Seasonal Employment Opportunities
All positions start at $15/hr
( Positions Available: Wheeling - 18, Bartlett - 20, Elk Grove - 15 )
Field Technicians protect the public’s health by inspecting standing water for mosquito larvae and treating the water as required. During heavy mosquito outbreaks employees may be required to work additional hours to control mosquito larvae and the biting adults. No experience is required.
( 3 positions available )
Lab Technician's perform collection and identification of Mosquitoes in our district. Using 3 different methods of collections (BG Sentinel, Gravid, and NJ Light). Lab Technicians also test mosquitoes for mosquito-borne diseases, like West Nile Virus.
Radio Dispatch/Data Entry
( 1 positions available )
The focus of this job is the entry of all hard copy data, (Field reports, time sheets, service calls, etc.). Radio operation duty requires the employee to maintain communications with Field Trucks, record vehicle locations and treatments. No experience required.
Criteria for Seasonal Employment
At least 18 years of age
Must possess a valid Driver's License
Pass the Illinois Department of Agriculture General Standards Exam with a score of 70% or above. Study materials will be supplied. The District will pay all testing and licensing fees AND you'll be paid for your time to take the exam!
Meet additional District requirements outlined on the job application and explained in detail during the interview process
Monday–Friday: 7:00am to 3:30pm
Interested applicants look below for application information.
Email to: email@example.com
Fax to: 847-537-2583
Once an application is processed, qualified applicants will be contacted to complete an in-person interview at the Wheeling facility location
The Northwest Mosquito Abatement is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identification, national origin, or disability status.
Contact our Chief of Field Operations John Blankenberg at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any additional question about the position.
Application for Seasonal Employment
There are two ways to apply for a seasonal position with Northwest Mosquito Abatement District.
Download either the Word or PDF document linked, fill it out, and follow the return directions above.
Fill out the online application below.