Classification KA45 (Band )

State Specifications:

General Nature of Work:

Operates sewing equipment at the Apparel Advanced Manufacturing Technology Demonstration Site or directs laundry workers or linen handlers.

Guidelines for Class Use/Distinguishing Characteristics:

Examples of Work:

(Note: The examples of work listed in this class specification are not necessarily descriptive of any one position in the class. The omission of specific statements does not preclude management from assigning specific duties not listed herein if such duties are a logical assignment to the position. The intent of the listed examples is to give a general indication of the levels of difficulty and responsibility common to all positions in this class.)

Operates automated sewing equipment to demonstrate apparel manufacturing processes to students, visitors and faculty.
Determines proper sequence for the laundering of articles; develops appropriate schedules.
Coordinates the performance of laundering or linen handling tasks.
Observes the operation of machines and equipment to detect possible malfunctions; performs minor maintenance and cleaning of machines and equipment.
Checks apparel, linens or laundered articles to ensure acceptable standards of quality are met.
Keeps inventory or production records.
Requisitions replacement items and supplies.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

(Note: The knowledge, skills and abilities listed are not necessarily inclusive of the requirements for every position in the class.)

Knowledge of safety practices relevant to the area of employment.
Knowledge of how to properly perform laundering tasks.
Knowledge of institutional linen handling procedures.
Knowledge of automated sewing operations.
Skill in the operation and care of automated sewing equipment.
Skill in the operation and care of laundering or dry cleaning equipment.
Ability to keep accurate records.
Ability to communicate effectively.
Ability to provide direction and training to others.

State Minimum Training and Experience

State Necessary Special Requirements:

Minimum Requirements:

(Note: Additional requirements may be applicable for individual positions in the employing agency.)

Experience in laundry, supply or sewing operations that is directly related to the area of employment.

MUSC Minimum Training and Experience Requirements:

Experience in laundry, supply or sewing operations that is directly related to the area of employment.

MUSC Physical Requirements:

This classification is not currently used at MUSC. Please contact the Department of Human Resources for more information.