Sales Inspector- Milpitas, CA

  • Clark Pest Control
  • Milpitas, CA, USA
  • Feb 10, 2020
Full time Construction

Job Description

Clark Pest Control is currently seeking a WDO/Termite Sales Inspector who enjoys physical and technical work, working outdoors, and helping others. In this position, you will inspect homes and the surrounding environment for wood destroying organisms and damage using state-of-the-art technology, products, and equipment. The ideal candidate is independent, confident, and customer oriented with good time management skills, strong communication ability, and has the desire to learn.

To apply please email: Careers@clarkpest.com

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Major Areas of Responsibility

With the general direction of the WDO Service Manager, the WDO Sales Inspector is responsible for:

  • Physically inspecting a variety of commercial and residential structures to determine the presence of pests, fungi and other wood destroying organisms; calculating the severity of infestations and the degree of structural damage.
  • Writing reports which include findings and recommendations using the current version of Clark Pest
  • Control's WDO Code Book (handwriting is to be legible and orderly).
  • Authoring notes, findings, and recommendations when the code book is not specific to an uncommon situation.
  • Creating diagrams and graphs indicating the type, degree and location of infestations.
  • Interfacing directly with homeowners, home buyers and their agents regarding the work to be accomplished.
  • Determining the costs, estimating the crew time and scheduling work.
  • Coordinating with the crewperson to ensure that jobs are done legally, professionally, and within specifications.
  • Receiving and accounting for company funds.
  • Maintain company issued equipment and vehicle in a clean condition at all times.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Familiar with construction methods and terminology, knowledgeable of current rules and regulations enacted by various governmental agencies, and familiar with all types of wood destroying organisms, the types of damage they do, and how to effect controls.

Job Requirements

  • Before beginning work, must pass a pre-employment drug test, background check, physical examination (including fitness panel), and a lung capacity test if required to wear respirators.
  • You must possess a valid driver's license and provide a current DMV printout showing a good driving record.
  • You must be willing to meet with homeowners and potential customers, before or after normal working hours, to present our services.
  • You must be able to operate company vehicles and a variety of common hand-held carpenter tools.
  • Use and maintain the safety equipment including bump cap, gloves, goggles, respirators, eye washers and first aid kits.
  • Each employee is to place safety and health requirements as first importance in the performance of their work duties. Each employee must obey safety instructions, rules, policy and procedures and use provided and installed safety devices and safety equipment. You shall wear and maintain protective eye glasses, shields or goggles and respirator when applying chemicals or using power equipment, websters, hammers, saws, drills, or other hand tools.

 Education and Specifications

  • You must currently obtain or be willing to obtain a Branch III Pest Control Field Representative License within 90 days of hire.
  • High School Diploma or equivalent preferred.
  • Some computer training or a willingness to learn is also required.
  • You must be self-motivated and aggressive with a concern for others.

 Physical Demands

  • Must be physically fit and be capable of safely crawling and climbing while working in areas that are confined, hot/cold, damp, odoriferous, dirty and/or poorly lighted.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand, walk, and sit.
  • The employee is occasionally required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision and depth perception.
  • The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 Work Environment

  • You will work outdoors in all types of weather.
  • During a normal work day, may inspect, crawl and work in sub-areas, basements and attics of structures and work with or around avicides, dessicants, fungicides, fumigants, herbicides, insecticides, miticides, propellants, rodenticides, termiticides and other materials commonly found in and around structures.
  • Refer to the "Right to Know" section of the Clark Intranet for a list of on-site materials.
  • The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.
  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

To apply please email: Careers@clarkpest.com

PLEASE INDICATE THE POSITION TITLE AND LOCATION ON THE SUBJECT LINE OF YOUR EMAIL.