July 15, 2021 - Open Appointments Vacancy Update

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Steve Simon

Notice of Vacancies in State Boards, Councils and Committees

July 15, 2021 — The Office of the Minnesota Secretary of State today released notice of vacancies for various state boards, councils and committees that are accepting applications. Minnesotans are encouraged to apply and serve in demonstration of public service. The newest vacancies are listed below, and the full list of 514 vacancies can be found on our website Open Positions.

Applications may be submitted online, and must be submitted within 21 days of the “Publish Date” listed on our Open Positions page, to be assured of full consideration by the appointing authority. Appointing authorities may choose to review applications received by the Secretary of State after the 21 day application period.

See our new instructions on HOW TO APPLY at the end of the message.


Below is a list of agencies with new vacancies.
Please visit our website for complete descriptions.

Board Of High Pressure Piping Systems
Vacancies: 1 Seat -- High Pressure Piping Master Pipefitter - Non-Metro

Construction Codes Advisory Council
Vacancies: 1 Seat -- Building Accessibility
Vacancies: 1 Seat -- Energy Conservation Industry

Minnesota Child Passenger Safety Taskforce
Vacancies: 7 Seats -- Member

Minnesota E-health Advisory Committee
Vacancies: 1 Seat -- Community Clinics/Fed Qual. Health Centers
Vacancies: 1 Seat -- Consumer Member
Vacancies: 1 Seat -- Health Care Administrator
Vacancies: 1 Seat -- Health Care Purchasers and Employers
Vacancies: 1 Seat -- Health IT Vendors
Vacancies: 2 Seats -- Health Plans Representatives
Vacancies: 1 Seat -- Health System Chief Information Officer
Vacancies: 2 Seats -- Hospital Representatives
Vacancies: 2 Seats -- Licensed Health Professionals (Physician/Nurse)
Vacancies: 1 Seat -- Local Public Health
Vacancies: 1 Seat -- Long Term and Post-Acute Care
Vacancies: 1 Seat -- Professional with Expert Knowledge in Health IT
Vacancies: 2 Seats -- Rotating Professionals - Additional Health Settings (Dentists, Pharmacists, Behavior Health Laboratory, Home Health, Social Services, etc)

Newborn Hearing Screening Advisory Committee
Vacancies: 1 Seat -- Birth Hospital - Urban

Rural Health Advisory Committee
Vacancies: 1 Seat -- Dentist (Residing outside the seven-county metropolitan area)

Special Education Advisory Panel
Vacancies: 1 Seat -- Parent Representative

Spinal Cord Injury And Traumatic Brain Injury Advisory Council
Vacancies: 2 Seats -- Veteran with Spinal Cord Injury or Traumatic Brain Injury

Technology Advisory Council
Vacancies: 6 Seats -- Private Sector or Public Sector IT Experience or Experience in Academia pertaining to IT

Teen Driver Safety Commissioner's Advisory Task Force
Vacancies: 2 Seats -- Teen Drivers


Visit the Open Positions page.
Scroll down to find the correct Agency/Board/Council.
Choose the correct seat type, and click button that says APPLY
The system will walk you through creating an application profile.

Page 2 of the application will now allow you to attach the following documents:
• Letter of Interest
• Resume or Biography

Applicants are encouraged to use the online application as the Appointing Authority will have access to your information as soon as it is submitted.

Applications submitted via downloadable application may experience some delay in reaching the Appointing Authority.
Paper applications may be submitted by email to: Open Appointments or by mail or in person to:

Office of the Minnesota Secretary of State
180 State Office Building
100 Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd.
St Paul, MN 55155-1299

In accordance with the Minnesota Open Appointments Law, the Secretary of State acts as an administrator in publishing vacancies, receiving applications and recording appointments. Applications will be reviewed and appointments made by the appointing authorities; questions about specific vacancies and appointments should be directed to the appointing authority. Applications are kept on file for a one-year period.