Jobs & RFPs

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Assistant Vector Ecologist/Vector Ecologist, Greater Los Angeles County VCD

Description: Under general supervision (Assistant Vector Ecologist) or direction (Vector Ecologist), conducts and executes various aspects of the District’s scientific-technical program; collects, preserves, records, and reports on a wide variety of biological and ecological field data associated with public health vectors, with an emphasis on mosquitoes; conducts field trials and surveillance for mosquitoes and mosquito borne diseases; provides assistance in the collection, analysis, and recording of biological and entomological field and laboratory data associated with the District’s scientific subprograms and technical services; performs field and laboratory trials and studies to evaluate the effectiveness of pesticides; provides technical assistance concerning operational pesticide application methods; and performs related work as required.

Submission Deadline: 8/23/2021 11:59 PM Pacific

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Assistant Vector Ecologist, Orange County MVCD

Description: Under direction (Assistant Vector Ecologist) or direction (Vector Ecologist), performs professional biological, ornithological, mammalogical, and entomological work related to the surveillance and control of vertebrate and invertebrate vectors which impact public health; plans, organizes and administers assigned vector control and related disease detection/management programs; serves as a technical advisor to District staff and the public in assigned program areas; designs, participates in and monitors research projects; and performs related work as required.

Submission Deadline: Open until filled

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Assistant Biologist, Orange County MVCD

Description: Under general supervision (Assistant Biologist) or direction (Biologist), performs professional biological, environmental management/regulatory and fisheries service’s work related to the surveillance and control of vertebrate and invertebrate vectors which impact public health; plans, organizes and administers assigned biological, environmental management/regulatory, fisheries/biological control programs; serves as a technical advisor to District staff and the public in assigned program areas; designs, participates in and monitors research projects; and performs related work as required.

Submission Deadline: Open until filled

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Vector Control Technician I, Contra Costa MVCD

Description: Under the supervision of a Program Supervisor, performs inspections and control operations for mosquitoes and other vectors, provides assistance and support to Vector Control personnel, provides oversight of Vector Control Aides (VCAs), and does related work and supportive services as required.

Submission Deadline: Open until filled

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Assistant Vector Control Specialist/Vector Control Specialist, Greater Los Angeles County VCD

Description: Under immediate (Assistant Vector Control Specialist) or general (Vector Control Specialist) supervision, performs inspections and control operations in an assigned field area or specialized functional area; minimizes or removes stagnant water in mosquito breeding sources and treats assigned areas; selects appropriate material and dosage rates and applies pesticide to obtain proper coverage and efficacy; updates operational maps of assigned District areas including properties, ponds, lakes, and other urban and natural features relevant to vector control operations and performs related work as required.

Submission Deadline: 7/29/2021 11:59 PM Pacific

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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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Vector Control Technician I/II, Napa County MAD

Description: Under general supervision, performs work including inspections and vector control operations including mosquitoes, yellowjackets, rats, mice and other vector and/or nuisance organisms, vegetation management, and other related work and supportive services as required.

Submission Deadline: Open until filled

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Community Education and Outreach Coordinator, Delta MVCD

Description: Under the direction of the General Manager and Assistant Manager, the Community Education and Outreach Coordinator is responsible for identifying and utilizing appropriate methods for reaching the District’s stakeholders; representing the District in media and community relations appearances; and developing public health communication programs to focus prevention efforts on key behaviors that have the greatest potential to reduce vectors and vector-borne diseases, including creative video and graphic content for digital, broadcast, and print campaigns. This position is among those responsible for information on the District website. The position requires discretion, judgment, creativity, and will be responsible for supervising other personnel during events.

Submission Deadline: Open until filled

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UAS Application Visual Observer & Load Master, Leading Edge Aerial Technologies, Inc.

Description: LEAT is currently seeking an Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Visual Observer (VO) and loader  to support ground and flight operations of an unmanned aircraft for aerial applications and imagery. As part of the operations, you will be responsible for all tasks associated with performing the Visual Observer duties and loading of the UAS. This position has a potential for advancement opportunities to become a UAS Remote Pilot-In-Command (RPIC).

Other duties involve preparing for flights such as:

  • loading material from customers’ warehouse sites into the operations trailer
  • loading the UAS
  • working closely with the RPIC to perform all duties associated with our FAA authorized VO requirements.
  • general maintenance and cleaning of the UAS and payload systems

Direct supervision will be under the Remote Pilot in Command (RPIC). Applicants must be able to work around and handle pesticides, work outside in all types of weather and uneven terrain. Lifting requirements include up to 60 pounds. Typical seasonal work begins on May 1st and extends through October 31st . Holidays are not paid.

