Recruitments

Recruitment Process


Vacancies on the Boards and Commissions occur either through scheduled vacancies created by the expiration of a term or through unscheduled vacancies, as a result of resignations during the year. Residents interested in serving on a Board or Committee on may apply.

Per San Buenaventura Ordinance 2019-003, no citizen may serve on more than one Committee, Commission or Board.  Dual appointments are not permitted.

Current Recruitments



Applications for current recruitments must be received by time indicated on the designated due date. Submit application via email to:  cityclerk@cityofventura.ca.gov or by U.S. mail. 

Access the applications and vacancy notices (in the table below) by clicking on them under the committee name.


Local Appointments List - Maddy Act Listing - Updated December 2020

Current Boards & Commission Recruitments

Board & Commission Name Position/Term Ending Application Due Date
Arts and Culture Commission

2 Positions - June 30, 2025
Vacancy - June 30, 2023
May 28, 2021
Mobile Home Rent Review Board

2 Positions - January 1, 2024 May 28, 2021
Historic Preservation Committee

Vacancy - June 30, 2025
1 Position - June 30, 2024
1 Position - June 30, 2025
May 12, 2021
Downtown Parking Advisory Committee

2 Positions - June 30, 2024 May 12, 2021
Local (Construction) Appeals Board

2 Positions - December 31, 2023 May 12, 2021
Tree Advisory Board

1 Position - January 4, 2023
2 Positions - January 4, 2024
1 Position - January 4, 2025
May 12, 2021
Ventura Port District Board

2 Positions - June 30, 2025 May 6, 2021