HOODZ of Arlington

Kitchen Hood Cleaning Technician - Arlington

Arlington, VA

Job Description

Kitchen Hood Cleaning Technician

Posted: Tuesday, 10/17/2023

Hood cleaning/Commercial Kitchen Hood Cleaning Technician- Night shift-
Hoodz of Arlington

Arlington, VA

$16 - $20 per hour
Detalles del empleo

$16 - $20 per hour

Job Type


  • Driver's License (Required)
  • Maintenance (Preferred)

Job description

Our company is HOODZ of Arlington and we are part of the largest kitchen exhaust cleaning network in the nation.

We're are currently hiring for kitchen exhaust system cleaning technician positions. No experience necessary, previous mechanical, handyman, or electrical experience is a plus.. We will provide all the training.

In this role you will work with crews of 2 or more, across Arlington, Alexandria, Springfield, Fairfax,.

We usually clean 2-3 restaurants or facilities per night (while they are closed) and work Sunday - Thursday night (approx 10 pm - 6 am). Hours will vary.

Must have a flexible schedule to work nights and early mornings.

Job Description:

  • Our business is fire prevention through cleaning and inspection of kitchen hood exhaust systems to NFPA 96 safety fire code standards.
  • Job duties include (but are not limited to):
  • Reading and following work orders
  • Unloading and loading work truck
  • Setting up the job site
  • Power washing and scraping of hoods, ducts, filters and exhaust fans
  • Degreasing, wiping, and polishing all stainless steel
  • Clean up of the job site
  • Attention to detail is a must.
  • Technicians may have to meet at our facility in Arlington or drive directly to job sites during the shift.
  • This work requires you to follow established, detailed and efficient HOODZ procedures.
  • This is a 25-35 hours/week position full time. Hours are primarily overnight with varying start times between 7:00 pm to 11:30 PM, Sunday to Thursday nights.
  • Pay starts at $16.00 / hour for the first 90 days. If after 90 days you have completed your online and hands-on training certification through our Hoodz training program, you will receive a $2.00 / hour raise to $18.00 / hour (pay is negotiable if you have prior and specific hood exhaust cleaning experience).
  • A weeks paid vacation after one year.

4 Payroll Bonused Keys to Success:

  • Job Efficiency- Each service we perform has a time schedule that technicians must complete work within. Technicians will be graded upon how efficiently they perform their work.
  • Job Completion- On most service schedules, we complete multiple jobs in one scheduled shift. We grade technicians for completing the scheduled work in an individual shift.
  • Job Quality- Every service is graded in detail through photo verification, customer feedback, and deficiency communication.
  • Revenue Goals: Each team has a revenue goal to complete within a two-week period.

Our work environment includes:

  • Paid travel time and work van provided
  • Growth opportunities and work independently
  • Paid holidays after one year/ Paid time off
  • Opportunties for health insurance
  • Performance bonuses

Skills/ Requirements

  • Maturity, Integrity and Reliability
  • Must have valid driver's license and reliable personal vehicle to get to our office and or the job site
  • Pass initial and ongoing background checks (no felonies, violent misdemeanors or outstanding warrants)
  • Work in small/tight areas
  • Physically able to lift/carry 50 lbs. for 100 ft.
  • Physically able to kneel/stand for long periods of time
  • Must be able to climb ladders and be comfortable working at heights
  • Spanish speaking is a plus/ our team is bi-lingual.
  • Able to wear personal protective equipment (PPE)
  • Have the desire and willingness to learn quickly and be able to work in a fast paced team environment
  • Be mechanically inclined and dedicated to learning the HOODZ methods, systems and processes
  • Paid time off

HOODZ of Arlington At A Glance

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