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STO-RE 21R - Radio Communications Technologist

Victoria, BC
8 days ago
Posting Title
STO-RE 21R - Radio Communications Technologist

Position Classification
Scientific/Tech Off R21 - Res


Victoria, BC V9B6X2 CA (Primary)

Salary Range
$58,629.96 - $66,726.25 annually

Close Date

Job Type
Temporary Assignment (TA)

Temporary End Date

BC Public Service -> FLNRO and Rural Development

Ministry Branch / Division
Information, Innovation & Technology Division

Job Summary

Radio Communications Technologist

Scientific Technical Officer R21
  • An eligibility list may be established.
  • Temporary opportunity until March 31, 2020

Make a difference in this rewarding career opportunity

The Information, Innovation and Technology (ITT) Division is leading the modernization and transformation ofbusiness practices for the NRM through continuous improvement projects, new technology options and operational information management/information technology (IM/IT). The IIT Division is providing leadership for IM/IT planning, policy and business process solutions and is also the single authority for all information and technology across the NRM.

The Radio Communications Technologist reports to the Superintendent, Radio Communications, and provides technical services and analysis to ministry staff within the Natural Resource Sector. The Radio Technologist position plans, installs and upgrades radio, wireless and data communications support services for emergency Wildfire communications and electronic weather data support, coordinates business applications and user technology training, and manages support for the ministries radio systems network to meet its operational mandate in order to maintain year round safety communications for staff and for the general public during emergency situations.

The capital of British Columbia, Victoria is a beautiful city, with beautiful beaches and harbours, and a variety of provincial parks to explore. Located on Vancouver Island, Victoria offers a bustling downtown scene and has a wide range of restaurants and entertainment venues to choose from.

With over 200 different occupations available in 280 communities across the province, we offer exciting opportunities for your career.Come be a part of the BC Public Service, a Top 100 Employer that embraces diversity, health and career growth. For more information, please see What We Offer .
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 . 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 , 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, experience and professional designation requirementas outlined below:

Education and Experience
  • Graduation with a diploma from a recognized 2 year Electronics Engineering Technologist program (This program is accredited at the level of Engineering Technologist by the Applied Science Technologists and Technologists of British Columbia), or equivalent, and
  • A minimum of 2 years related work experience in the radio, wireless and data communication field; or equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
  • Please include your registration number with the Association of BC Forest Professionals (ABCFP) within your applicationas you must be registered or immediately eligible for registration as a Registered Forest Technologist (RFT)with the ABCFP. If you are not yet a RFT with the ABCFP, please explain how you are immediately eligible (i.e. currently a RFT member in good standing in Alberta or Saskatchewan and can immediately transfer to the ABCFP).

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 berequired.

APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: (Application requirement options and the corresponding screening process) Please highlight requirements

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

Resume: 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.

Questionnaire: YES - You will be required to answer a standard questionnaire.

Job Category
Scientific and Technical