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U.S. Marine Corps LAUNDRY WORKER, NA-7304-02 in Jacksonville, North Carolina

Summary Marine Corps Community Services (MCCS) is looking for the best and brightest to join our Team! MCCS is a comprehensive program that supports and enhances the quality of life for Marines, their families, and others in the Marine Corps Community. We offer a team oriented environment comprised of military personnel, civilian employees, contractors and volunteers who keep the organization functioning smoothly and effectively. Responsibilities Sorts soiled laundry items by type, color, fabric, etc., in preparation to launder. Pre-treats laundry as necessary to remove imbedded soil or stains. Places soiled laundry into available commercial washers, removes clean laundry from washers, shake out tangles, and places damp laundry into dryers. Removes laundry from dryers, folding rough-dry items (i.e., bedspreads, towels, etc.) and feed items (i.e., tablecloths, napkins, etc.) to be placed into flat work finisher (roller iron). Folds finished items and places items into stacks of prescribed numbers and types. May wrap bundles of laundry using cell-wrap machine. Records quantities of items coming into and being issued out of the laundry on inventory sheets to maintain control of all items. Post-sorts laundry and removes damaged items. Stacks and stores linens on proper shelves. Keeps work areas clean, sanitized and otherwise free of debris and unsafe conditions. Cleans lint traps on dryers and reports all damage or problems with washers and dryers to supervisor. Maintains inventories of detergents and cleaning solutions required for laundry. May prepare requests to replenish supplies sufficiently in advance to ensure adequate stock is always on hand. May assist supervisor with inventories of linen rooms. Maintains up-dated files on Material Safety Data Sheets on all chemicals and hazardous materials used. Uses sound judgment to determine what laundry items need to be re-washed, replaced, mended, etc.. Sweeps, dusts, mops, and empties trash as needed. Transports items to units when housekeeping staff is short items. MISSION ESSENTIAL STATUS: This position is designated “Mission Essential”. In the event of severe weather conditions or other such emergency type situations (nature or man-made disaster) the incumbent is required to report to work or remain at work as scheduled to support mission operations. Requirements Conditions of Employment See Duties and Qualifications EVALUATIONS: Qualifications Must be able to read and follow directions on labels affixed to chemicals, detergents and on Material Safety Data Sheets.Must be able to work independently and to determine what is needed at each part of each sequence to process a variety of laundry items.Skill to safely clean and remove stains from any type of fabric. Knowledge of operating a calculator to do simple mathematical computations. Ability to meet time requirements for laundry pick up. Work is performed with considerable independence using established methods of laundering various fabrics.Follow specific oral and written instructions. Continuous standing, stooping, bending, and walking. Constant movement of arms and hands. Lifts and carries objects up to 45 lbs independently and objects over 45 lbs with assistance.Environment is extremely noisy, hot and humid.Exposed to the possibility of bruises from carts or machinery. May be required to wear protective masks, gloves and gowns when sorting laundry. Education Additional Information GENERAL INFORMATION: Applicants are assured of equal consideration regardless of race, age, color, religion, national origin, gender, GINA, political affiliation, membership or non-membership in an employee organization, marital status, physical handicap which has no bearing on the ability to perform the duties of the position. This agency provides reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process, please notify the agency. The decision on granting reasonable accommodation will be on a case-by-case basis.It is Department of Navy (DON) policy to provide a workplace free of discrimination and retaliation. The DON No Fear Act policy link is provided for your review: part of the employment process, Human Resources Division may obtain a Criminal Record Check and/or an Investigative Consumer Report. Employment is contingent upon the successful completion of a Tier 1 (T1) Level Background Check Investigation. For all positions requiring access to firearms or ammunition, the Federal Government is prohibited from employing individuals in these positions who have ever been convicted of a misdemeanor crime of domestic violence, or a felony crime of domestic violence adjudged on or after 27 November 2002. Selectees for such positions must submit a completed DD Form 2760, Qualification to Possess Firearms or Ammunition, before a final job offer can be made.Direct Deposit of total NET pay is mandatory as a condition of employment for all appointments to positions within MCCS.This activity is a Drug-free workplace. The use of illegal drugs by NAF employees, whether on or off duty, cannot and will not be tolerated. Federal employees have a right to a safe and secure workplace, and Marines, sailors, and their family members have a right to a reliable and productive Federal workforce. Marijuana is a Schedule I drug under the Controlled Substances Act and therefore use of marijuana is illegal under Federal law regardless of State laws.Vacancies may be filled by methods other than internal competitive procedures when it appears that the best-qualified person can be obtained from other sources. To be considered for non-competitive appointment (e.g. transfer eligible or reinstatement eligible) you must list your current/former highest previous permanent grade held as a regular part-time or full-time department of defense non-appropriated fund employee.Individuals selected from a vacancy announcement advertised for a flexible position may be changed to part-time or full-time at management's discretion without further cometition.CONTACT US:For questions related to a specific position or the application process please contact us at:Human Resources DivisionMarine Corps Community Services, Lejeune-New River(910) 451-JOBS | questions to: (applications nor documents will not be accepted via email) for technical difficulties navigating through or using the Career Page send an email to