Seasonal Assistant, Mosquito Control Middlesex
Summer Job Announcement
If you enjoy working outdoors
and have an interest in field biology and/or public health this is a
great summer job. The Middlesex County Mosquito Commission is hiring
seasonal employees to assist in control of mosquitoes for the 2017
season. We are looking for motivated, responsible individuals with the
desire to be a part of an environmentally conscious team of
professionals serving the Middlesex County residents. No experience
necessary, field training will be provided for all aspects of the job.
Work is performed under the general supervision of the Commission
Be at least 18 years old and possess a valid
New Jersey driverís license with a clean driving record;
Pass a background check;
Obtain a NJ Pesticide Operator License upon
Have ability to work independently in a variety
of outdoor conditions.
Previous classes in biology a plus.
WORK HOURS: 7:00 AM to 3:30 PM,
Monday through Friday.
HOURLY RATE $ 10.50 per hour.
LOCATIONS: May be assigned to work
at either- EDISON: 200 Parsonage Rd. Edison NJ (or) SOUTH BRUNSWICK: 81
Broadway Rd, South Brunswick NJ.
JOB DUTIES include, but are not limited to-
Performing inspections of mosquito habitats in
assigned areas (urban & sylvan);
Collecting samples and applying control
procedures including use of appropriate pesticides;
Recording and reporting completed assignments;
Performing manual labor and other assigned
tasks as necessary.
HOW TO APPLY:
Call: 732-549-0665 (or) Apply in Person 7.00 AM to 3.30 PM
Contact: William Evegan, Supervisor, Middlesex
County Mosquito Commission, 200 Parsonage Road. Edison, NJ 08837.
County Mosquito Commission:
The Middlesex County Mosquito
Commission is an autonomous agency within county government.
The Commission was created in 1914 in accordance with the laws of
the State of New Jersey, NJSA, Title 26, Chapter 9, Article 2 which
mandates provision for mosquito control in every county in state.
The Commissionís primary purpose is to protect the residents of
Middlesex County from nuisance mosquitoes and mosquito-borne diseases
such as West Nile Virus by using a comprehensive Integrated Mosquito
Management program that includes public education, mosquito
surveillance, water management, biological control and chemical control.
The Commission works closely with the NJ Agricultural Experiment
Station, Rutgers University and the State of New Jersey (State Mosquito
Control Commission, the NJ Department of Health and Senior Services and
agencies within the NJ Department of Environmental Protection) as part
of a cooperative statewide effort to control mosquitoes.