Volunteer with APEGA


APEGA - Investigative Committee

When you volunteer with APEGA’s Investigations Committee you put your industry experience to work directly protecting the safety of Albertans.

What we Do:

  • Investigate complaints of unsafe or unprofessional practice by APEGA members
  • Conduct interviews of complainants and members under investigation
  • Work closely with ASET as part of the APEGA/ASET joint investigation committee
  • Meet regularly to discuss ongoing investigations and other committee matters.

What we're looking for

  • A minimum of 5 years as a professional member with a Canadian Engineering Association
  • Significant professional experience, at least 10 years of Canadian work experience
  • Exceptional critical thinking and communication skills

Open Opportunities:

Investigations Committee

APEGA is currently seeking professional members with experience in wood-frame construction. 

 

APEGA’s Investigative Committee is a statutory committee established under the Engineering & Geoscience Professions Act. This mandated committee investigates complaints against Members and Permit Holders in accordance with the requirements of the Act.

Average time commitment

Three-year term with the option for renewal at the end of each term. On average, volunteers can expect to commit approximately 8-10 hours per month. Additional time commitments include:

  • The Investigative Committee meets 5 times annually for approximately one half-day each.
  • Additional investigative panel meetings and interviews for each active investigation

APEGA - Local Branches

APEGA’s 10 branches represent the association and its members in their local area. Each branch works to advance APEGA’s strategic plan by assisting with communication, outreach and professional development activities.

Branch Executive Committee (2022-2023)

The Calgary Branch Meetings Subcommittee is seeking volunteers living or working in the Calgary area to participate in a dynamic community-centered volunteer opportunity. 

What we Do:

  • Actively contribute to monthly meetings
  • Participate in the activities of the subcommittee including attending and moderating events
  • Assist in organizing webinars and in-person events including sourcing speakers with a focus on opportunities that will appeal to a variety of demographics
  • Assist in organizing events that welcome and attract the attendance of APEGA members, students and non-APEGA members
  • Advertise events to members using word-of-mouth and social media

What we're looking for:

  • APEGA Professional Members, Licensees and MITs
  • Members of this subcommittee must live or work in the Calgary Region

Time Commitment:

  • This Committee meets eleven times annually, meetings are approximately 1-hour
  • Total time commitment including pre/post-meeting work and other activities, approximately 10 hours monthly.