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Science Graduate Pest Control Technician - Travelling Role - Leicester

  • Job
    Entry Level / Graduate
  • Science
  • £22.5K
  • Leicester
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AI generated summary

  • The ideal candidate for this Science Graduate Pest Control Technician role in Leicester must have a minimum 2.2 degree in a science/BSc subject, a full UK driving licence, be willing to work hard and have fun, be flexible with working patterns, and comfortable with traveling and staying away from home.
  • The Science Graduate Pest Control Technician will travel to various locations, managing their own time to solve customer pest problems face to face. They will receive industry training and have the opportunity to pursue different career paths within Rentokil Initial after the initial 6-12 months.


  • A minimum 2.2 degree in a science/BSc related subject
  • A full UK driving licence
  • A desire to work hard but to also have fun, as you meet and interact with customers daily
  • Flexibility with working patterns to support the business need
  • Comfortable with travelling and staying away from home Sunday evening through to Friday.


  • This is a field-based role which would suit an enthusiastic individual who likes to manage their own time and spend the day solving bespoke customer problems face to face.
  • You will join our specialist hit squad supporting key branches across the UK working on service improvement. You will be working within different branches across the UK, therefore, the commitment to working and staying away from home during your working week is required.
  • In your first 6-12 months, you will cover various areas as a Pest Control Technician, supporting customers with their pest control issues, whilst obtaining full industry-recognised training. During the next 12 - 36 months, you will have an exciting opportunity to choose your own career path down one of the following routes:
  • Sales Surveyor
  • Field Biologist
  • Service Team Leader
  • Key Accounts Manager


What kind of background is ideal for a Science Graduate Pest Control Technician role?

Science graduates with degrees in disciplines such as life sciences, biology, zoology, or animal science are ideal for this role.

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Rentokil Initial plc employs 44,500 people across 83 countries - offering the experience and expertise of a multi-national organisation, whilst delivering services with the agility and characteristics of a local business. As world leaders in Pest Control and Hygiene & Well-being services, we deliver services that protect people and enhance lives, to commercial and private customers worldwide. Rentokil Initial plc is listed on the London Stock Exchange (FTSE 50).