Specialist Technician

  1. Operations / Technical Services
  2. Full-time


Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom

Job Title: Specialist Technician

Location: West Of Scotland

Salary: Basic salary starting at £29,945 with OTE earnings of £35,000

Our Company;

We are Peter Cox part of the Rentokil Group who are a FTSE 100 company. We are  leaders in innovation in our areas of expertise and the largest Preservation related company in the UK market place. 

Service, Relationships and Teamwork are our core values and we are looking for motivated, down-to-earth and dependable individuals to join our growing team. We understand that training is essential to bring out the best in you and develop your knowledge and skills. Throughout your career with Peter Cox you will keep learning and be supported with new tools, products and services as we continue to make new advances.

Diversity and Inclusion is fundamental to the success of our business, our people are what makes us great. Whatever your background, age or education, with the right attitude, knowledge and experience there’s a perfect role for you here at Peter Cox. We want to hear from you! 

What will you be doing?

  • Managing large dry rot / waterproofing jobs being responsible for management of site labour, site quality and all on site administration such as material purchase / collection or delivery. 
  • Install cavity drainage membrane systems (Type C Waterproofing Systems). incorporating drainage channels, basement pumps and wall and floor membranes. 
  • Carry out timber preservation work such as floor replacements, lintel and beam replacement in concrete and steel, wall and ceiling framing and plasterboard sheeting, finishing joinery and all general joinery works.
  • Chemical treatments for rising damp, timber repairs, woodworm infestation etc.
  • Carry out specialist timber preservation work such as resin repairs to beam ends etc.
  • Carry out structural defect repairs, such as wall tie installation and crack-stitching.


You must have at more than one of the following areas of expertise:

  • Experience working as a Basement / Waterproofing Technician within the building, construction or property industry.
  • Experience working with Structural Repairs within the Property Preservation, building or construction industry
  • Advanced joiner who is experienced in all aspects of carpentry and joinery.

On top of this you must have:

  • Full UK Manual Driving Licence for at least 2 years with no more than 6 penalty points
  • To hold a valid CSCS Card
  • A can-do attitude and the ability to use your own initiative
  • Ability to manage other technicians to ensure productivity and quality levels on site.
  • Great communication and customer service skills with a keen, enthusiastic and friendly approach


In return, we offer:

  • A competitive basic salary of £29,945
  • OTE earnings of £35,000
  • Company Van, fuel card, uniform and tools
  • Monthly bonus scheme and sales lead commission
  • Grading promotions that increase your basic salary based on your annual performance for the first three years
  • Benefits such as access to friends and family discount scheme called RI Rewards where you could earn discounts in over 3000 retailers
  • Full training, continued support and development opportunities
  • The opportunity to work within a diverse, fast-paced, and growing company

If you've made it this far, you must click apply!

Don't miss this opportunity to join our growing team! Rentokil Initial are an equal opportunities employer and are committed to creating a diverse working environment. To find out how we process your data view our privacy policy here

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