Control Operator

Yakima County Mosquito Control   Yakima, WA   Full-time     Manufacturing / Production / Operations
Posted on May 8, 2022

Mosquito Control

“The Yakima County Mosquito Control is now accepting applications for a seasonal employment position. The following position pays $17.50 per hour. All applicants must be 18 years of age with a high school diploma or equivalent, and must be safety minded and possess the ability to work independently and cooperatively with other employees and the public. In addition, employees must acquire the appropriate pesticide applicators license within two attempts.  

Position available:  

Control Operator Duties include, but are not limited to operating a District owned vehicle and other specialized equipment, accurately interpreting and understanding pesticide labels, applying pesticides, detailed record-keeping, trail maintenance, field surveillance and walking over uneven sloping terrain while carrying backpack spray equipment in excess of 30 pounds. Additional duties may be involved. This position may require evening or night work. 

We are an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, gender, age, veteran status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status or disability (in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act) with respect to employment opportunities.