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Science Graduate

Science Graduate

Rentokil Pest Control
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Scientific Graduate

Basic salary £21,289 (OTE £26,000), company van, fuel card, mobile phone, uniform, PPE

This role involves covering various patches across the UK



Do you have a 2:2 degree or above in a scientific discipline or you’re in your final year and starting to explore your future options? Then, this is an exciting opportunity to join a hugely successful company.


As the UK leader in pest control services, we are looking to recruit a number of enthusiastic graduates for our Science Graduate programme, offering continuous training and development and career progression.


Supported by industry leading training, as a Science Graduate, you’ll undertake a fast track programme where you’ll have the chance to gain experience within numerous areas within operations and on the front line.


***This role is an opportunity for Graduates to join our specialist hit squad supporting key branches across the UK working on service improvement. You will be working within a number of branches across the UK, covering different patches for a period of time in each. This is a great opportunity to gain even more front line experience and develop relationships which in turn will get you noticed throughout the business.***


If you are willing to travel the UK then this is the opportunity for you.


If you're looking for something outside a normal office job we have the solution. We are offering a field based role to someone who wants to manage their own time and spend the day solving bespoke customer problems face to face. Our Graduate Programme will see you in the following roles:


First 6-12 months - Cover different geographical areas as a Pest Control Technician visiting commercial and domestic properties supporting our customers with their pest control issues whilst obtaining Level 1 and 2 Technical training

12 - 36 months - Exciting opportunity to choose your own career path as either a Sales Surveyor covering a dedicated geographical patch surveying customer properties and providing quotes

OR as a Field Biologist, a more technical and specialist hands on role specialising within pest control

OR a Service Team Leader with operational pest control duties as well as leading a team of technicians within a patch area

OR as a Key Accounts Manager supporting and managing one or more national accounts


Sound good? We’re looking for Graduates who:


  • Have a minimum of a 2.2 in a BSc/science related subject, ideally gained within the last few years
  • Have face-to-face customer service experience
  • Enjoy meeting and interacting with new people daily
  • Own a full UK driving licence with no more than 6 points
  • Are looking to kick start a career and progress within that organisation
  • Want to work hard and be successful but also who like to have fun

If you enjoy engaging with people, working in a role where two days are never the same and are looking to utilise your knowledge gained from your degree then this is the role for you.


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