Jobs & RFPs

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Laboratory Technician I, Contra Costa MVCD

Description: Under the direction of the Scientific Program Manager, the Laboratory Technician I assists with field surveys for vectors and vector-borne diseases, identifies mosquitoes and other organisms to species and submits them for testing, assists with care/maintenance of sentinel chicken flocks, records data and performs routine data entry, assists with laboratory assays and field research projects, keeps laboratory and lab equipment clean and organized, assists with repair and maintenance of field surveillance equipment, and performs other work as needed by the District.

Submission Deadline: Open Until Filled

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Administrative Analyst I, Contra Costa MVCD

Description: Under the direction of the Administrative Services Manager, performs a wide variety of specialized administrative, accounting and clerical duties. Secretarial work ranging from average to complex assignments, including but not limited to reception services, data entering, file archiving, emails, answering telephone, email inquiries and complaints on behalf of the public, and dictation and transcription. The Administrative Analyst I must work cooperatively and effectively with others encountered in the course of work including the public, exercising diplomacy and tact, and must establish and maintain effective working relationships.

Submission Deadline: Open Until Filled

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Environmental Biologist, Marin/Sonoma MVCD

Description: Under the direction of the Assistant Manager and general direction of the Scientific Programs Manager, the Environmental Biologist (EB) assists the Operations and Laboratory departments in implementing the District’s Integrated Vector Management Program.

The EB provides assistance to the District’s mosquito surveillance programs, the planning and execution of mosquito source reduction work, research projects, mosquito and vector control operations, regulatory compliance, and interagency education and collaboration. The EB will also monitor and make recommendations for solving especially complex or problematic vector production issues. This position performs technical project work in the field and assists the Laboratory and Operations departments with their weekly workflow.

Submissions Deadline: MSMVCD will be performing background checks on applicants. Applications must be submitted by 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday, July 31, 2019. 

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Vector Control Operations Supervisor, Santa Clara County VCD

Description: Under direction, to plan, coordinate, the vector control operations within a geographical region or unit, or zone, to supervise vector control employees, and participate in the work of a comprehensive vector control program.

Submission Deadline: 07/19/19

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Public Information Manager, Coachella Valley MVCD

Description:  Under direction, this at-will, exempt, managerial position conducts public outreach, awareness, and education programs to promote awareness of vectors and control operations of the District; conveys news, information, events, meetings, and other services to District staff and the community; and performs other related duties as required.

Submission Deadline: July 22, 2019

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Public Information Officer, Placer MVCD

Description: The Placer Mosquito and Vector Control District is seeking candidates for the position of Public Information Officer (PIO).

This is an exciting career opportunity with responsibility for managing all aspects of the District’s social media presence, community relations and public outreach.  The PIO is the District’s liaison with external groups and the media and is responsible for maintaining and enhancing the successful outreach and education programs already in place.  The incumbent will utilize various and creative methods to educate Placer County residents about mosquitoes, ticks, yellow jackets and the associated public health risks. 

Submission Deadline: July 19, 2019 before 11:30 PM PST

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