Carlson Leadership & Public Service Center

February 9, 2017

SEATTLE FIRE CODE ADVISORY BOARD – CALL FOR NEW BOARD MEMBERS 

SEATTLE FIRE CODE ADVISORY BOARD – CALL FOR NEW BOARD MEMBERS

Because of its importance for residents and businesses, the Seattle Fire Code is updated by the Seattle Fire Department in cooperation with a volunteer advisory board that represents the interests of the public, organized labor and local business, industry, and technical trades.   We are seeking to fill board positions that represent the following:   

  • Services Industry (includes nightclubs, retail, hotels, restaurants) 
  • Insurance Industry

    Board members are appointed by the Mayor, confirmed by the City Council, and play a crucial role in establishing the fire code for Seattle.  The Seattle Fire Code helps prevent fires and assure the safety of people who live, work and visit in Seattle. To apply: contact Karen.grove@seattle.gov or visit http://www.seattle.gov/fire/FMO/firecode/fcab.htm for the simple application form.  We encourage people with multicultural backgrounds or experience serving diverse populations to apply.  Applications due 2/24/2017.