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

Haisla Nation Council

Branch Kitimat BC CA

Regulatory Environmental Liaison
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)

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

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


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


or proceed with Standard Application Form.

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