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Wash and Dry Garments and Linen

Prepare work activities

  • Soiled garments and linen contained in laundry baskets or holding areas are identified and brought to washing area or washing machine
  • Tools, equipment and supplies are checked for good working condition and safety prior to use, faulty ones are identified and informed

Sort garments and linen

  • Check garments and linen for damage and suitability for washing
  • Stains and heavy soilages are identified and separated for stain removal or separate wash load
  • Sort and prepare for washing according to colors; types of garments and linens; fabric materials; instructions on care labels

Wash garments and linen

  • Soiled garments and linen required hand wash are scrubbed and rinsed in accordance with procedure and standard
  • Soiled garments and linens requiring machine wash are loaded into washing machine in accordance with procedure and standard
  • Washing machine is handled according to manufacturer's specifications
  • Garments and linen are washed systematically and safely

Dry garments and linen

  • Washed garments and linen are hung on hangers/bamboo sticks for sunning according to procedures and standards
  • Washed garments and linen requiring drying in a dryer are handled according to procedures and standards
  • Dryer is handled correctly and safely in accordance with procedures and manufacturer's specifications

Reinstate work area

  • Washed and dried garments and linen are hung, folded or prepared for ironing and placed in designated area
  • Washed and dried garments and linen are inspected for cleanliness and defects
  • Tools and equipment used for washing and drying garments and linen are reinstated