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BAND 4 - Director, Environmental Monitoring, Reporting and Economics- Requirement amended & Closing

Requisition #:  42619
Department: Min of Environment
Ministry Branch / Division: Knowledge Management
Posting Close Date: 2017-09-22
Location: Victoria  -
Job Type: Regular Full Time
Category: Leadership and Management
Job Profile: Job_Profile_Director.docx
Job Summary:

Director, Environmental Monitoring, Reporting and Economics
Management Band 4
Salary $86,000 - $112,000 annually

This position is excluded from union membership.
An eligibility list may be established for this position and/or very similar opportunities such as the BAND 4 Director, Technical Services position (same qualifications).

Bring your leaderships and planning skills to this dynamic role

The Director, Environmental Monitoring, Reporting & Economics is accountable for the planning and delivery of a diverse set of provincial programs and services including: air, water, and climate monitoring networks; air audit; environmental data management; environmental quality assurance and laboratory services; economic analysis, and state of environment reporting.

For complete details about this opportunity, including accountabilities, please refer to the attached job profile.  For specific position related enquiries, please contact david.tesch@gov.bc.ca. DO NOT SEND YOUR APPLICATION TO THIS EMAIL ADDRESS.  If you experience technical difficulties submitting your online profile, or for more information about how to create or update your profile, please refer to the “HOW TO APPLY” section below.

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NOTE: Applications will be accepted until 11:59 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 and experience as outlined below:

Education and experience:

  • University degree, preferably at the Masters level, in science, environmental management, environmental networks, natural resource management, business/public administration, resource economics or a related discipline and three (3) years related experience.

  • Experience leading and/or facilitating multi-disciplinary teams of professionals and technical experts.

  • Experience leading large and multi-faceted projects or programs.

  • Experience developing and maintaining partnerships with other ministries, levels of government and/or stakeholder groups.

  • Experience conveying technical information to a non-technical audience.

  • Experience managing financial and staff resources.

  • Experience leading and resolving complex staff and/or client issues.

  • Experience analyzing and resolving complex natural resource issues, and developing recommendations for executive.

  • Experience in providing authoritative scientific advice, guidance and recommendations to senior officials in local, provincial, federal or international governments

Preference may be given to candidates with:

  • Experience related to environmental monitoring, climate monitoring networks, data analysis and visualization, spatial data analysis, data management, and systems development.

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 (CRC) will be required.


Cover letter required: YES - 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.

Resume required: YES - Prior to submitting your application for this opportunity, update your resume profile by using the copy and paste function to add your resume. Your resume must provide detailed information about your education and experience including the job related responsibilities and the month(s) and year(s) for your education and for each job in your employment history. 

Online Questionnaire:  YES - As part of the application process you will be prompted to complete an online questionnaire to demonstrate how you meet the qualifications.

 IMPORTANT: The online questionnaire cannot be saved and will time out after 60 minutes. You will need to complete the questionnaire and submit your application within 60 minutes or you will lose any information you have entered.  If you require more time to prepare your responses, copy the questions and prepare your responses outside of the system and paste them into the online questionnaire when you are ready to apply. Further instructions are provided in the questionnaire and are also available on the Apply for a Position page on MyHR.



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