Plunkett's Pest Control in Iowa City, IA, seeks to hire a full-time entry-level Route Technician to provide top-notch pest control service to our clients and achieve sales goals. Don't worry if you don't have experience; we have one of the best training programs in the industry!
The typical schedule is Monday-Friday, but some routes do require weekends. We allow our Route Technicians to schedule their routes. It is very much like owning your own company, but with the support and benefits of a larger organization.
We pay a competitive wage plus a $1,200 retention bonus! We also offer health, dental, vision, long and short-term disability, life insurance, a 401(k) plan, paid vacation and sick time, and a company truck. If this sounds like the right opportunity for you, apply today!
ABOUT PLUNKETT'S PEST CONTROL
Plunkett's is a 3rd generation family-owned business established in 1915, celebrating over 100 years of continued growth! Our commercial and residential clients depend on us for one-time service for an existing pest problem and regularly scheduled pest control programs.
We would not be successful without our team! That is why we believe in promoting from within and offer competitive wages and rewards, fantastic benefits, a company-sponsored retirement program, continuous training, and career development. Plus, we care about each other and are fiercely loyal, allowing us to create an awesome, team-oriented work environment. We are committed to one another's success and fantastic company culture.
A DAY IN THE LIFE OF A ROUTE TECHNICIAN
Your charisma and excellent sales skills are essential as you sell our services and build route density within your assigned territory. Working from your home, you will drive a company vehicle to client locations to provide exceptional pest control service. You will support your clients, and the community, by helping to solve pest issues and building relationships. Your clients include a variety of businesses such as restaurants, food plants, warehouses, and office buildings, as well as residential homes. Not only are you recognized as a hero to our customers as you save them from pesky intruders, but you also create lifelong relationships.
High school diploma or equivalent
Valid driver's license and acceptable driving record
Physical ability to perform inspection, treatment, and related service duties
Ability to pass a drug test and background check
A minimum of 18 years old
Do you present yourself professionally? Are you friendly and courteous? Are you sales savvy? Do you enjoy working independently? Can you organize your time and responsibilities effectively? If so, you may be perfect for this entry-level position! Apply now with our initial 3-minute, mobile-friendly application!
Plunkett's is an equal opportunity employer and committed to hiring and retaining a workforce that reflects the diverse communities we serve.
We arm each technician with smart technology and the skillset to intelligently approach pest control, to reach the best resolution. We are well known in the industry for our training program and developing only the best technicians.
As a longtime pest control provider, we know that earning and keeping our client’s trust is as important as taking care of their pests. Our technicians and office staff are career professionals who take the meaning of their service function seriously. The sum and substance of our business are the people we employ to perform the service and the relationships they have with our clients. We get that and we take it very seriously.