Linen Supervisor

PROVINCIAL ADMINISTRATION: WESTERN CAPE DEPARTMENT
DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
SALARY : R145 281 per annum
CENTRE : Groote Schuur Hospital, Observatory
CLOSING DATE : 31 January 2020

REQUIREMENTS :
Minimum educational qualification: General Education and Training Certificate (GETC)/grade 9 (Std 7).
Experience: Appropriate linen management experience in a healthcare environment.
Inherent requirements of the job: Willingness to work weekends and public holidays.
Perform relief duties within the hospital linen management setup.
Must be able to lift heavy linen bags.
Competencies (knowledge/skills): Ability to work under pressure.
Ability to achieve and maintain good interpersonal relations with staff and the service provider.
Good numerical skills.
Ability to communicate effectively in two of the official languages of the Western Cape.
Knowledge of and the ability to interpret the Western Cape Hospital Linen Management Policy.

DUTIES :
(key result areas/outputs): Effective quality control of outsourced hospital linen.
Assist with the monitoring of contractual obligations with regard to the contracted hospital linen service provider.
Counting and reconciliation of Bulk Clean and soiled Hospital Linen.
Be part of the Linen pre-condemning committee of the hospital.
Perform certain filing/computer and admin functions.
Liaise with various internal departments regarding hospital linen matters.
Required to work in the soiled and clean linen areas of the