Rentokil Initial

  • Posted: 22 Jul 2021
  • Location: New Plymouth
  • Work Type: Fixed Term
  • Classification: Trades & services
Trainee and Experienced Pest Service Technicians Wanted

Start 1 September with full training provided

Pest Control Service Technician (approx. 8 months fixed term)

We are seeking experienced and in-experienced people to train in pest control, focusing on domestic customers using targeted treatments that minimise chemical application with effective results.

We need extra team members to join us for the busy summer season to deliver pest control services to customers across the entire Taranaki region. A company vehicle will be provided for you to travel from your home address to work in nearby areas on a daily basis.

We're looking for people who are willing to learn and go the extra mile in customer service, who like working outdoors, enjoy interacting with a variety of customers and who can make the Rentokil Service special. This is a fixed term, full time role for 40 hours a week - with some weekend work may be required.

In this role you will be responsible for:

Carrying out various pest treatments on residential properties using industry best practice
Interacting daily with customers,building rapport and delivering a high standard of service
Complying with Health and Safety regulations
Experience is not necessary, but you must have:

Ability to work to a planned, time-based work schedule
A valid New Zealand drivers licence (restricted licence OK / ability to drive manual preferred)
Be a self-starter and motivated when working independently
Ability to manage, maintain and build great customer relationships
Appreciation for high quality standards with ability to assess from a customer's perspective
Practical, flexible and a problem solver
Reliable, honest and flexible
Physically fit,energetic and well presented
In return, we will provide:

Company vehicle, mobile phone, tablet and full uniform
Competitive remuneration
Extensive training with a team of experts in Pest Control
Potential for further career development opportunities
Complying with Health and Safety regulations
If you are interested in the Pest Control Industry and in a genuine trade qualification APPLY NOW

Please note that applicants must have the right to live and work permanently or long term in New Zealand

The successful applicants will be required to undertake a pre-employment Health Assessment (including drug and alcohol testing) and complete a Ministry of Justice criminal records check, the results of which must be to Rentokil Initials satisfaction.

Employer questions
Your application will include the following questions:
Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in New Zealand?
What is your expected annual salary?
What is your preferred work type?
Do you have a current New Zealand driver's licence?
Do you have any conditions on your licence that would prevent you from driving a manual vehicle?
Which of the following specialty licences do you have?
You must have the right to live and work in this location to apply for this job.