Job Description

Kitchen Hood Cleaning Technician, Third Shift, Janitorial

Our company is HOODZ of Greater Cincinnati and we've been cleaning commercial exhaust systems at NIGHT in restaurant kitchens since 2015

This is a full-time position starting at $13 Hour, with the opportunity to earn more as you gain experience & perform at a higher level. Experience with the use of pressure washers, sanitation and janitorial is preferred. TRAINING WILL BE PROVIDED.

We usually clean 1-2 restaurants/night. Work hours are typically Sunday Night to Thursday Night from 9:00 pm to 5:00 am (third shift), when restaurants are closed. Weekend job or day job are rare but possible. Those jobs will be scheduled in advance and consulted with available employees.

Jobs are scheduled in advance with customers. Your reliability and punctuality is required.


  • 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 fee.
  • 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 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 and management.
  • Have the desire to learn quickly and be able to work in a fast paced work environment with a growing company

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!

Our goal is to be the PREMIER Exhaust Hood Cleaning Company in the Greater Cincinnati area. 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 several 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.

Pre-screen Questions

  • Are you able to work night shifts, typically from 9:00 pm to 5 am all year around?
  • Are you able to have enough rest time (sleeping time) during the day in order to be fresh, rested and completely awake for the night shift work?
  • Do you have a valid driver license in good standing?
  • Are you able to climb ladders? Do you tolerate heights?
  • Can you lift/carry up to 50 pounds?
  • Are you able to kneel/stand for long periods of time?
  • Are you comfortable working in small or tight areas?
  • Are you comfortable working in a greasy and wet environment?