PUBLIC NOTICE-BOARD VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENTS

Carbon County is currently seeking applications to fill vacancies on the following boards and committees for terms beginning January 1, 2019:

The Board of County Commissioners appoints members to a number of boards and committees which advise and assist governing County programs.  Serving on an appointed board or committee is a great way to participate in decisions that affect you and to learn more about how local government works.

Volunteer boards and committees play a variety of important roles and are designed to encourage citizen participation in government, provide representation of different interests and viewpoints, and to take advantage of specialized skills, expertise and experience among persons generally employed in areas other than government.

These various boards also advise the County Commissioners on service priorities, how to distribute available resources, and how to improve collaboration with the communities within the County.

• CARBON COUNTY WEED BOARD

Number of Vacancies: One

Position: Regular

Terms: Four (4) year term

The Utah Noxious Weed Act provides that each county have a weed control board that is responsible for the control of noxious weeds and whose members are appointed by the county legislative body consisting of not less than three nor more than five members of whom shall be farmers or ranchers whose primary income is derived from the production of agriculture.

• CARBON COUNTY CAREER SERVICE COUNCIL

Number of Vacancies: One

Positions: One Alternate

Term: One year term

This five-member bipartisan board, mandated by state law, consists of three regular members and two alternate members.  Meetings are held on an as-needed basis to hear appeals not resolved at lower levels in cases of career service county employees that have been suspended, transferred, demoted, or dismissed as well as in cases of other grievances not resolved by the grievance process at the county and/or departmental level.

• HOUSING AUTHORITY OF CARBON COUNTY

Number of Vacancies: One

Terms: Four (4) year term

This board meets every other month and its main responsibilities are to create policies for financial management and approve budgets, hire an auditor to audit financial records, write the agency’s long-range plan, approve departmental budgets, set broad personnel policies, and monitor routine monthly expenditures.     

               

• PLANNING COMMISSION

Number of Vacancies: Two (2)

Terms: Four (4) year term

This is a seven member board that is appointed by the Board of Commissioners and meets monthly to approve land use applications and recommend zoning ordinances and maps, subdivision regulations, amendments to same, requests for conditional use permits, etc. to the County Commission.

• RECREATION TRANSPORTATION SPECIAL SERVICE DISTRICT

Number of Vacancies: Two

Terms: Four (4) year term

This board meets every month and its main responsibilities are to create policies for financial management and approve budgets, hire an auditor to audit financial records, write the agency’s long-range plan, approve departmental budgets, set broad personnel policies, and monitor routine monthly expenditures.  Applicant’s primary residence must be in the approved unincorporated areas within Carbon County Utah                

• SCOFIELD RESERVOIR SPECIAL SERVICE DISTRICT

Number of Vacancies: Two (2)

Terms: Four (4) year term

This six member board meets quarterly and is responsible for the operation of the sewer systems in the subdivisions/campsites surrounding the reservoir. The applicant’s must be a cabin owner in the Bolotas or Campsite subdivision.

• SHERIFF’S MERIT BOARD

Number of Vacancies: One (1) Regular

Terms: Six (6) year terms.

This will be a six year term and meetings are held as needed.  Members must be citizens of Carbon County for not less than five years and hold no other office or county employment.  For diversity, not more than two members shall be affiliated with or members of the same political party.

• WATER CONSERVANCY

Number of Vacancies: Two (2)

Division 2

Division 3

Terms: Four (4) year terms

This board meets quarterly and members reside in their respective divisions. This vacancy is for the following division:

Division 2: All that portion of the proposed district situate in Carbon County, Utah, within Township 13 South, Ranges 9 and 10 East of the Salt Lake Meridian, described as follows: Beginning at the Northeast corner of Section 12, Range 9 East, and running thence West to the Southwest corner of the Southeast quarter of the Southeast quarter of Section 2, Range 9 East; thence North to the Northwest corner of Lot 1 of Section 2, Range 9 East; thence West to the Northwest Corner of Lot 2 of Section 3, Range 9 East, thence South to the Southeast corner of the Southeast quarter of the Southwest quarter of Section 15, Range 9 East; thence west to the Northwest corner of Section 19, Range 9 East; thence South to the Southwest corner of Section 31, Range 9 East; thence East to the Southeast corner of Section 32, Rang 10 East; thence North to the Northeast corner of Section 8, Range 10 East; thence West to the point of beginning.

Division 3: All that portion of the proposed district 3, situated in township 14 south.  Range 7-17 East inclusive of the Salt Lake Meridian, within the legal boundaries of Carbon County, State of Utah.

• BOARD OF HEALTH

Number of Vacancies: One (1)

Terms: Three (3) year term

This board meets quarterly in different communities within Carbon, Emery & Grand counties. Member must reside in Carbon County and a majority may not…

• Be primarily engaged in providing health care to individuals or in the administration of facilities or institutions in which health care is provided.

• Hold fiduciary position or have a fiduciary interest in any entity involved in the provision of health care.

• Receive either directly or through a spouse more than 1/10 of the member’s gross income from any entity or activity relating to health care; and be members of one type of business or profession.

If you are interested in serving Carbon County and would like to be considered for appointment to fill one of the vacancies, please complete and submit the application form that is available on Carbon County website at https://www.carbon.utah.gov/Administration/Boards or from the Commission Secretary by emailing commissionsecretary@carbon.utah.gov .  If you have any questions or would like more information concerning these positions, please feel free to contact the Commission office at 435-636-3226.

Applications are due November 19, 2018. Appointments will take place on November 20, 2018 at a specially scheduled commission meeting. 

Published in the ETV Newspaper on October 31, 2018 and November 7 and 14, 2018.

 

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