Jobs & RFPs

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Public Information Officer, Greater Los Angeles County VCD

Description: Under general direction and supervision of the Director of Community Affairs, and in collaboration with the operational and technical supervisory staff, the Public Information Officer (PIO) 1) identifies and utilizes appropriate methods for reaching the District’s varied constituents such as mass media, community leaders, public officials, service groups, employees, and residents; 2) represents the District in media and community relations appearances; and 3) coordinates and executes public information programs to raise awareness and provide education about vector control and vector-related public health concerns. The PIO reports directly to the Director of Community Affairs, assists with oversight of departmental personnel and projects, as directed, and works in collaboration with other District personnel as required. The PIO will supervise department staff when required during the Director of Community Affairs’ absence.

Submission Deadline: Open Until Filled

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Human Resources Assistant, Greater Los Angeles County VCD

Description: This position reports directly to the Director of Human Resources and is designated as confidential/at-will. Under direct supervision of the Director of Human Resources, the Human Resources Assistant (HRA) performs a variety of administrative duties supporting the District’s human resources programs and activities including recruitment/selection, employment, human resources information systems (HRIS), maintaining confidential files, tracking employee training, event planning and daily front office support. This position is considered a confidential assignment and handles sensitive issues on a regular basis. In the absence of the Human Resources Director, the HRA will report to the General Manager.

Submission Deadline: Thursday, August 2, 2018 by midnight

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Seasonal Vector Control Assistant (Roseville), Placer MVCD

Description: Up to four positions will be filled depending on District need. Generally two positions will be assigned primarily to field-work duties that include mosquito inspection and control, and two positions will be assigned primarily to mosquito surveillance duties that involve a combination of field-work and laboratory work. All positions, however can expect to be assigned a range of duties that support the District’s mission to protect public health. All positions will be based at District headquarters in Roseville; however, work area may change depending on need and be anywhere in Placer County. Experience in biological laboratory and/or field-work desirable. Basic computer skills required. 

Submission Deadline: Open Until Filled

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Vector Control Technician I/II, Napa County MAD

Description: Under the direction of the Field Operations Supervisor, the Vector Control Technician will perform work including inspections and control operations for mosquitoes, yellow jackets, rats, mice and other vector and/or nuisance organisms, vegetation management, and other related work and supportive services as required.

Submission Deadline: August 3, 2018

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Laboratory Technician, Sacramento-Yolo MVCD

Description: Under the direction of the Laboratory Director and direct supervision of the Vector Ecologist or Biologist, individual is responsible for performing a variety of laboratory and field services within the vector-borne disease surveillance programs of the Laboratory department for the Sacramento-Yolo Mosquito and Vector Control District. 

Submission Deadline: Open Until Filled

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Technical Sales Specialist, Valent BioSciences

Description: Responsible for developing Valent BioSciences, LLC (VBC) Public Health products for sales in a multi-State sales territory in the US. This includes servicing accounts, diagnosing and solving customer problems, and working with VBC research, development, and marketing staff to develop account-specific solutions to meet customer needs. In addition, the position will be responsible for providing technical services, advising on the use of VBC Public Health products, properties and modifications of products.

Submission Deadline: Open Until Filled

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**COMING SOON** Environmental Programs Manager, Marin/Sonoma MVCD

Description: **COMING SOON** Reporting to the Assistant Manager, the Environmental Programs Manager (EPM) will oversee the District’s CEQA compliance, with particular emphasis on ensuring that District’s activities conform with its PEIR. As part of the management team, the successful applicant will play a key role in developing, implementing and monitoring District plans, programs, goals and performance. This position also provides guidance, support, training and direction to the Field Supervisors, Vector Control Technicians, and Laboratory staff pertaining to regulatory compliance and environmental precautions associated with district programs and operations. An important responsibility will be representing the District in its dealings with regulatory agencies, and acting as a liaison with private property owners in connection with planning and executing mosquito source reduction projects. The EPM helps conduct annual training of staff regarding compliance with the requirements of the PEIR, BMPs, environmental awareness, special status species, and minimization of ecological impacts while performing vector surveillance and control operations. More complete information will be provided in the job description.

Submission Deadline: **COMING SOON** Position will be open until filled.

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Mosquito Control Technician (Seasonal/Temporary), Greater Los Angeles County VCD

Description: Under general direction of the Operations Supervisor and direct supervision of the Vector Control Specialist, the Mosquito Control Technician (MCT) performs inspections (surveillance) and control operations relative to mosquito vector problems in an assigned area. The MCT exercises safe and proper judgment in the execution of daily vector control assignments. The MCT position does not possess a state certification, an incumbent must be able to perform assignments under the direct supervision of certified District personnel, either a Vector Control Specialist or Operations Supervisor. This classification works relatively independent and is accountable for vehicle safety, the safe use of chemical application equipment, recording work related data, and presenting a good public image of the District. Other duties as assigned.

Submission Deadline:  Open Until Filled

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Pool Targeting Analyst, Aerial Services

Description: This position is home based, and requires a reasonably fast Windows 7 or later workstation with 2 good monitors, and a fast internet connection. Required licensed software includes Excel, Photoshop CS6 or higher, and free software including Google Earth PRO, CoreFTP-le, as well as the installation of a number of data and image management programs provided by Aerial Services.

Our analytic season starts mid-March and continues demand-based through September. We fly a customer-specified area taking high definition aerial photos, and place data on our secure FTP. You will receive your assignments by email, and will download raw image and tabular data. After completing a carefully scripted set of tasks identifying neglected pools, you will return extracted data to the FTP site. Our goal is to deliver highly accurate results to the customer 5-7 days after the flight, so the work is intermittent but intense.

Submission Deadline: Open Until Filled

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Vector Control Aide, Contra Costa MVCD

Description: Under the supervision of a Program Supervisor, assists vector control personnel in performing inspections and control operations for mosquitoes and other vectors, and does other related work and supportive services as required.

Submission Deadline: Open Until Filled

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Lecturer, Loyola University Chicago’s Institute of Environmental Sustainability (IES)

Description: Loyola University Chicago’s Institute of Environmental Sustainability (IES) invites applications for a full- time faculty teaching position, at the rank of Lecturer beginning in August 2018. We are seeking a candidate with expertise in Environmental Health to support our Bachelor of Science programs in Environmental Health, Environmental Science, and our 5-year dual degree program with the MPH.

Submission Deadline: Open Until Filled

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