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BC Public Service

STO 21R - Senior Resource Technologist WRR - CLOSING DATE EXTENDED

Mackenzie, BC
Full Time
13 hours ago
63,446 to 72,142 per year
Posting Title

STO 21R - Senior Resource Technologist WRR - CLOSING DATE EXTENDED

Position Classification

Scientific/Technical Off R21




Mackenzie, BC V0J 2C0 CA (Primary)

Salary Range

$63,446.31 - $72,142.65 annually, plus $38.87 bi-weekly Isolation Allowance for Mackenzie

Close Date


Job Type

Regular Full Time

Temporary End Date



BC Public Service -> Ministry of Forests

Ministry Branch / Division

Mackenzie District

Job Summary

Senior Resource Technologist WRR
Scientific Technical Officer R21

Amendment (Nov 22): Posting closing date extended to December 14

Amendment (November 21, 2022): The salary has been amended to reflect the 19th BCGEU Main Agreement.

This is a temporary opportunity until March 31, 2023.This positionmaybe extended.
An eligibility list may be established.

On November 1, 2021 the BC Public Service announced the COVID-19 Vaccination Policy that 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 .

Bring your leadership skills and expertise in forest management to this rewarding role

The Ministry of Forests administers many legislative authorities for lands and resources and provides 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 Natural Resource Districts within eight regions under the leadership of three geographically based Assistant Deputy Ministers.

Reducing the risk and impact of wildfires to communities directly supports the Ministry of Forests' vision to provide trusted stewardship of provincial land and resources that reflects the diverse values and interests of all British Columbians. The responsibilities for this position support the objective of reducing the risk of wildfire to communities within the Mackenzie Natural Resource District and may include: contract development and management, oversight and implementation of projects, community outreach, first nations engagement, threat assessments, and budgeting. This position consists of approximately 60% office work and 40% in the field.

Explore the opportunities and value working with our team can offer you: .

Nestled in the Rocky Mountain Trench, Mackenzie provides a wealth of outdoor activities like snowmobiling, cross country and downhill skiing, hiking, mountain biking and camping. Fishing, boating, paddling and swimming sites are plentiful, including Morfee Lake, a beautiful lake right in town.

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 information about the Indigenous Applicant Advisory Service please visit: Indigenous Applicant Advisory Service - Province of British Columbia ( .

For complete details about this opportunity, including accountabilities, please refer to the attached job profile. For specific position related enquiries, please contact . 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 , 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.

Job Requirements:
In order to be considered for this position, your application must clearly demonstrate how you meet the education and experience as outlined below:

  • Degree, diploma, or equivalent in a natural resource field.
  • Experience performing technical duties and working with key statutes that support natural resource management.
  • Experience in negotiating/mediating solutions in natural resource management.

Preference may be given to those with:
  • Experience engaging directly with First Nations communities and undertaking the procedural components of consultation related to the natural resource sector.
  • Experience with contract administration and management.

Proviso/Willingness Statements:
  • Valid B.C. driver's licence or equivalent.
  • Meet safety standards of Work Safe BC.
  • Conduct field work which may include travel to remote areas by vehicle, boat, air or foot, overnight or extended stay in rough camp conditions and outdoor work in all weather conditions.

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

Resume: YES - A resume is required as part of your application; however, itmay notbe used for initial shortlisting purposes.

Questionnaire (COMPREHENSIVE): 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. 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.

Job Category

Scientific and Technical