Meet Our Technicians

Pest Control Technicians

John Garcia Sr. is a Commercial Pest Control Technician. Although John has worked for Essential for over 8 years, he has been in the pest control industry for 24 years.  With John’s industry experience and knowledge he brings a thorough treatment technique to every service.  He is experienced in all commercial and residential treatments for general pest, bees and an expert at treating specialty pest like bed bugs and rodents.
What John loves about being on the job is meeting interesting people and battling the bugs! John has lived in Tucson for 57 years. He  is a proud father and grandfather. John’s hobbies outside of work include playing music as a musician, teaching Sunday school, attending church and spending time with his children/grand children.


 


 

Scott Robinson (RPC 2) has worked within the Pest Control industry and with Essential for over 6 years. With vast amounts of experience and knowledge, Scott has multiple certifications and can handle any issues you may have. Scott is extremely responsive and has great attention to detail. Building relationships with his customers is the thing he likes most about being on the job. Scott has lived in Tucson all his life. Scott has 3 wonderful kids and loves spending time with them. One thing that most people don’t know about Scott is that he likes to cook. Scott is a jack of all trades, he can figure out and solve most problems that occur. He enjoys motor sports, and loves off-roading.

 


 


Arick Tuchawena is one of our Pest Control Technicians (RPC 4), specializing in residential control. Arick has been in the pest control industry for over 3 years and has been with Essential for just under a year. Before pest control, Arick was in electrical. While on the job, Arick loves getting to know Tucson and meeting new people. Originally from Oak Springs, AZ, he loves being in Tucson. Outside of work he loves spending time with family and working on his car.

 


 

Marco Zavala is one of Essential’s Pest Control Technicians (CPM 3), specializing in commercial pest control. Marco has been in the pest control industry for over 26 years with just under a year with Essential. While being out on the job, he loves the fact that he has freedom and flexibility. Originally from Texas, Marco has 3 kids and enjoys softball, bowling, camping and boating.

 

 


 

Tony Flores is one of Essential’s Pest Control Technicians specializing in residential areas. Tony has been with Essential for just under a year and was previously in the manufacturing business. Tony’s upbeat spirit and great customer service skills make him a great person to service any home.
What Tony loves best about being on the job is meeting the many different people. He is originally from Tucson, AZ and has a wife and 2 kids. His hobbies include woodworking, hunting and target shooting.

 


 

Andrew Trueblood is one of Essential’s Pest Control Technicians (CPM 5), specializing in commercial treatment. Andrew has been in the pest control industry for just under 2 years and has been with Essential for most of that time. Before Essential, Andrew was in the architectural industry. What he likes about being on the job is meeting people from all backgrounds of life. Andrew is from Tucson. He has a wife, mom and sister in town. Some of the things he likes to do outside of work are going to church and taking his wife to dinner.


David (Vince) Race, who goes by Vince is one of our Pest Control Technicians. He has been in the pest control industry for 3 years and has been with Essential for 1 year. What Vince likes about being on the job is the ability to solve customer related problems. He also enjoys making people feel comfortable knowing they have quality service. Vince is originally from Bath, England and in his free time likes to ballroom dance and watch movies.

Termite Control Technicians

 


 

Nolberto Saenz is a Weed Control Technician specializing in Pre and Post Emergent services. (Route 45). Nolberto has been in the pest/weed control industry for over 10 years and has been with Essential for all 10 years. What Nolberto likes about being on the job is working out side in nature’s elements. He is from Tucson and has 3 kids. His hobbies outside of work is family time and music concerts.