Pest Controller Posted on Dec 15, 2017 by Mainstreet Equity Corp.
Location Edmonton, AB
Earnings $25.70 hourly
Work Hours 40 hours per week
Position Permanent Full Time
Vacancies 3 Vacancies
Closing Date Mar 04, 2018
Mainstreet Equity Corp.
Other trades certificate or diploma
Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)
Provincial Pesticide Applicator Licence
Equipment and Machinery Experience
- Netting devices
- Needle strips
- Mechanical sprayer
- Electrical sprayers
- Animal traps
2 years to less than 3 years
Provide estimate of costs
- 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
- Determine type of treatment required
- Clean out areas that harbour pests
Security and Safety
Criminal record check
Work Site Environment
- At heights
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
- Urban area
- Various locations
- Effective interpersonal skills
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.
Mar 04, 2018
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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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