BAY AREA AIR QUALITY MANAGEMENT DISTRICT
invites applications for the position of:
CLOSING DATE: 04/06/18 05:00 PM
The Bay Area Air Quality Management District (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.
ABOUT THE ADVISORY COUNCIL
The purpose of the Advisory Council is to advise and consult with the Board of Directors and the Air Pollution Control Officer (APCO) on issues related to air pollution emissions control and the environment. This may include studying and making recommendations on specific matters referred to the Advisory Council from the Board of Directors or the APCO, including the technical, social, economic and environmental aspects of matters being addressed by the Air District. The Council also may identify areas of interest for exploration and study. The Advisory Council consists of seven members who are experienced in the fields of air pollution, climate change, or the health impacts of air pollution.
EXAMPLES OF DUTIES FOR THIS POSITION:
These are volunteer position. There is no salary. Members of the Advisory Council are reimbursed for actual and necessary expenses incurred by them in attending meetings of the Advisory Council and meetings and public hearings conducted by the Board of Directors.
Advisory Council members serve a term of two years and may be reappointed to a maximum of twelve consecutive years. Meetings of the Advisory Council are held at least four (4) times per year. The Council meets at the Air District's offices at 375 Beale Street Suite 600 in San Francisco.
The applicants for the Advisory Council are skilled and experienced in the fields of air pollution, climate change, or the health impacts of air pollution. Members shall be selected to include a diversity of perspectives, expertise, and backgrounds.