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Laundry Aide Job

Job Number: RIH18682

Job Title: Laundry Aide I

Department: Laundry - 1014360

Facility: Rhode Island Hospital

Location: Providence, RI

Under general supervision, but according to established policies and procedures, performs the duties listed below.


Ability to follow precise instructions for folding, and counting correct number of pieces.

Knowledge of clothes and materials when working the sewing area.

Ability to read and write English.

Clerical and numerical ability to maintain simple records, count inventory and take orders from linen by telephone.


A minimum of one year sewing experience is required (sewing room only).

Ability to stand for long periods, Lift 30 lbs, Push large trucks, Hot working conditions during summer months