Current Openings

Volunteering on a board or commission is not only a great way to get involved in county government, but also a wonderful opportunity to work alongside other passionate individuals like yourself. Please take some time to review our current board openings below, and we hope you find an opening that interests you.

Boards and Commissions

Please see openings listed below and click the link below to apply.

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Board of Public Health

Openings - There  is one (1) opening on this board. A resident who lives in the School District Boundary 4, which includes towns of Kersey, Gill, Barnesville, Evans and Greeley east of 14th Avenue.

Duties/responsibilities Conducts hearings and considers bio-solid and septage applications and On-Site Wastewater Treatment System Variances.  Receives reports from the Health Department Executive Director and staff on programs and health issue affecting Weld County residents.

Qualifications needed – Any background is acceptable. Anyone with an interest in Public and Environmental Health is encouraged to apply.

Time commitment – One to two hours per month; the board meets the fourth Tuesday of every month at 9 a.m. There is no meeting in December.

Building Trades Advisory Committee

Openings - There are four (4) openings on this committee. One (1) for each area listed: Representative of the Weld County Builders Association, representative for the Home Builder's Association of Colorado, Large Independent General Contractor and Heating Contractor. 

Duties/responsibilities - Reviews proposed changes to Chapter 29, Building Regulations, and make recommendations to Building Division and Board of County Commissioners. The board reviews complaints relating to the administration and enforcement of Building Code Regulations and serves as a communication link between the county and the construction industry.

Qualifications needed – Background in the construction industry or building trades professionals.

Time commitment – Four hours annually; the board meets the third Thursday in April and October at 5:30 p.m.

Questions? For those wanting more information about this board, please contact Robert Adriaens, (970) 400-3533, radriaens@weldgov.com.

Extension Advisory Council

Openings - There is one (1) opening for someone with crop science background.

Duties/responsibilities - Advises CSU/Weld County Extension regarding their program efforts and budget decisions. Provides participation in the planning, implementation and evaluation of Extension programs including: 4-H Youth Development, Livestock, Horticulture, Agriculture, Family & Consumer Sciences, and Nutrition Education. Serves as a communication link between legislators, commissioners and residents.

Qualifications needed - Experience needed varies on position(s) available. For 4-H related positions, the ideal candidate would be someone with experience in youth development. For crop sciences and agriculture positions, a background in agriculture is necessary.

Time commitment – The council meets bi-monthly at Noon.

Questions? For those wanting more information about the council, please contact Hannah Swanbom, (970) 400-2075, hswanbom@weldgov.com.

Planning Commission

Openings - There is one (1) opening for a resident who lives in the School District Boundary 3, which includes Evans and Greeley west of 14th Avenue.

Duties/responsibilities - Conducts hearings and advises County Commissioners regarding land-use planning, zoning administration, and subdivision development within the county. Reviews and makes recommendations on land-use applications and amendments to policies and regulations.

Qualifications needed – Open to residents of all backgrounds. A background in land-use, planning, real estate or building is helpful, but not required. Each member shall reside within the geographic area for which they are appointed at the time of appointment and during their term.

Time commitment -  The commission meets on the first and third Tuesday of the month at 12:30 p.m.

Questions?  For those wanting more information about this commission, please contact Kristine Ranslem, (970) 400-3519, kranslem@weldgov.com

 

Weld County Building Code Board of Appeals

Opening - There is one (1) opening for someone in electrical, plumbing, mechanical, heating trade.

Duties/responsibilities - Determine the suitability of alternate materials and methods of construction. Interprets provisions of the Weld County Building Code but has no authority to waive requirements of the code.

Qualifications needed – Experienced or training in construction industry as a building trades professional.

 Time Commitment – The board meets when called.

Questions? For those wanting more information about this board, please contact Robert Adriaens, (970) 400-3533, radriaens@weldgov.com.

Weld County Fair Board

Openings - There is one (1) opening on the Fair Board.

Duties/responsibilities - This seven (7) member board oversees the Weld County Fair, held the last full week of July, by setting policy and overseeing volunteer committees associate with the fair.  The Board will work closely with the Weld County Extension and FFA programs.  Board members may attend events during the fair and serve as volunteers to help put the fair on.

Qualifications needed – An interest in helping better the Weld County Fair. If you’re excited about working with agriculture and livestock while helping talented youth and adults in Weld County have a unique fair experience, then bring that enthusiasm to the Fair Board!

Time commitment – Two to three hours per month; the board meets on the first Monday of every month at 6 p.m. Time during fair week varies depending on the availability of the individual board member.

Questions?  For those wanting more information about this board, please contact Jenette Masarie, (970) 400-2069, jmasarie@weldgov.com

 

Workforce Development Board

Openings - There are two (2) opening for a Business Representative on this board.

Duties/responsibilities - This board is business-led with a majority of its members representing the private sector and other members representing organized labor, community-based organizations, education, economic development organizations, other state agencies and individuals with disabilities. The WDB is charged with identifying regional workforce needs, developing and implementing systems in response and providing overall direction for Employment Services of Weld County.

Qualifications needed:

A Business Representative of Accommodation/Hospitality or Food Service.  Must be a business owner, chief executive or operations officer of a business, or other business executives or employers with optimum policymaking or hiring authority.

Time commitment – Up to four hours per month.  General meetings take place in-person on the second Tuesday of every other month at 11:45 a.m. Additional engagement opportunities are offered throughout the year.  Two subcommittees meet in-person, six times per year. Participation on subcommittees is highly encouraged.  

Questions? For those wanting more information about the board, please contact Cece Majchrowski (970) 400-6756, cmajchrowski@weldgov.com