We’re Moving!

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We are excited to report that the MVCAC central office is moving from Suite 320 to Suite 800.  Our confirmed move-in dates are March 2-3.  To facilitate the move of the phone service, system and networking to the new suite our office will be closed Tuesday, March 3.

 

We Have A Mission:

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.

 

You can be a part of it:

MVCAC Members have access to special content areas. In the next few weeks, members will be able to access secured content using a newly-supplied username and password.

Contact Us

1 Capitol Mall, Suite 320
Sacramento, CA 95814
Fax 916-444-7462

Recent MVCAC Job Listings

Seasonal Surveillance Assistant, Alameda County MAD

POSITION: SEASONAL SURVEILLANCE ASSISTANT
FILING PERIOD: Until position is filled
SALARY: $15/hour (can be adjusted for experience and certification)
STATUS: Seasonal, March through September, 40 hours/week
Definition of Position: The Seasonal Surveillance Assistance is responsible for accomplishing a variety of surveillance tasks and works under supervision of the Entomologist. Primary responsibility is that of mosquito surveillance but may also include other work as required by the District. Responsibilities include placement and retrieval of various mosquito traps throughout the county, sorting of mosquitoes from traps, mosquito colony care, and data entry.

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District Manager, Alameda County MAD

To apply for this position send a CV and application to the District Manager at acmad@mosquitoes.org

POSITION: District Manager
FILING PERIOD: January 20, 2015 through March 31, 2015
SALARY RANGE: $8,482/month to $11,521/month
BENEFITS: Full benefit package (retirement, medical, dental, vacation, sick leave, holidays, etc.)
PROBATION: District Manager position is subject to a one year probationary period.
STATUS: Regular full time

APPLICATION: Filing Location:
Alameda County Mosquito Abatement District
23187 Connecticut St.
Hayward, CA 94545

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Vector Ecologist, Fresno Westside MAD

Description: Under the direction of the Manager, the Vector Ecologist performs professional, biological work related to the surveillance and control of mosquitoes and vector-borne diseases.  The Vector Ecologist plans, organizes and manages assigned programs of surveillance and control: serves as a technical advisor to District staff and the public, designs and conducts research projects; and assists in supervision and training of staff.  The Vector Ecologist is also tasked with helping to develop and administer the District GIS and data management systems.

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Seasonal Surveillance Assistant, Fresno Westside MAD

Description: Under the direct supervision of the Superintendent of Operations, the Surveillance Assistant performs routine assignments in mosquito and vector surveillance and vector-borne disease surveillance. The Surveillance Assistant may perform specialized functions of the District and does related work, as required, including inspection for mosquito breeding, application of pesticides and evaluation of pesticide efficacy. Work is performed in accordance with established methods and techniques. The Surveillance Assistant represents the District and its control programs before the public. The Surveillance Assistant classification is a temporary position intended to be of short duration without expectation of continued employment.

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Mosquito Control Technician I, Sutter-Yuba MVCD

POSITION: Mosquito Technician I

FILING PERIOD: February 16, 2015 through March 13, 2015

SALARY RANGE: $3,162 to $4,237 a month.

BENEFITS: Full benefits package (defined contribution retirement,medical,
dental, vision, vacation, sick leave, holidays, etc.) PROBATION: Position is subject to a one year probationary period.

STATUS: Regular full time

APPLICATION: Filing Location:
Sutter-Yuba MVCD
P.O. Box 726 701 Bogue Road
Yuba City, CA 95992

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