Entomologist-New York

Agency
Suffolk County Department of Health Services
Location
Yaphank, NY
Job Category
Full time Positions
Salary
begins at $56.750
Last Date to Apply
05/01/2019
Website
https://www.suffolkcountyny.gov/Departments/Health-Services/Public-Health/Preventive-Services/Arthropod-borne-Diseases
Description
The Arthropod-Borne Disease Laboratory (ABDL) in Yaphank, NY conducts countywide surveillance of arthropod-borne pathogens. The ABDL is seeking an entomologist to assist with various lab functions including the expansion of a tick surveillance program. The successful applicant will be required to conduct field work for tick collections and molecular laboratory analysis for tick-borne pathogens. Experience in molecular biology is preferred. Please visit Suffolk County Civil Service: https://www.suffolkcountyny.gov/Departments/Civil-Service to learn more about this position and how to apply. Scroll down to the Job Opportunities section and look for the Entomologist posting. Salary begins at $56,750 with employee benefits. For more information, please contact Dr. Scott Campbell (scott.campbell@suffolkcountyny.gov), Arthropod-Borne Disease Laboratory, Suffolk County Department of Health Services, Yaphank, NY.
Qualifications
EITHER: a) Graduation from a college with federally authorized accreditation or registration by NY State with a Master’s Degree in Biology, and one (1) year of experience in the field of research on the biology and control of nuisance insects; or, b) Graduation from a college with federally authorized accreditation or registration by NY State with a Bachelor’s Degree, and three (3) years of experience in the field of research on the biology and control of nuisance insects. Please send resume and cover letter to Jo-Anne Taormina at sc.personnel@suffolkcountyny.gov Suffolk County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Contact Person
Jo-Anne Taormina
Contact eMail
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