Job Opportunity: Mosquito-borne Disease Control Technician (Seasonal Full Time)

Jan 24, 2024 | Job Opportunities, News

Job Summary:

The Mosquito-borne Disease Control Technician will assist with the implementation of the mosquito-borne disease control and Integrated Mosquito Management (IMM) throughout a five-county area; specifically, Northumberland, Columbia, Montour, Snyder, and Union counties (five-county area). Key duties include fieldwork, data collection and entry, mosquito-borne disease control activities, and coordination with the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (PA DEP) staff.

This position is seasonal (April through the end of September. A full job description is available in the downloadable Job Announcement.

Deadline for resumes and cover letters is March 22, 2024.


Must be able to pass the PA Child Abuse History Clearance (Act 151), PA State Police Criminal Background Check, and Fingerprinting immediately upon hiring and every 4 years. Must be able to pass the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture’s Pesticide Applicator Certification Test and maintain certification. Must have a clean driving record. A valid Pennsylvania driver’s license is required. A Bachelor’s degree in environmental sciences, entomology, biology, or related fields preferred, but not necessary; related experience; and knowledge of GIS preferred, but not necessary.


Location: Northumberland County Conservation District
Benefit Eligible: No

Ready To Apply?

Deadline for resumes and cover letters is March 22, 2024.

 All inquiries, resumes and cover letters should be submitted via email to No phone inquiries will be accepted.