Pest Control Technician Apprenticeship

Orkin Canada - Scarborough, ON (30+ days ago)

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We are seeking an individual like you.*

Do you enjoy:

  • Pride in your job
  • Customer service
  • Working with your hands
  • Problem solving
  • Sales
  • Working on your own and managing your day

If so please read this add and respond back if you think you have what it takes.

Deadline: December 13, 2019

Location: Scarborough, ON

Orkin Canada is the leader in pest management and as we grow, we look for great people to provide optimal customer service. We are currently looking to fill the role of Pest Control Technician.

As an Orkin Canada technician you will:

  • Undergo in-depth training, working with experienced technicians, obtaining hands-on experience in the pest management field.
  • Work independently, setting your own schedule to meet your customers’ needs.
  • Interact with a wide variety of customers on a daily basis, providing recommendations to prevent pest infestation.
  • Inspect premises to identify infestation source, extent of damage, and access to infested locations.
  • Determine type of treatment required and provide estimate of cost to clients.
  • Prepare and spray product on infested areas using mechanical or electric sprayer.
  • Study preliminary reports and diagrams of infested area and determine treatment type required to eliminate and prevent recurrence of infestation.
  • Perform other duties as required.

Our ideal candidate:

  • Self-motivated and hard-working
  • Strong communication, interpersonal, customer service and time management skills
  • Has a knack for sales; strives to hit goals
  • Possesses the ability to solve problems
  • Is comfortable working with hand tools


  • High-School Diploma, G.E.D. or equivalent.
  • Occasional evening/night work required.
  • Valid provincial pesticide applicator license preferred, however we will help in obtaining it if hired through our 3-month apprenticeship program.
  • Valid driver’s license / clean driving record.
  • Will have to undergo a criminal background check; sign a non-compete agreement; participate in testing as part of the interview process.
  • Ability to manage and work as part of a team.
  • Sales experience an asset.


  • a competitive salary/bonus package
  • a company vehicle, cell phone, company-paid uniform
  • flexible hours
  • potential for growth

Orkin Canada is a leader in advanced sanitation and environmentally friendly pest elimination services. For more than a half-century Orkin Canada has set the standard for the pest control industry in Canada. Our professionals prevent and manage pests in all categories of business - from residential to commercial to manufacturing, industrial, shipping, mining, grain and government.

We thank you for your interest, however, only those that qualify will be contacted for an interview. Thank you!

Job Types: Full-time, Apprenticeship


  • customer service: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Pest contol: 1 year (Preferred)


  • Secondary School (Required)


  • Scarborough, ON (Preferred)


  • G (Preferred)
  • Structural exterminator (Preferred)


  • English (Required)