Apply for an Advisory Board

Advisory Board positions are advertised as openings become available. 

To apply for an opening, download the Advisory Board application form. Complete the form and return it by email, fax or mail.

  Email to: advisoryboards@mymanatee.org

  Fax to: (941) 745-3790

  Mail to:
Board of County Commissioners
ATTN: Advisory Boards
1112 Manatee Avenue West, Suite 902
Bradenton, FL 34205

Download Application Form

If you have questions about the application process please call the Advisory Board liaison for that specific board.

 

Current Advisory Board Opportunities

Construction Trades Board - Three Seats

Construction Trades Board

Applications are being accepted for three seats on the Construction Trades Board, a volunteer panel that regulates and licenses local contractors.  Applications are due by October 17, 2018.

The Construction Trades Board also disciplines contractors who violate local codes, state statutes or Florida Building Code provisions pertaining to licensed contractors. The board also may suspend or revoke contractor licenses and impose monetary fines.

Eligibility

Applicants are being sought for the following seats:
  • Certified commercial swimming pool contractor with at least five years of experience in the construction trade, who also holds an active license as a Certified General Contractor with Department of Business and Professional Regulation or who is registered with an active Certificate of Competency license in Manatee County. Applicants must reside or have a business located in unincorporated Manatee County
  • Local contractor with at least five years of experience in the construction trade, who also holds an active license as a Certified General Contractor with Department of Business and Professional Regulation or who is registered with an active Certificate of Competency license in Manatee County. Applicants must reside or have a business located in unincorporated Manatee County.
  • Consumer representative, available to any Manatee County resident who is not, and has never been, a member or practitioner of a profession regulated by the board or a member of any closely related profession.


Commitment

The group meets on the second and fourth Wednesday of each month at 3 p.m. in the First Floor Chambers of Manatee County Administrative Building, 1112 Manatee Ave West, Bradenton. 

Contact

Cindi Blake or Deanna Ward
(941) 748-4501, ext. 3800
cindi.blake@mymanatee.org or deanna.ward@mymanatee.org.

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