Overview

Specialists conduct inspections of private property, applying pesticides, and educating customers on source reduction methods and pesticide application. Specialists must be able to provide excellent customer service and possess excellent communication skills. Specialists are trained to follow all state and federal laws and regulations. The Specialists are under the direct supervision of the Technician Manager and works with the lead technicians and staff. This starts as an hourly position with bonus opportunities for sales and growth, with the opportunity to move to production based pay. We offer paid training and growth opportunities within our growing company in the greater Charlotte area, including NC and SC!

Performance Standards:

– Maintain accurate documentation of pesticide application in a timely manner. Provide outstanding customer service and address customer concerns courteously, in a timely manner and provide them with reliable information.

– Consistently provide appropriate treatments to residential and commercial properties.

– Conduct thorough applications of pest and mosquito treatments.

Principal Duties:

– Provide excellent service through proper treatment techniques.

– Present Complimentary Service coupons to interested parties.

– Be knowledgeable of all services provided to help identify problems and offer service solutions

– Execute mosquito sprays at customers residences

– Communicate with the customer everything related to their application and future applications.

– Properly apply chemicals following all company, state, and federal regulations.

– Safely drive to and from the customer’s location following all state and federal laws.

– Follow the assigned route and time line provided by the administrative staff to service accounts

– Communicate with the other members of Mosquito Authority staff any feedback pertinent to operations. Keep all working areas neat and clean at all times.

– Operate a backpack fogger which weighs 60 lbs.

– Access database and mapping systems through mobile computing devices.

– Respond to management and customer service requests.

– Hang door hangers within the neighborhood of customers as directed

– Prepare daily field service reports and keeps accurate records of pesticide applications and other field activities.

Knowledge:

– Must have adequate written and verbal English communication ability.

– Must hold a valid driver’s license.

– Have beginner knowledge of (North Carolina) pesticide regulations and requirements.

Skills & Abilities:

– Strong interpersonal skills to speak with coworkers, customers, and other business professionals.

– Ability to earn an Apprentice Certification with TDA within 14 Days of Hire.

– Ability to travel to customer locations.

– Ability to work outdoors in the elements.

– Job Type: Full-time

– Salary: $15 to $20 based on experience and training

Job Type: Full-time

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $16.00 per hour

Benefits:

  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Referral program

Schedule:

  • 10 hour shift
  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekend availability

Supplemental pay types:

  • Bonus pay
  • Commission pay
  • Tips

COVID-19 considerations:
Personal protective equipment provided or required
Social distancing guidelines in place
Sanitizing, disinfecting, or cleaning procedures in place

Education:

  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)

Experience:

  • Customer Service: 2 years (Preferred)

License/Certification:

  • Driver’s License (Required)

Work Location: One location