100 Years of Fighting Mosquitoes in California

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Recent MVCAC Job Listings

General Manager, Coachella Valley MVCD

Application Deadline:

First review of applications on August 14, 2015

About the District:

The Coachella Valley Mosquito and Vector Control District is a non-enterprise special district accountable to the residents of the Coachella Valley and charged with protecting the public health within its boundaries through the control of vectors (such as mosquitoes) and vector-borne diseases.

The District boundary encompasses 2400 square miles, including Cathedral City, Coachella, Desert Hot Springs, Indian Wells, Indio, La Quinta, Palm Desert, Palm Springs, Rancho Mirage, and unincorporated sections of Riverside County.

The District operates under the California Health and Safety Code, Division 3, Sections 2000-2910 and is governed by an 11-member Board of Trustees. There are 57 full-time employees and 3-6 seasonal staff from April to November.

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CHIEF PILOT (Mosquito Control), Beaufort County South Carolina

CHIEF PILOT (Mosquito Control) – Duties include management of fixed wing and rotor wing aircraft;

supervision of several part-time pilots (as needed); aerial application of public health insecticides;

surveillance; pre- and post-flight checks; assistance with maintenance and/or repair of aircraft and

spray equipment; compliance with applicable FAA and EPA regulations and directives; support of

Sheriff’s Office/Emergency Management activities (only as needed with prior approval); and record

keeping. Aircraft consist of 1967 OV-10D Bronco (operated under public use) and 1980 Hughes

369D/MD-500D (operated under public use and Part 91).

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Environmental Program Manager, Greater Los Angeles VCD

Application Deadline: Friday, July 24, 2015

Monthly Rate: $6,118 – $7,603/month (Salary commensurate with experience)

Status: Full-time/Exempt

Location: Santa Fe Springs Headquarters

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

6.8 million residents in a 1,338 square mile area, making GLACVCD the largest vector control district in Los Angeles County.

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Field Assistant (Full-Time), Greater Los Angeles County VCD

Application Deadline: Thursday, July 9, 2015

Hourly Rate: $15.00 per hour

Status: Full-time/Non-Exempt

Location: Varies, Santa Fe Springs and 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.

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Education Program Coordinator, Greater Los Angeles County VCD

Application Deadline: Friday, July 10, 2015

Monthly Rate: $4,412 – $5,480/month (Salary commensurate with experience)

Status: Full-time/Exempt

Location: Santa Fe Springs Headquarters

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

6.8 million residents in a 1,338 square mile area, making GLACVCD the largest vector control district in Los Angeles County.

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