MVCAC 2017 Annual Conference

March 26-29
Hyatt Regency Mission Bay (San Diego)

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Recent MVCAC Job Listings

Laboratory Assistant (Seasonal), Marin/Sonoma MVCD

The Marin/Sonoma Mosquito and Vector Control District (MSMVCD) is accepting applications for the Laboratory Assistant (Seasonal) position. To apply, please complete the MSMVCD Employment Application, attach a resume´ and submit via fax (707) 285-2210, by mail, or in person at the following address: 595 Helman Lane, Cotati, CA 94931.

The District does not accept employment applications via e-mail.

MSMVCD will be performing background checks on applicants.

Applications must be submitted by 3:30 p.m. on Friday, March 3, 2017. The District may make selections for the position before the closing date.

Financial Manager, Marin/Sonoma MVCD

Under the general direction and supervision of the District Manager, the Financial Manager performs and oversees a variety of professional, financial, administrative and human resources work. Core functions include budget preparation and monitoring, cost analysis, administrative research and analysis, project analysis and monitoring, risk management, workers’ compensation and general administrative tasks. In addition, this position will administer the District’s benefit programs (health, dental, vision and other plans), draft specifications and monitor District contracts. Supervises and provides technical guidance to assigned administrative support staff.

Key Attributes & Competencies

The successful candidate will be able to work independently. This position requires flexibility and a capacity to adapt quickly. The Financial Manager must be able to maintain and foster working relationships at all levels – field, office, laboratory/scientific and administrative. Occasional interactions with the Board of Trustees can be expected so the successful candidate should be able to analyze data and present his or her findings in a clear and concise manner.

This opportunity is unusual since the successful candidate will have the chance to work with the current Financial Manager through the end of February 2018 to ensure a smooth and seamless transition. The ideal candidate can quickly master the current accounting operating system and unique processes, while proactively assessing the prospect of implementing a more modern system.

The District is seeking someone who enjoys a fast paced environment and can successfully manage the inherent challenges of working with a small staff that produces a large amount of work in a positive working atmosphere.

Education and Experience

Graduation from an accredited college or university with a bachelor’s degree in public administration, accounting, human resources or closely related field.

Four years of paid full-time government accounting, human resources and/or administrative duties that includes three or more years in a supervisory or managerial capacity. 

Compensation and Benefits

The pay scale annualized amounts are Step 1: $103,757, Step 2: $107,907, Step 3: $112,223 and Step 4: $116,712

The District offers a benefits package which includes: Medical plan up to family coverage, 80% premium paid by District. Dental, Vision, two $10k life insurance policies and long-term disability plan.

The final filing date for this position is Tuesday, March 28, 2017.

Please complete and send the application materials, which are available at http://www.msmosquito.com/jobs, to recruitment@msmosquito.com

Aircraft A&P, Application Dynamics

A&P/Ground

A&P That specializing in turbine helicopters

Help maintain/build aircraft and equipment ground support in the field.

Salary Starts at $30,000.00 – $45,000.00 a year based on experience plus medical insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, paid holidays, and paid vacation.  Must be willing to relocate to Florida. This is 01a permanent position.

Please reply by March 31 2017

Please send resume to:  williams@applicationdynamics.net

Helicopter Pilot, Application Dynamics

Year-Round Employment
Salary Starts at $50,000.00 – $75,000.00 a year based on experience plus medical insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, paid holidays, and paid vacation. Must be willing to relocate to Florida. This is a permanent position.

DEFINITION: performs specialized work in the field of mosquito control by Appling control measures in conformance with State laws, regulations, pesticide labels, and program policies; exercises considerable judgment in all assignments; and performs related duties as required.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Ability to carry packs and sprayers weighing up to 40 pounds; field exposure to temperature exceeding 100 degrees Fahrenheit for prolonged periods of time; working in densely vegetated, flooded environments that are difficult to traverse; assisting in the preparation and field application of pesticides and biological control agents.

EMPLOYMENT STANDARDS Education/Experience: High school graduate or equivalent with experience working in a comparable position. Knowledge of: General biology; safe handling of pesticides; routine maintenance of equipment used in mosquito control operations and safety precautions is desirable.
Ability to: Read and write capably and perform basic math skills; keep accurate logs and records; work dependably and cooperatively with fellow employees and the public; exercise safety precautions; learn to operate specialized equipment; perform heavy labor out-of-doors under adverse weather conditions, including extreme temperatures, sun, wind, water, and insects; walk up to five miles a day over difficult and remote terrain while carrying up to 30 pounds; exercise independent judgment.

Before employment you will be required to obtain aerial applicator license, core and public health licenses.

Please submit application to Williams@applicationdynamics.net by March 31 2017

Seasonal Vector Assistant, Shasta MVCD

Interested parties who meet the qualifications must submit a District application. Resumes alone will not be accepted, but may be included with application. To obtain an application, please visit our website www.shastamosquito.org, look in “About Us.”
Submit by e-mail to contact@shastamosquito.org. Please attach the application materials as a Word or PDF file with the classification title, Seasonal VCA in the subject line.

SALARY: $14.25-$17.32/hour DOE

OPENING DATE: 2/17/2017

CLOSING DATE: Until filled

STATUS: Seasonal

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