Mosquito Control Technician II

Title: Mosquito Control Technician II

Salary: $14.91 hr

Open Until: UNTIL FILLED


MOSQUITO CONTROL TECHNICIAN II:  Conducts mosquito control activities including monitoring mosquito infested areas, preparing and collecting mosquito traps at strategically located habitats and application of public health insecticides with the safe handling of chemicals and operation of spray equipment. Also, records data accurately.

 

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:  

  • High school diploma or equivalent 
  • Vocational/technical training in mosquito control, pest control, chemical mixing and pesticide application
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds
  • Must be able to work independently
  • Must possess and maintain (or obtain within six months of hire date) valid South Carolina Certified Pesticide Applicators License (including Category 8-Public Health Control)
  • Must possess and maintain valid driver's license
  • Basic communication, comprehension and math skills required

 

All applicants tentatively selected for a position with Beaufort County Council will be required to submit to urinalysis to screen for the illegal use of drugs and to a background check prior to appointment. Employment is contingent upon clearing both the drug screening and background investigation.