New Job Sto 24R - Authorizations Specialist - Lands In British Columbia

STO 24R - Authorizations Specialist - Lands
STO 24R - Authorizations Specialist - Lands

STO 24R - Authorizations Specialist - Lands

Company : BC Public Service
Salary : $69,185–$78,814 a year
Location : British Columbia

Full Description

Posting Title
STO 24R - Authorizations Specialist - Lands
Position Classification
Scientific/Technical Off R24
Powell River, BC V8A 5G7 CA (Primary)
Salary Range
$69,185.43 - $78,814.47 annually
Close Date
Job Type
Regular Full Time
Temporary End Date
BC Public Service -> Ministry of Forests
Ministry Branch / Division
Sunshine Coast Natural Resource District
Job Summary

Bring your commitment to excellence in natural resource management practices

The Ministry of Forests 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 manages these resources in a manner that embraces economic, environmental and social goals of government.

This is an exciting opportunity to work in a collaborative, energetic team environment and to gain valuable experience providing professional advice and making decisions regarding the allocation of resources and adjudication of resource authorizations for the Natural Resource Sector in the Sunshine Coast Natural Resource District.

A career with the Ministry of Forests offers an exceptional opportunity to undertake a variety of challenging and rewarding roles, while supporting a healthy work/life balance. Explore the opportunities and value working with our team can offer you: Why work for the Ministry of Forests.

Job Requirements:

  • Degree in natural resource management or related field, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Demonstrated increasing experience working in natural resource management.
  • Experience performing technical duties and working with key statutes that support natural resource management.
  • Experience in consulting, negotiating and resolving conflicts with stakeholders and partners in natural resource management.

For questions regarding this position, please contact [email protected].

About this Position:
This position is located in Powell River, BC.
An eligibility list may be established to fill future temporary and permanent vacancies.
Lesser qualified applicants may be considered, but at a lower classification level.
This position is also posted as a Licensed Science Officer (Other) 2 via Requisition 97303.

Working for the BC Public Service:
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.

The Indigenous Applicant Advisory Service is available to applicants who self-identify as Indigenous (First Nations (status or non-status), Métis, or Inuit) seeking work or already employed in the BC Public Service. For guidance on applying and interviewing, please contact [email protected] or 778-405-3452.

The BC Public Service is an award winning employer and offers employees competitive benefits, great learning opportunities and a chance to engage in rewarding work with exciting career development options. For more information, visit What the BC Public Service Offers.

Powell River is a coastal by nature community located on the upper Sunshine Coast, about 145km/90mi northwest of Vancouver. It's accessible by ferry from Vancouver Island, or from Earl's Cove while driving up from Gibsons or Sechelt. This community offers water lovers countless opportunities for kayaking and canoeing, fishing, and scuba diving. There is world class hiking, mountain biking and climbing minutes from your office. A cultural and music capital of Canada, including the Kathaumix, PRISMA and Townsite Jazz Festivals. Don't miss Marine Avenue's art galleries and dining, plus the historic Townsite, designated a National Historic District in 1995.

How to Apply:
Your application must clearly demonstrate how you meet the job requirements listed above.

Cover Letter: NO - Please do not submit a cover letter as it will not be reviewed.

Resume: YES - Ensure your resume includes your educational accomplishments, employment history, including job titles, start and end dates (month and year) and your job related responsibilities for each job in your employment history, and any relevant information that relates to this position.

Questionnaire: YES - As part of the application process, you will be prompted to complete a comprehensive online questionnaire to demonstrate how you meet the job requirements listed in the job profile. Please allot approximately 60 minutes to complete the questionnaire. Note: for long or essay style questionnaires, we recommend saving frequently while completing it. You can also copy the questions into another document, complete it offline, then log back in and copy/paste your responses when you are ready to submit your application.

Helpful tips, videos and more regarding the application process can be found on the Your Job Application page of MyHR. If you are experiencing technical difficulty applying, e-mail [email protected], before the stated closing time, and we will respond as soon as possible.

Additional Information:
A Criminal Record Check (CRC) will be required.

The BC Public Service COVID-19 Vaccination Policy defines the conditions and expectations for BC Public Service employees regarding vaccination against COVID-19. Among other possible measures, proof of vaccination will be required. It is a term of acceptance of employment that you agree to comply with all vaccination requirements that apply to the public service. More information can be found here.

Applicants selected to move forward in the hiring process may be assessed on the Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Competencies as outlined in the attached Job Profile located at the bottom of the posting.

Applications will be accepted until 11:00 pm Pacific Time on the closing date of the competition.

Job Category
Natural Resource Sector, Policy, Research and Economics, Scientific and Technical, Trades and Operational