Job Description

Kitchen Exhaust Cleaning Technician 

HOODZ of Downtown Chicago is looking for an EXPERIENCED Kitchen Exhaust Cleaning Technician

Previous mechanical, electrical, or kitchen hood cleaning experience a plus

Training will be provided

This is a full-time position starting at $15-17/Hour, with the opportunity to earn more as you gain experience & perform at a high level
Work hours are generally during the overnight or early morning hours when restaurants are closed. Sunday-Thursday
NO WEEKENDS (unless emergency cleans come up which is very rare)

Technician must: Have a valid Driver's License
Be able to pass a drug screening and criminal background check 
Be dependable; able to show up on time, read and understand safety plans and procedures 
Be physically fit; able to climb ladders to gain rooftop access to commercial establishments, able to lift and carry 50 lbs., a minimum of 100 feet 
Have excellent attention to detail and work fast and efficiently 
Be able to work flexible hours; nights and the rare, occasional weekends 
Be able to work in both hot and cold weather
Be able to complete work projects from start to finish, with limited supervision in allotted time frames
Have good communication skills; able to communicate well with customers and provide direction to other team members
Have the desire to learn quickly and be able to work in a fast paced work environment with a growing company 
English speaking either as first or second language highly preferred

Job duties include: Power washing of kitchen exhaust systems including hoods, duct work, filters and exhaust fans 
The set up and take down of all job sites and equipment including wiping down of stainless steel hoods, setting up wet/dry vacuums, high pressure hoses, pre-sprayers, ladders, hanging plastic sheeting, etc.
Independent completion of work projects without supervision 
Maintain equipment, reporting any mechanical deficiencies

Skills / Requirements

Be motivated, coach-able and a team player. Attitude is the key to any level of success in life. We look for POSITIVE behaviors from everyone. We are all in this together so when one of us struggles, we are all struggling. Let's help each other be as successful as possible in all that we do.

We have a great team here now that is improving each day. NOW is the time to join our team as we are growing. We should all want to be a part of a growing business as it allows for more opportunities for everyone on the team!

Important Notes

We are a company that is VERY excited about the growth opportunities for this business model. Quite frankly, there are very few in this space that are doing things right so this makes for great opportunities for the people who work here and bring it each day!

Our goal is to be the PREMIER Exhaust Hood Cleaning Company in all of Chicago land. We know that to do this, we must find and develop the best people. We. like any business, are only as good as our people. We will provide the training and culture. We have the backing of a major franchise (Hoodz) which is one of 3 companies under the Belfor Franchise Group Umbrella. We have the best equipment and maintain it so our people have the best chance to succeed on each job while being safe.