Butte County Mosquito and Vector Control District
  • Full Time
  • Immediately
  • 5117 Larkin Road, Oroville, CA 95695
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Mosquito and Vector Control Assistant (Seasonal)

During the warmer months of the year, under the general direction of the District Manager, Assistant Manager, and Regional Supervisor and direct supervision of the Mosquito and Vector Control Specialist, Entomologist, Pilot the Seasonal Mosquito and Vector Control Assistant, Lab Assistant or Shop/Hangar Assistant performs vector surveillance, performs vector control operations, insect identification, pesticide efficacy trials, resistance studies and provides public education within the District's service area, is assigned a geographic zone and/or specialized function of a vector control agency and performs work as required.  For applications, job descriptions, or questions, please visit the District's website at www.ButteMosquito.com or call (530) 533-6038

 

This is a 40 hour/week paid full-time seasonal position. The District workweek is generally Monday through Thursday, 6:00 AM to 4:30 PM, but working hours are adjusted for weather, vector and vector-borne disease activity, and/or other District needs. This position requires working early mornings and/or late nights to meet the needs of the District's surveillance, research, and control programs. The Seasonal maybe required to work in excess of 40 hours/week and occasional weekends. Workers Compensation is provided and employees of the District are protected under the Workers Compensation Laws of California. The District reserves the right to change and/or amend the Seasonal Job Description (Policy 6150, 6160 and 6170) at its sole discretion. Applicants are encouraged to review the District's three Seasonal Job Descriptions.

 

COMPENSATION AND BENEFITS

The salary range for these positions are hourly starting at $14.00 per hour up to $17.00 depending on years of experience with this District. Workers Compensation and sick leave are provided.