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Haisla Nation Council Regulatory Environmental Liaison Full Time in Kitimat, BC

Haisla Nation Council

Branch Kitimat BC CA

Position:
Regulatory Environmental Liaison
Location:
Kitimat, BC

And provide input into the BC Environmental Assessment Office and Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency wildlife and aquatic resources environmental impact…

We now have a immediate opening for the position of: Regulatory Environmental Liaison (LNG Canada)

Duties:
The principal responsibility of the position is to be the fish and wildlife discipline lead on multi-disciplinary environmental assessments of LNG Canada projects in Haisla Territory. These include LNG projects, hydro-electric developments, linear-developments such as pipelines, transmission lines, and shipping lanes; and infrastructure projects such as bridges, and wharfs.

The successful candidate will be expected to:

  • Design and manage baseline fish and wildlife data and studies; and provide input into the BC Environmental Assessment Office and Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency wildlife and aquatic resources environmental impact assessments processes
  • Establish monitoring protocols and processes that will incorporate Haisla traditional fish and wildlife management for major industry regulatory compliance purposes
  • Review and summarizing technical reports into non-technical formats
  • Contribute to overall Haisla Nation Council and LNG consultation process
  • Prepare and manage budgets and schedules, prepare proposals, manage field crews, and will be ultimately responsible for data and report quality

Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have the following essential qualifications:

  • A bachelor’s degree (or higher) in fish and wildlife biology or natural resource management
  • 5 or more years of professional environmental assessment experience working as fish and wildlife habitat lead
  • Proven examples of successful participation in environmental impact assessments, mitigation measures, and fish and wildlife habitat compensation plans
  • Should have experience in applied terrestrial, marine and freshwater ecology in coastal British Columbia
  • Experience developing environmentally effective monitoring programs;
  • Professional designation as a Registered Professional Biologist in BC, or eligible for registration
  • Fluent knowledge of provincial and federal environmental legislation
  • Strong technical writing and data analysis skills
  • Proven examples of successful project management and client relationships
  • Must pass a criminal record check

Assets :

  • Experience with in-stream flow requirements and modeling tools
  • Experience with habitat assessment and quantification methods
  • Experience with water quality effects modeling tools
  • Experience in habitat restoration / enhancement techniques
  • Experience preparing Environmental Management Plan
  • Excellent time management and organization skills
  • Electrofishing Crew Lead Certification
  • Swiftwater Rescue Certification
  • Pleasure Craft Operator Certification

Interested individuals should submit a cover letter and resume, which must include names of three (3) references and the express permission for HNC to contact the references, to:

Stephanie McClure, Human Resources Manager

Haisla Nation Council

Haisla PO Box 1101

Kitamaat Village, BC, V0T 2B0

Fax (1)-250- 632-2840, Phone (1)-250-639-9361, ext. 204

Email: [email protected]

Applications accepted no later than 4 pm on Friday, April 10, 2015.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those short-listed will be contacted.

Haisla Nation Council

HAISLA PO BOX 1101, KITAMAAT VILLAGE, BC V0T 2B0

PH: (250) 639-9361 Toll Free 1-888-842-4752 FAX: (250) 632-2840

(799598BP)

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Kitimat, BC, CA
Posted on: 2015-03-23
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