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BC Public Service

STO-RE 24R - Resource Professional

Posted 5 days ago

Job Details


dollar sign76,071 to 86,658 per year

Job Description

Posting Title
STO-RE 24R - Resource Professional

Position Classification
Scientific/Tech Off R24 - Res


Work Options

Alexis Creek, BC V0L 1A0 CA
Multiple Locations, BC CA (Primary)
Williams Lake, BC V2G 5M1 CA

Salary Range
$76,071.18 - $86,658.48 annually

Close Date

Job Type
Regular Full Time

Temporary End Date

BC Public Service -> Ministry of Forests

Ministry Branch / Division
Cariboo-Chilcotin Natural Resource District

Job Summary

Bring your commitment to excellence in natural resource management practices

The Ministry of Forests is responsible for the stewardship of provincial Crown land and ensures the sustainable management of forests, wildlife, and other land-based resources. The Ministry manages these resources in a manner that embraces economic, environmental and social goals of government.

As a Resource Professional, you provide senior professional advisory services specializing in forest revenue to a program area in the natural resource sector for the Cariboo-Chilcotin Natural Resource District. This is an exciting opportunity to work in a collaborative, energetic team environment and to gain valuable experience dealing with diverse natural resource based issues. If you are ready for the next step in your career, consider this excellent opportunity.

Job Requirements:
  • Registered, or immediately eligible for registration, as a Registered Forest Technologist with Forest Professionals BC (FPBC). Note: immediately eligible for registration is defined as being able to transfer a current membership from an applicable jurisdiction to FPBC within six (6) months of employment. Confirmation of registration/eligibility is required before an offer of employment can be made.
  • Master's Degree (or higher) in a natural resource field and one (1) year of related experience; OR,
  • Bachelor's Degree in a natural resource field and two (2) years of related experience; OR,
  • Diploma in a natural resource field and three (3) years of related experience; OR,
  • Certificate or coursework in a natural resource field and four (4) years of related experience; OR,
  • An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.

    Related experience includes the following:
    • Experience in forest revenue, specifically timber cruising and forest appraisals.
    • Experience in negotiating/mediating solutions in natural resource management.
  • Preference may be given to those with experience in leading, coaching and mentoring staff.

  • Valid BC driver's licence.
  • Meet safety standards of WorkSafe BC.
  • May be required to operate a variety of equipment.
  • 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.

For questions regarding this position, please contact .

About this Position:
There is currently one (1) permanent, full time position available.
This position can be located in Alexis Creek or Williams Lake.
Depending on the successful candidate's location, a bi-weekly isolation allowance may apply.
This position has full time on-site requirements.
Applicants who do not fully meet the required qualifications may be considered for this position, but at a lower classification.
An eligibility list may be established to fill future temporary and permanent vacancies in the above locations.

Working for the BC Public Service:
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.

The Indigenous Applicant Advisory Service is available to applicants who self-identify as Indigenous (First Nations (status or non-status), Métis, or Inuit) seeking work or already employed in the BC Public Service. For guidance on applying and interviewing, please contact or 778-405-3452.

The BC Public Service is an award winning employer and offers employees competitive benefits , great learning opportunities and a chance to engage in rewarding work with exciting career development options. In addition to the base salary, Registered Forest Technologists are also entitled to an allowance to cover professional fees. For more information, visit What the BC Public Service Offers .

How to Apply:
Your application must clearly demonstrate how you meet the job requirements listed above.

Professional Designation: YES - Please include your registration number in your application. You must be registered, or immediately eligible for registration, as a Registered Forest Technologist (RFT) with FPBC. Note: immediately eligible for registration is defined as being able to transfer a current membership from an applicable jurisdiction to FPBC within six (6) months of employment. Applicants who do not meet the RFT requirement may be considered at a lower classification, subject to having their TFT, ASTFT or related professional designation with FPBC. Confirmation of registration/eligibility will be required before an offer of employment can be made.

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 job titles, start and end dates (month and year) and your job related responsibilities for each job in your employment history, and any relevant information that relates to this position.

Questionnaire: YES - You will need to complete a comprehensive questionnaire to demonstrate how you meet the job requirements. 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 how you obtained your relevant experience. The questionnaire will take approximately 60 minutes to complete.

Helpful tips, videos and more regarding the application process can be found on the Your Job Application page of MyHR. If you are experiencing technical difficulty applying, e-mail , before the stated closing time, and we will respond as soon as possible.

Additional Information:
A Criminal Record Check (CRC) will be required.

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 at the bottom of the posting.

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

Job Category
Leadership and Management, Natural Resource Sector, Policy, Research and Economics, Scientific and Technical

About BC Public Service



Company Size

10,000+ employees

Application closing date is 2024-08-17

Current Openings

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