• Position: Flood Technician

    Posted on: August 07, 2018

    Flood Technician


    ServiceMaster Restore of Central & Northern Okanagan is looking for an energetic individual to join our production team. If you are an individual who is keen to learn the Restoration industry and interested in long term growth within a stable company we would love to hear from you.

    ServiceMaster Restore of Central & Northern Okanagan provides emergency response, restoration, and reconstruction services to the insurance industry, residential and commercial customers. We offer a wide range of services that remediate conditions caused by fire, flood, wind, mold, and other hazards.

    Position Summary

    The Flood Technician responds to water related emergencies in residential homes and commercial properties. Technicians are responsible for stabilizing, cleaning and placing drying equipment in preparation for restoration.

    Key Responsibilities

    • Provide up to date communication and photos to Production Manager regarding status of work
    • Determine category of water loss
    • Extract water using truck mounts and portable pumps
    • Assist in determination of non-restorable building components
    • Assist with demolition of non-restorable material
    • Set up drying equipment as per established procedures
    • Clean and sanitize using bio wash procedures
    • Monitor drying process and adjust equipment as required
    • Work within an On Call rotation for after-hours emergencies


    • Water Restoration Technician certification an asset but not mandatory
    • Clean criminal record check
    • Valid class 5 drivers license with clean abstract
    • Experience driving/parking a panel van and cube truck
    • Superior customer service skills and utmost professionalism with clients Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
    • Able to communicate effectively in English
    • Able to work alone or with minimal supervision
    • Able to lift industrial fans 30-40 lbs
    • Able to load/unload wheeled industrial dehumidifiers 75-100 lbs
    • Knowledge of construction and basic building materials
    • Safe use of power tools and hand tools
    • Experience in custodial work, pressure washing, carpet cleaning an asset

    ServiceMaster Restore of Okanagan is a franchise based out of Kelowna. We offer on the job training & orientation, competitive wages, Health & Dental benefits, and a supportive, team environment.

    Job Type: Full-time