District Supervisor

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City of Chesapeake
Chesapeake, VA, United States

Phone: 757-382-6492
Web Site: www.jobs.cityofchesapeake.net

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District Supervisor


Chesapeake, VA 



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Job Description:

The purpose of the position is to supervise staff and oversee the operations of the City’s Mosquito Control districts. The class is responsible for staff supervision, planning, training, budget, policy, and reporting. The class works within broad policy and organizational guidelines, plans and implements projects, and communicates progress or challenges through regular communication with the Director.

Based on departmental needs and job description.

Based on departmental needs and requirements.

Employees may be expected to work hours in excess of their normally scheduled hours in response to short-term department needs and/or City-wide emergencies.

Education and experience
Requires a bachelor’s degree in biology or environmental health with coursework in entomology and vector control, OR High School Diploma or GED with additional formal training or special courses in mosquito control / environmental sciences AND four years’ experience in mosquito control operations. 
Requires computer experience, a thorough working knowledge of Microsoft Suite, and advanced knowledge and experience in GPS, GIS, and electronic mapping.
Requires two years of experience in a supervisory capacity.
Special certifications and licenses
Must be 21 years of age; possess a valid driver’s license and a Division of Motor Vehicle report acceptable to the Commission’s insurance carrier and in compliance with the Commission’s driving standards.
Must be able to obtain a Virginia “Registered Technician” pesticide applicator certification within 1 month of hire, and “Certified Applicator” certification in “Category 8- Public Health” within 1 year of hire. Both certifications must be maintained throughout employment at the commission.