Ministry of Forests
Multiple locations, BC (Hybrid)

We currently have two (2) permanent full-time vacancies. Flexible work options are available; these positions may be able to work up to two (2) days at home per week subject to an approved telework agreement.

Timber Tenures Specialist, North Area

$75,454.69 – $96,020.36 annually

The Ministry of Forests is responsible for the sustainable management of resilient forests and rangelands for the benefit of all British Columbians, and protection of B.C.’s archaeological and heritage resources. The Ministry supports the sustainable management of forest resources, the prosperity, viability and competitiveness of industries that use them, and public access for a wide range of activities such as hunting, fishing and recreation.

This Timber Tenures Specialist position provides services to the northern operations area. This job is responsible for providing senior professional policy and operational advisory services including providing direction to others. In this role, you will ensure consistency in the delivery of programs across the area and provide operational support to the senior government decision makers.

Explore the opportunities and value working with our team can offer you: Why Work for the Ministry of Forests.

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Qualifications for this role include:

  • Degree in the natural resource field or equivalent as recognized by the Forest Professionals British Columbia (FPBC).
  • Registered, or immediately eligible for registration, as a Registered Professional Forester (RPF) with the Forest Professionals British Columbia (FPBC).
  • Two (2) years of timber tenures related experience.
  • Comprehensive experience researching policy issues and conducting policy analysis.
  • Comprehensive experience managing projects and/or project components.
  • Comprehensive experience drafting or preparing a variety of complex technical written reports, analyses, briefings, policy drafts and other documentation in accordance with the regulatory or legislative requirements or guidelines.

For more information, a complete list of qualifications and to apply online by April 17th, 2024, please go to: https://bcpublicservice.hua.hrsmart.com/hr/ats/Posting/view/111315