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Laundry Operative

Sutton-in-ashfield, Nottinghamshire
Job Type
21 Jul 2022
Laundry Operative (Garment Repair)Mansfield NG17 2HXSalary of £20,800 + production bonusFull time, permanent position (Monday to Friday no weekend work)Immediate Start AvailableWe are looking for a talented individual to join our team as a Laundry Operative (Garment Repair) situated at our Mansfield Operations Centre for phs Besafe, part of phs Group - the leading Hygiene Services provider in the UK.We need that special someone with experience in either production, manufacturing or with commercial laundry experience. You will be assisting the depot with the day-to-day running of the laundry, ensuring that all phs Besafe products are washed to a high standard and in accordance with phs Group company procedures. Ideally you will have experience with garment repair or be willing to undertake relevant training.In return for your commitment and expertise as a Laundry Operative (Garment Repair), you will get:
  • A salary of £20,800 (Based on a 40-hour working week Monday to Friday)
  • No scheduled weekend working.
  • 13 paydays per year (Every 4 weeks)
  • 23 days holiday plus bank holidays (31 days in total)
  • Career progression opportunities
  • 24 hour welfare helpline
  • Pension
  • PHS Perks discount card, accepted at over 850 retailers
  • Access to accredited ILM training through external and in-house courses
A day in the life of a Laundry Operative (Garment Repair) at phs Besafe will involve:
  • Ensuring all items are in-scanned into the IT system and segregated ensuring all wash loads are weighed prior to loading.
  • Manually loading and unloading items into 55kg capacity washing machines and selecting the relevant program. While ensuring all wash production records are updated accordingly. Some items can weight up to and including 20kg.
  • Unload tumble dryers, ensuring all items are clean and dry before moving to the inspection area prior to checking items for damage.
  • Out-scan all items and pack as per customer requirements.
  • Carrying out completeness check on the IT system, print delivery note and load into relevant Driver s cage.
  • Maintaining all laundry equipment on a regular basis in accordance with the maintenance schedule.
  • Inspecting all garments to check for any damage or repairs required
  • Registering any repairs required onto our database
The ideal candidate for a Laundry Operative (Garment Repair) at phs Besafe will have:
  • Previous experience of working in a production environment or commercial laundry environment.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Computer literacy skills.
  • Experience of repairing garments
  • Experience repairing protective clothing would be advantageous
  • Experience of using an industrial sewing machine
If you are dedicated, experienced, hard-working and really care about doing a great job this is the opportunity you have been looking for. Apply now - we are looking forward to hearing from you.About phs BesafePhs Besafe provides a workwear supply and laundering service for over 3,000 UK sites per week, helping to ensure the safety and comfort of thousands of people. We provide a full range of commercial laundry and repair services, as well as a managed locker service and look after the needs of many sectors including construction, manufacturing, mining, transport, utilities and petro-chemical industries.At phs, we pride ourselves on our diverse workforce, and ensure we have an inclusive environment for all our staff. We remain committed to ensuring our teams can bring their true selves to work without risk or fear of discrimination.
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  • Job Reference: 663286453-2
  • Date Posted: 21 July 2022
  • Recruiter: PHS Group Limited
    PHS Group Limited
  • Location: Sutton-in-ashfield, Nottinghamshire
  • Salary: £20,800
  • Sector: Trades & Services
  • Job Type: Permanent