Textile Handler - Linen Services

Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center

Location: US:PA:Hershey
Work Type: Full Time
FTE: 0.001
Shift: Day
Hours: 4:00a-12:30p

Responsible for the organization, packing, distribution and collection of linens throughout the hospital. Utilize a tablet to input stock on hand numbers, as well as input stocked amount for each area. Provide quality service to all areas of the hospital.


Minimum qualifications: 

High school diploma or GED. 

Must be able to read, comprehend and follow verbal and written instructions and use basic mathematics. 

Must be able to check emails weekly using computer and Microsoft Outlook. 

Must complete annual competency trainings. 

Must be able to utilize and understand the Pyxis Scrub System. 

1 month of related job experience preferred. 


Physical Requirements: 

Able to stand constantly; walk frequently. 

Able to lift/carry 0-20 lbs frequently; 21-35 lbs occasionally. 

Able to push/pull 0-75 lbs occasionally. 

Able to climb occasionally; reach constantly. 

Able to use hands for simple and firm grasping. 

*Appended to this job description is the Work Task Analysis that further describes the work requirements appropriate for this role. 

* Additional Information: Shift: Monday-Friday Varied Shifts (1st Shift 4a-12:30p and 2nd shift 12:00p-8:30p) Opportunity to pick up additional day shift hours Saturdays and Sundays. Holidays as assigned.

If chosen for this position, you may required to pass a Post Offer Employment Physical Exam in accordance with the measurements listed in the Work Task Analysis (WTA) report. This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.

Penn State Health is fundamentally committed to the diversity of our faculty and staff. We believe diversity is unapologetically expressing itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences. We are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, martial status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic information. If you are unable to use our online application process due to an impairment or disability, please call 717-531-8440 between the hours of 7:30 AM and 4:30 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday through Friday, email hrsolutions@pennstatehealth.psu.edu or download our Accommodation Instructions for Job Applicants PDF for more detailed steps for assistance.

Union: Teamsters Local 776