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Land And Resource Specialist – Environmental Assessment

Job ID8B-83-77-8D-47-21
CompanyMinistry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations & Rural Development
ProvinceBritish Columbia
Date Posted2019-02-26
Posted Until2019-03-17
Job TypeFull-time
Job CategoryResource Sector
BC Public Service
Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations & Rural Development

Land and Resource Specialist – Environmental Assessment

Bring your commitment to excellence in resource management practices

Salary $64,086.02 - $80,042.76 annually

If you do not meet this qualification, please apply to the STO 27 opportunity through Requisition 57869

The primary focus of the position is to contribute expert knowledge of fish, wildlife and/or ecosystems management to strategic resource management issues, for example proposed development activities, major projects and land use planning. This role encompasses dealing with complex natural resource issues involving multiple stakeholders and Indigenous people. The Land and Resource Specialist – Environmental Assessment will support/lead a diverse project team of multidisciplinary specialists across multiple agencies and is responsible for the management, coordination and delivery of strategic initiatives from initiation through to conclusion.

Qualifications for this role include:

• Degree (or higher) in sustainable resource management or a natural resource management field (e.g., Biology, Forestry, Geography, or Natural Resource Management); OR an equivalent combination of education/training, plus three (3) or more years’ experience working in a natural resource discipline.
• 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]).
• Project management training (e.g. PMP, continuing education or BC Public Service Project Management series) or an equivalent combination of training and experience.
• Experience managing multiple projects or leading a component (e.g., sub-project) of a major project or regional initiative.
• Experience in managing project teams.
• Experience managing relationships with senior level government, First Nations and stakeholders.
• Experience and knowledge with implementing provincial and regional First Nations consultation procedures.
• Experience and knowledge of conflict and dispute resolution principles and practices.
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