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Professional Window Cleaner


Do you want to breathe fresh air? Are you looking for a company culture of mutual respect and comradery, and where you are appreciated for your hard work with more than just a paycheck? IDW Window & Roof Cleaning is EXPANDING FAST and looking for vision minded, hard working people to join our team and learn a professional trade. We are an equal opportunity employer.


Locally owned and in business for 28 years, IDW is a professional window cleaning and soft washing company based out of Lima, Ohio. Soft Washing is an alternative to pressure washing. It uses a gentle spray of eco-friendly cleaners to kill algae and other growths on roofs, siding, decks/patios and concrete. IDW is a Five Star company with Soft Wash Systems International (there are only 10 Five Star companies in the USA). Employees are professionally trained in professional window cleaning and soft washing and we pay for all training and certifications. IDW clients include universities, hospitals, corporate centers, financial centers, multi-family housing, hotels and residential homes in Ohio and Indiana.

If you are an experienced window cleaner applying with IDW, you may start out higher than the advertised rates depending on your skill level.


IDW’s purpose is to serve our customers through improving their homes and properties and make them loyal, lifelong customers. You will learn from an experienced professional the trades of window cleaning and/or soft washing. There is video and on the job training plus safety training. You start as a beginning technician making $14-$15 hour based on previous work experience. Your goal will be to master hard and soft skills to quickly become a senior field technician where you can earn $15-$17 hour. You determine how quickly that happens by your work ethic, attitude and the mastery of skills you are taught. The best of our technicians graduate to a higher pay grade as Crew Leaders.


  • We only hire hard working people who really want to work, be on time and be rewarded for their successful efforts. You can be elevated to higher positions and pay grade if you have a vision and a drive to do so.
  • You will be required to learn safety procedures and follow them.
  • You must be able to get on ladders without fear. Everyday.
  • We hire people who are team players. A positive attitude goes a long way toward working with our exceptional team. Team members treat each other with respect.
  • We do not hire smokers because smoking is not acceptable on our clients’ premises or in our company trucks.
  • You must be able to lift 50 pounds (ladders).
  • You must have a valid drivers license with a good driving record .You will drive our company vehicles.
  • Pre-employment drug screening and criminal background checks will be conducted. We cannot hire people with felonies because we go into clients’ homes.


  • Do you like to get bonuses, gift cards and extra perks? We do that here. Are you wanting a position that offers insurance, paid vacations, personal/sick days and holidays? Do you want to invest in a company IRA plan that is also matched? IDW does all of that.
  • Do you want to work a daytime shift? That’s us Monday through Friday. Do we work weekends? Almost never. Do we work nights? Almost never.
  • Do you like to be appreciated for your efforts, talent and attitude? Do you want the opportunity to make more money and advance in your position? That happens here at IDW.

Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $29,000.00 to $35,000.00 /year

Application Questions

  • How many years of full-time work experience do you have?
  • Do you have ladder work experience?
  • Have you completed the following level of education: High school or equivalent?
  • Do you have the following license or certification: valid drivers license?