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Pest Management Specialist
University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, Michigan
Date Posted 05/20/2022
Admin-Other Administrative Positions
Salary $48,000.00 - $53,000.00 -  
Employment Type Full-Time
Application Deadline Open until filled

How to Apply

A cover letter is required for consideration for this position and should be attached as the first page of your resume. The cover letter should address your specific interest in the position and outline skills and experience that directly relate to this position.

Mission Statement

The mission of the University of Michigan is to serve the people of Michigan and the world through preeminence in creating, communicating, preserving and applying knowledge, art, and academic values, and in developing leaders and citizens who will challenge the present and enrich the future.  The University of Michigan is committed to foster learning, creativity and productivity, and to support the vigorous exchange of ideas and information, not only in the classroom but in the workplace by: 

  • Creating a work environment in which people treat each other with respect and dignity, regardless of roles, responsibilities or differences. 
  • Providing support, direction and resources enabling us to accomplish the responsibilities of our jobs and to reach the goals that are set for professional and personal growth.

Who We Are

Serving the UM community, Custodial & Grounds are the stewards of the buildings and grounds that make the Ann Arbor campus of the University of Michigan unique. Our employees are dedicated to the preservation of the academic and hospital campuses and pride themselves in giving exceptional customer service while conserving, enhancing and maintaining more than 26 million square feet of property. Our mission is to serve, with excellence, by providing custodial services, pest management, grounds maintenance, and landscape design services in the support of a safe, functional, and attractive campus environment. 

Why Work at Michigan?

Being part of something greater, of serving a larger mission of discovery and care — that's the heart of what drives people to work at Michigan. In some way, great or small, every person here helps to advance this world-class institution. It's adding a purpose to your profession. Work at Michigan and become a victor for the greater good.

In addition to a career filled with purpose and opportunity, The University of Michigan offers a comprehensive benefits package to help you stay well, protect yourself and your family, and plan for a secure future. Benefits include:

  • Generous time off
  • A retirement plan that provides two-for-one matching contributions with immediate vesting
  • Many choices for comprehensive health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Long-term disability coverage
  • Paid maternity and paternal leave
  • Flexible spending accounts for healthcare and dependent care expenses


  • Provide excellent customer service by proactively communicating with and advising faculty & staff on pest control activities and treatment application schedules.
  • Develop and implement pest control treatment plans.
  • Coordinate and conduct pest control surveys and pesticide applications.
  • Coordinate the development and implementation of pest inspections and monitoring systems.
  • Maintain records management system of pest control treatment.
  • Coordinate the development and conduct of pest control health and safety regulations, evaluate pest control procedures, practices and products to assure compliance with local, state and federal regulations.

Required Qualifications*

  • 5-10 years experience in structural pest control.
  • High School diploma or GED and some college level coursework, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Certification by the State of Michigan as a Pesticide Applicator (7A & 7B).
  • Considerable knowledge of the use and application of pest control products.
  • Knowledge of various eradication methods.
  • Ability to communicate effectively and professionally at all times across all levels of the organization.
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Ability to work independently yet collaboratively with a team.

Work Schedule

Work schedule may vary. 

Additional Information

Facilities and Operations seeks to recruit and retain a diverse workforce as a reflection of our commitment to serve the diverse people of Michigan, to sustain the excellence of the university, and to offer our students richly varied disciplines, perspectives and ways of knowing and learning.

Application Deadline

Job openings are posted for a minimum of seven calendar days.  The review and selection process may begin as early as the eighth day after posting. This opening may be removed from posting boards and filled anytime after the minimum posting period has ended.

U-M EEO/AA Statement

The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

U-M COVID-19 Vaccination Policy

COVID-19 vaccinations, including boosters when eligible, are required for all University of Michigan students, faculty and staff across all campuses, including Michigan Medicine.  This includes those working remotely.   More information on this new policy is available on the Campus Blueprint website or the UM-Dearborn and UM-Flint websites.

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