Alsco External

  • Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Jan 20, 2023
Alsco External Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada
Classification: Non-Exempt Job Summary: The Mender/Seamstress repairs damaged textiles using patching/sewing machines and by hand, according to production standards. May also sew on items such as name patches, labels or embroidery. Performs other tasks as required. Essential Functions: - Grasp textiles from a cart/bin then sort, inspect and grade according to production repair standards. - Safely and with skill operate machinery for patches, labels or stitching. - Process textiles according to type and written instructions. - Return repaired textiles back into service. - Continuously meet efficiency and safety standards for the position. - Follow instructions as directed by supervision. - Keep work area neat and clean. - Perform other tasks as required. Additional Functions: - Perform other production tasks as needed. Qualifications: - Recognize colors and sizes, count and sort accurately. - Recognize, inspect and grade product. - Efficiently and with a high degree of skill, sew...
Jan 20, 2023
Alsco External Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada
Classification: Exempt Job Summary: assists in overall responsibility for the daily repair and preventative maintenance of industrial textile processing equipment and facility maintenance. The Chief Engineer supervises the work of others and assists them to ensure that tasks such as start-up and shut-down procedures, electrical troubleshooting, maintaining and operating boilers, welding and cutting, hydraulics, pneumatics, mechanical, or other systems are completed according to policies and procedures. This position reports to the Branch General Manager. Essential Functions: -Maintains all operating equipment in satisfactory condition. -Supervises the plant engineering staff and consults with production, sales, and service personnel to ensure efficient plant operations. -Manages spare parts inventories in a cost effective manner. -Executes an effective preventative maintenance program to minimize unscheduled equipment downtime. -Installs, repairs and performs preventative...
Jan 20, 2023
Alsco External Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada
Classification: Non-Exempt Job Summary: The Garment Tunnel Feeder continuously grasps, sorts and grades clean garments and then either feeds into a Steam Tunnel, operates garment press machinery, or sorts and folds for final finishing. Performs other tasks as required. Essential Functions: Grasp garments from a cart then sort, inspect and grade according to quality standards. Place garments on hangers and then onto the Steam Tunnel conveyor. Safely operate a Garment Press, then hang pressed garments onto sort conveyor. Process garments according to type and written packing instructions. Sort and/or press other items such as chef caps or coveralls. Continuously meet efficiency and safety standards for the position. Follow instructions as directed by supervision. Keep work area neat and clean. Perform other tasks as required. Additional Functions: Perform other production tasks as needed. Qualifications: Recognize colors and sizes, count and sort accurately. Recognize, inspect and...
Jan 12, 2023
Alsco External Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Classification: Non-Exempt We are Alsco Uniforms. We've been working hard for our customers since 1889 when we invented the uniform and linen rental industry. Alsco Uniforms has grown into a worldwide leader serving over 350,000 customers in 13 countries. It's our job every day to make every aspect of the customer experience better. Whatever our customers need, Alsco Uniforms finds the answers that work for them. Our employees are the heart and soul of Alsco Uniforms. As a result, we have a long history of strong financial performance, continuous improvement, and customer service. We're seeking driven professionals with ambition to grow within our company. We'd love to talk to you about how you can fit into our team of diverse individuals and how your hard work will be rewarded with competitive pay and benefits and ongoing career development. Join our team and build your career with Alsco Uniforms! Job Summary: The Maintenance Worker is responsible for regular preventative...
Jan 06, 2023
Alsco External Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Classification: Non-Exempt Job Summary: The Soil Counter/Sorter handles, counts, sorts and records incoming soiled textiles from the customer. Identifies damaged or abused textiles. Prepares and transfers textiles to other departments. Performs other tasks as needed. Essential Functions: - Open bag of soiled textiles, then sort them by type, size and color. - Count textiles manually or electronically, and transfer them into sorting systems. - Identify damaged or abused textiles and record into sorting systems. - Meet efficiency and safety standards for the position. - Follow instructions as directed by supervision. Additional Functions: - Work in other production positions as needed. Qualifications: - Recognize colors and sizes, count accurately. - Comprehend and follow direction. Typical Physical Activity: - Physical Demands consist of standing, walking, reaching overhead, pushing, pulling, grasping, lifting up to 50 lbs. and stooping. - Physical Requirements consist of being...