Shuswap Watershed Council invites applications for Community Representative positions
Applications accepted through February 18, 2022
Would you like to become involved in the Shuswap Watershed Council (SWC)? The SWC is inviting residents of the Shuswap to apply to join the SWC membership as a Community Representative.
Up to four Community Representative positions are available, for up to three-year terms commencing on April 1, 2022.
As a Community Representative on the SWC, you will work with other SWC members and staff to provide direction to the delivery of the SWC’s programs for water quality, safe boating and recreation, aquatic invasive species prevention, public engagement and communications, and advocacy, as set out in the Strategic Plan for 2021-2026.
What Community Representatives Will Contribute to SWC's Work
Community Representatives are expected to contribute to the SWC in the following ways:
Preference will be given to applicants who:
One of the key roles of a Community Representative will be to facilitate a two-way information exchange between the SWC and the Shuswap community: relaying the decisions and activities of the SWC out to the community and communicating community input to the SWC for consideration.
Interested? Learn More about SWC.
For more information about the role and expectations of Community Representatives and of the Shuswap Watershed Council, applicants should review the following:
How to Apply
Ready to apply? Please download, complete and save this fillable PDF form using Adobe Acrobat Reader* to express your interest in becoming a Community Representative:
* If you do not have Adobe Reader on your computer, it is free and downloadable from the Adobe site.
Send your completed form to the SWC Program Manager, care of the Fraser Basin Council in Kamloops, by February 18, 2022:
Shuswap Watershed Council
By email (preferred): (Quote “SWC Expression of Interest” in subject line), or
By mail: 200A – 1383 McGill Road, Kamloops, BC V2C 6K7.
If you would prefer a Word version of the Expression of Interest form, please request one from Erin .
Thank you to all applicants for your interest!
Short-listed candidates will be invited to the March 9 SWC meeting so that