Pest Control Technician

Nurture Landscapes

Pest Control Technician


Nurture Landscapes, Blythswood New Town, Glasgow City

  • Full time
  • Permanent
  • Onsite working

Posted 3 weeks ago, 28 Jun | Get your application in now before you miss out!

Closing date: Closing date not specified

job Ref: 7b202d5eef594085889b1dbe79ccc19c

Full Job Description

Due to continued expansion, we currently have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Technician to join our team, responsible for carrying out pest control inspection and treatments in commercial, domestic and public premises. The role involves looking after a number of high profile food manufacturing sites.,

  • Complete Routine Inspections at contract sites, including pubs, restaurants, hotels, hospitals, office blocks etc

  • Provide treatment reports, advising work carried out and recommendations to avoid further pest problems

  • Attend emergency call outs for pest infestations

  • Carry out follow-up visits at sites with on-going pest problems

  • Maintain diary ensuring all scheduled visits and appointments are completed

  • Assist with service work in other areas when necessary

  • Complete pest control inspections at local authority properties to the agreed procedure

  • Identify new business opportunities and pass on to sales team

  • Service Electronic Fly Killers

  • Undertake minor proofing work to restrict pest access

  • Complete risk assessments and work to set procedures

  • Assist the Bird Control team with cleaning and proofing works

  • Maintain stock levels within your vehicle

  • Undertake pigeon shoots using a .22 air rifle

  • Provide emergency weekend cover according to rota (currently 6 weekends per annum)

  • Complete occasional 'filthy and verminous' clearance jobs

  • Help train new technicians

  • Assist technical team with Quality Audits

  • Provide cover when Team Leader is unavailable

    Hold a full UK driving licence

  • RSPH Level 2 qualified

  • The ability to communicate effectively with a wide variety of people

  • A comprehensive grasp on the English Language both written and spoken

  • An Analytical outlook with problem solving abilities

  • A meticulous eye for detail with a pride taken in works completed

  • The Ability to work to set procedures and follow instructions

  • Enthusiastic, positive, personable with a desire to learn and excel in the position

  • Must be confident working at height and in confined spaces

    Rokill Limited is one of Britain's leading providers for Pest Control. We are part of the Nurture Landscapes Group and are the fastest growing pest control company within the UK. We offer outstanding opportunities for career development and progression.

    Salary £28,635 - £31,557 depending on experience

  • Overtime is for work (or travel) before 8am or after 5.30pm

  • We are a service providing company and the role will involve regular overtime to meet our clients needs (the current average is 20 hours per month) and occasional out of hours work.

  • Standard working hours are 8.30-5.00, with half an hour lunch

  • Commission is paid on successful sales leads.

  • A van is provided for you to work from. If you choose to use this for private use at the weekend a charge of 12p per mile is applied.

  • We operate a performance related bonus scheme. The current maximum is £1,500 per annum.

  • Uniform and Personal Protective Equipment are provided.

  • You will be paid £16 per month tax free to cover the cost of keeping your van and uniform clean.

  • You are paid £15 per day when on call plus the hours you work paid at time and a half

  • Estimated earnings £34-38k

    If you are looking for a change in direction then please submit your CV for consideration in the first instance. For more information on the role, and the company - please visit the Rokill Website.