Apr 23, 2021

Heat Operator Technician

$15.00 hourly
  • Plunketts Pest Control
  • Fridley, MN, USA
Full-Time General Labor

Job Description

Heat Operator Technician
Plunkett's Pest Control

You probably never thought about working for a pest control company; but it may just be everything you are looking for.

Are you a dynamic, energetic and motivated person who can work independently and with a team? Do you have a valid driver's license and are ready to work on one of the top service teams in the upper Midwest?

The Heat Operator Technician is provided competitive compensation and excellent benefits package including vacation, sick time, medical insurance and a 401k retirement plan. Pest control experience is not required; we will train the right person and provide them with all the tools required for a successful career.

This position is responsible for delivering professional pest prevention to our clients using a heat treatment process. Provides consistent, friendly, best-in-class service to our clients.

Essential Job Duties:

  • Drive company vehicle to client sites to provide pest management services using a heat treatment process
  • Participate fully in training opportunities to enhance knowledge; and to meet requirements for licensing and safety standards
  • Work in a safe manner by adhering to OSHA, state requirements, and Plunketts' policies and procedures
  • Prepare the environment to be treated including moving furniture, equipment, and other materials in order to access areas to be treated or inspected.
  • Project a professional image; is friendly, pleasant, and courteous when dealing with internal and external clients
  • Perform effectively with minimal direction and without direct supervision
  • Set up, monitor and tear down equipment as needed for heat treatments
  • Communicate effectively with internal and external clients
  • Work as part of a team that provides "Best in Class" pest solutions and client service
  • Cooperate with company management by performing any other duties as assigned

Job Requirements

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each duty satisfactorily. The requirements below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

Minimum Requirements

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Ability to read, legibly speak, and understand English; must be able to communicate clearly and effectively to clients and Plunkett's employees
  • Ability to maintain a high level of confidentiality
  • Utilize application equipment(spray guns and bottles, hoses etc.), inspection equipment, and small hand tools
  • The ability to work extended hours and some weekends
  • Must have a valid driver's license and acceptable driving record
  • Must have the ability to travel overnight
  • The ability to pass state pest control licensing exams
  • Physical capability assessment, favorable drug test, and acceptable background record is also required
  • Must maintain a DOT health certificate

Preferred Requirements

  • Experience working with minimum supervision; able to problem solve and keep detailed records
  • Has experience using computer-based and mobile applications

Physical Demands and Work Environment

  • Communicates through telephone conversations, face-to-face interactions, texts and email
  • Lift/push/pull up to 100lbs
  • Extensive bending, kneeling, stooping, crouching, crawling, reaching overhead, climbing a ladder, working in confined spaces, walking for long periods, and sitting for long periods
  • Utilize application equipment (spray guns and bottles, hoses etc.)
  • Tolerate a variety of environmental conditions; indoors and outdoors during seasonal weather, damp locations, and dusty locations

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

About Plunkett's:

Plunkett's is a 3rd generation family owned business established in 1915 celebrating over 100 years of continued growth! Our 480+ employees enjoy competitive wages and rewards, fantastic benefits, a company sponsored retirement program, continuous training and career development. Plunkett's is an outstanding, privately owned company that holds a great deal of opportunity for people who want to step up and start an exciting career!

Learn more about being a Plunkett's Technician!

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Come join the Plunkett's family!

Plunkett's is an equal opportunity employer and committed to hiring and retaining a workforce that reflects the diverse communities we serve.
EOE/Minorities/Females/Protected Vets/Disabilities/LGBT

For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.





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