Notice of Vacancies in State Boards, Councils and Committees
December 1, 2017 — 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 561 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.
Please note this additional message:
The State of Minnesota will host a series of information sessions throughout the state to learn about joining a state board or commission. The state will visit seven cities, which include Bemidji, Duluth, Worthington, Rochester, St. Cloud, Minneapolis, and St. Paul in November and December.
Attend an information session to meet others who have served, hear about current opportunities and learn how to apply. Light refreshments will be provided.
To request an ADA accommodation, please contact Civic Engagement Coordinator Mai Thor at 651.539.1165 or email@example.com at least four business days in advance.
Learn more and register online at mn.gov/mdhr
This project is a joint initiative of the office of Governor Mark Dayton, MN Department of Human Rights, Olmstead Implementation Office and Nexus Community Partners, aimed at increasing the diversity of the States Boards and Commissions.
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 Medical Practice
Vacancies: 1 Seat — Physician
Destination Medical Center Corporation
Vacancies: 1 Seat — Member
HOW TO APPLY
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@state.mn.us 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.