An eligibility list may be established.
Bring your strong administrative experience and superior organizational skills to this challenging position
The Provincial Operations team in MCFD’s Service Delivery Division is responsible for supporting service delivery operations and overseeing the provincial implementation of strategic initiatives across the province. Our team brings together a combination of service delivery experts and technical expertise to lead provincial cross-divisional and cross-ministry work.
The Branch Assistant supports a multi-site and mobile team, staffed by professional, technical and excluded staff. The Branch Assistant maintains a high-level of organization across the branch, maintaining project monitoring and reporting tools, tracking and summarizing project status, and provides regular reports to team members to ensure performance. Responsibilities also include a variety of office administrative, secretarial, human resources, and financial support services for the branch and coordinating the day to day priorities of management, including providing liaison with ministry executive offices.
If you are an energetic team player who works well in a fast-paced and collaborative environment, we look forward to receiving your resume. Our team is looking for a highly effective communicator (written/oral) who can deal with confidential and sensitive issues in a calm and productive manner, with excellent organizational skills and the ability to multi-task in a busy office with constantly changing priorities. We offer a meaningful work environment committed to serving BC’s children and families and provide opportunities for professional development and ongoing skill building in this senior administrative role.
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 Jennifer.Dreyer@gov.bc.ca. DO NOT SEND YOUR APPLICATION TO THIS EMAIL ADDRESS. For more information about how to complete your job application, add/edit your resume and for more useful tips when applying for jobs, please refer to the Your 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 Standard 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:
- Secondary school graduation and a certificate in office/public/business administration and/or equivalent administrative experience or post-secondary courses (e.g. public administration, business administration);
- Experience providing office administration and support services for a diverse group of staff.
- Experience working in a confidential capacity.
Preference may be given to candidates with the following:
- Records management experience, preferably with ARCS/ORCS.
- Experience with e-Approvals, CLIFF and Government Systems.
- Applicants who identify as First Nations, Métis and/or Inuit.
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.
CRC – 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 – A resume is required as part of your application, however, it may not be used for initial shortlisting purposes.
Online Questionnaire: YES – As part of the application process, you will be prompted to complete an online questionnaire to demonstrate how you meet the job requirements.