Pest Control Technician (Commercial Operator)

***IMPORTANT*** Applications submitted through are not accepted for this position.
Applications/resumes must be brought in to 1118 W. Washington Ave., Yakima, WA.

Primary Responsibilities:

Responsible for applying treatments to lawns, trees, shrubs, buildings/structures, etc. to help control pests and enhance the growth and health of desirable plants. Must be able to accurately complete paperwork, manage inventory, do minor mechanical and maintenance work on equipment, evaluate properties and advise client of recommended treatments and/or issues. Work according to safety procedures and represent the company in a professional manner. Provide value, quality, and a high level of customer service to clients.

This position is from approx. Mid-February to December. Advancement opportunities available. Average annual pay for this position is $30,000-$40,000+.

Pay DOE. Starting at $15.00/hr.

Job Requirements:

The successful candidate must have an aptitude to learn and use good judgment, able to communicate in English both verbally and in writing, able to problem-solve, able to work independently and with others, able to multi-task, be dependable, accurate, organized, ethical, and detailed, able to lift more than 50 pounds, use basic math, and able to deliver excellent customer service. The candidate will be driven by goals, must have a clean driving record, drug free, and enjoy working outside. Required to drive vehicles and operate equipment. Must be able to obtain the following WSDA licenses: Laws & Safety, Ornamental Weed, Ornamental Insect and Disease, and PCO General.

About the company:

Colonial Lawn & Garden, Inc. is dedicated to providing our clients exceptional service and value. At Colonial, you will experience a team of professionals pursuing excellence and motivated by providing the highest level of customer satisfaction. We are goal focused, performance driven in a fun, fast-pace, and rewarding environment. You will love the sense of accomplishment when your work is complete and have fun working as part of a winning team. Excited about making a contribution? Come join our team!

Required education:
• High school or equivalent

Required license or certification:
• Valid drivers license with good driving record