Plunkett's is a solid, family-owned business established in 1915 celebrating over 100 years of continued growth! Our service area covers 22 states with offices in Fridley, MN, Columbus, OH, and Farmington, NM. Our employees receive competitive wages and rewards, fantastic benefits, a company sponsored retirement program, continuous training, and career development. Plunkett's is an outstanding, privately owned company that offers stability and opportunity!
This position supports both internal and external clients through a variety of different avenues including maintenance, shipping and receiving, and transporting Company vehicles.
Essential Job Duties:
Clean, repair, and maintain various pest control equipment
Assist in shipping, receiving, and inventory control
Prepare large material orders for the field staff
Operate forklift to move product as needed
Assist in preparation of vehicles for the field staff
Occasional light building maintenance
Maintain a safe and clean work environment
Safely drive company vehicles
Cooperate with management to complete any other tasks as assigned
Work in a safe manner by adhering to OSHA, state requirements, and Plunkett's policies and procedures
Participate fully in training opportunities to enhance knowledge and to meet requirements for safety standards
Project a friendly, pleasant, courteous, and professional image when dealing with internal and external clients
Adapt quickly to change and work under tight deadlines
Effectively organize work and complete on timely basis
Behave in accordance with Plunkett's commitment, mission statement and vision; follow Company procedures
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty effectively. The requirements are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Must be 18 years of age or older
High school diploma or GED equivalent and be legally authorized to work in the United States
Ability to effectively communicate on the phone and through email/text in a professional and efficient manner
Must possess a valid driver's license with an acceptable driving record
Basic computer skills
Ability to read, write, clearly speak and understand English
Must be vaccinated against COVID-19, willing to become vaccinated, or eligible for an exemption
Favorable drug test and acceptable background record are also required
Forklift certification is desired but not required
Previous warehouse experience a bonus
Physical Demands and Work Environment
Communicates through telephone conversations, email, text and face-to-face interactions
The ability to lift and carry up to 100 lbs
This is a physical position with extensive movement, including, but not limited to bending, stooping, twisting, kneeling, and reaching overhead
Read printed materials and a computer screen
The ability to perform tasks that require hand-eye coordination
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Plunkett's is an equal opportunity employer and committed to hiring and retaining a workforce that reflects the diverse communities we serve.
We arm each technician with smart technology and the skillset to intelligently approach pest control, to reach the best resolution. We are well known in the industry for our training program and developing only the best technicians.
As a longtime pest control provider, we know that earning and keeping our client’s trust is as important as taking care of their pests. Our technicians and office staff are career professionals who take the meaning of their service function seriously. The sum and substance of our business are the people we employ to perform the service and the relationships they have with our clients. We get that and we take it very seriously.