Pest Control Field Technician

Employer
My Pest Pros, LLC
Location
Fairfax, VA
Posted
Sep 19, 2021
Closes
Sep 21, 2021
Ref
100415436
Hours
Full Time
Position: Service Technician Residential, Commercial, Major Areas of Responsibility * Controlling pests on-site in a variety of accounts. * Physically inspecting a variety of residential and commercial structures to determine the presence of pests; calculating the severity of infestations and the degree of structural damage. * Interfacing directly with homeowners, homebuyers, and their agents regarding the work to be accomplished. * Creating diagrams and graphs indicating the type, degree, and location of infestations. * Performing creative sales solicitations and providing estimates. * Coordinating activities with the department secretaries and other branch personnel. * Determining the costs, estimating the crew time, and scheduling work. * Receiving and properly accounting for company funds collected during the course of business activities. * Submitting all paperwork and collections on a daily basis. * Performing other administrative tasks at the supervisor's direction, including ordering equipment and supplies, compiling and submitting a variety of reports, and calling customers regarding client callbacks and stopped service. * Maintain company-issued equipment and vehicle in a clean and safe condition at all times. * May complete rodent exclusion tasks. * May complete minor home repairs, including insulation removal and installation. * Ensuring that jobs are done legally, professionally, and within specifications. * Receiving and accounting for company funds. * Read and understand label instructions regarding treatment procedures. * Other duties as assigned. Job Requirements You must hold and maintain a valid drivers license. Education and Specifications * High school diploma or general education degree (GED) is required. * You must obtain the necessary license or certification for the state/province within 6 months of the start date. Physical Demands * May be asked to perform general maintenance, such as empty the trash or sweep floors, as part of an employee rotation. * While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand, walk, and sit. The employee is occasionally required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, and depth perception. Work Environment * You will work outdoors in all types of weather. Use and maintain safety equipment including bump caps, gloves, goggles, respirators, eye washers, first aid kits, and spill abatement equipment. During a normal workday, you may inspect, crawl and work in sub-areas, basements, and attics of structures and work with or around avicides, desiccants, fumigants, fungicides, herbicides, insecticides, miticides, propellants, rodenticides, termiticides, and other materials commonly found in and around structures. * Operate company vehicles, power sprayers, foggers, dusters, drills, vacuums, and a variety of common hand and power tools and other equipment. Perform minor repairs on tools and related equipment as needed and must keep vehicle and equipment in a clean and safe working condition. PI142387126

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