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Boards and Commissions Recruitment


Apply for a City of San José Board or Commission and join your fellow residents in shaping the future.


Applications are always accepted and retained for one year. Don’t wait for a vacancy! You may apply for more than one commission, but may only serve on one at a time. Most boards require San José Residency.


Apply by October 30 for immediate consideration.


More Info and Applications at:

https://www.sanjoseca.gov/your-government/departments/city-clerk/boards-commissions


List of Commissions:

  • AIRPORT COMMISSION

  • APPEALS HEARING BOARD

  • ARTS COMMISSION

  • BICYCLE PEDESTRIAN ADVISORY COMMITTEE

  • BOARD OF FAIR CAMPAIGN AND POLITICAL PRACTICES

  • CHARTER REVIEW COMMISSION

  • CIVIL SERVICE COMMISSION

  • CLEAN ENERGY COMMUNITY ADVISORY COMMISSION

  • COMMUNITY STABILIZATION AND OPPORTUNITY PATHWAYS FUND COMMISSION

  • COUNCIL APPOINTMENT ADVISORY COMMISSION

  • COUNCIL SALARY SETTING COMMISSION

  • DEFERRED COMPENSATION ADVISORY COMMITTEE

  • DOWNTOWN PARKING BOARD

  • FEDERATED CITY EMPLOYEES' RETIREMENT SYSTEM

  • HISTORIC LANDMARKS COMMISSION

  • HOUSING AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT COMMISSION

  • HUMAN SERVICES COMMISSION - ELIMINATED ON FEBRUARY 15, 2022

  • INNOVATION AND TECHNOLOGY ADVISORY BOARD

  • LIBRARY AND EDUCATION COMMISSION

  • MAYOR'S GANG PREVENTION TASK FORCE

  • MEASURE T COMMUNITY OVERSIGHT COMMITTEE

  • NEIGHBORHOODS COMMISSION

  • OVERSIGHT BOARD - RDA (SARA)

  • PARKS AND RECREATION COMMISSION

  • PLANNING COMMISSION

  • PLANNING DIRECTOR'S HEARING

  • POLICE AND FIRE DEPARTMENT RETIREMENT PLAN

  • REDISTRICTING COMMISSION 2020

  • SAN JOSÉ ARENA AUTHORITY

  • SAN JOSE SANTA CLARA CWFA

  • SMALL BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT COMMISSION

  • SENIOR CITIZENS COMMISSION

  • SMART CITY ADVISORY BOARD

  • STATION AREA ADVISORY GROUP (SAAG)

  • TREATMENT PLANT ADVISORY COMMITTEE (TPAC)

  • VOLUNTARY EMPLOYEES BENEFICIARY ASSOCIATION ADVISORY COMMITTEE

  • WORK2FUTURE BOARD

  • YOUTH COMMISSION


Toni J. Taber, CMC

City Clerk

City of San Jose

200 E Santa Clara Street

San José, CA 95113

408-535-1260