Serve on a Board or Committee

You can make a difference!

You are invited to serve on a board or committee to share your skills, experience and ideas for the betterment of our community. Using the links below, apply online by March 18, 2018 to become a member of the Assessment Review Board, Building Community Advisory Committee, Community Living Advisory Committee, or the Strathcona Youth Justice Committee.

Interviews for the Assessment Review Board, Community Living Advisory Committee, and the Strathcona Youth Justice Committee will be held during business hours on April 3 and April 4, 2018. Interviews for the Building Community Advisory Committee will be held during business hours on April 9, 2018.
 

Board or Committee

Available Positions

Further Information

Online Application

Assessment Review Board

1

ARB Webpage

Apply here

Building Community Advisory Committee

8

BCAC Webpage

Apply here

Community Living Advisory Committee

1

CLAC Webpage

Apply here

Strathcona Youth Justice Committee

6

Call 780-464-8136

Apply here

Frequently asked questions

  • 1. How are members selected?

    The Recreation, Parks and Culture department is responsible for reviewing all applications and conducting candidate interviews for the Art Collection Advisory Committee and the Building Community Advisory Committee. This department appoints the most qualified individuals in accordance with the terms of reference for those committees. All candidates are contacted following the conclusion of the recruitment process.

    The Governance Advisory Committee is responsible for reviewing all applications and conducting candidate interviews for most other boards and committees. This Committee makes recommendations to County Council. Council appoints or recommends, as applicable, the most qualified individuals in accordance with the terms of reference of the boards and committees as well as the County’s Boards and Committees bylaw where applicable. All candidates are contacted following the conclusion of the recruitment process.

  • 2. What if I am not the successful applicant?

    Strathcona County appreciates the interest of all applicants. If you applied for a position but were not selected for an appointment, please note that all applications received will be kept until the start of the next recruitment period and will be considered throughout the ensuing year if vacancies arise.

  • 3. When are members selected?


    For the spring 2018 recruitment for certain boards and committees, members will be selected in April 2018.

    For positions beginning in 2019, online applications will be available in September 2018 and members will be selected in November 2018.


  • 4. Who Can Apply?

    In most cases, public members must be residents of Strathcona County unless otherwise stated in the board or committee’s terms of reference. If you are interested in applying, please review the specific board or committee’s mandate, eligibility requirements, and time commitment which can be viewed by selecting the board or committee from the List of Boards and Committees page.

    Strathcona County is looking for:

    • Individuals with a desire to give back to the community
      • Individuals with specific expertise relevant to the qualifications a specific board or committee may be looking for
    • Individuals with time available to commit to membership

Contact: Brenda Macdonald
Phone: 780-464-8136
email: boardsandcommittees@strathcona.ca

Last updated: Tuesday, February 20, 2018
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