Jobs & RFPs

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Communications Specialist, Orange County MVCD

Description: Serves as Communications Specialist under the general direction of the Director of Communications; assists other managerial staff as well as the Public Information Officer and the Executive Assistant/Clerk of the Board by relieving them of various administrative and clerical duties; to perform website maintenance, graphic design, provide secretarial assistance and to do other work as required.

Submission Deadline: 01/25/21 12:00 AM

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Shop/Facilities Assistant, Marin/Sonoma MVCD

Description: Reporting directly to the Mechanic/Facilities Manager, the successful candidate will play an important role in carrying out maintenance and repair tasks on the District’s vehicle fleet and specialized equipment. In addition to its fleet of approximately fifty vehicles, the District uses watercraft, ultra-low volume foggers, ATV’s, and amphibious vehicles. Working safely is the District’s overriding consideration while carrying out all work-related functions.

As well as supporting the team of field personnel, and their vehicles, trailers and equipment, this position acts as a vector control technician when needed, with training provided if necessary. Experience with the repair of 2 and 4 stroke small engine equipment is desirable.

Submission Deadline: Friday, January 29, 2021 at 3:30 p.m.

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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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Research Assistant, Seasonal Helper, Sacramento-Yolo MVCD

Description: The Research Assistant (Seasonal Helper) is a temporary position that works under the direct supervision of the District Biologist and assists in the seasonal research and operations of the District Laboratory to benefit the goals and mission of the Sacramento-Yolo Mosquito and Vector Control District.

Candidates must be available to work a minimum of 40 hours per week, Monday through Friday. The term of the position is anticipated to begin in April and is expected to end on or about September 30, 2021. The term and scheduled days or hours may be increased or decreased depending upon the needs of the program and department.

Submission Deadline: Open until filled

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Seasonal Helper, Laboratory Assignment, Sacramento-Yolo MVCD

Description: Under the direct supervision of the Department Head or Supervisor the Seasonal Helper, Laboratory Assignment assists in the seasonal operations of the Laboratory department to benefit the goals and mission of the Sacramento-Yolo Mosquito and Vector Control District.

Candidates must be available to work a minimum of 40 hours per week, Monday through Friday. The term of the position is anticipated to begin in April and is expected to end on or about September 30, 2021. The term and scheduled days or hours may be increased or decreased depending upon the needs of the program and department.

Submission Deadline: Open until filled

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Seasonal Helper, Field Assignment, Sacramento-Yolo MVCD

Description: Under the direct supervision of the Department Head or Supervisor the Seasonal Helper, Field Assignment assists in the seasonal operations of the assigned department and crew to benefit the goals and mission of the Sacramento-Yolo Mosquito and Vector Control District.

The Seasonal Helper is a temporary position. Regularly performed tasks and responsibilities vary by department. Department and crew assignments may include, but are not limited to, Control Operations, Fisheries, and Shop. Control Operations may be assigned to one or more of the following crews; North Sacramento County, South Sacramento County, Catch Basins, North Yolo County, or South Yolo County. Sacramento County and Catch Basin crews report to the Bond Road office located in Elk Grove, while the Yolo County crews report to the Fortna Avenue office located in Woodland.

Candidates must be available to work a minimum of 40 hours per week, Monday through Friday. The term of the position is anticipated to begin in April and is expected to end on or about September 30, 2021. The term and scheduled days or hours may be increased or decreased depending upon the needs of the program and department.

Submission Deadline: Open until filled

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Seasonal Helper, Administration Office Assignment, Sacramento-Yolo MVCD

Description: Under the direct supervision of the Administrative Manager the Seasonal Helper, Administration Assignment assists in the seasonal operations of the Administration Office to benefit the goals and mission of the Sacramento-Yolo Mosquito and Vector Control District.

The Seasonal Helper is a temporary position. Regularly performed tasks and responsibilities vary based on District and department needs. Candidates must be available to work a minimum of 20 hours per week up to a maximum of 40 hours per week, Monday through Friday. The term of the position is anticipated to begin in March and is expected to end on or about September 30, 2021. The term and scheduled days or hours may be increased or decreased depending upon the needs of the program and department.

