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Acuity International

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COVID Notification:

Candidates selected for a position must provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination or have an approved reasonable accommodation request on file for a medical condition or sincerely held religious belief that prevents them from complying with Acuity’s mandatory COVID-19 vaccination requirement.

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Location

Balad, Iraq

USN

JOB OVERVIEW:

  • This is a field lead position located at Martyr BG Ali Flaih Air Base (formerly known as Balad Air Base) Iraq.
  • Under general supervision performs and/or coordinates vector control services, to include all pest control services, feral animal trapping, bird mitigation, etc., for the base areas included on the MFL (master facility list) and PWS.
  • Supports the development and implementation of an effective IPM (integrated pest management) program.
  • Related functions involve education of base personnel about sanitation, exclusion, harborage areas, and associated conducive conditions related to vector control pests.
  • Ensures that pesticides utilized in vector control operations are transported, stored and used in compliance with IPMP (integrated pest management plan) requirements, and label/SDS requirements.
  • Conducts, coordinates, and participates in feral animal trapping/capture mission according to established humane animal handling standards.

QUALIFICATIONS & CERTIFICATIONS:

  • Current (not expired) US state commercial certification, or DOD certification to apply pesticides with at least one year of eligibility remaining before renewal is due.
  • All required CEUs and trainings must be current, and applicant must be eligible for renewal according to the terms of the particular certification.
  • Valid US state driver’s license and international driving permit (IDP) is required.

ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Performs pest and vector control field services as required.
  • Responsible for the daily field training of local national staff.
  • Responsible for performing IPM inspections and completing assigned paperwork.
  • Ensures all pesticide usages meet requirements per IPM, and as laid out in the PWS and IPMP, and is applied according to label instructions.
  • Responsible for maintaining a safe workplace and ensuring that safety is the highest priority in the workplace.
  • Implement/follow a safety plan and provide instructions for the proper use and wearing of personal protective equipment (PPE).
  • Responsible for facility custodianship of vector and pest control work area and management of tools, equipment, and spare parts.
  • Assists in developing/updating the integrated pest management plan (IPMP) when requested.
  • Maintains effective, timely and respectful communication and interaction with other employees, supervisors, managers, and supports other organizations.
  • May perform other administrative tasks including service order requests, 1532-1, material ordering, inventory, and work scheduling.
  • Collects, analyzes, and summarizes data for report preparation and submits written reports.
  • Must be able to take initiative to analyze a situation and to make frequent technical decisions based on specifications, and safety guidelines.
  • Performs other duties and projects as assigned.
  • Night work may be required.
  • The employee will be exposed to high, precarious places, extreme heat, and austere conditions. Most work will be outdoors, exposed to the environment.

SKILLS, ABILITIES AND YEARS OF EXPERIENCE:

  • Minimum of three to five years of verifiable pesticide application experience is required.
  • Prior lead experience of other personnel in pest control/vector control is required.
  • Prior feral animal trapping/animal control experience is required.
  • Prior experience controlling and or handling venomous arthropods and snakes is required.
  • Knowledge of all principles and processes involved in IPM, vector and pest control functions.
  • Knowledge of principles and processes for providing excellent customer services.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment that requires handling multiple tasks at a given time and rapidly adapting to changing priorities and schedules.
  • Cross-cultural sensitivity with an international perspective.
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills.
  • Ability to become an active and functioning member of a multi-cultural team.
  • Must have the ability to be innovative.
  • Expert communication skills to facilitate and disseminate information.
  • Initiative and problem-solving competencies required.
  • Good computer, research, interpersonal, oral and written communication skills required.
  • Ability to use Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint at average intermediate skill levels.

Job Requirements

  • Minimum of three to five years of verifiable pesticide application experience is required.
  • Prior lead experience of other personnel in pest control/vector control is required.
  • Prior feral animal trapping/animal control experience is required.
  • Prior experience controlling and or handling venomous arthropods and snakes is required.
  • Knowledge of all principles and processes involved in IPM, vector and pest control functions.
  • Knowledge of principles and processes for providing excellent customer services.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment that requires handling multiple tasks at a given time and rapidly adapting to changing priorities and schedules.
  • Cross-cultural sensitivity with an international perspective.
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills.
  • Ability to become an active and functioning member of a multi-cultural team.
  • Must have the ability to be innovative.
  • Expert communication skills to facilitate and disseminate information.
  • Initiative and problem-solving competencies required.
  • Good computer, research, interpersonal, oral and written communication skills required.
  • Ability to use Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint at average intermediate skill levels.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to develop effective working relationships.
  • Excellent organization skills
  • Proven ability to work both collaboratively and autonomously
  • Strong initiative
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office
  • Communicates effectively in writing, on the telephone and in person with staff, clients and members of the public
  • Detail orientated, with experience in managing multiple activities

Physical Requirements

  • Night work may be required.
  • The employee will be exposed to high, precarious places, extreme heat, and austere conditions. Most work will be outdoors, exposed to the environment.

Acuity International is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

For OFCCP compliance, the taxable entity associated with this job posting is:

Sallyport Global Holdings

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