Career Opportunity

Do you like working by yourself?  Do you enjoy working outside? 

Reliable Exterminators is hiring for a Termite Technician.  As a Termite Technician, you will spend the day day at one or two houses doing a liquid termite treatment. You’ll drive a company truck, and we will provide you with the training and the supplies necessary to follow the industry’s best practices. It’s physical work and it can be a rewarding, lifelong career!

If you are dependable, hardworking, and self-motivated, we want you!

Great opportunity for experienced route drivers and professionals or candidates seeking a new career!

Be part of the Reliable Exterminators’ legacy: over 85 years and 4 generations of local, honest pest and termite control in Tippecanoe County and 14 surrounding counties.

Hours: Typically 40 hours per week during the warm months of the year.  Work day starts at 8:00 am and ends around 5:00 pm depending on your schedule.  Winter hours vary depending on the weather.


  • Strong attention to detail (treatment application sites and writing invoices)
  • Experience working alone with indirect supervision (preferred)
  • Excellent time management
  • Good verbal, written, grammar skills are necessary
  • Have a valid driver’s license and produce a motor vehicle record showing three (3) or less chargeable violations over the past three (3) years.
  • High school diploma preferred
  • Readily able to receive and carry out instructions
  • Prior termite or pest control experience is greatly preferred but not required
  • Enjoy hands-on work and possess a positive, can-do attitude
  • Be able to pass a drug screen and stay drug free.
  • Be able to pass a background check.

Physical Requirements:

  • Capable of bending, stooping, kneeling, climbing, crawling and lots of walking.
  • Able to lift and carry weights up to fifty (50) pounds.
  • Good in tight spaces, ability to work on a ladder or at heights as needed

Competencies Valued

  • Displays passion for and responsibility to the customer.
  • Displays leadership through innovation in everything you do.
  • Displays a passion for what you do and a drive to improve.
  • A strong drive to complete tasks.
  • Displays personal and corporate integrity.

We Provide:

  • Paid training
  • Study materials to obtain Indiana Pesticide Applicator License and we pay for the exam
  • Above average earnings plus commissions and bonuses.
  • SEP Retirement Plan (Similar to 401(k) except we contribute every year and you don’t have to!)
  • Stable employment
  • Health insurance subsidy

Salary Information: $18-$20 per hour *Must already be authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis for any employer. **This job is based in Lafayette, Indiana.

This is a drug-free work place offering equal employment opportunities.