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Pest Control Trainee

About the business

Guardian Pest Control is the biggest pest management company based on the Mornington Peninsula. We are a medium sized family owned and operated business with a great team of experienced technicians and other specialist staff. Our vision is to provide high quality and competitive pest management services in our region and beyond.

About the role

This is an interesting time to join the Pest Control business, in which we can offer a long-term perspective with interesting opportunities for you within our company for years to come. As a trainee with Guardian Pest Control, some of our most experienced technicians will oversee your training while enrolled with a professional pest managers course including units 5, 6 and 18. Upon completion of the course you will gain full time employment as a licensed technician and continue your training to gain a full timber management certificate (unit 8 and10).

You must meet the following criteria:

  • Able to show strong attention to detail and ability to use modern technology
  • Punctual, reliable and hardworking
  • Confident communicator through verbal and written means, using IT solutions.
  • Able to work well unsupervised as well as in teams
  • Great customer service representative

The role provides office support with advanced IT solutions and reporting procedures in a friendly work environment. Upon hiring, the new employee will gain the use of a fully equipped vehicle, mobile phone, tools and work clothes.

During the trainee phase you will be earning $900 per week, after which you’d be offered a competitive wage exceeding $50K per year plus commissions.  

If you believe you fulfill our requirements, please register your interest by applying with your resume and cover letter.


  • Drivers license for manual car
  • Assessment for medical fitness
  • Work with children check

Please send your resume and cover letter to

Please contact either our Director Graham Pittock or the Operations Manager Magnus Hammar for more information or to schedule an introduction.