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FTELP Woodlands Supervisor

Job IDF8-E3-CA-CD-D7-B3
CompanyBC Public Service
ProvinceBritish Columbia
Date Posted2023-01-24
Posted Until2023-02-13
Job TypeFull-time
Job CategoryPublic Administration
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Ministry of Forests

FTELP Woodlands Supervisor
$70,683.48 - $89,678.84 annually plus $40.42 bi-weekly Isolation Allowance for Mackenzie

BC Timber Sales (BCTS) is a unique program of the Ministry of Forests (MOF). Working collaboratively with regional and district operations, BCTS plans, develops, and auctions a substantial portion of the province's annual available timber volume. BCTS operates as a for profit entity within a government organization. Its goal is to provide credible representative price and cost benchmark data for the Market Pricing System through auctions of timber harvested from British Columbia's public land. BCTS operations are guided by three overarching principles, forest sector safety, reconciliation with Indigenous Peoples and sustainable forest management.

To find out more about our program check out the BCTS website.

As an FTELP Woodlands Supervisor, you will operate with significant independence. You will be responsible for the day-to-day operations of the Forest Technologist Entry Level Training Program (FTELP), including supervising Team Leads and organizing the training and experience requirements necessary to assist Trainee Forest Technologist in achieving their Registered Forest Technologist Designation. In coordination and collaboration with local Business Area staff, you will be responsible for employing sound business and forest management practices in the planning, development and management of a portion of BCTS operating areas within an assigned geographic area, in order to sell incremental timber volume through auctions of Timber Sale Licenses (TSLs). You will also ensure operational activities of associated licensees are monitored for conformance to TSL conditions. In discharging the responsibilities of this position, you will need to engage various professionals such as engineers and foresters in order to attain appropriate advice and professional direction relative to their applicable scope of practice.

Qualifications for this role include:

- Applicant must be registered with the Association of British Columbia Forest Professionals (ABCFP) as a Registered Professional Forester.
- BCTS experience related to the planning and development of Timber Sale Licenses, as well as experience in one (1) or more of the following disciplines: silviculture, timber harvesting, and engineering.
- Supervisory experience.
- Demonstrated experience organizing and managing complex concurrent initiatives.
- Experience establishing collaborative relationships with internal and external stakeholders.
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