Terminix is an essential service provider under health department and government guidelines and remains open to provide healthier and safer environments for our customers and communities. We are actively seeking, selecting, and securing talent for our Baton Rouge, LA Terminix branch.
What is this role about?
Our Service Managers play a key leadership role in our local Terminix branches. This role is all about leading and motivating our local Pest Technician Teams to provide outstanding service delivery of Terminix products to our valued customers.
What does a "Day-in-the-Life" look like?
Every day our teams of Pest Techs are out in the neighborhoods across the country visiting residential customers and performing their pest control treatments. The Service Manager at each local branch is responsible for ensuring this team is functioning effectively, operating efficiently and maintaining high levels of customer satisfaction. Here are a few more specifics of what you would be doing each day:
Monitoring branch scheduling and ensuring pest tech routes are successfully completed
Ensuring regulatory compliance and safety standards are met or exceeded
Responding to customer concerns, including resolving cancellation requests
Inspecting and evaluating the performance of Pest Technicians
Monitoring and maintaining inventory levels of pest control products
Facilitating continual training of local sales and service teams
What do I need to be successful?
An associate's degree and a valid driver's license are both requirements. (A four year degree is highly desirable)
Having 1-2 years of related experience is very helpful, but not required
Willingness to relocate is highly desirable
You are able to effectively lead and motivate others
You have strong communications skills - impersonal, written, presenting
You are good at problem solving and coming up with practical solutions
You are able to build rapport easily and establish trust with customers and employees
You are detailed oriented and understand the importance of safety
You have a good aptitude for basic/intermediate math-- necessary for doing calculations related to sales and service
Of course, given our business, you should be comfortable working outside and in confined spaces like crawl spaces and attics when necessary
Why should I choose Terminix?
In addition to being part of an iconic brand with a rich 85 year history, here are some other highlights of what you would receive as a member of the Terminix Team.
Comprehensive training and licensure, all paid by the company
Company vechicle, gas card, cell phone, and laptop
Highly competitive compensation
Opportunities for advancement and career growth
Medical, dental and vision coverage + discounts on ServiceMaster brands
Short/long-term Disability and Life Insurance
Paid time off
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature of the work being performed by employees assigned to this classification; they are not an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required for the position.
Terminix and ServiceMaster are committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action-Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability status, age, marital status, protected veteran status or any other protected class.