Cleaning / Restoration / Remediation - Crew Chief

Up to $25.00 per hour to start plus bonus and full company-sponsored benefits

West Suburbs of Chicago - Elk Grove Village

Position Type:
Full-time | Direct-hire

Job Description:

Cleaning / Restoration / Remediation
Crew Chief - Disaster Cleanup and Restoration

As Crew Chief for a Disaster Cleanup and Restoration Team, you will:

- Work onsite at residential and commercial facilities
- Lead a Cleanup and Restoration Team
- Assess all applicable disaster remediation, restoration and specialized cleaning processes needed
- Delegate work to Team Members according to labor and project requirements
- Monitor and oversee Team Members throughout the project life cycle
- Keep detailed notes for each project, including moisture maps, temperature and humidity readings
- Provide periodic project status updates to the Office Manager and to leadership teams
- Troubleshoot and resolve issues as they arise

You will also work alongside your Team as they:

- Setup drying equipment in affected areas
- Remove wet/damaged drywall, insulation, carpeting, hardwood and tile flooring
- Haul debris out of each workspace
- Clean work spaces after all demolition work has been completed
- Identify and remediate mold
- Categorize and repair fire damage

And, as Crew Chief, you will:

- Be part of an on-call, after-hours rotation to better serve customers
- Perform other duties as assigned

An ideal candidate profile will include:

- At least 1 year of residential or commercial Disaster Cleanup / Remediation / Restoration or similar / related / relevant experience
- Knowledge of cleaning and construction processes
- Proficiency with hand and power tools


- The ability to work OT on-call both after hours and on weekends
- The ability to handle the physical demands of the job
- The ability to lift 50 pounds


- Computer proficiency
- Accurate data entry skills


+++ Management / Supervisory / Team Lead experience
+++ 11CRC Certification[s]
+++ Water and fire restoration experience

Up to $25.00 per hour to start plus bonus and full company-sponsored benefits

West Suburbs of Chicago - Elk Grove Village

JobGiraffe's client is a leader in residential and commercial emergency services, helping families and businesses overcome devastating setbacks caused by water, fire and mold.

Please submit your resume by using the Apply Now feature.

All resumes submitted will be reviewed based on the candidate profile listed above.

Candidates with the most relevant background will be selected first and asked to participate in a screening.

Initial screenings can be done by phone, FaceTime or Skype from 7AM to 7PM Mondays through Saturdays.

JG ID #20-1600 - Elk Grove Village, IL 60007

Relevant Skills, Experience, Industries:
Other not listed Construction/Trades/Skilled Labor/Repair Other not listed, Services: Professional, Business, Scientific, Technical, Industrial, Commercial

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