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Trainee Pest Control Technician

Trainee Pest Control Technician

Rentokil Pest Control
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Pest Control Technician

£19,779 - £22,708 basic + commission OTE £27,000

Company van + Fuel Card

Mitcham and Surrounding areas




We are the Experts in Pest Control, providing quality, dependable and friendly services to any customer big or small across the UK. Although we don’t provide the most glamourous of services, this is certainly essential for ALL of our customers, and to make sure service happens, we are a government accredited learning organisation that delivers training, qualifications and opportunities to its valued colleagues.


We are currently seeking a motivated and friendly service technicians to serve in our local branches located in the Mitcham areas.


The job of a Pest Control Technician -


Day to day we visit customers with a wide range of pest control issues and use our problem solving talents to determine the most effective solutions, along the way providing the best customer service possible. Every day is different as we deal with a varied range of creepy crawlies, ranging from rats to bed bugs, so you need to be prepared to get your hands dirty.


This job will involve a lot of driving and working on your own, using your own initiative and managing your own time. Whilst you don’t need to be an olympic medalist, our jobs can be sometimes quite physically demanding, e.g crawling/lifting/climbing.Your day will be busy and you will have targets to work towards. This isn’t a typical 9-5 desk job - you will be out and about and working on your own, however a manager will only be a phone call away. Our promise to you is that through our excellent customer service and technical training you will be an expert in this field.


Do you have what it takes?

Experience won’t be required as we will provide you with full training for you to be able to hit the ground running. To be considered you will need..

  • Full UK Driving License
  • Can do attitude, and be able to use your own initiative in tricky situations
  • Great communication skills
  • To be keen, enthusiastic and friendly


What we offer in return..

  • A competitive salary package including £19,779 basic 
  • Company Van
  • Monthly Bonus scheme
  • Sales Lead Commission
  • Industry Recognised Qualification in Customer Service (apprentice level)
  • We will train you to be an expert in Pest Control (BPCA level)
  • Rentokil Rewards (includes cash back and discounts on multiple retailers)
  • Salary grading system linked to performance for those colleagues who are keen to develop their career within our business.
  • Job stability


This job can be demanding to begin with, however all of our current employees agree that you get out what you put in. We’re a government accredited learning organisation, so if you are career driven and want to progress, good news is we like to promote from within. Alternatively if you want to come in, work hard, go home, we still value your contribution to the company.


Whilst our technicians come from a range of different backgrounds, we find most of our technicians have previously worked as gardeners, labourers, sales assistants, customer service advisors, delivery drivers, ex military, maintenance technicians, utilities technicians, handymen, landscapers, constructions workers.

If you enjoy providing a valued professional service throughout your community, and you feel like you could do the job well, contact us today!


Rentokil Initial are an equal opportunities employer and are committed to creating a diverse working environment.