Pest Control Technician

Job Title: Pest Control Technician

Company: Gillen Pest Control
Location: Richmond
Job Type: Full-Time


About Us:

Gillen Pest Control, a trusted name in pest management, has been operating for over 60 years. We are dedicated to providing top-tier pest control services that prioritize customer satisfaction and environmental responsibility. With a strong commitment to excellence, we serve residential and commercial clients across the surrounding areas of Houston, Katy, Sugar Land, Missouri City, Rosenberg, Richmond, Wharton, Sealy, El Campo, Louise, and Bay City.

Job Description:

We are seeking a motivated Pest Control Technician to join our experienced team at Gillen Pest Control. As a Pest Control Technician, you will play a crucial role in upholding our legacy of effective pest management services. Your responsibilities will include conducting inspections, implementing tailored treatments, and educating clients on preventive measures.


  • Conduct thorough inspections of residential and commercial properties to identify pest issues
  • Provide exceptional customer service, addressing client concerns and inquiries
  • Develop and implement effective pest control plans tailored to each client’s needs
  • Apply pest control treatments in a safe and environmentally responsible manner
  • Educate clients on proper sanitation and prevention methods to avoid future infestations
  • Maintain accurate records of treatments and inspections
  • Stay updated on industry trends, regulations, and best practices

Qualifications To Be Successful:

  • No prior experience necessary! WE WILL TRAIN YOU!
  • Must be 18 years or older with a high school diploma or GED
  • Must successfully pass background and drug screening
  • Safely use a ladder within the manufacturer’s weight capacity
  • Lift and carry up to 50 lbs.
  • Valid Driver’s License and clean driving record
  • Previous experience as a Pest Control Technician preferred
  • Strong knowledge of pests, pest behavior, and treatment methods is a PLUS
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills
  • Ability to work independently, and as part of a team
  • Attention to detail and problem-solving abilities
  • Physical ability to perform tasks that may require bending, lifting, and climbing
  • Spanish speaker? That’s a plus!


  • Competitive salary based on experience
  • Comprehensive benefits package, including health coverage, paid holidays, paid time off
  • Tuition Assistance
  • Retirement program to secure your future
  • Access to our onsite gym for health and wellness
  • Company truck and gas card provided
  • Paid training to enhance your skills and knowledge
  • Family work-life balance


  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday / Occasionally Saturday
  • Overtime

How to Apply:

Interested candidates are invited to submit their resume outlining their relevant experience and why they are interested in joining our team.

Please download our employment application here: Employment Application Form
NOTE: this is a fillable PDF document. Please complete the form, then print, sign where indicated, and return to Gillen Pest Control one of these ways:

If you are passionate about pest control, dedicated to providing exceptional service, and looking to join a team of professionals who share your values, we invite you to apply for the Pest Control Technician position at Gillen Pest Control. Join us in making a difference in the lives of our clients and their communities.

We thank all applicants for their interest in Gillen Pest Control.