HOODZ of Lake County and Northwest Cook County is looking for a Lead Hood Cleaning Technician. No experience necessary, however previous mechanical, electrical, or kitchen hood cleaning experience a plus. Training will be provided.
This is initially a part-time position of 24-36 hours a week starting at $12/Hour, with the opportunity to become a regular full-time position. Work hours are generally during the night or early morning hours when restaurants are closed.
Lead 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; o Able to climb ladders to gain rooftop access to commercial establishments o Able to lift and carry 50 lbs. a minimum of 100 feet • Have excellent attention to detail • Work fast and efficiently • Be able to work flexible hours; nights and some weekends • Be able to work in both hot and cold weather • Be able to complete work projects from start to finish with limited supervision • Have good communication skills; able to communicate well with customers and provide direction to other members of your team • Have the desire to learn quickly and be able to work in a fast paced work
Job duties include: • Power washing of kitchen exhaust systems including: o Hoods o Duct work o Filters o Exhaust fans • The set up and take down of all job sites and equipment including: o Wiping down of stainless steel hoods o 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