The Shield Companies Pest Control Service Technician in Hicksville, New York
The Shield Co. Management / EcoShield Pest Solutions, one of the fastest growing pest control companies in the country, is seeking driven candidates to assist us with achieving our ultimate goal of spreading happiness: to keep bugs out of your beds, out of your business, out of your barbeques, and out of your bungalows!
We are currently hiring for Pest Control Service Technicians in your area! We are a growing company who proudly provides our customers with comprehensive solutions for pest-free living. We are looking to expand our team with employees who have energetic and outgoing demeanors and those who truly enjoy providing excellent customer service. We have technician positions available for those who are seasoned in the pest control industry or those who may be just starting out.
Pay and Benefits
The Company is proud to offer competitive pay, growth opportunities, full benefits, and monthly/quarterly/annual bonuses (in applicable positions)!
For this role, we offer:
Competitive hourly rate ($17.00-$20.00 DOE)
Additional compensation opportunities
Paid time off
Sick and Safe time - 1 hour per every 30 hours worked with a maximum of 80 hours annually
Vacation - begins at the equivalent of 3 days per year with an additional day per year of service capped at 9 days
10 paid holidays
Benefits (employee as well as family)
Health Savings Account (HSA)
Short Term and Long Term Disability
401(k), with match of 100% of the first 3% of each employee’s contribution and 50% of the next 2%
Employee Assistance Program
Rally Health and Wellness Program
Employee and Friends/Family Discounted Pest Control Services
What will I be doing in this position?
We understand that we cannot list every single task that you will do in this position, but below is an overview of our expectations:
Perform indoor and outdoor pest applications for our customers
Interact with customers and explain service features and benefits; answer any questions or concerns they may have
Follow scheduled routes, communicate with office staff and management and maintain accurate and organized records
Deliver excellent customer service every time
Maintain service equipment, Company vehicle and personal safety equipment; must be in clean/working condition with any issues brought to management's prompt attention
Utilize technology to manage appointments and maintain customer records
Participate in local and Company-wide meetings and trainings
Physical Demands and Working Conditions
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to walk. The employee is occasionally required to stand; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms; and climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.
The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move over 50 pounds.
Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, and the ability to adjust focus.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee occasionally works in high, precarious places and in outside weather conditions and is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions.
The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
Am I qualified for this position?
While we would love the opportunity to connect with everyone that applies, we will be focusing on those applicants that meet or exceed the qualifications below:
Must be 21 years of age or older (insurance carrier may make some age-based exceptions) and possess an active driver's license with an MVR that meets insurance requirements
Have a commitment to safety in all job areas: driving, service, and training
Have a commitment to honest and exceptional customer service
Are willing to work Monday - Saturday and some holidays
Earn and maintain the state required training and licensing (training will be provided)
Specific consideration will be given to candidates who meet the above qualifications and who:
Have 6+ months of experience in the pest control industry
Have 6+ months of customer service experience
Already possess the state required pest control licensing
Have experience operating a Company vehicle
The Shield Co. Management LLC/EcoShield Pest Solutions is an equal opportunity employer
Requisition ID: 2022-1684
External Company URL: theshieldco.com
Street: 1 Enterprise Pl