December 10, 2013 > Advisory Council Member position available
Advisory Council Member position available
Submitted By Judy Yu
The Bay Area Air Quality Management District (Air District) is currently seeking to appoint an Advisory Council Member in the Conservation Organization category. There are two vacancies.
The Air District is a regional government agency, committed to achieving clean air to protect the public's health and the environment. The Air District accomplishes this goal through regulation of industrial facilities and various outreach and incentive programs designed to encourage clean air choices. The Air District's jurisdiction encompasses all of seven counties - Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara and Napa, and portions of two others - southwestern Solano and southern Sonoma.
The Air DistrictÕs Advisory Council consists of 20 members who live in the Bay Area and bring a variety of backgrounds and areas of expertise to discussions and recommendations for addressing air quality issues.
The purpose of the Advisory Council is to advise and consult with the Board of Directors and the Air Pollution Control Officer on issues related to air pollution emissions control, health and the environment. This includes studying and making recommendations on specific matters referred to the Advisory Council from the Board of Directors or the Air Pollution Control Officer, including the technical, social, economic, environmental and fiscal aspects of matters being addressed by the Air District. The Council also may identify areas of interest for exploration and study.
To apply online or for more information, please visit our website at www.baaqmd.gov/jobs. The application deadline is Thursday, December 12, 2013. If you have further questions call (415) 749-4626.