Seasonal Mosquito Control Applicator

Clarke - Roselle, IL (30+ days ago)


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Residential Mosquito Technicians are responsible for applications of an insecticide barrier treatment to forested areas within a single residence or community in order to slow the re-infestation of mosquitoes

Shift: Tuesday - Saturday; 6:00am 2:30pm

Pay: $13.00 per hour

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provide mosquito treatments utilizing a 50 lb. backpack sprayer and/ or club car with attached sprayer to residential areas, key accounts or contracted special events
  • Provide professional customer service

Successful Candidate Must:

  • Be 18 years of age or older
  • Possess a high school degree or equivalent with high school level math skills
  • Communicate effectively in English in both written and verbal forms
  • Have a valid Driver's License with an excellent driving record
  • Ability to sit and drive a vehicle for extended periods of time as well as walk extensively
  • Required to pass the Illinois Department of Agriculture General Standards Exam (training provided)
  • Capable of using handheld technical devices including, but not limited to, smartphones, GPS, system applications
  • Capable of mixing, measuring and pouring chemical formulations
  • Wear crew specific Personal Protective Equipment when handling chemical and equipment
  • Have good physical dexterity and the ability to bend, lift, and carry all water systems (some in excess of 100 lbs.) with a partner
  • Candidate must be comfortable performing assigned duties outdoors while walking through various and challenging terrain, including but not limited to water, heavy vegetation and uneven land, throughout residential communities, urban environments and forested areas where environmental conditions are affected by weather

Clarke is a privately held public health, global environmental products and services company. For over 70 years, Clarke has been making communities around the world more livable, safe and comfortable. We do this by pioneering, developing and delivering environmentally responsible public health mosquito control and aquatic services to help prevent disease, control nuisances and create healthy waterways. Our global customers include governments, commercial and residential groups and international institutions such as UNICEF, and U.S. AID.

Working at Clarke, you will have the opportunity to grow personally and professionally. You will learn from some of the most talented people in your field and make an impact on the world around us. With Clarke, you join an innovative and passionate team where people are the heart and soul of the organization, working together to create an environment where the employees thrive and nature flourishes.

We offer a team atmosphere where each individual can and does make a difference. So, whether you are a recent grad seeking resume experience, a student looking for an internship opportunity or looking for a great seasonal job consider working for Clarke!

Clarke is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and drug free workplace.

Job Type: Contract

Salary: $13.00 /hour