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LSO ENG 4 - Energy Efficiency Standards Engineer

Requisition #:  39843
Department: Energy and Mines
Ministry Branch / Division: Energy Efficiency
Posting Close Date: 2017-04-06
Location: Victoria
Multiple Locations:
Job Type: Regular Full Time
Category: Scientific and Technical
Job Profile: 39843_JOB_PROFILE_.pdf
Job Summary:
Energy Efficiency Standards Engineer
Licensed Science Officer Engineer 4
Salary: $65,902.62 – $82,312.26 annually

Applicants who do not fully meet the required qualifications may be considered for this position, but at a lower classification (for under implementation).
An eligibility list may be established.

The Energy Efficiency Standards Engineer is the Government of BC's scientific expert on energy efficiency standards and regulations for equipment, buildings and industry.  The Engineer reports to the Director of Energy Efficiency Policy and is responsible for providing detailed technical analysis and advice on performance and energy efficiency gains achieved by technological, system or design improvements in the built environment and industrial sector.  She/he leads elements of, or supports the design, implementation, delivery, monitoring and evaluation of energy efficiency regulations, policy, research or projects, including standards under the Energy Efficiency Act. 

The Engineer leads on the development of recommendations for national and international energy efficiency standards by the Canadian Standards Association (CSA), the American Society of Heating, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) and the International Standards Organization (ISO). She/he works closely on harmonization of energy efficiency standards with counterparts in federal, provincial and regional state governments to advance energy efficiency commitments under the Energy and Mines Ministers’ Conference (EMMC), Canadian Energy Strategy (CES) and Pacific Coast Collaborative (PCC).

The Engineer is expected to carry out the duties and responsibilities of the position with minimum supervision, maintaining confidentiality of sensitive information.  The Engineer must exercise initiative, tact and diplomacy in undertaking a wide variety of responsibilities.

For full description of accountabilities and qualifications, please review the attached job profile.
To learn more about this opportunity, please contact nathaniel.gosman@gov.bc.caDO NOT APPLY TO THIS EMAIL ADDRESS.  For more information about how to create or update your profile, please refer to the “How to Apply” section below.
In order to be considered for this position, your application must clearly demonstrate how you meet the position education and experience as outlined in the attached Job Profile.  


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.


A Criminal Record Check will be required. 



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Questionnaire required:  YES - As part of the application process you will be prompted to fill out a questionnaire which must be completed in order for your application to be considered. You will not be able to go back at a later time to complete the questionnaire so please allot up to 60 minutes to fill it out after submitting your resume and cover letter.


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