Current Vacancies

Current Vacancies

Vacancies are established when terms expire or when an incumbent leaves the position prior to term expiration. Incumbents may re-apply when their terms expire. Vacancies have or will occur on the following commissions and/or committees:

Concord/Pleasant Hill Health Care District Grant Committee

The Concord/Pleasant Hill Health Care District Grant Committee was established to review grant applications and to make recommendations to the District’s Board of Directors (the Concord City Council) for granting of tax revenue dollars annually received by the District. The representative must be a resident of Pleasant Hill with an interest in understanding the opportunities provided by organizations seeking funding to serve the community. A background in interpreting business plans and financial statements is desirable. The committee meets in Concord as needed based on grant cycles. One vacancy: four-year term July 2022 through June 2026. 

Notice of Vacancy
Concord/Pleasant Hill Health Care District Webpage
Commission-Committee Application

Education Commission

The mission of the Commission is to advocate for quality public education in Pleasant Hill. The commission advises the City Council and acts as a conduit between the City and the Mount Diablo Unified School District. Candidates must reside in either Valley View or Pleasant Hill Middle School attendance areas and need not be a City resident. Meetings are held on the 4th Thursday of each month at 7:00 p.m. at City Hall or via teleconference in accordance with current Health Orders. Two vacancies: four-year terms through April 2026.
Deadline for application is Wednesday, May 25, 2022.

Notice of Vacancy
Education Commission Webpage
Commission-Committee Application

Library Commission

The Library Commission serves in an advisory capacity to the County Board of Supervisors and the County Librarian. The Commission serves as a forum for the community to express its views regarding the goals and operations of the County Library, and develops and recommends proposals for the betterment of the County Library. Applicants must be Pleasant Hill residents. Meetings are held every other month on the 4th Thursday at 7:00 p.m.* Two vacancies (including alternate commissioner): four-year terms, July 2022 through June 2026. 
Deadline for application is Wednesday, May 25, 2022.

Notice of Vacancy
Library Commission Webpage
Commission-Committee Application

Planning Commission

A vacancy has occurred on the Planning Commission. The Planning Commission provides recommendations to the City Council on land use, zoning, the general plan, and other policy issues. To qualify as a candidate, you must be a citizen of the United States and a resident of Pleasant Hill for at least one year prior to appointment. The Commission meets on the second and fourth Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. at City Hall.* One vacancy: four-year term through April 2026. 
Deadline for application is Wednesday, May 25, 2022.

Notice of Vacancy
Planning Commission Webpage
Planning Commission Appointment Process
Commission-Committee Application 

Measure K Oversight Committee (Chamber of Commerce Member)

Participation on the Measure K Oversight Committee is a way for a busy person to give back to the community with a minimal time commitment. The committee meets two to four times per year, and reviews financial reports to confirm fund expenditures are used towards the new Pleasant Hill library or infrastructure improvements as approved by residents at the November 8, 2016 election.  The seven-member committee meets semi-annually, and the meetings are currently held via teleconference. The specific vacancy available is for a member of the Pleasant Hill Chamber of Commerce, with a business in Pleasant Hill.

For more information on the vacancy,  please click on the link below, and to apply, click on the online application specific to the Measure K Oversight Committee below. This vacancy will remain open until filled.

Notice of Vacancy - Chamber Member - Measure K Oversight Committee
Measure K Oversight Committee Information
Measure K Oversight Committee Application

Commission Appointments

For commission, committee and board term dates, view the Local Appointments List

Applications and Appointment Process  

The City of Pleasant Hill accepts applications for City Commissions on a continuous basis. When vacancies occur, the Interview and Nominating Committee (Committee), a sub-committee of the City Council, reviews applications and interviews qualified candidates. The Committee forwards a recommendation to City Council for final appointments, unless the position is a County or regional committee or board, in which case a recommendation is forwarded from City Council to the appropriate governing body for final appointment. 

Online applications for City commissions or committees are provided below, and can be submitted at any time for any of the commissions listed on the form or advertised by the City unless stated otherwise, and will be kept on file for up to one year or until the recruitment period is complete. For more information, or to submit an application for a regional committee, please contact Juanita Davalos at jdavalos@pleasanthillca.org or call 925-671-5283.

* Meetings are currently being held via teleconference (Zoom) until further notice. Check agendas posted for current meetings for updated information.

Applications

Commission-Committee  Application
Measure K Oversight Committee Application
CCTA Citizens Advisory Application