Author Archives: Thomas Smith

Open Positions in Mid Atlantic Region

The following job positions have been posted.

Prince William County Mosquito and Forest Pest Management Branch (in Northern Virginia) is accepting applications for a vacant Specialist I position.  Duties are conducted in the field performing mosquito surveillance and larviciding, gypsy moth egg mass surveys, fall cankerworm surveillance, and surveys for other forest pests.

Please forward any questions related to the Virginia position to me or Eli Hosen (

The Delaware Mosquito Control Section has recently posted an Environmental Scientist IV Tick Biologist position. This position will develop and implement a statewide Tick Control Integrated Pest Management strategy.

Job posting can be found here:

2018 Pennsylvania Vector Control Association Annual Conference

The 2018 Annual Conference will be held Wednesday, October 24th through Friday, October 26th.  Location is the new Wyndham Garden Hotel, 310 Elks Club Road, Boalsburg, PA 16827.

Registration Information:

2018 PVCA Conference Notice with exhibitor info


2018 registration form

2018 Bowling

We look forward to seeing you there!

Registration Open for AMCA Annual Washington Conference

This year, May 14-16, 2018 will be the American Mosquito Control Association’s 20th Annual Washington Conference.  More details can be found here.

If you have not attended before be sure to apply for the Central Life Sciences Fellowships Travel Stipends.

Deer Biologist Position for State of Delaware

Position oversees Delaware’s deer management program through research and monitoring programs; provides recommendations to farmers and communities experiencing negative impacts from deer, conveys research findings through reports, presentations, and technical advice; and represents the Division on various state/regional committees.

Environmental Scientist III – Deer Biologist

Mosquito and Forest Pest Management Branch Chief Position in Prince William County, Virginia

Mosquito and Forest Pest Management Branch Chief


Open Positions in Shelby County Tennessee

There are two positions currently opened at Shelby County Vector Control, Entomologist and Supervisor B that oversees rodent control.

Entomologist – VECTOR CONTROL (Health Services)

Supervisor B – VECTOR CONTROL (Health Services)


PA Department of Agriculture Hiring Seasonal Surveyors

The PA Department of Agriculture Entomology Program is hiring seasonal surveyors to work March 26th to October 26, 2018 in all regions.  Positions will only be posted for one week.

Forest Insect Pest Aide 1 – Region 1

Forest Insect Pest Aide 1 – Region 3

Forest Insect Pest Aide 1 – Region 4

Forest Insect Pest Aide 1 – Region 5

Forest Insect Pest Aide 1 – Region 6