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Job Details

Pest Controller

Posted on Jul 29, 2020 by Ecopest Inc.

  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $29.25 hourly
  • Work Hours 35 to 44 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 2  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Oct 18, 2020
Job Requirements

Employer

Ecopest Inc.

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

Provincial Pesticide Applicator Licence

Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • Netting devices
  • Mechanical sprayer
  • Electrical sprayers
  • Animal traps

Experience

Experience an asset

Specific Skills

  • Advise clients on how to prevent pest infestation
  • Prepare and spray chemical mixture on infested areas
  • Place and set traps to capture and remove animals
  • Install animal control barriers to keep animals off property
  • Inspect buildings and outside areas to detect signs of infestation
  • Fumigate households
  • Determine type of treatment required
  • Clean out areas that harbour pests

Work Site Environment

  • Confined spaces
  • Odours
  • Dusty

Transportation/Travel Information

Vehicle supplied by employer

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Work Location Information

Various locations

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Reliability
  • Organized

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

By e-mail:

hr@ecopest.ca

By Mail:

8605 Coronet Rd NW
Edmonton, Alberta T6E4P2

Advertised Until

Oct 18, 2020

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes
The Pest Controller is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Pest Controllers and Fumigators
OBJECTIVE

Interest in operating mechanical and electric sprayers; and in preparing and spraying chemical mixtures on infested areas

METHODICAL

Interest in comparing information to determine type of treatment required; and in cleaning out areas using rakes, shovels, brooms and mops

innovative

Interest in speaking with customers to provide cost estimates and to advise on how to prevent pest infestation

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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