Contact Name
   Lisa Fausett 208-624-2104 Angie Baker 208-577-5441 Alan Cook 208-624-2144

   Idaho Department of Juvenile Corrections

Contact Phone
    208-624-2104 208-577-5441 208-624-2144

Address, City, State
   2220 E 600 N St. Anthony Idaho 83445

Email Address

Job Title
   Laundry Lead Worker

Job Description
   Example of Duties
   General Responsibilities:
   Wash, dry, fold, sort and mend clothes and linen
   Operate washing machines, dryers, extractors, ironers, steam cabinets, folders and sewing machines in an institutional laundry
   Dispose of unusable items and report need for replacement
   Clean laundry area and store and secure supplies and equipment
   Monitor machines for proper operation and perform minor maintenance
   Must be willing to supervise and work directly with juvenile offenders in a correctional facility
   Monitor and regulate work flow and maintain records and prepare reports regarding section/operation
   Supplemental Information
   This position involves exposure to heat, humidity, and noise; exposure to heavily soiled or contaminated laundry; and handing of caustic and acidic products. Incumbents must be able to move loads weighing up to 100 pounds in carts or slings; lift objects weighing up to 50 pounds; stand for three hours at a time; detect problems with the operation of laundry equipment; and stoop, crawl, and crouch under equipment when performing maintenance. Some positions require driving a vehicle to pick up and deliver laundry.

Requirements / Qualifications
   Minimum Qualifications
   Good knowledge of: institutional laundry methods, equipment, and operations; reaction of common fabrics to detergents, washing agents, water temperatures, and drying heat; laundry chemicals and their use; basic measurements in inches, feet, yards, ounces and pounds.
   Some knowledge of: methods of scheduling work in an institutional laundry; health and safety practices required in an institutional laundry.
   Experience: identifying fabric colors and types; determining correct wash formula and machine cycle for various types and sizes of loads; operating and cleaning institutional laundry equipment; understanding maintenance and operation manuals.
   Willing to work in a juvenile corrections facility
   Must be able to meet federal PREA requirements

Start Date
   As soon as possible and background check is complete.

Duration / End Date
   Permanent, full-time classified employment

   7:30-4:00 Day shift 5 days per week

Pay / Wage
    $24,232.00 - $27,747.20 Annually

How to Apply
   Department of Juvenile Corrections Human Resource Department is available to assist with the application process. 208-624-2104 208-577-5441

Application Deadline
   10/14/2021 11:59 PM Mountain

Other / Comments
   The IDJC is looking for an energetic and self-motivated person to join the IDJC team as a full-time Laundry Worker, Lead. This is an entry level position with responsibilities that include sorting and washing laundry, operating institutional laundry equipment, simple sewing and mending and may also train and supervise juvenile’s in laundry functions.