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BC Public Service

BAND 2 - Organizational Development and Change Advisor

Burnaby, BC
Full Time
4 days ago
65,600 to 90,900 per year
Posting Title
BAND 2 - Organizational Development and Change Advisor

Position Classification
Band 2


Burnaby, BC V8J 1O1 CA (Primary)

Salary Range
$65,600.24 - $90,900.08 annually

Close Date

Job Type
Regular Full Time

Temporary End Date

BC Public Service -> Liquor Distribution Branch

Ministry Branch / Division
BC Liquor Distribution Branch

Job Summary

Organizational Development and Change Advisor
Management Band 2

At the Liquor Distribution Branch (LDB) our vision of 'Service. Relationships. Results.' is all about providing a valued service, building strong relationships with our stakeholders, and achieving greater results for the province.

The LDB is one of two branches of government responsible for the cannabis and liquor industry of B.C. We operate the wholesale distribution of beverage alcohol and non-medical cannabis within the province, as well as the household retail brands of BC Liquor Stores and BC Cannabis Stores.

We employ nearly 5,000 people in over 200 communities and have hundreds of career opportunities spanning our entire wholesale, retail and corporate operations - from supply chain logistics, to high-tech solutions, and everything in between. The LDB has been named one of BC's Top Employers 12 times over for offering exceptional places to work, flexible work hours and earned days off, extended health and dental benefits, maternity and parental leave top-up payments, a pension program, in-house professional and leadership development, and subsidies for professional accreditation.

In Human Resources (HR), we support a large, distributed organization with a range of services from our Talent & Compensation, Organizational Development & Change, Employee Relations and Investigations, and Occupational Health and Safety teams. You'll get the opportunity to flex your skills in supporting retail, warehouse, and corporate office environments with a unionized employee base. In HR, we know that ensuring employees feel valued and respected and providing opportunities for learning and development is how our business is able to drive efficiencies and profitability.

The Organizational Development and Change Advisor partners with key business leaders to design and implement organizational effectiveness and leadership development initiatives to help achieve business strategy including but not limited to organizational change management, organizational development, succession planning, assessments, employee engagement, performance management, leadership development, competency modelling, workforce planning and team effectiveness.

This position provides a high degree of consulting to prioritize organization, team, and individual development needs to support the achievement of LDB's strategy. The Organizational Development and Change Advisor works with stakeholders to determine mutually agreed upon needs, solutions, roles & responsibilities, outcomes, and metrics of success and executes comprehensive organizational change management strategies and plans across the business.

This position may include some overnight travel requirements within the Province of British Columbia.

A criminal record check is required.

For complete details about this opportunity, including accountabilities, please refer to the attached job description, also located in the Additional Information section at the bottom of the posting.

An eligibility list for permanent or temporary future opportunities may be established.

Position Requirements:

Education and Experience:
  • Degree (preferred) or Diploma related to Communications, Business Administration, Human Resources or equivalent discipline. Applicants with an unrelated Degree or Diploma from a recognized post-secondary institution will be considered if they have related certifications or are actively pursuing related continuous education).
  • Applicants must have achieved a minimum of 3 (three) years of recent extensive related experience*. Applicants with 5 (five) years of recent experience* are preferred.
    Related and relevant experience* includes:
  • Leading large scale change initiatives as an organizational change management practitioner.
  • Planning, developing, executing and monitoring organization effectiveness and organizational change management expertise across all aspects of change initiatives/programs, including: organizational change management strategies and plans, readiness assessments, stakeholder management, leadership alignment, business process alignment, communication plans, risk assessment, training and evaluation.
  • Developing and delivering organizational design initiatives and programs that drive a high performing culture, preferred.
  • Applicants with related experience in retail or wholesale, preferred.
  • Experience working in transformation initiatives is preferred.

How to Apply & Application Requirements:

In order to be considered for this position, your application must clearly demonstrate how you meet the education and experience as outlined in the Position Requirements section above. 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 Description.

A cover letter is required as part of your application. The content and/or format of your cover letter may be evaluated as part of the assessment process.

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.

For specific position-related enquiries, please contact at Bryan Taylor, HR Advisor at 604-252-6386.

Only applications submitted using the BC Public Service Recruitment System on this website will be accepted. For more information about how to create or update your profile, please refer to the attached Application Instructions or refer to the Job Application page on the MyHR website. If you are experiencing technical difficulty applying for a competition, please send an e-mail to before the stated closing time, and they will respond as soon as possible to assist you.

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

Job Category
Human Resources, Leadership and Management