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Laundry Tunnel Operator - Leyton, London

Imperial London Hotels
Leyton, London
£24,648 + Benefits
Closing date
22 Mar 2023

Job Details

Laundry Tunnel Operator - Leyton, London

Little Bill Laundry – part of Imperial London Hotels

Leyton E10 7QP

Contract 40 hours a week (Shift Pattern 5/ 7 days working from 14:30 – 23:00)

£24,648 GBP + Benefits 

Our Laundry service – Little Bill Laundry – located in Leyton, provides washing services and linen rental producing over 500,000 items a week for our 7 Imperial London Hotels and other hotel brands across central London.  We are a family business with over 113 years of experience and are committed to providing a green, sustainable and reliable service through investing in the best machinery and operating a fleet or CNG vehicles to lead the way for sustainable laundry process

We are recruiting for Laundry Tunnel Operator working 40 hours per week at our Leyton site location.

What you will be doing

Our Laundry Tunnel Operator undertake a range of physical and heavy manual duties at the laundry. Operating two tunnels following the instructions and the sequences to operate the flow of linen cages. You will be responsible for operating and loading any of the two tunnels properly without causing any damage. 

  • Label all barrows of linen by customer name to identification during the washing process.
  • Switch on the laundry by following Laundry start up process.
  • Make sure all linen barrows have labels on shop floor at the end of the shift.
  • Wax the ironers and prepare them before the shift starts.
  • Keep the working area clean and tidy all time
  • Filling in the specific forms for the tunnel’s operators and for the tunnel loaders
  • Following the Rota system for the laundry hand specialist.

What would like from you

If you have worked as a previous laundry hand or operator then that is great, though if you haven’t, don’t worry as we’ll ensure you have full training to show you how to perform all duties of the role and safely using the laundry equipment.   What we would like from you is a positive attitude, your hard work and commitment to do a great job but most importantly working together as a team player.

What you will get in return

  • Holidays 28 (inc. of bank holidays) increasing with length of service up to 33 days.  
  • Workplace pension scheme   
  • £300 Refer a Friend Scheme 
  • Opportunity to explore other roles within ILH Group after 1 year of service. 
  • 30% discount to friends and family in our hotels (excluding Morton Hotel)   
  • Interest-free season ticket loan (after probation)   
  • Training and development through our ILH Group Academy 
  • Christmas Party and other social events.   
  • Local discounts at Gym, Dry Cleaners, and Restaurant outlets   
  • e-points to be used across several high street brands and online retailers.   
  • Wage stream – flexible access to pay  
  • Supported by Hospitality Action 
  • Local discounts at Gym, Dry Cleaners, Restaurant outlets 



Imperial London Hotels opened their doors to guests in Bloomsbury, Central London since 1837. All that time they have been operating as an independent family business, providing a warm welcome to those who stay in one of their Russell Square based Hotels.

Imperial London Hotels currently operates seven 3 & 4-star hotels in the heart of Bloomsbury. Independent and family owned, ILH has a unique heritage and culture that remains its foundation as it evolves and modernises.

The portfolio includes The Royal National Hotel which remains UK largest hotel with over 1,600 rooms. The Bedford Hotel, The City Sleeper, The President Hotel, The Tavistock Hotel, The Morton Hotel and The Holliday Inn, Bloomsbury.

Following a major refurbishment, The Imperial Hotel will open as ILH flagship 4* Deluxe Hotel in 2024.

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