Northwest NEWS

September 23, 2002


State Advisory Committee seeks members

The Director of the Department of Licensing (DOL) is seeking interested candidates to fill three vacancies for three-year terms on the On-Site Wastewater Treatment System Designer Licensing/Inspector Certification Advisory Committee of the Board of Registration for Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors. All members are eligible for re-appointment to one subsequent term.
   Interested candidates must meet the following qualifications:
   Have at least 7 years of continuous experience in on-site wastewater treatment systems immediately prior to appointment;
   Be a Washington state resident;
   Meet the minimum age requirements to hold a license under this new program;
   Be available to attend meetings/workshops in the Seattle or Olympia area about once a month.
   Committee members do not receive compensation but are reimbursed for all expenses associated with their work on the committee, such as travel, lodging and meals.
   Members of the committee will be appointed by the Director and will advise both DOL and the Engineers Board in developing examinations, practice standards, rules and regulations, and other administrative procedures.
   Please submit a letter of interest and qualifications by mail, fax or email by September 30, 2002 to: Joe Vincent, Jr., Manager, On-Site Program, PO Box 9649, Olympia, Washington 98507-9649
   Fax: (360) 664-2551; Email: