WV Job Announcement – Entomologist

WV Department of Health and Human Resources, Division of Infectious Disease Epidemiology:  As Public Health Entomologist, this position is responsible for developing and maintaining surveillance for vectors (insects and ticks) of arthropod-borne diseases.  This position is also responsible for providing expert advice and consultation to local health departments and state agencies on identifying and controlling the vectors of arthropod-borne diseases in West Virginia, including appropriate use of pesticides and repellents.  Periodic travel to regional or national scientific meetings for entomology and epidemiology is expected.  Knowledge of arthropod vectors and methods of control and public health principles is required.  See West Virginia Division of Personnel online posting for complete information.   Apply online at: http://www.state.wv.us/admin/personnel

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