Job Description


Are you looking for reliable, rewarding work? Are you mechanically inclined, able to work independently, and want to work with a family-run, growing company that serves high-end restaurants and first-class facilities?  Can you work in a team, do physically active overnight work, and desire the opportunity for career advancement and recognition of a job well done? Our company is HOODZ of Fort Wayne and Northeast Indiana. We’re currently hiring for Technician positions, a role that performs decontamination at client sites. No experience necessary, however previous mechanical, electrical, or kitchen hood cleaning experience is a plus. Training will be provided. 

This position involves helping the crew leader get the job done with a big emphasis on pressure washing and wiping down vent hood (stainless steel). Fast paced team oriented job.

Must have a flexible schedule to work nights and early mornings (when client locations are typically closed). Requires a valid driver's license, dependable transportation, and the ability to pass a background check and drug test. Must be a team player with the ability to take direction and read and understand safety and work procedures

Typically cleaning 2 locations per night (while they are closed) and work Sunday - Thursday night (approx 8p-6a) with the ability to work in both hot and cold weather. 

Job duties may include, but not limited to:

  • Power washing kitchen exhaust systems: including hoods, duct work, filters and exhaust fans.
  • Set up and take down of all job sites and equipment. Including hanging plastic sheeting, securing ladders, wiping down of stainless steel hoods, setting up wet/dry vacuums, high-pressure hoses, pre-sprayers, etc.
  • Operation of cleaning equipment such as wet/dry vacuums, high-pressure hoses, and pre-sprayers.
  • Previous experience in the operation of a scissor and/or articulating boom lift a plus
  • Ability to lift/carry 50 pounds, wear personal protective equipment (PPE) and climb ladders to gain rooftop access in commercial and industrial establishments.
  • Being able to multi-task many job duties at the same time and coordinate the job to its completion
  • Maintaining and reporting any deficiencies of customer equipment.
  • Complete work projects from start to finish, with limited supervision.
  • Providing a high level of customer service through communication with customers and team members.
  • Have the desire to learn quickly and be able to work in a fast-paced work environment with a growing company. 


Skills/ Requirements


  • Must have a valid driver's license
  • Have transportation to and from work
  • Pass background check (felonies/violent misdemeanors) 
  • Pass a drug test
  • Work in small/tight areas (wiping down inside of restaurant hood)
  • Work on feet for 8-10 hrs at a time
  • Work on knees for 30 minutes at a time
  • Must be able to squat and lift 50 pounds
  • Must be able to climb ladder


Compensation: $10.00 to $15.00/hour (depending on experience) starting pay with paid holidays after a 90-day start-up period. 

Job Type: Full-time

Location: Must be able to meet at the main office in Fort Wayne area and travel to job locations in Fort Wayne and Northeast Indiana via company supplied vehicle.