Illinois Tool Works, Inc. Team Lead - Installs in Tampa, Florida

Team Lead - Installs at ITW

Job Description

Hobart Service, an ITW Company, is an international manufacturer of products for the food service and food retail industries including cooking, food preparation, warewashers and waste handling, weigh wrap, Baxter baking and Traulsen refrigeration. Hobart’s equipment is supported by a national network of factory-trained service representatives in locations across the United States.

Due to continued growth, Hobart Service is looking for an experienced Install Team Leader to join their team.

Some of the Benefits to you are:

  • Stability & Reputation – Hobart Service has been in business for over hundred years and we’ve been leaders in our industry! It is no secret that the reason we have been so successful is because our goal is to Create Customers for Life. Operating 24 hours a day, seven days a week our Associates offer extensive maintenance and repair services.

  • Career Growth – Hobart Service will not only offer you long term training, but we also offer a tuition reimbursement program.

  • Great Compensation – Hobart Service offers a very competitive salary, excellent benefits package and even a great retirement package. Hobart Service will also supply you with specialty tools, uniforms and safety gear.

This position is based in Tampa, FL under the direction of the Install Manager. The selected candidate will be responsible for the installation of the various components for food equipment. Work onsite to set-up and program and also dismantle and reconstruct equipment when necessary. As an Install Team Leader, you will contact customer prior to the date of scheduled installation to verify schedule. Provide guidance and coaching to installers as it related to work assignments, specific work steps, proper and safe use of all tool and/or machinery or overall job performance. The individual will consistently achieve or surpass weekly productivity and service labor revenue goals assigned by management, while maintaining a high level of customer service skills.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to: adjusting, aligning, assembling, calibrating, inspecting, lubrication and testing of commercial food prep equipment, electrical/mechanical and electronics troubleshooting; will work out solutions in the best interest of the customer; will be responsible for vehicle inventory and appearance; will need to satisfactorily complete company schools or audio/video field training.

Candidate will comply with all applicable service policies and procedures, maintain frequent contact with the office to receive service assignments and review service problems with advisor, or manager. Must be available for overtime and on-call schedule.

To be considered for this exceptional career opportunity you must have at least the following:

  • Accredited High School diploma, Business or trade school or GED

  • Excellent mechanical/electrical/electronic aptitude

  • 3-5 years of experience in Commercial install experience

  • Ability to learn new technology and repair and service procedures and specifications

  • Valid driver's license with acceptable driving record and able to drive multiple hours per day

  • Able to travel and attend training schools

  • Read blue prints and schematic drawings.

  • Have Experience in Welding, Hydraulics and/or Electrical Skills

  • Understand How to Troubleshoot Mechanical Problems

  • Basic plumbing and soldering knowledge

  • Basic knowledge of CO2 and Freon

  • Operate hand and power tools

  • Computer Skills: Microsoft Office products excel, Word, Outlook

  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills

Physical Requirements:

  • Lifting 50-75 lbs with or without assistance

  • Climbing up to 8 ft with ladder

  • Extensive driving up to 5-6 hours/day

  • Kneeling, squatting, bending, pushing/pulling

  • Exposure to noise, heat, cold, slippery, wet conditions

  • OT as required

Great Benefits, 401K with Company Match, Company Service Vehicle

Pre-employment screenings performed (which includes background checks and drug screening)


Hobart Service is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

ITW and Hobart Service are committed to providing a healthy and safe environment for all employees. To demonstrate this commitment, Hobart Service is tobacco-free (including e-cigarettes) on campuses and within company vehicles and maintains a drug-free workplace.

If you are a qualified individual with a disability and are unable or limited in your ability to use or access the online application system process due to your disability, please contact Human Resources at [Click Here To Join] to request assistance. No other requests will be acknowledged.

In accordance with the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, Hobart Service considers all qualified applicants with a criminal history.