Meet Our Technicians

Pest Control Technicians

John Garcia Sr. is a Commercial Pest Control Technician. Although John has worked for Essential for over 10 years, he has been in the pest control industry for over 25 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 60 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 7 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 except for the 10 years in the Us ARMY. 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 4 years and has been with Essential for two a years. 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 27 years and 2 years 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.

 

 


 


 

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 over 3 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.


 

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.

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

Ernesto Alvarez is one of Essential’s Termite Control Technicians. He has been in the pest control industry for over 3 years, almost to of those with Essential. The part of the job Ernesto likes most is not having to sit at a desk and customer interaction. Ernesto is from Tucson with most of his family living in town. His favorite activity outside of work is playing basketball.