SUMMER JOBS IN
& PUBLIC HEALTH
Laboratory/Surveillance and Field
Most positions are seasonal lasting from May through August.
flexible with regard to student's schedules)
Colorado Mosquito Control is a state-wide municipal
mosquito control and vector-borne disease surveillance contractor. Most field
technician jobs are located along the Front Range in the Boulder/Denver, Weld
Ft. Collins/Loveland areas. Other
areas include Gunnison, Cortez, and Glenwood Springs.
Operate a trap network designed to monitor and identify mosquito pest & disease
covering numerous contracted communities. Duties will include trap setup,
retrieval, mosquito identification and technical reporting.
Field Technicians work on one or more large scale county/municipal mosquito
control programs operated by Colorado Mosquito Control. Primary duties include
field sampling of wetland habitats, site treatment using Integrated
Pest Management methods to control larval mosquito populations, and accurate
reporting of daily activities.
Complete class room and field training will be
provided for all positions. Previous employees have gone on to work at CDC - Ft. Collins &
Atlanta, State Health Departments, Mosquito Control Districts and other related
professions. Hours are generally 4-10's either Mon-Thurs 7am to 5:30pm or
Tue-Fri 7am to 5:30pm. A company
vehicle will be furnished while on the job.
Individuals must be at least 18 years of age, posses a
valid driver's license, and have a good driving record. Driving records will be
checked. Also, must have reliable transportation to and from work, be in good
physical condition (able to lift 50 lbs.), and have the ability to work
independently with minimal direct supervision. Internship positions may be available.
No specialized education or experience is required. However,
individuals with Biology, Entomology, Public Health, insect identification,
and field sampling experience are
Base rate is $10.00/hour, higher with background or experience.
For Metro Denver/Boulder, Weld, Mountain & West Slope Counties Contact
Rob Kozar at (303)
428-5908, FAX (866) 929-1204, E-mail: email@example.com or
send resumes to Colorado Mosquito Control 7000
North Broadway, Suite 108 Denver, CO 80221.
For Fort Collins/Loveland Contact Broox Boze at (970) 962-2583, FAX (970)
E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org or send resumes to Colorado Mosquito Control
318 North Garfield Ave. Loveland, CO 80537.