Job Title Pest Route Technician Opportunity Functional Area Sales & Service Division Pest Elimination Location AL - Tuscaloosa Country US Employment Status Full Time Job Description We are seeking applicants to join our Pest Elimination Team. In this position you will provide timely and cost effective pest detection, elimination and prevention solutions to an established route for Ecolab’s Pest Elimination Division, the nation’s commercial industry leader. You’ll provide solutions to your around-the-clock customers including commercial businesses, retail stores, food and beverage processing plants, restaurants, hotels, hospitals, nursing homes, and schools. Make your service and sales expertise work for you with Ecolab Pest Elimination, honored in Food Processing Magazine as the Top Pest Management Company.
Establish effective working relationships with external/internal customers
Keep abreast of Ecolab’s product/service offerings and industry conditions, to enhance service/ and sales of pest prevention/elimination solutions
Educate customers on best practices to identify, eliminate and solve pest problems
Use technology to manage structural, sanitation and pest issues
Maintain flexibility to adjust your day to assist customers in a fast-paced, multi-tasking environment
New associates will go through local, on-the-job training, as well the Pest Training Academy course at our headquarters in St. Paul, MN.
Possess High School diploma/GED
Minimum two years work or military experience
Must have the ability to lift and/or carry 80-100 lbs.
Must possess a valid Driver's License with and acceptable motor vehicle record (2 years)
Must be 21 years of age or older
Immigration sponsorship not available for this role
Cities/Area Candidates must reside in: Tuscaloosa, AL
Cities included in Route: Tuscaloosa, AL
Work Week: M-F
Shift: Day route
Weekend coverage: Rotating weekends (1 of 10)
Income package offered: Base + commission; $32,000-$36,000 first year potential
Previous customer service or sales experience
Effective problem-solving skills
Ability to sell value-added products to customers
Effective time management and organizational skills
Ability to provide solutions for customers
Motivated to work independently
Effective computer skills necessary for success
Previous pest elimination industry or route sales experience preferred
Possess or able to obtain required state certification and business licensing
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