Employment Opportunities

2021 Seasonal Employment

Job Title:                         Vector control technician

Opening Date:                 18 January 2021

Closing Date:                  12 March 2021

Openings:                        We are looking to fill approximately 23 seasonal vector control technician positions in 2021

Starting wages:              $12.50 – $15.00 per hour

Hours:                              7:00 am – 3:30 pm (+/- 30 minutes based on job assignment), Monday –Friday

Term:                               Start dates: April 5, April 26, May 3, or June 7

                                         End date: not later than 30 September 2021; preferably not earlier than 20 August 2021


Our mission is to safeguard the health, welfare and comfort of the public by controlling mosquitoes and black flies, with an emphasis on safety, high standards, environmental awareness, cost efficiency, responsibility and leadership.

Examples of Duties

  • Conduct outdoor field work inspecting and treating potential mosquito production sites with pesticide either from a bicycle or using handheld or backpack mounted equipment.
  • Deploy and retrieve mosquito surveillance traps
  • Provide information about mosquitoes and mosquito control and avoidance, and mosquito borne diseases to members of the public
  • Office and laboratory functions


  • Valid driver’s license
  • At least 17 years old
  • Able to effectively communicate in English


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South Salt Lake Valley Mosquito Abatement District is an equal opportunity employer.