Several vacancies exist on the Private Industry Council serving Salt Lake and Tooele counties, according to Bonnie Burley, assistant personnel manager of the Southland Corp., chairwoman. Anyone interested in serving can call Virginia Reno at 468-3246.
The council consists entirely of volunteers who make policy on job training programs and decide how to spend $5 million in federal funds allocated annually for job training and placement programs in the two counties.Each council member represents a certain segment of the community. Current vacancies are in the retail, service, construction, higher education and small business categories. Council members must attend a monthly board meeting, one committee meeting per month and two retreats annually.