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: or be picked up at the District office. Please direct your application materials electronically to (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 in the Job Opportunities section.

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