Resource Manager, Authorizations
Management Band 3
This position is excluded from union membership.
An eligibility list may be established.
An opportunity to apply your exceptional leadership, organizational and prioritization skills
The ministry has been developed through the amalgamation of legislative authorities in land and resource agencies to provide clients with a single point of access to natural resource authorizations and resource management services at many locations across the province. The ministry is structured in 23 districts within eight regions under the leadership of three geographically based Assistant Deputy Ministers.
In this position you will provide leadership and direction to the land and water staff within the region and provide direction and input to the development of legislation, policies and regulation affecting land, water, spatial information, First Nations consultation and forest tenuring issues.
This position is the contact point within the ministry for responses to technical information requests and may be called upon to participate in corporate, inter-agency decision making groups, and community and stakeholder advisory committees
Smithers is filled with activities like fishing, boating, camping, hiking, skiing, and shopping. The Wet’suwet’sen people are very close with the community, and have introduced many traditions. This quaint town with a friendly atmosphere is a wonderful place to live and visit.
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.
For complete details about this opportunity, including accountabilities, please refer to the attached job profile. For specific position related enquiries, please contact Bobby.Love@gov.bc.ca. DO NOT SEND YOUR APPLICATION TO THIS EMAIL ADDRESS. For more information about how to create or update your profile and how to submit your application, please refer to the Job Application page on the MyHR website. If you are still experiencing technical difficulty applying for a competition, please send an e-mail to BCPSA.Hiring.Centre@gov.bc.ca, before the stated closing time, and we will respond as soon as possible to assist you.
NOTE: Applications will be accepted until 11:00 pm Pacific Time on the closing date of the competition.
In order to be considered for this position, your application must clearly demonstrate how you meet the education and experience as outlined below:
- Degree or diploma in resource management, public administration or related field.
- Experience in leading, developing, managing, coaching, mentoring and/or evaluating staff at progressively more senior levels. Preference may be given to applicants with three or more years of this experience. Preference may be given to applicants with this experience in a natural resource environment.
- Experience organizing, managing and leading a diversity of complex projects simultaneously using accepted project management techniques.
- Experience managing issues, solving strategic problems, providing leadership expertise, gaining commitment, securing resources and/or accomplishing goals.
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 in the Additional Information section at the bottom of the posting.
A Criminal Record Check (CRC) will be required.
Cover letter required: NO – Please do not submit a cover letter as it will not be reviewed.
Resume required: YES – Ensure your resume includes your educational accomplishments, employment history including start and end dates (month and year) of your employment, and any relevant information that relates to the job to which you are applying. A resume is required as part of your application, however, it may not be used for initial shortlisting purposes.
Questionnaire: YES (COMPREHENSIVE) – As part of the application process, you will be prompted to complete a comprehensive online questionnaire to demonstrate how you meet the job requirements. Please allot approximately 60 minutes to complete the questionnaire.
IMPORTANT: Comprehensive questionnaire responses will be used to shortlist applicants against the job requirements. Please ensure you include all relevant information about your educational accomplishments and employment history including job titles, start and end dates (month and year) of your employment, and your accountabilities and accomplishments.