Seasonal Mosquito Technician

Rentokil Terminix

4.8

(28)

Gunnison, CO

Why you should apply for a job to Rentokil Terminix :

  • Ranked as one of the Best Companies for Women in 2023
  • 4.8/5 in overall job satisfaction
  • 4.8/5 in supportive management
  • 100% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 100% would recommend this company to other women
  • 82% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Terminix offers Maternity Leave and Parental Leave (non-birthing parents regardless of gender).
  • Terminix medical plans cover certain prescription drugs used to aid in fertility.
  • Every year Terminix donates to community partners based on the steps taken by our teammates across the country.
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    Position summary

    • $22.00 per hour

    What do our Seasonal Mosquito Technicians do?

    Seasonal Mosquito Technicians provide a quality, professional service. They deliver service with courtesy, safety, and dependability and to ensure each customer has a positive experience.

    Functions include, but are not limited to the following:

    • Routinely inspect control zones for potential mosquito breeding habitat and the presence of mosquito larvae by visual inspection and "dipping"

    • Assess each inspection site and utilize the appropriate control techniques, such as: no action, source reduction, biological control, public education and chemical control (including the application of larvicides and/ adulticides at the labelled application rates)

    • May place and retrieve monitoring devices for accessing mosquito populations

    • Accurately record all findings and control activities on the appropriate log sheet and GPS unit, and enter data into VDCI's database as required by the contract

    • Be thoroughly familiar with all applicable chemical labels and Safety Data Sheets (SDS) and handle/apply all chemicals according to label specifications

    • Know and follow proper safety and spill procedures at all times, and use all required Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) regularly

    • Communicate respectfully, honestly, and knowledgeably to residents at all times during service request inspections, routine larvicide activities, or during any other public relations activities

    • Know and follow the proper and safe operations of all equipment used,

    • Mix pesticides & fill sprayers accurately as needed, and follow all required safety precautions for the application of products

    • React to change promptly and effectively, and handle other essential tasks as assigned.

    What do you need?

    • High school diploma or equivalent

    • Be flexible with working hours, Monday-Friday, Weekends as needed

    • Must be 18 years of age or older

    • Communicate effectively in English in both written and verbal forms

    • May be required to obtain state pesticide applicator licensing (training provided)

    • Be capable of lifting and using items such as chemical containers and application equipment weighing up to 50 pounds.

    • Work is regularly performed outdoors and may include exposure to potentially hazardous situations and substances such as weather conditions, challenging and uneven/unstable terrain, pesticides, dust and airborne particulates, excessive noise, biting insects, hazardous plants, and wild and domestic animals.

    • Must pass pre-employment background screen

    • Must possess a valid driver's licence and pass motor vehicle record search

    We are looking for individuals who want to make a difference where our customers live and work. Is that you?

    Rentokil Terminix is a Drug Free workplace

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    Why you should apply for a job to Rentokil Terminix :

  • Ranked as one of the Best Companies for Women in 2023
  • 4.8/5 in overall job satisfaction
  • 4.8/5 in supportive management
  • 100% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 100% would recommend this company to other women
  • 82% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Terminix offers Maternity Leave and Parental Leave (non-birthing parents regardless of gender).
  • Terminix medical plans cover certain prescription drugs used to aid in fertility.
  • Every year Terminix donates to community partners based on the steps taken by our teammates across the country.