Pest Control Technician

Location
Memphis, TN, US
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Sep 15, 2018
Ref
14761
Purpose and Scope
Performs safe and effective methods of pest control to maintain a pest-free environment in district facilities and grounds.

Minimum Qualifications
Requires High School diploma or GED plus 1 year of experience in inspecting for and determining the genus and type of pest, prescribing treatment procedures, methods, chemicals, and pesticides to be used and applied, and accomplishing these procedures, or equivalent, for a total education/experience of 1 year. Requires a valid state driver's license and state certification in a pesticide operator, horticulture, lawn and turf. Must be capable of operating a farm type tractor for herbicide application

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Knowledge of exterminating and pest control principles, practices, techniques, methods, and equipment;
Knowledge of state laws and regulations pertaining to extermination and environmental considerations;
Knowledge of occupational hazards and safety precautions.

Additional Job Details
Pest Control Tech II