Washougal Wash. – August 12, 2015 – The Port of Camas-Washougal today announced that the Commission is currently accepting applications to fill the vacant commissioner District 1 position.
Qualified candidates interested in serving the community as a commissioner of the Port of Camas-Washougal are invited to apply. Completed applications will be accepted no later than 5:00 p.m. on Monday, August 31, 2015.
To be eligible, the commissioner applicant must:
- Have continuously resided within District 1 of the Port of Camas-Washougal district boundaries for a minimum of one year prior to appointment to the Commission.
- Be a registered voter in Clark County, Washington.
Please submit the following items to be considered for the position:
* Application (Available at the Port office or web site)
* A cover letter (1 page) indicating your interest and general qualifications for the position
* A resume of no more than 2 pages
* Completed answers to the Supplemental Questions of no more than 3 pages total
For the full application, instructions and qualifications:
Online: Please visit: Commissioner Position
Office: Available at 24 South A Street, Washougal WA 98671
ABOUT THE PORT
The port brings jobs and recreational opportunities through a 400-acre industrial park, a 79-hangar general aviation airport and 350-slip pleasure boat marina. Grove Field is a small, general aviation airport with a state-of-the-art fueling station and 14 tie-downs in addition to the hangars. The marina is the largest publicly owned marina on the Washington side of the Columbia River and has a floating restaurant, launch ramp, nearby hotel, fueling station, electricity on the breakwater/guest dock, and is homeport to the Dolphin Yacht Club. Recently acquired and in the planning stages, are 13.25 acres of Waterfront Property which connects to a 14-acre parcel of port-owned land to the east. The industrial park boasts a 90+ percent occupancy rate of more than 40 businesses with an annual payroll of $8.9 million and is adjacent to Steigerwald Commerce Center, 120+ acres of property currently under development. The port also manages Captain William Clark Park at Cottonwood Beach, the adjacent protective levee and Parkersville National Historic site.
More information is found at www.portcw.com.