Weekend work may be required occasionally. Proper long sleeve shirts and hats will be provided along with all work protection required by the product label. Two 15-minute breaks are included.

Submission Deadline: Open until filled

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Operations Manager, Contra Costa MVCD

Description: Under the direction of the General Manager, provides leadership, plans, organizes, and directs operational programs and facilities. Supervises and coordinates the activities of the Operations Department, demonstrates a full understanding, and ensures compliance with federal and state laws, county, and city ordinances, District policies, and procedures, as well as represented employees’ Memorandum of Understanding. Coordinates assigned activities with other departments, outside agencies, and vendors, supervises and coordinates the maintenance and repair of buildings, grounds, and equipment, and other duties as required.

Submission Deadline: Open until filled

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GIS/IT Coordinator, San Joaquin County MVCD

Description: Under general direction of the Manager or his/her designee, the Geographic Information System (GIS) / Information Technology (IT) Coordinator is responsible for the development, coordination and maintenance of the District’s Geographical Information Systems and the District’s hardware and software systems.

Submission Deadline: Open until filled

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Manager, National Sales North America, Valent Biosciences

Description: A US based position to manage the Valent BioSciences’ Public Health portfolio of business in the US, Mexico, and Canada. Responsible for managing the regional field technical sales force including staff development, evaluation, and performance. Coordinate and lead development of annual regional business plans.  Develop and manage the expense budget.  Identify and respond to government tenders. Identify and develop distribution agreements with appropriate partners. Coordinate with VBC Development and Marketing staff to prioritize VBC activities that meet company expectations for sales and profit.  Maintain strong understanding of technology/biotechnology of products in the Public Health market.  Establish strong relationships with key accounts, opinion leaders, channel partners and other stakeholders. Understand and convey the VBC Public Health and value proposition to protect human potential throughout the stakeholder value chain.   Work well in a matrix environment with R&D, Marketing, Customer Service, Regulatory, Finance and IT.

Submission Deadline: Open until filled

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Field Sciences (Biology) – summer/fall seasonal – travel required, Clarke

Description: The Field Sciences seasonal position is responsible for assisting the Field Biologists with field evaluations, data entry, shipping of equipment and keeping inventory up to date. The candidate will assist with some of our local and remote studies following strict procedures accordingly with the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) guidelines.

Ideal Candidate will have completed or pursuing a degree in Biology, Entomology, Environmental Science or a related field.

Submission Deadline: Open until filled

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Seasonal Vector Control Technician I, Northwest MVCD

Description: Northwest Mosquito and Vector Control District is looking for qualified applicants to fill numerous job openings for entry level, seasonal vector control technicians. These technicians work under the supervision of a licensed vector control technician to implement Integrated Vector Management practices to protect residents of Northwest Riverside County. Assigned duties include:

  • Identifying, removing, or treating sources where mosquitoes develop
  • Keep written and electronic records as indicated for work performed
  • Assist in receiving and maintaining inventories
  • Attend training sessions and completes learning assignments in vector control
  • Assist in maintenance of District headquarters

Submission Deadline: Open until filled

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SEASONAL MOSQUITO CONTROL AIDE, Fresno MVCD

Description:Please click here for a full description.

Submission Deadline: Open until filled

How to Apply:

It is required to, at minimum, submit a completed FMVCD application in order to be considered for any position.

Please send any cover letters, resumes, or any supplemental application documents in the same e-mail as your Completed Application.

The application is available for download at:

https://www.fresnomosquito.org/our-district, near the bottom of the page.

Or can be obtained by picking it up at our office.

**Applications may be faxed (559-268-8918), mailed, delivered in-person or    

    emailed to: office@fresnomosquito.org **

Mailing Address:
FMVCD
2338 E. McKinley
Fresno, CA 93703

SEASONAL MOSQUITO CONTROL TECHNICIAN, Fresno MVCD

Description: Please click here for a full description.

Submission Deadline: Open until filled

How to Apply:

It is required to, at minimum, submit a completed FMVCD application in order to be considered for any position.

Please send any cover letters, resumes, or any supplemental application documents in the same e-mail as your Completed Application.

The application is available for download at:

https://www.fresnomosquito.org/our-district, near the bottom of the page.

Or can be obtained by picking it up at our office.

**Applications may be faxed (559-268-8918), mailed, delivered in-person or    

    emailed to: office@fresnomosquito.org **

Mailing Address:
FMVCD
2338 E. McKinley
Fresno, CA 93703

 

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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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: Open until filled

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