ARAMARK UNIFORMS & CAREER APPAREL Soil Operator - Industrial Laundry in Oakland, California

Overview: About AramarkAramark (NYSE: ARMK) is in the customer service business across food, facilities and uniforms, wherever people work, learn, recover and play. United by a passion to service, our more than 270,000 employees deliver experiences that enrich and nourish the lives of millions of people in 22 countries around the world every day. Aramark is recognized among the Most Admired Companies by FORTUNE and the Worldand#39;s Most Ethical Companies by the Ethisphere Institute. Learn more at or connect with us on Facebook and Twitter.Aramark Uniform Services (AUS) provides uniforms and related products to more than 400,000 customers nationwide, in virtually every industry. From designing and manufacturing to laundering and delivering. AUS works with local and national clients to create and maintain a total uniform solution that promotes teamwork and establishes a professional identity. AUS operates from over 200 locations nationwide and has an opportunity in Oakland, CA.Responsibilities:This position performs all tasks involved in the production of the companyand#39;s products. This position follows standard work methods and practices safe work habits to ensure production is as efficient and safe as possible. Tasks are repetitive in nature and acceptable proficiency can normally be attained within a few days. Various task areas are explained separately. Due to varying production requirements, employees may be instructed by a member of the management team to assume tasks not normally assigned to the employee.Unloads soiled merchandise from trailers either manually or by using a powered pallet jack and moves merchandise to lift staging area. Using a computer to lift sling bags and identify product inside sling bags, bags are transferred to overhead staging rails. Periodically visually inspects soiled merchandise to ensure correct product mix.Physical requirement include repetitive motion over the duration of the entire shift using arms, fine manipulation of hands, lifting, twisting, bending, kneeling and climbing within a heavy work category which requires lifting up to 50 pounds. Basic computer skills are required and work is performed in a non-climate controlled production environment subject to extreme temperature change and odors and requires maintaining established production standards while adhering to established health, safety and housekeeping standards/guidelines.Ideal candidate must be 18 years or older, have the ability to work in a fast paced team environment; possess a positive attitude, flexibility and the ability to follow instructions and basic command of the English language is preferred. Wages and benefits are governed by a union contract. Company provides uniforms, on- site training and career advancement opportunities. A background check is required for this position.Individuals should apply by coming to the Aramark location at 330 Chestnut St., Oakland, CA 94607; receive paper copies of the Aramark Application for Employment as well as the Self-Identification Form for Applicant Flow Data only Monday - Thursday 8:00 a.m. until 12 noon.Aramark is a federal contractor and requests priority referrals of protected veterans.EOE, Male/Female/Disability/VeteranFRAUD ALERT: Aramark will never ask an applicant to supply his or her social security number electronically or via email to apply for a job with Aramark.