Vacancies on Oak Bay Public Art Committee and Oak Bay Tourism

November 14, 2017

Oak Bay Municipal Council welcomes expressions of interest from residents who wish to volunteer their time as members of the following Council appointed boards and committees, for which upcoming vacancies are anticipated.

Appointments are typically for terms of two years each and may be renewed for additional terms.

PUBLIC ART COMMITTEE

The Public Art Committee is looking for two additional committee members. Specifically, the Committee has current vacancies for:

  • a young person such as a post-secondary student or young professional with an interest in developing arts in the community, and
  • a local business person to connect with commercial side of the community.

Both committee members will work on aspects of the present ArtsAlive Oak Bay projects such as the Sculpture Walk, the summer Art Pianos, Acorn Arts Award, and the Oak Bay Arts and Culture Week in August of each year, as well as any new initiatives.   

The Terms of Reference for the Public Art Committee are available here.

OAK BAY TOURISM

Oak Bay Tourism is a body comprised of at least eight persons who are responsible for developing projects and programs related to tourism marketing within the Municipality.  Funding for the activities of this committee is provided by means of a Hotel tax authorized by the Province of British Columbia.

Desirable qualifications for the Committee include experience with finance, accounting, and/or marketing. More information is available for Oak Bay Tourism here.

APPLICATION PROCESS

Residents interested in serving on the above noted boards and committees are invited to complete the application form (also available in hard copy at the Corporate Services Department, 2167 Oak Bay Avenue), accompanied by any pertinent information that may assist Council in making the appointments, such as a resume or a letter of interest.

Completed application packages must be submitted by email or by hard copy to the undersigned by noon on Friday, November 24, 2017.

Attention: Maura Jones, Deputy Director of Corporate Services
District of Oak Bay
2167 Oak Bay Avenue,
Victoria, BC V8R 1G2

Thank you for your interest.