Daily Archives: February 3, 2016

A game changing transformation for the pest control industry

A Game Changing Transformation for the Pest Control Industry Local pest control company tapped on technology to devise new ways of catching pests and to stay manpower lean New initiatives to replace manual work processes and raise productivity The jobs of Pest Control Officers (PCOs) are often seen as tedious and manual, and many often shun the jobs as the industry is perceived as unattractive and does not offer much career progression. To address and alleviate such challenges, PestBusters tapped on the National Trades Union Congress’ (NTUC) e2i’s (Employment and Employability Institute) Inclusive Growth Programme (IGP) to set up an Operations Command Centre (OCC) in a first-of-its-kind productivity initiative for the pest control industry. The company also plans to deploy drones to check for pests. The OCC enables effective manpower deployment and increases productivity within ...