Chimney Sweep Technician

Technician Glenview, Illinois


Abt Electronics has an immediate opening for the position of a Chimney Sweep Technician. We are a family owned company who has been in business since 1936 and continues to experience strong growth year after year.  Abt Electronics specializes in electronics, appliance & furniture sales, delivery, installation and servicing all the products we sell. We are a perennial winner of the Chicago Tribune’s Top Workplace Award.  We are looking for a highly motivated, flexible & friendly Chimney Technician to join our team.  If this is you, we want to hear from you!

In addition, must be comfortable contributing/working in an entrepreneurial, fast-paced and fun work environment.  Primary duties include:

  • Pouring concrete crowns and repair, tuck pointing, and installation of new liners
  • Flashing repair and flash sealer repair
  • Chimney teardown and rebuilding
  • masonry waterproofing and multi-flue cap installation
  • Working safety on rooftops and handling extension ladders
  • Diagnose problems and work with others to solve problems
  • Works well with tools and have basic knowledge of general constructions skills
  • Previous chimney work is always a plus
  • Willing to become CSIA certified within 6 months of employment

Job Requirements:

  • Pass a DOT physical & drug test
  • Clean background
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Able to participate daily in physical labor
  • Need to be flexible with hours
  • Be friendly & respectful towards customers and their property
  • Problem solving skills


We offer our team members:

  • Yearly performance review
  • Potential for advancement
  • Medical/Dental (Blue Cross and Blue Shield PPO Network) & Vision (VSP)
  • 401(k) (Charles Schwab) which includes a matching program
  • Life & Disability insurance (Lincoln Financial)
  • Generous Paid Time Off/Sick Pay Program
  • Continued training & career development
  • Employee discounts on all products we sell
  • Performance based bonus programs