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Terminix Termite Technician Trainee - J3T7BZ6C6MG3SB2FXPS in Overland Park, Kansas

This job was posted by https://www.kansasworks.com : For more information, please see: https://www.kansasworks.com/ada/r/jobs/11398155 Job Description

For more than 85 years, Terminix has built a reputation as one of the nation's leading providers of termite and pest control services, safeguarding over 3 million homes and businesses against all types of pests in 47 states and 14 countries.

What is this role about?

Our Termite Control Technicians serve in a key front-line role and are the very heart of what we do. It's all about providing outstanding service delivery of Terminix products to valued customers.

What does a "Day-in-the-Life" look like?

Equipped with a company vehicle and excellent industry training, our Termite Techs are out in the neighborhoods Terminix serves visiting residential customers and performing requested termite treatments. Here are a few specifics of what you would be doing each day:

+ Verifying that job specifications are appropriate for each work order

+ Preparing the job site for treatment

+ Applying anti-terminate treatments to structures according to schedule, safety procedures and label instructions.

+ Interacting with customers and explaining services provided

+ Completing production forms documenting services provided

What do I need to be successful?

+ Being a high school graduate/having a GED and a valid driver's license are both requirements

+ Prior industry experience is great, but not required. The following are much more important...•

+ You are personable and enjoy interacting with customers

+ You are self-motivated and have a strong work ethic

+ You can effectively present information to customers one-on-one and in small groups

+ You are detailed oriented and understand the importance of safety

+ You have a good aptitude for basic math-- necessary for doing calculations related to service

+ Of course, given our business, you should be comfortable working outside and in confined spaces like crawl spaces and attics

+ For safety reasons (rebreathers have be able to seal to your face) our Termite Techs aren't able to have facial hair

Why should I choose Terminix?

In addition to being part of an iconic brand with a rich 85 year history, here are some other highlights of what we offer members of the Terminix Team.

+ Comprehensive training and licensure, all paid by the company

+ Highly competitive compensation - earning potential of $30,000-50,000 in first year.

+ Company provided vehicle (that you can take home with you at night) and gas card

+ Opportunities for advancement and career growth - including paths into management level roles

+ Medical, dental and vision coverage + discounts on ServiceMaster brands

+ Short/long-term Disability and Life Insurance

+ Paid time off


The above statements are intended to describe the general nature of the work being performed by employees assigned to this classification; they are not an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required for the position.

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