Applied Science & Technologies Quality Control Specialist

Summary: Responsible for the management of a quality-controlled, mass-rearing mosquito program. Tests and releases male mosquitoes as part of a sterile insect technique project.

Qualifications:

  • Master of Science degree in Natural Sciences, Entomology or related field from an accredited college or university
  • Must hold a current Public Health License or obtain one within six (6) months of employment and maintain certification by earning appropriate CEUs (continuing education units)
  • Must be extremely detail-oriented and be able to perform repetitive tasks in a precise, consistent manner
  • Class E FL Driver’s License with a clean driving record
  • Must be able to communicate effectively in English including the ability to understand technical instructions
  • Must have the ability to effectively communicate in front of an audience
  • Must have excellent computer skills and a demonstrated proficiency in Microsoft Office, and have the ability to learn and operate internal, web-based, GPS and mapping programs including entering data into phone Apps and databases
  • Must be able to work a varied schedule, including working on weekends or holidays as needed

Compensation:

The pay range for this non-exempt position starts at $23.15 - $25.07 depending on experience. Excellent benefits package includes Florida Retirement System, medical, dental, life/LTD/STD and generous paid time off package.

To Apply:

Please submit a resume and application (found on our website) to hr@lcmcd.org or follow the application instructions at https://www.lcmcd.com/careers/employment-application-form/. This position is open until filled.

EOE/DFWP.  Veterans’ preference will be given to eligible veterans and spouses of veterans.

Job Type: Full-time

Job Type: 
Regular
Job Listing Expiration: 
60 Days
Company Name: 
Lee County Mosquito Control District
Name of Contact Person: 
Jacquelyn Small
Contact Person's Phone: 
239-694-2174
City: 
Lehigh Acres
State/Province: 
FL
Country: 
United States
Contact Person's Email: 
small@lcmcd.org