Range Agrologist *Ministry FLRNO &RD* Merritt

Friday, April 30, 2021 to Thursday, May 20, 2021


$61,182.54 - $77,067.27 annually

There is currently one (1) temporary opportunity available until May 30, 2022.

Applicants who do not fully meet the required qualifications may be considered for this position, but at a lower classification.

Make a difference in this rewarding career opportunity

The Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development is responsible for the stewardship of provincial Crown land and ensures the sustainable management of forest, wildlife, water, and other land-based resources. The Ministry works with Indigenous and rural communities to strengthen and diversify their economies.

As the Range Agrologist, you will be an expert for the District’s Range Program.  Some of the key range activities will include: operational planning, inventory (plant species composition, forage productivity and usability, livestock limiting factors, range use levels and stocking rates), range tenure administration (grazing and hay cutting, grazing leases), range developments and practices, effectiveness evaluations, and ecosystem restoration.  If you’re ready to take on a new and exciting challenge, we encourage you to apply.

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

The BC Public Service is committed to creating a diverse workplace to represent the population we serve and to better meet the needs of our citizens. Consider joining our team and being part of an innovative, inclusive, and rewarding workplace.

Qualifications for this role include:

  • Bachelor of Science Degree (or higher) in range management, plant ecology, natural resource management science or agriculture or a related field that includes range science.
  • Registered or immediately eligible for registration as a Professional Agrologist with the BC Institute of Agrologists. *

    *Applicants who do not fully meet the required qualifications may be considered for this position, but at a lower classification - Articling Agrologists will be considered if they are eligible to be designated as a Professional Agrologist within 24 months with the BC Institute of Agrologists.

For more information and to apply online by May 20, 2021, please go to: https://bcpublicservice.hua.hrsmart.com/hr/ats/Posting/view/76382