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Sacramento, CA 95814

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

Email mvcac@mvcac.org

Recent MVCAC Job Listings

Fish Hatchery Assistant, San Joaquin County MVCD

San Joaquin County Mosquito and Vector Control District is now accepting applications for the position of Fish Hatchery Assistant. Under direct supervision of the Fish Hatchery Manager, this position performs an array of routine fish hatchery work in support of the District’s Fish Rearing Facility.

Duties, responsibilities, qualifications

Please see the attached job description/class specification for stated duties and responsibilities.

Compensation

Salary: $1,495.79 – $1,818.15 biweekly (approximately $38,890- $47,271.90 annually)

Benefits: Health insurance benefits, including medical, dental, vision, life/STD/LTD insurance (employee may pay portion(s) of some of the premiums for some of the plans); longevity pay plan; vacation leave; sick leave; paid holidays; defined-benefit retirement plan (SJCERA); educational reimbursement plan.

Selection A screening panel will review all applications meeting the minimum education and experience requirements, and may select those most qualified to participate in an interview and written exams. The successful candidate shall serve a probationary period of not less than one year from the date of appointment.

Interested parties who meet the qualifications must submit a District application with an attached resume listing three (3) verifiable and up-to-date work references. To obtain an application, please contact San Joaquin County Mosquito & Vector Control District at 7759 South Airport Way, Stockton, CA 95206.

The District must receive applications and resumes by Friday, March 11th 2016. (post marked or hand delivered).

For more information, please click here.

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.”

SALARY: $14.25-$17.32/hour DOE

OPENING DATE: 2/8/2016

CLOSING DATE: 3/4/2016

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Fleet/Building Maintenance Technician, 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, Fleet/Building Maintenance Technician in the subject line.

SALARY: $4,068-$4,995 a month, plus a benefits package including health insurance, vision

coverage, dental insurance and paid vacation.

OPENING DATE: 2/8/2016

CLOSING DATE: 3/11/2016

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Limited Term Assistant Vector Ecologist with the San Gabriel Valley MVCD

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Vector Biologist (molecular), Placer Mosquito & Vector Control District

Final filing date: March 4, 2016

Compensation: $28.99 /hr starting

 

Job Description

The Vector Biologist (molecular) is responsible for testing mosquitoes, dead birds, and other materials for West Nile virus and other vector borne pathogens using PCR in a bio-safety level 3 environment.  Other major duties include: mosquito identification, sample processing, and providing technical expertise and information.  The position will include spefield work, including but not limited to setting and retrieving mosquito traps and collecting blood samples from sentinel chickens. More information can be found here or at placermosquito.org.