Journeyman Carpenter

Job Locations US-CA-San Francisco | US-CA-Palo Alto
Posted Date 1 month ago(10/25/2021 5:05 PM)
Western Exterminator Company
Technical Services
Posting Type


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Journeyman Carpenter/Termite Specialist

We are looking for experienced, dependable, efficient people to perform carpentry work.

About us:


Western Exterminators is a member of the Rentokil family of companies, the global leader in Pest Control across more than 80 countries.  At Western Exterminators, we believe providing our team members a career path with growth and earning potential is essential to our success as an organization.  We support our self-motivated team's professional development and personal goals with an environment that provides ongoing training and rewards customer service excellence and business success. 


Essential Duties and Responsibilities


  • Carpentry Skills- Work hands-on daily performing structural repairs caused by termite damage including repairs to fascia boards, sheathing, eves, rafters, wood siding, trim, roofing, sub-floors,decks & patios etc. 
  • Customer Experience- Communicate to the customer critical conditions that are conducive to termite activity, discuss procedures and structural modifications, which may be supplemental to the treatment process.
  • Continuous Learning- WILL TRAIN No experience in pest control necessary.  Robust training is provided for all required duties to ensure you have the knowledge and abilities to complete work safely.


Position Requirements

  • Operate and maintain your equipment and vehicle in a state of cleanliness and good working order.
  • Safely climb and use a ladder
  • Crawl through attics and sub-areas
  • Be flexible with working hours, Monday-Friday and Saturdays as needed
  • Ability to obtain and maintain licenses/certificates as required by federal, state and local regulations
  • Must pass pre-employment background screen and drug test
  • Valid driver’s license/clean driving record



Education and Experience

  • High school diploma or GED
  • At least 2 years of customer service
  • Construction knowledge and experience is required


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) 
  • Wellness:
    • 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)
  • Work-Life Balance:
    • 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? 

Additional Information

Rentokil North America is an equal opportunity employer with a 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.

Link to Federal employment poster:

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