Preventative Maintenance Technician
Preventative Maintenance Technician Join Ecolab's industry leading Equipment Care team as a Preventative Maintenance Technician. As a Preventative Maintenance Technician you will deliver our performance check programs by providing pro-active maintenance to keep our customers' kitchen equipment running at optimum efficiency and limit the number of breakdowns. You will also be the primary service technician for our beverage business completing installations, removals, preventative maintenance and emergency repairs for this customer base. What's in it For You: * On-the- job training as well as ongoing training with the potential for advanced certifications * Receive a company service vehicle, fuel card, computer and cell phone for business use * Comprehensive benefits program including 401k, pension and paid time off with eligibility beginning upon start date * Independent work environment where you will plan your own schedule * Take charge of your career through growth opportunities including advanced technician and management positions What You Will Do: * Complete Performance Checks on commercial foodservice equipment including refrigerators, ice machines, ovens, fryers, and complete beverage equipment preventative maintenance, emergency repairs, installations and removals * Complete in-service training of customer's staff on proper cleaning and daily maintenance of equipment * Effectively manage time and resources to control costs, enhance efficiencies, and meet customer commitments * Identify operating challenges that lead to kitchen equipment failure in restaurants, hotels, hospitals, and other commercial customers * Attend appropriate technical and manufacturer training to obtain additional licenses and certifications to progress in your career Position Details: Work Location: Washington DC, District of Columbia Physical Requirements: * Ability to frequently kneel, bend, squat, push, pull, reach, and occasionally lift and carry up to 70 pounds * Ability to work with moving mechanical parts, pressurized steam equipment, open flames, heated surfaces, liquids, and risk of electrical shock in damp, humid, or freezing conditions * Ability to work on ladders, roofs, and in rare cases, high, precarious places Minimum Qualifications: * High School diploma or equivalent * Valid driver's license and acceptable motor vehicle record * Willingness to be on call or work off shifts according to customer needs * Availability for occasional overnight travel as assigned * Immigration sponsorship not provided for this role Preferred Qualifications: * Relevant technical training, licenses, and/or certifications (ie EPA, CFESA) * Technical experience with refrigeration, appliance repair, kitchen equipment, HVAC, or relevant military service * Self-motivated with the proven ability prioritize and work independently with minimal direct supervision Company Overview Smart Care Equipment Solutions (Smart Care(R)) is the trusted service leader in the commercial food equipment industry. Nationwide thousands of restaurants, hotels, hospitals and schools rely on this business to provide preventative maintenance, service and repair of commercial refrigeration, cooking and ware washing equipment. Ecolab employees are currently providing services to operate Smart Care. After Smart Care transitions to its own HR systems (anticipated Q2 2018), all Smart Care-dedicated employees will move to Smart Care and will no longer be Ecolab employees.