• operating and monitoring equipment for spraying pests and weeds
  • mixing chemicals according to instructions
  • covering areas to specified depths with pesticides, applying knowledge of weather conditions, droplet sizes, elevation-to-distance ratios, and obstructions
  • spraying or releasing chemical solutions or toxic gases and setting traps to kill pests and vermin, such as mice, termites, and roaches
  • lifting, pushing, and swinging nozzles, hoses, and tubes in order to direct spray over designated areas
  • filling sprayer tanks with water and chemicals
  • cleaning and servicing machinery to ensure operating efficiency

    Educational level

    • Skilled