Production in Spartanburg, SC at Phillips Staffing

Date Posted: 4/17/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

The Soil Sorter is responsible for sorting incoming soiled linen in preparation for the wash process. Soil
Sort works as a team to separate soiled linen.
• Open up bags at the breakout table and send linen up the belt.
• The primary cart mover (the attendant closest to the soil cart) brings the empty soil cart away
from the belt, puts a new cart in area and takes the empty cart and pushes it to the cart area.
• The bag breaker attendant breaks open the bags.
• The attendants on the belt perform the following tasks:
o One attendant sorts large pieces consisting of bath blankets, flat sheets, draw sheets and
o The second attendant sorts the second largest pieces – underpants, patient gowns, and
fitted sheets.
o The third attendant will handle all the rest of the pieces such as bath towels, wash
clothes, hand towels, and scrubs.
• The last stage of the soil room process I hoist and weigh or staging. The attendant pulls the full
slings away as they fill up, puts an empty sling in, weighs the full one, records the information and
hangs it.
• Adhere to quality standards in terms of soil sorting and cart cleaning.
• Understand, observe and adhere to all safety procedures and policies.
• Assist and perform other duties as assigned.
• At least one (1) year of experience in manufacturing or production environment preferred
• Ability to stand, walk, bend, stoop, twist, reach, and stack items from machine for long periods
• Ability to lift up and move to 100 pounds, utilizing two (2) man assist when necessary
• Ability to push or pull a cart that may weigh up to 300 pounds
• Good analytical skills to be able to determine number of carts required for orders.
• Ability to work in a noisy fast paced environment.
• Demonstrated organization skills