WSSC BOARD OF ETHICS OPENING
The Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission (WSSC Water) is seeking applicants for an expiring term on its Board of Ethics (Board). The Board is comprised of three regular members and an alternate member. The current advertisement is for one regular Board member, to be nominated by the WSSC Water Commissioners from Montgomery County. Board members serve three-year terms or until a successor is appointed.
The Board administers the WSSC Code of Regulations, Code of Ethics (Code), issues advisory opinions, responds to requests for waivers of Code prohibitions, acts on complaints, and periodically reviews the adequacy of the Code. The qualifications for members of the Board of Ethics are professionalism, integrity, and competence. A background in workplace ethics is preferred. The Board generally meets from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. on the second Thursday of each month at WSSC’s Richard G. Hocevar Building, 14501 Sweitzer Lane, Laurel, Maryland 20707, but dates and times are subject to change. Due to COVID-19, the Board is currently meeting virtually on the second Wednesday. Each Board member receives a $200 stipend for each regular monthly meeting attended.
Please send letters of interest and resumes by email to the General Counsel’s Office at email@example.com by October 16, 2020. Alternatively, applicants may mail letters of interest and resumes to: Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission, Attn: General Counsel’s Office, 12th Floor, 14501 Sweitzer Lane, Laurel, Maryland, 20707. To be considered, documents must be postmarked by October 16, 2020.