MVCAC 2017 Annual Conference

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

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Recent MVCAC Job Listings

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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Seasonal Outreach Assistant, West Valley MVCD

Filing Deadline: February 28, 2017

Salary: $13.23 – 14.60 DOE

Basic Functions: Under direction, perform duties related to the District’s community outreach and education program which would include but not be limited to, attending and speaking at community events, developing media materials, and maintaining media sites.

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Seasonal Vector Control Laboratory Intern and Seasonal Vector Control Assistant, Placer MVCD

The Placer Mosquito and Vector Control District is seeking seasonal staff to assist in mosquito and vector surveillance, control, and other support roles as part of the Placer Mosquito and Vector Control District. Our District is based in Roseville, CA and serves all of Placer County.

Seasonal Vector Control Laboratory Interns (SLI) generally perform vector surveillance work in both field and laboratory, including setting mosquito traps and insect identification. Experience in biological laboratory and/or field-work highly desirable. College-level experience in biology and/or previous laboratory experience highly preferred.

Seasonal Vector Control Assistants (VCA) generally perform field-based work inspecting and treating mosquito sources under the supervision of a licensed vector control technician. Specific job duties will be assigned to fit the needs of the District.

COMPENSATION: $12-18/hour, depending on experience

TO APPLY:  Interested individuals must submit a District application, resume, and cover letter. Failure to complete your application may result in your application being rejected. Applications can be obtained online: www.placermosquito.org or be picked up at the District office. Please direct your application materials electronically to info@placermosquito.org (subject line “Seasonal VCA” or “Seasonal Lab Intern”), by mail to: Placer Mosquito and Vector Control District, 2021 Opportunity Drive, Roseville, CA 95678, or by fax to 916-380-5455. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.

MORE INFO: Please refer to the Job Announcements on the District’s website www.placermosquito.org in the Job Opportunities section.

Deadline to apply:  Friday, March 10th, 2017 at 3:00 p.m.

Mosquito Technician I, Sutter-Yuba MVCD

Description:  Under the general direction of the General Foreman and direct supervision of the Field Supervisor and possibly Field Technicians II and III, this position is an entry level position that performs inspections and control operations in an assigned zone or specialized function of a mosquito and vector control agency and does related work as required. Additionally, this position will include automotive mechanical work such as; wheel and tire repair and mounting, brake adjusting and replacement, and welding.

Submission Deadline: March 10, 2017

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Mosquito Control Helper (Seasonal), Owens Valley Mosquito Abatement Program

Description:  On a seasonal basis, performs specialized work in the field of mosquito control; inspects mosquito sources and applies control measures in conformance with State laws, regulations, pesticide labels, and program policies; exercises considerable judgment in inspection and control assignments; and performs related duties as required.

Submission Deadline: 5:00 p.m. on February 28, 2017

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