Pest Control Technician
Date PostedAugust 02, 2022
Location Edmonton, AB
Earnings $45,000.00 to $60,000.00 annually (to be negotiated)
Work Hours 44 hours per week
Position Permanent Full Time
Vacancies 2  Vacancies
Closing Date Sep 01, 2022
- Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
- or equivalent experience
- Urban area
- Rural area
- On-site customer service
- Various locations
- Inspect buildings and outside areas to detect signs of infestation
- Provide estimate of costs
- Determine type of treatment required
- Prepare and spray chemical mixture on infested areas
- Fumigate households
- Place and set traps to capture and remove animals
- Install animal control barriers to keep animals off property
- Clean out areas that harbour pests
- Advise clients on how to prevent pest infestation
Certificates, Licences, Memberships, and Courses
Provincial Pesticide Applicator Licence
Equipment and Machinery Experience
- Animal traps
- Mechanical sprayer
Security and Safety
- Basic security clearance
- Criminal record check
- Driver's validity licence check
- Valid driver's licence
- Vehicle supplied by employer
- Willing to travel
- Travel expenses paid by employer
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
- Physically demanding
- Attention to detail
- Hand-eye co-ordination
- Combination of sitting, standing, walking
- Bending, crouching, kneeling
- Client focus
- Effective interpersonal skills
- Team player
Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
- Dental plan
- Health care plan
- Vision care benefits
Long term benefits
- Group insurance benefits
- Other benefits
Learning/training paid by employer
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Interest in operating mechanical and electric sprayers; and in preparing and spraying chemical mixtures on infested areas
Interest in comparing information to determine type of treatment required; and in cleaning out areas using rakes, shovels, brooms and mops
Interest in speaking with customers to provide cost estimates and to advise on how to prevent pest infestation
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