Jobs & RFPs

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Surveillance Assistant (Seasonal), Marin/Sonoma MVCD

Description: Under the direction of the Scientific Programs Manager (SPM) and Lead Biologist (LB), the Surveillance Assistant (SA) supports the daily workings of the laboratory by carrying out all tasks assigned by the SPM and LB.

The SA may participate in various fieldwork activities and research projects as assigned by the SPM and LB. This laboratory and fieldwork supports the primary objectives of the District in its efforts to control disease-carrying vectors and minimize their potential threat to public health and comfort. This is a full-time seasonal position, not to exceed 1,500 hours per calendar year.

Submission Deadline: Applications must be submitted by 3:30 p.m. on Friday, February 18, 2022.

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Public Service Employee, Mosquito and Vector Control Program (MVCP)

Description: The San BernardinoCountyDepartment of Public Health Division of Environmental Health Services (EHS) is recruiting for PSEs who will be responsible for conducting vector-borne disease surveillance, providing public education and assisting with other duties to support the program. The position works under direct supervision and in conjunction with Registered Environmental Health Specialists and Certified Vector Control Technicians. 

Submission Deadline: Open until filled

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Field Operations Supervisor, Fresno MVCD

Description: Under the direction of the District Manager and Assistant Manager, the Field Operations Supervisor (FOS) is responsible for the general, day-to-day field operations and the implementation of District programs. The FOS represents the District and its vector control program before the public and has the primary responsibility of protecting the public health and safety of the community we serve from mosquito-borne illness and disease. The FOS directs and assists field personnel in their daily work activities. The FOS exercises considerable judgment in evaluating vector occurrence and in initiating appropriate control methodologies from the District’s comprehensive vector control procedures.

Submission Deadline: Monday, January 31, 2022

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Vector Control Field Supervisor, Sacramento-Yolo MVCD

Description: Under general direction of the Manager and the direct supervision of the Assistant Manager, this position is responsible for providing leadership to improve programs, strategies, performance and quality of District control operations. Responsibilities include the direct supervision of subordinate control operations personnel and equipment within an assigned area or geographical region. This open position is assigned to the Aedes Crew within the Control Operations Department

Submission Deadline: Friday, February 4, 2022

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Field Assistant (Seasonal), Marin/Sonoma MVCD

Description: Under the direction of the Field Supervisors (FS), the Field Assistant (FA) is responsible for all tasks assigned in support of the District’s daily field operations.

Submission Deadline: Open until filled

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Mosquito Control Lead Operator, Turlock MAD

Description: Starting salary is $5,234 per/month. Benefits include Medical, Vision, Dental, Life Insurance, Retirement, Sick Leave, and Holidays. Position is fulltime, 8-hours Monday-Friday (7:00 am – 3:30 pm). 

Other Requirements: Applicants will be screened by their application and/or employment interview. Must meet all requirements found in Mosquito Control Lead Operator Job Description, including education and experience requirements. 

Submission Deadline: Only Turlock MAD application forms will be accepted. You may attach resumes or letters of recommendation to the District application for review. Applications can be picked up at 4412 N Washington Rd, Turlock; Monday – Friday from 8:00 am – 3:00 pm. or online at turlockmosquito.org.  Final Filing Date is January 28, 2022. 

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Operations Manager, Shasta MVCD

Biologist, Delta MVCD

Description: Under the general direction of the Scientific Program Manager, the Biologist assists with a variety of routine and standard field, biological, microbiological, chemical, and other laboratory procedures to support the District’s vector and vector-borne surveillance, control and prevention programs, and related entomological research projects; and performs related laboratory and field work as required.

Submission Deadline: Open until filled

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MCT – Maintenance Aide, Greater Los Angeles County VCD

Description: Under general supervision, the Mosquito Control Technician – Maintenance Aide (MCT – MA) assists department staff with repairs and performs maintenance of District vehicles, buildings, and routine maintenance of facility. This assignment will be based at the Santa Fe Springs office but may require occasional travel throughout the District’s jurisdiction, including reporting to the Sylmar branch office. The duration of work is seasonal/temporary, tentatively starting in February 2022, and will last for approximately six months. This assignment is considered “at-will,” does not serve a probation period and will not gain permanency.

Submission Deadline: Open until filled

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Vector Ecologist, Sutter-Yuba MVCD

Description: Under the direction of the District Manager and direct supervision of the Entomologist, this position provides professional scientific and entomological services for the Sutter-Yuba Mosquito and Vector Control District and performs related work as required. The Vector Ecologist supports the work of the Entomologist to inform the manager of current District-wide mosquito abundance and detected vector-borne disease. The Vector Ecologist regularly works with, uses and applies pesticides.

Submission Deadline: January 31, 2022

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Biologist, Sacramento-Yolo MVCD

Description: Under the direct supervision of the Lab Director, plans and provides professional biological and entomological services for the Sacramento-Yolo Mosquito and Vector Control District. 

Submission Deadline: Open until filled

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Field Technician I, Sacramento-Yolo MVCD

Description: Under the general direction of the Assistant Manager and direct supervision of the Field or Fisheries Supervisor, this position performs inspections and control operations or other related or specialized services in an assigned crew within the Control Operations department for the Sacramento-Yolo Mosquito and Vector Control District.

The Field Technician I is the entry level class of the Field Technician series. Incumbents may advance to the Field Technician II class and pay scale after two (2) years as a Field Technician I and successfully obtaining certification in categories A, B, C and D of the Mosquito Control Technician certification.

Submission Deadline: Continuous

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Entomology/Biology Assistant, Beach Mosquito Control District

Description: The Entomology Assistant assists with all aspects of arthropod vector surveillance and reports data. Determines efficacy and efficiency of insecticides. Applies pesticides, as needed, for mosquito control activities utilizing available application techniques/equipment. Work is performed under the supervision of the Entomologist and the Director. 

Submission Deadline: Open until filled

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Mosquito Control Assistant/Technician (Permanent and Seasonal), East Side MAD

Description: Under general supervision, to locate potential sources of mosquitoes, planning and carry out required vector suppression activities, and perform other related work as required.

Submission Deadline: Open until filled

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Extra Help Mosquito Control Aide, East Side MAD

Description: Under direction and supervision of the District Manager, this Extra Help position will perform basic vector control operations and surveillance duties and do other related work as required.

Submission Deadline: Open until filled

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