Are you independent, resourceful, and mechanically included? Do you love working outdoors? Want to build your career in an exciting industry and a growing world class organization? Come see why so many of our team members recommend us to their friends!
Who are we?
Vector Disease Control, is proud to be a member of the Rentokil family of companies in North America. We pride ourselves on being a trusted partner to many of the world's leading brands across industries as diverse as manufacturing, distribution, retail, food service, and hospitality. We are extremely proud of our legacy of excellence and constantly work to enhance the value and impact of our services.
What do our Contract Managers do?
A contract manager manages all aspects of an integrated mosquito management program.
Functions include, but are not limited to the following:
Manage all mosquito surveillance and control activities in a safe and organized manner, following all applicable laws, regulations, and VDCI policies
Hire and train all seasonal employees in accordance with all laws and VDCI policies
Manage all employees consistently and efficiently, following all VDCI policies and procedures, and ensuring that all activities are performed safely and in compliance with all laws and regulations
Communicate openly, honestly, and knowledgeably with all governing bodies, regulatory agencies, and the general public at all times
Obtain all licenses, certifications, etc. required to perform any mosquito control activities
Be able to safely and correctly perform ALL job duties of the positions being supervised: Mosquito Control Technician, Spray Truck Driver, Mosquito Biologist, Maintenance Technician and Administrative Assistant
Enter all program data into VDCI's database completely and accurately on a daily basis
Download all GPS units and truck monitor data to the computer correctly on a daily basis
Calibrate all application equipment accurately and routinely, and record activities properly
Report all incidents or accidents to the Regional Director immediately
Obey all traffic laws
Perform all required duties as the safety officer for the contract as instructed by the Safety Director and/or Regional Director
Work with the Regional Director to develop and implement the most effective mosquito control program possible, including personnel requirements, control activities, budget management, safety considerations etc. while maintaining open communication at all times
Use VDCI's database to generate complete and accurate reports and submit or present them to the contracts' governing bodies, in a timely manner, as required
Acquire and maintain all required licenses, certifications, etc., as required by the law and VDCI
Never allow a passenger, other than another VDCI employee, to ride in a VDCI truck at any time
Fully support, enforce, promote and implement the company's safety policies and programs
React to change promptly and effectively, and handle other essential tasks as assigned
Seek out and promote the acquisition of additional mosquito abatement contracts
What do you need?
Must be 21 years of age or older
Bachelor of Science (BS) degree in Biology, Entomology or related field OR a minimum of 3 years of experience managing a mosquito management program of similar scope
Proficiency in the use of computers and office equipment
The work requires strenuous physical exertion and the employee may be required to drive, stand, walk, bend, climb, kneel and crouch for extended periods of time, as well as see, talk, hear and use hands and arms tograsp, handle, reach and feel.
Strong attention to detail and willingness to learn
Have proficient writing and verbal skills
Available to work Monday-Friday and Saturdays as needed
Ability to obtainstate pesticide applicator licensing (training provided)and maintain licenses/certificates as required by federal, state and local regulations
Must pass pre-employment background screen and drug test
Must possess a valid driver's license and pass motor vehicle record search
Why Choose Rentokil?
A career with Rentokil is exactly that - a professional trajectory filled with opportunity. We pride ourselves on being a world class team that rewards high performance. We offer competitive pay on a bi-weekly pay schedule and many of our roles offer incentives based on performance and providing exceptional customer experience.
Below you'll find information about some of what Rentokil North America has to offer. All Full-Time Colleagues qualify for the following and Part-Time Colleagues qualify for most benefits when they meet certain criteria.
Professional and Personal Growth:
Robust Paid Training & Professional Development Path
Opportunity to grow - We love to promote from within!
Fantastic Tuition Reimbursement benefits & Scholarship Programs (for FT Colleagues)
Excellent Health benefits including Medical, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance
Access to Flexible Spending Accounts for Healthcare or Dependent Care Expenses
Outstanding Company-Paid Short Term Disability
Access to Long-Term Disability Insurance
Wellness Reimbursement Program
Employee Assistance Program that offers services such as free counseling services, will preparation, discounts to health clubs, and other benefits
Company-paid sick time
Savings & Retirement:
401(k) retirement plan with highly-competitive company-matching contributions
Holiday Savings Club option with company-matching funds
Employee Discounts (includes many offerings, including cellular/mobile service, health clubs, and more)
Vacation Days & sick days
Company-Paid Holidays & Floating Holidays
We are looking for individuals who want to make a difference where our customers live and work. Is that you?
Rentokil North America is an equal opportunity employer witha commitment to equality in every aspect of employment.As we expand, we are focused on building a foundation of diverse talent and equality in all areas of our workforce. All qualified applicants receive equal consideration, regardless of race, gender, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, national origin, veteran status, or disability.