The Prevailing Wage Advisory Committee was legislatively established in 2003. The stated purpose of the committee is to assist the commissioner in the administration of the Prevailing Wage Rate Law. (ORS 279C.820)
Advisory committee members are appointed by the Commissioner of the Bureau of Labor and Industries. Members include representatives from management and labor in the building and construction industry who perform work on public works contracts and other interested parties.
There are currently two vacancies on the committee for representatives from management. If you are interested in serving on the Prevailing Wage Advisory Committee, please submit a brief letter summarizing your background and interest in the committee to:
Gerhard Taeubel, Administrator
Wage and Hour Division
Bureau of Labor and Industries
800 NE Oregon St., Ste. 1045
Portland, OR 97232