Water Damage Cleanup
Roto-Rooter’s water cleanup teams help our customers that have experienced water damage from plumbing failure or a weather event. Our crews pump out the water, remove damaged furniture, flooring, and affected wallboard. Next, they dry the space and dehumidify the air with professional grad air movers and specialized equipment. When necessary they apply anti-microbials to decontaminate the area and prevent mold growth. Roto-Rooter hires and trains general laborers and lead technicians for our water cleanup team. There is ample opportunity for advancement to become a lead technician or project manager. It’s a well-paying career with plenty of work, job security, good pay and generous benefits.
What does it take?
- A valid driver’s license
- Enough strength, stamina, and agility to move equipment and materials.
- A desire to learn and acquire new skills.
Frequently Asked Questions
What does a water restoration technician do?
Water removal, wet contents removal, drying, dehumidifying, and making ready for reconstruction. Most jobs are the result of a plumbing fixture failure, major leak or weather event.
How much does a WR technician earn?
Roto-Rooter water restoration technicians earn between $_k and $_k per year. Lead technicians and supervisors earn more.
What kind of training is involved?
Our water restoration technicians are trained to IICRC standards, the highest industry standards. Training is free.
Is there room for advancement?
Yes, Roto-Rooter provides plenty of opportunities for advancement within our water restoration team or you can transition to the plumbing & drain side of our business.