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Pest Control Technician

Peeler Environmental
Salisbury, NC
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description
Salary: $16.00+/hour

5 Star Rated, Nationally Accredited company looking for Top Notch people to join their growing team

Peeler Environmental is a progressive Termite and Pest Management firm in Salisbury, NC since 1968.

We are looking for high energy candidates with a great work ethic and good customer service skills to provide pest control services and help homeowners, businesses, schools, and various facilities in the Salisbury-Rowan and surrounding areas.  Service experience in the Pest Control industry is a plus, but not required.  We will train those without prior experience.

If you answer yes to the following questions, you have a lot in common with our successful service technicians:

  • Do you like the outdoors?
  • Are you good at fixing things?
  • Are you a ‘hands-on’ type of person?
  • Are you a disciplined self-starter that likes to work without someone watching over your back?
  • Prefer physically active work?
  • Are you an outgoing person who enjoys working with others?

The best candidates have great attendance records and are outgoing, courteous, and physically able with great organizational skills, written and oral communication skills, and a desire to continuously learn and do new things. An ideal candidate will live within a short daily commute of our main office in Salisbury, NC. 

We only interview and employ the best candidates who demonstrate the ability to work independently, proactively, and accountably.

YOU MUST HAVE :                                            

  • A valid NC Driver’s license
  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • A clean criminal and driving record (they will be screened)

Peeler Environmental is a strict Drug-Free company.

Typical responsibilities of this position include:

  • Working an average of 40 hours per week M-F 8am to 5pm
  • Ability to work overtime as needed with prior notice.
  • Following directions of department managers, administrative staff, and trainers.
  • Using a tablet to following customer scheduling and complete required workorders, etc.
  • Maintaining good time management skills to be punctual for appointments.
  • Using basic math skills to calculate materials needed, etc.
  • Aptitude to pass state certification exams
  • Inspection of crawl spaces, basement, interiors, and exteriors of structures.
  • Communication of service procedures to customers.
  • Mix, transport, and store small quantities of pesticides for daily use in accordance with regulations.
  • Apply pesticides according to material labels in a safe manner.
  • Using a problem solving mindset towards pest control, not just spraying pesticides.
  • Keep a tidy, clean company provided vehicle.
  • Ensure equipment remains in working order.
  • Participate in staff meetings, department meetings, and continuing education classes.
  • Assist in training of other new employees.

You must be an able bodied person to perform this job.

  • Constant mobility including walking, crawling, stooping, bending, kneeling, squatting, lifting, looking, probing, climbing, pushing, pulling, balancing, stretching and standing for long periods
  • Climb into crawl spaces and attics (attics on a rare basis)
  • Lifting up to 50lbs
  • Maintain alertness while operating company vehicle/equipment.
  • Work inside and outside during all seasons and varying weather conditions

If you are the right person, we offer:

  • Higher than industry average pay + overtime + sales commissions
  • M-F 8am-5pm regular full-time working hours
  • Health Insurance
  • Retirement Savings Plan with company matching contributions
  • Paid training
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Time off
  • Annual performance awards program
  • Possible bonuses
  • Opportunity for advancement

Advancement Opportunities:

  • Cross – training
  • Bedbug, mosquito, and lawn pest specialist
  • Termite Baiting Specialist
  • Annual Termite Warranty Renewal Specialist
  • Inspector/Salesman
  • Management


  • Trainees start at ~$640/wk or better through a 90 day probationary period
    • Candidates with similar/related experience may start at higher rate of pay
    • Performance reviewed leading to wage increase for good work
  • Within the 1st year, you can expect around $740/wk or better with great performance
  • Eligible for sales commissions starting day 1 to increase your income

Does this sound like the right fit for you?  Then please apply and submit your resume today!

If you’ve applied previously, we encourage you to re-apply.

There is always high interest in positions with our company and we expect to fill this job quickly.

Apply today! Don’t forget to send your resume.

Peeler Environmental


Salisbury, NC
28147 USA


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