100 Years of Fighting Mosquitoes in California

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homepage-mosquitoTo provide quality public information, comprehensive mosquito and vector-borne disease surveillance, training to high professional standards, and effective legislative advocacy on behalf of California mosquito and vector control districts.

 

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Sacramento, CA 95814

Phone 916-440-0826
Fax 916-444-7462

Email mvcac@mvcac.org

Recent MVCAC Job Listings

Information Technology Analyst, Orange County MVCD

SALARY:

$36.99 – $45.95 Hourly
$6,411.60 – $7,964.67 Monthly
$76,939.20 – $95,576.00 Annually

OPENING DATE: 05/11/15

CLOSING DATE: 06/08/15 04:30 PM

DESCRIPTION:

To apply for this position an application must be completed on the link through the District website at ocvcd.org.  A resume may be attached.

Communications from the District regarding each candidate’s status will be sent via the email address listed on the application.

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Mosquito Control Technician (Seasonal/Temporary), Greater L.A. County VCD

Application Deadline: Until Filled
Hourly Rate: $13.00
Time-base: Full-time – Seasonal/Temporary
Location: Varies; Santa Fe Springs or Sylmar Branch

ABOUT THE DISTRICT
The Greater Los Angeles County Vector Control District (GLACVCD) is a non-enterprise, independent, special district, enabled and empowered to act as a public health agency as a result of legislation incorporated in the California State Health and Safety Code. GLACVCD is one of five mosquito and vector control districts in Los Angeles County. The District serves approximately 6 million residents in a 1,330 square mile area, making GLACVCD the largest vector control district in Los Angeles County.

JOB SUMMARY
Under general direction of the Operations Supervisor and direct supervision of the Vector Control Specialist, the Mosquito Control Technician (MCT) performs inspections (surveillance) and control operations relative to mosquito vector problems in an assigned area. The MCT exercises safe and proper judgment in the execution of daily vector control assignments. The MCT position does not possess a state certification, an incumbent must be able to perform assignments under the direct supervision of certified District personnel, either a Vector Control Specialist or Operations Supervisor. This classification works relatively independent and is accountable for vehicle safety, the safe use of chemical application equipment, recording work-related data, and presenting a good public image of the District. Other duties as assigned.

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Biologist, Sacramento-Yolo MVCD

Final Filing Date: Open Until Filled.
Application Process
Interested individuals may download an application from the District web site at www.fightthebite.net/job-listings or in-person at the District Office between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. Failure to fully complete an application and the instructions in this job announcement may result in rejection from the process. Please direct all application materials to:
Sacramento-Yolo Mosquito and Vector Control District
Attn: Biologist
8631 Bond Road
Elk Grove, California 95624
(916)685-1022
Or
Submit by e-mail to Jobs@fightthebite.net.

Please attach the application materials as a Word or PDF file with the classification title, Biologist, in the subject line.

Please Note: Applicants are responsible for getting their applications to the District by or before the deadline. Applications must be received by the District no later than 3:30 p.m. PST on the final filing date. No postmarks or faxes are accepted. E-mailed applications are not considered received until opened by District staff.

Job Description
Under the direct supervision of the Lab Director, plans and provides professional biological and
entomological services for the Sacramento-Yolo Mosquito and Vector Control District.

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Vector Control Inspector II, Orange County VCD

SALARY: $28.97 – $36.00 Hourly
$60,257.60 – $74,880.00 Annually
OPENING DATE: 04/21/15
CLOSING DATE: 05/11/15 04:30 PM

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Biologist – Vector-Borne Diseases, California Department of Public Health / PHFE

Public Health Foundation Enterprises (PHFE) and the Vector-Borne Disease Section (VBDS) of the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) are recruiting for the position of a Biologist for the National Park Service, Vector-Borne Disease Project.

The Biologist position is a temporary position responsible for working with the Vector-Borne Disease Section (VBDS) Public Health Biologists to conduct prevention, surveillance, and control of vector-borne diseases in Yosemite and Lassen National Parks and other regions in California. Duties performed will help reduce the risk of vector-borne disease transmission to California residents, visitors, and employees of the National Park Service.

Weblink: https://www.appone.com/MainInfoReq.asp?R_ID=1031826