Call for Directors
The CITO BC Construction Industry Training Organization (CITO) currently has vacant positions on its Board of Directors. CITO is responsible for a range of activities with regard to construction industry training including establishing industry standards; system training plan development for the trades programs within the construction sector; and consultation and communication with industry. CITO is an Industry Training Organization (ITO), registered as a not-for-profit legal entity, which is accountable to the BC Industry Training Authority (ITA). ITA is the crown agency responsible for governance and expansion of the provincial industry training and apprenticeship system. CITO has an eleven member board and membership is voluntary. The Board is strategic in nature and broadly representative of the industrial-commercial-institutional construction industry that can include employers or employees. To the extent possible, representation will include:
- An at-large board representing the industry as a whole (not any one constituency)
- A minimum of six employer directors who employ apprentices
- A minimum of three directors with varying trade qualifications
- Other directors with specific relevant skills & competencies and a strong interest in industry training
- A representative mix of open and union shop employers
- Regional representation
The ideal candidates will possess all or some of the above skill set and/or senior industry experience that will contribute to advancing CITO’s Strategic Plan.
Additional information on CITO can be found under Director Resources. The posting will stay open until the vacancies are filled.
Applicants are requested to submit a covering letter and completed CITO Director Application to:
CITO BC Construction Industry Training Organization
412-4370 Dominion Street
Burnaby BC V5G 4L7