Howard University Hospital | Washington, DC

    Pest Control Technician

    Job Title
    Pest Control Technician
    Job ID
    27392522
    Location
    Washington,  DC 20060
    Other Location
    Description

    With over 150 years of caring for our community and each other in the Washington DC area, Howard University Hospital has a world-renowned reputation for high-quality, patient-centric care. Howard University Hospital is the nation’s only teaching hospital located on the campus of a Historically Black University and has created a superior learning environment, with groundbreaking research and positive patient outcomes.
     
    Howard University Hospital seeks to hire an Pest Control Technician who will embrace our reach and historic tradition of excellence. If you want to make a difference in someone’s life every day, consider a position with a team of professionals who are doing just that, making a difference. 
     
     The Pest Control Technician:

    Make daily and periodic scheduled rounds of Hospital facilities and satellite buildings for the purpose of observations and controlling flying or crawling insects and animals. These areas are to include but, are not limited to the following; patient rooms, pantries, utility closets, lounges, examination rooms, labs sleeping quarters, electrical closets, medication rooms, restrooms, corridors, stairwells, offices, operating rooms, kitchen and cafeteria, gift shop, maintenance shops, snack bar, waiting rooms, locker rooms and the ancillary areas.
     
    Aid in determining the type of Pesticides that are not suitable for the wide range of insects and animals involved and the nature of the areas to be exterminated.

    Maintains a current knowledge of methods and techniques of exterminations. 
    Maintains current records and logs of areas repair extermination equipment when possible.

    Studies the field of Pest Extermination for methods and techniques of improved operations.

    Consults and assists contract exterminator when necessary. Inventories and maintains an adequate supply of pesticides.

    Recommends reordering of supplies and equipment to the Supervisors. Performs other job-related duties as assigned.

    Qualified candidates will possess:

    High School Graduate or General Equivalent Diploma (G.E.D.)
    Three (3) years experience in the field of extermination.
    Must be a certified Pest Control Technician in the District of Columbia.

    At Howard University Hospital our job is to care for you. We do this by offering:

    Work life balance
    Recognition and rewards for professional expertise
    Competitive, comprehensive benefit plans offered (including health, disability, vacation, sick leave, and 403B retirement plan)

    Required Skills

    High School Graduate or General Equivalent Diploma (G.E.D.)

    Three (3) years experience in the field of extermination.

    Must be a certified Pest Control Technician in the District of Columbia.

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