Join us as a Laundry Worker

Ocean View Continuing Care Centre in Eastern Passage, NS, Canada

Facility: Ocean View Continuing Care Centre
Location: Eastern Passage, Nova Scotia
Job Category: Operations
Position Available: Causal

Facility Description: Ocean View is a Charitable organization that has been operating since the early 1960’s. We provide a variety of services, predominately for seniors and others folks that need a little extra help in day to day living. Between in care living and community supports, we proudly serve over 500 individuals each year through our 320+ staff and 100+ volunteers. Our vision is to be the “community of choice” for Nova Scotians needing support in a place they call home. We are committed to the highest standards of support and services and we promote a healthy workplace for staff. We foster a healthy work-life balance and use the latest best practice information at all levels. Fully accredited by Accreditation Canada since 1974, our commitment to excellence and safety is unsurpassed.

SCOPE OF POSITION: Responsible for general laundry duties as assigned. These may include the sorting, loading, and folding of laundry and delivering to units. Maintains a regular cleaning schedule of laundry area


  • Minimum completion of Grade Twelve (12) required
  • Knowledge and ability to operate and use institutional laundry equipment
  • Must demonstrate good written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to attend work on a regular and consistent basis
  • Must be comfortable working around seniors


  • Responsible for the processing of all linens and personal laundry items includes collecting, sorting, and folding etc.
  • Responsible to use industrial washers and dryers according to guidelines
  • Maintains laundry stocks and delivers lines to the neighbourhoods
  • Responsible for the routine cleaning of all laundry equipment
  • Replenishes supplies
  • Reports defective equipment or linens to the Facility Support Manager
  • Is familiar with facility Policies and Procedures, Fire and Safety, and Emergency procedures and carries out guidelines of same
  • Attends staff education sessions as required
  • Performs other related duties as required

Ocean View Continuing Care Centre Offers:

  • Free Parking & on Bus Route
  • Comprehensive Benefits Package
  • Comprehensive Orientation
  • A supportive work environment

Salary Range: In accordance with current collective agreement between Ocean View Continuing Care Centre and C.U.P.E. Local 1245.

Rotation: Combination of all shift types.  Position requires weekend work.  Schedule may change as necessary to ensure coverage.

Please be aware that OVCCC is a pet friendly environment that is home to several animals including cats, birds, and rabbits.

Please direct all applications to:
Human Resources
Ocean View Continuing Care Centre
Or Fax to: 902-465-4929