Submission Deadline: Open until filled

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Full-Time, 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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Vector Control Technician, San Diego County DEH

Description: The County of San Diego is currently accepting job applications for Vector Control Technician.

Vector Control Technicians perform vector detection, prevention, and control of mosquitoes, rodents, and other vectors within an assigned geographic or program area.  

Submission Deadline: 01/25/21 11:59 PM

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Senior Vector Control Technician, County of San Diego DEH

Description: Senior Vector Control Technicians perform vector detection, prevention, and control of mosquitoes, rodents, and other vectors within an assigned geographic or program area.  

Submission Deadline: 01/25/21 11:59 PM

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Vector Ecologist, Merced County Mosquito Abatement District 

Description: This position, under the general direction of the General Manager and direct supervision of the Operational Services Supervisor, is a mid-level position that performs mosquito and vector-borne disease surveillance. Examples of work include; deploying and collecting various mosquito traps throughout Merced County, mosquito species identification, data entry, blood sampling from sentinel chickens and general biology. Must be able to communicate effectively with the public. Participates in the District’s education campaign.

Submission deadline: March 15, 2021

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Vector Control Technician I/II/III, Ventura County Environmental Health Division

Description:  Under immediate (I) to general supervision (II/III), performs routine vector control field operations including identifying mosquito breeding sources and applying the appropriate management measures, responding to public requests for service, and conducting surveillance.  To qualify for Technician I, applicants should have six months experience in vector control or a related discipline or completion of some college coursework (minimum 1 year) in environmental health, biology, chemistry, microbiology, zoology, or a related discipline.  Technician II/III must be certified by the State of California Department of Public Health as a Vector Control Technician.

Submission Deadline:  Continuous and may close at any time.

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Vector Control Technician I, West Valley Mosquito & Vector Control District

Description: This is an entry level position in vector control. The Vector Control Technician I performs routine vector control operations and is responsible for organizing and completing his/her assignments.

Submission Deadline: January 15, 2021

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Operations Program Manager, Delta VCD

Description: The Operations Program Manager (OPM) is a management-level position. Under the Direction of the Assistant Manager, the OPM is in charge of the day-to-day operations side of the District. The incumbent assists in planning and the organization of District programs, including; the planning, direction and supervision of all vector control inspection and control activities. The OPM is a member of the safety committee, and enforces all District policies, programs and standards. Morale and discipline of employees, including, if necessary, the firing of an employee are among the responsibilities of this position, following written book keeping and approval by the Assistant Manager and Manager.

Submission Deadline: Open until filled

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Biologist, Delta VCD

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

Submission Deadline: Open until filled

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Vector Control Technician III/Mechanic, Delta VCD

Description: The Vector Control Technician / Mechanic, in representing this District and its control program before the public, have as their primary responsibility the protection of the public health and safety of the community. This is accomplished by first documenting in the prescribed manner, precisely when, where, by whom and under what circumstances conditions conducive to vector production have occurred. The Vector Control Technician / Mechanic then exercises technical discretion in evaluating each vector occurrence and in initiating the proper control procedures: a personal contact, referral, the selection and application of the appropriate pesticide, minor source reduction work, introduction of a biological control agent; or, any of a number of procedures the District utilizes in its comprehensive vector control program.

Submission Deadline: Open until filled

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Technical Sales Support/Product Manager, Clarke

Description: You will provide support and solutions to both customers and our own internal sales team. Reporting to the V.P. of Marketing, you will work with a cross-functional team of coworkers from marketing, sales, and service operations teams. In fact, you will partner with some of the most experienced and talented professionals in mosquito control surveillance operations.

You will be the subject matter expert and first point of contact for customers who need assistance in deploying our surveillance and trapping equipment in their mosquito control programs. Your expertise will help to develop and deploy strategies that will enable the expansion and growth of our surveillance equipment portfolio.

This position offers a highly competitive salary and comprehensive benefit package including health insurance, 401k plan, bonus opportunity, and a very generous holiday and paid time off package. You will be based out of our location in beautiful St. Charles, IL with some travel to customer locations to be expected.

Submission Deadline: Open Until Filled

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