Laundry and Dry-Cleaning Worker Resume Format

By | January 18, 2011

Laundry and dry-cleaning workers clean garments, linens, draperies, blankets, and other articles. They are known to clean leather, furs, suede, and rugs. Laundry and dry-cleaning workers provide proper cleaning by adjusting machine settings for a given fabric, as determined by the cleaning instructions on each item of clothing. When necessary, workers treat spots and stains on articles before laundering or dry-cleaning. They ensure that items are not lost or misplaced with those of another customer.

Laundry and Dry-Cleaning Worker Resume Format

Salvador G. Fereiro

Hudson St., Buffalo, NY

Phone: (718) 898-0243

Summary of Qualifications

  • 6-years experience in the hotel cleaning services
  • Dependable, honest, responsible, and hardworking
  • Excellent oral communication skills in English and Puerto Rican

Career Experience/Job History


2004 – Present:  Laundry Dry Cleaner, Westgate Cleaners, New York

  • Receive and mark items for laundry or dry cleaning with identifying code numbers or names, using hand or machine markers
  • Inspect soiled articles to determine sources of stains, to locate color imperfections, and to identify items requiring special treatment.
  • Regulate machine processes with the right volume of, water, bleach, detergent, starch, and other additives.
  • Sort and count articles removed from dryers, fold, wrap, or hang them.
  • Examine and sort into lots articles to be cleaned, according to color, fabric, dirt content, and cleaning technique required.
  • Load articles into washers or dry-cleaning machines, or direct other workers to perform loading.
  • Mix and add detergents, dyes, bleaches, starches, and other solutions and chemicals to clean, color, dry, or stiffen articles.
  • Clean machine filters, and lubricate equipment.


Education and Qualifications

1997 – 2001: High School Diploma, Caguas National High, Puerto Rico

Professional and Character References

Can be furnished upon request.


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