SACRAMENTO — The California Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA) announces three vacancies on the Registered Service Agency (RSA) Advisory Committee.
The RSA Advisory Committee advises the Department in all matters concerning the registration of services agencies, as authorized by Business and Professions Code (BPC), Division 5, Chapter 5.5, Section 12541. CDFA’s RSA Program is responsible for registering businesses (RSAs) and their employees (Service Agents) who, for hire or payment of any kind, repair commercial weighing and measuring devices. CDFA’s Division of Measurement Standards and county weights and measures officials regularly monitor the work of service agencies and service agents who must comply with the requirements adopted in the BPC and the California Code of Regulations, Title 4, Division 9.
The RSA Advisory Committee consists of seven members. Two (2) positions are currently vacant.
- One member representing industry clients of service agencies
- One member representing county sealers or directors of weights and measures
Applicants must demonstrate applied knowledge in the field of weights and measures, and either technical expertise with commercial weighing and/or measuring devices or general knowledge of government oversight of the RSA industry.
The term of office is three years. Members are asked to be available to participate in a minimum of four meetings per fiscal year. The Committee may meet more frequently if needed. Committee members receive no compensation but are entitled to payment for necessary traveling expenses in accordance with the rules of the Department of Personnel Administration.
Individuals interested in being considered for appointment must send a brief letter of interest and a completed Prospective Member Appointment Questionnaire.
(https://www.cdfa.ca.gov/dms/programs/rsa/ProspectiveRSAAdvisoryCommitteeMemberQuestionnaire.pdf) to email@example.com by February 3, 2023.
For further information on the RSA Program, visit https://www.cdfa.ca.gov/dms/programs/rsa/rsa.html or call the Division of Measurement Standards at (916) 229-3000.
–California Department of Food and Agriculture