ORKIN, the INDUSTRY LEADER in pest control, is looking for a Detection Dog Handler to join our Team!
Orkin provides a fully paid training program and is ranked by Training Magazine and the American Society of Training and Development as one of the 125 best training companies.
Our Detection Canine Handlers are full-time with benefits, a company vehicle, fully paid training, competitive wages with an opportunity for career growth. If you have experience in industries involving Animal Behavior, Animal Handling or enjoy working with animals, consider joining our successful, growing company. Many people who join our Company wish they would have joined the team sooner!
Training for both the handler and the canine will be provided.
Work with, care for, and maintain the training of a bed bug dog to perform inspections of commercial and residential customers’ facilities
Direct the dog in the performance of the bed bug inspections resulting in the sale of leading Orkin brand services
Explain the inspection process to the customer and answer questions
Conduct canine bed bug demonstrations for potential clients
Maintain current standard of canine training to ensure effective detection of the presence of bed bugs
Ensure the dog is well groomed, well trained, and public-ready during all inspections
Care for the dog during off work hours, to include but not be limited to: feeding, maintenance training, grooming, exercising, and regular well visits to the veterinarian to keep the dog healthy, safe, and well cared for.
Canine Handler experience preferred but not required
Strong customer service and communication skills—sales experience a plus
Must live within the area of service. Some light travel involved. Ability to travel as needed
Ability to drive, with canine safely transported, to customers’ sites in the designated territory
Have and maintain a valid driver’s license, and meet the company’s Driver Certification policy
Have or obtain within 90 days of employment, other necessary business relevant licenses
The canine is expected to reside with the handler; a home inspection is required
Orkin is an Equal Opportunity Employer and promote diversity through a culture of inclusion and opportunity. We actively seek transitioning military personnel and veterans. We are a drug-free environment.
This job requires that you be able to safely use ladders within the manufacturer’s weight limit of 300 lbs.
This job requires that you safely access crawl spaces and attics.
Internal Number: 1321879
About Rollins, Inc.
Rollins, Inc. is a premier global consumer and commercial services company. Rollins is a company with financial stability who’s been around for more than 100 years. Through its wholly owned subsidiaries, Orkin LLC., HomeTeam Pest Defense, Orkin Canada, Western Pest Services, Critter Control, Inc., The Industrial Fumigant Company, TruTech LLC., Rollins Australia, Waltham Services LLC., PermaTreat, and Crane Pest Control, we provide the most accurate, comprehensive and efficient pest management services for the hospitality, food services, industrial, retail and institutional markets to over 2.0 million customers in the United States, Canada, Central America, South America, the Caribbean, the Middle East, Asia, the Mediterranean, Europe, Africa, Mexico and Australia from over 700 locations.