Land & Resource Coordinator *Ministry FLNRO & RD* Burns Lake, Smithers or Terrace

Date: 
Thursday, September 3, 2020 to Wednesday, September 23, 2020

 

$59, 982.95 - $75, 301.02 plus $32.89 bi-weekly isolation allowance for Smithers, plus $35.88 bi-weekly isolation allowance for Terrace

This opportunity is also posted as a Scientific Technical Officer 24 under REQ 71508.

Skeena Region’s Regional Initiatives Division has an exciting opportunity for a Land and Resource Coordinator . Working in a variety of settings, the Land and Resource Coordinator works in diverse teams, gathers and manages complex natural resource data, completes analyses and develops options, provides advice to statutory decision makers, facilitates and coordinates projects and engages directly with a wide variety of First Nations and stakeholders to support land and resource management decisions and resolve complex stewardship issues.

While the position is primarily meant to support land use planning in the Skeena Region, the Land and Resource Coordinator may also facilitate and coordinate other projects where solutions to resource management and stewardship issues are required. The position bridges environmental, social and economic disciplines of natural resource management to advance ministry priorities and strategies, and engages directly with First Nations and stakeholders to that end.

The BC Public Service offers a healthy work/life balance, excellent benefits, including one of the best pension plans available, and a variety of opportunities for career learning and development. To find out more, explore What the BC Public Service offers You.

Explore the opportunities and value working with our team can offer you: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=it-9laHaKyc&feature=youtu.be.

Qualifications for this role include:

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in a natural resource management-related field (e.g. Forestry, Geography, or Natural Resource Management) and related experience; OR
  • An equivalent combination of education/training plus two or more years’ related experience working in a natural resource management-related field
  • 18 months experience managing or coordinating projects and project teams.
  • Experience managing relationships with stakeholders and leading consultation sessions, including around contentious issues and conflict situations.
  • Experience applying project management methodology and principles to projects.
  • Registered, or immediately eligible for registration, as a fully licensed professional with the British Columbia professional association as required by the specialty area (i.e. Association of Forest Professionals, Institute of Agrologists, Engineers and Geoscientists BC (Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of the Province of British Columbia)).

For more information and to apply online by September 23, 2020, please go to: https://bcpublicservice.hua.hrsmart.com/hr/ats/Posting/view/71507