Looking for a position within public health where I can use my knowledge and experience and also grow within my career.
12 years of vector control knowledge and experience.
10+ years experience in code enforcement.
10+ years of public relations experience.
10+ years of writing detailed reports and organizing evidence for health, safety, and building code violations.
Great communication and people skills in all environments.
Certificate, Horticulture2002Diablo Valley College － Diablo Valley College, Ca
Pesticide application, mosquito, invertebrate and vertebrate control specialty2005State of California Public Health Department － Sacramento, Ca
Certificate, Real Estate Practice, Appraisal and Principles2007Real Estate Trainers Inc. － Sacramento, Ca
Certificate, Completion for Code Enforcement Officer Basic2009American River College/ Los Rios Community College District － Sacramento, Ca
Vector Control InspectorOct 2005 to Current Contra Costa Mosquito and Vector Control District － Concord, CaAs a Vector Control Inspector with 10+ years of experience I minimize the potential exposure of vector borne disease or illness to humans from contact with any infected hosts. I educate the public on current public health issues and conduct inspections on residential and commercial properties for violations of health, safety, and building codes. I write detailed inspection reports and issue those reports to the involved parties and prepare evidence for violation warnings, citation or abatement. I also conduct integrated pest management projects for the rat and mice populations within Contra Costa county.
Vector Control AideMar 2003 to Sep 2005 Contra Cost Mosquito and Vector Control District － Concord, CaAs a Vector Control Aide I conducted surveillance projects in marshes and wetland habitats for endangered species of plants and animals, located mosquito breeding sources, marked/ treated areas with larvacides by helicopter/all terrain vehicles or boats, conducted mosquito habitat inspections on public or commercial property and gathered data/evidence for mosquito abatements.
Building Material and Live Goods ReceiverJun 2001 to Feb 2003 Home Depot － Pittsburg, CaI kept inventory, ordered and stocked building materials, landscape materials, plants, trees, shrubs, landscape block and rock. Assisted customers with specific plant orders and all routine customer service questions.