylvania and northern Maryland. The organization comprises a multispecialty medical group of more than 1,600 physicians and advanced practice providers, a regional behavioral health organization, a home care organization, eight respected hospitals, more than 20,000 employees and 200 patient care locations. WellSpan is a charitable, mission-driven organization committed to exceptional care for all, lifelong wellness and healthy communities. We are committed to transforming the health of the communities we serve and to educating the next generation of clinicians, staff and leaders.

Employment Benefits

  • Sign-on incentives for new employees (click here for details)
  • Medical, dental and vision insurance
  • Life and accidental death insurance
  • Supplemental life insurance
  • Retirement savings plan
  • Paid time off (PTO)
  • PTO bridging
  • Short-term disability
  • Educational assistance
  • Forgivable loan
  • Flexible spending
  • Credit union
  • Employee recreational activities
  • Childcare
  • Complimentary medicine discounts

Diversity & Inclusion

Welcome. Respect. Value.

Wellspan Health believes that diversity includes all the human characteristics that make each of us similar as well as different. We strive to make every person feel welcomed, respected, and valued while creating a safe and inclusive environment where we all have the individual freedom to express our uniqueness in a respectful manner.

WellSpan Health is an equal opportunity employer. Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to sex, race, age, disability, religion, national origin, color or any other protected class. WellSpan Health does, however, have a tobacco-free/nicotine-free hiring policy.

Quality of Life

Formed in 1813, Lebanon is a quaint city of 25,700 residents. The area, rich in heritage and the small-town charm of yesteryear, features sites on the National Register of Historic Places, museums, scenic parks and recreation facilities, performing arts theaters, artists' studios, a farmers' market and dining establishments for all tastes.

Life in Lebanon County offers affordable housing and options for pursuing higher education. Residents can find local employment in manufacturing, retail, arts and entertainment, healthcare and service sectors. Located in southcentral Pennsylvania, Lebanon is within an easy driving distance to Harrisburg, Lancaster, Reading and York. (Patient population: 140,000)