THE TERMINIX INTERNATIONAL CO LP Termite Control Tech - Field Services Re in URBANDALE, Iowa

For more than 85 years, Terminix has built a reputation as one of the nation's leading providers of termite and pest control services, safeguarding over 3 million homes and businesses against all types of pests in 47 states and 14 countries.What is this role about?Our Termite Control Technicians serve in a key front-line role and are the very heart of what we do. It's all about providing outstanding service delivery of Terminix products to valued customers.What does a "Day-in-the-Life" look like?Equipped with a company vehicle and excellent industry training, our Termite Techs are out in the neighborhoods Terminix serves visiting residential customers and performing requested termite treatments. Here are a few specifics of what you would be doing each day:Verifying that job specifications are appropriate for each work order * Preparing the job site for treatmentApplying anti-terminate treatments to structures according to schedule, safety procedures and label instructions.Interacting with customers and explaining services providedCompleting production forms documenting services providedWhat do I need to be successful?Being a high school graduate/having a GED and a valid driver's license are both requirementsPrior industry experience is great, but not required. The following are much more important...You are personable and enjoy interacting with customersYou are self-motivated and have a strong work ethicYou can effectively present information to customers one-on-one and in small groupsYou are detailed oriented and understand the importance of safetyYou have a good aptitude for basic math-- necessary for doing calculations related to serviceOf course, given our business, you should be comfortable working outside and in confined spaces like crawl spaces and atticsFor safety reasons (rebreathers have be able to seal to your face) our Termite Techs aren't able to have facial hairWhy should I choose Terminix?In addition to being part of an iconic brand with a rich 85 year history, here are some other highlights of what we offer members of the Terminix Team.Comprehensive training and licensure, all paid by the companyHighly competitive compensation - earning potential of $30,000-50,000 in first year.Company provided vehicle (that you can take home with you at night) and gas cardOpportunities for advancement and career growth - including paths into management level rolesMedical, dental and vision coverage + discounts on ServiceMaster brandsShort/long-term Disability and Life InsurancePaid time offDisclaimerThe above statements are intended to describe the general nature of the work being performed by employees assigned to this classification; they are not an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required for the position.Terminix and ServiceMaster are committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action-Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, age, marital status, protected veteran status or any other protected class.Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individual with Disabilities