Pest Control Assistant

£17,278 - £18,567 per year
15 Apr 2017
15 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Description

Before applying for this job, it is important that you read the Applicant Guidance by clicking on this link and the Job Profile attached. These explain the job role and the type of person we're looking for.

Duration: Full Time, Fixed Term for 6 months
Location: Marischal College

Job Purpose:
To assist Pest Control Officers in the control of rodent, insect and other Public Health pest infestations in all properties owned by Aberdeen City Council and in specified properties within the private sector in order to protect Public Health


The post holder needs to hold as a minimum:
Full UK driving licence
Ability to work outside normal office hours to meet service delivery arrangements


The post holder is expected to demonstrate:
Proven ability to keep accurate records
Proven ability to work to deadlines
Proven ability to work within a small team
Proven experience of working at heights

The Individual

We are looking for an enthusiastic and reliable person with experience of pest control to assist in the delivery of new work streams. The work typically involves bird proofing of buildings and dealing with insects in domestic and commercial properties. A proven ability to work at heights is essential for this post. You will also have experience of working with the public, be able to communicate effectively and work as part of a team or unsupervised as required.

Experience of record keeping is desirable.

We offer a comprehensive range of benefits including:
- Very competitive salary
- Flexible working
- Comprehensive training programme
- An employee benefits scheme including local and national retail discounts, salary sacrifice schemes including car leasing, childcare vouchers and cycle to work
- Generous annual leave provision

Uniform and safety wear will be supplied.

Please see Job Profile for further details.

See also: 2. Job Profile - Pest Control Assistant - NEW 31.03.17.doc