Job Posting: Vector Control Aide (Seasonal) I/II

Position Description

Vector Control Aide I/II (Seasonal) employees, under direct supervision of the Assistant Manager, Field Operations Supervisor or Vector Control Technicians shall carry out routine inspections of residences in areas known to have mosquitoes, and/or complete field work entailing inspection and larvicidal treatment of creeks, catch basins, drains, salt marsh areas, miscellaneous sources, and stocking mosquito fish in backyard ponds. These positions also include preparing materials and equipment for work assignments, service requests, clearing access ways, some drainage maintenance, general maintenance, housekeeping, and assistance with frequent or routine needs. Seasonal employees are required to work dependably and cooperatively with others, maintain and appreciate safety precautions, and operate some specialized equipment. Seasonal employees may operate right-hand drive vehicles.

Minimum Qualifications

  • No experience required
  • High School Graduate
  • 18 Years of age or over
  • Possession of a valid California driver’s license; must be insurable by the District’s automobile liability insurance program and must maintain a valid driver’s license and insurability throughout employment at the District.
  • Preference will be given to those currently holding California Department of Public Health Vector Control Technician A,B certifications (not required)
  • Ability to pass a pre-employment background check and drug test, as well as a physical ability test

Compensation and Benefits

The salary range for this position is $18.00 – $23.00 per hour, depending on experience. Hourly rate will be determined at the time of hiring. Seasonal employees do not receive medical or other employee benefits; however they are entitled to paid District holidays and sick leave in accordance with state law. All legally required benefits are provided, including workers compensation.


Inquiries should be directed to Brian Weber, Assistant Manager at (650) 344-8592.

Application Process

Applications and resumes will be accepted until all positions are filled. The District encourages applicants to apply early to be considered. All applications and resumes should be submitted in person or by mail at the District’s office in Burlingame before 4:00pm daily.

Applications and resumes should be mailed to the following:

San Mateo County Mosquito and Vector Control District
Attn: Human Resources
1351 Rollins Road
Burlingame, CA 94010

Please include a copy of your most recent California DMV Report (within the last 30 days) with your application.

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