LSO AGRL 2 – Licensed Resources Officer in Squamish, BC

BC Public Service

Branch Squamish BC CA

LSO AGRL 2 – Licensed Resources Officer
Squamish, BC

relevant association (Accepted Equivalents: Degree in forestry, geography, environmental studies, biology, agriculture or land use planning); • Registered, or…

Licensed Resources Officer

Licensed Science Officer (Agrologist) 2
Annual Salary: $53,537.59 – $66,868.18
Auxiliary/Temporary Appointment until November 27, 2015.*

*Regular employees must have their supervisor’s approval prior to applying on the temporary assignment.

This position is also posted as a Scientific/Technical Officer 24 under Requisition 21755 .

An excellent opportunity to apply your natural resource expertise

As a Licensed Resources Officer, you provide professional advisory services in support of natural resource decision making within the program areas of forest and land authorizations and stewardship. You apply professional and technical expertise, as well as guidance in the implementation of new procedures, methods and practices. An analytical thinker, you evaluate resource use applications, review proposals, engage in consultation with stakeholders, and evaluate and make recommendations and/or approvals. You have excellent written and verbal communication skills, are results oriented and an effective problem solver.

You are highly service oriented with excellent oral and interpersonal communication skills and ability to develop creative solutions to natural resource management issues. If you are a motivated natural resource specialist seeking a rewarding career opportunity, we encourage your application.

Please see the attached Job Profile for full details; if this position interests you and you meet the required criteria, we look forward to your application.

To learn more about this opportunity, please contact [email protected] ***DO NOT APPLY TO THIS EMAIL***

A criminal record check may be required. Applications may be considered for other similar current and future vacancies, including temporary positions in various locations. An eligibility list may be established.

Cover letter required: YES – A cover letter is required as part of your application. Please ensure your cover letter and resume demonstrate how you fully meet the qualifications for this competition.

Resume Required: YES – Your resume should provide detailed information about your education and employment history as it relates to the required job qualifications.


In order for applicants to be considered for this position, their resume must clearly demonstrate that they have the following education and experience:

• Degree in the natural resource field or equivalent as recognized by the relevant association (Accepted Equivalents: Degree in forestry, geography, environmental studies, biology, agriculture or land use planning);

• Registered, or immediately eligible for registration, with the British Columbia professional association as required by the specialty area. (i.e. Association of Forest Professionals, Institute of Agrologists, Association of Professional Engineers & Geoscientists, Association of BC Land Surveyors);

• Related experience (field/office) working in resource management. More than one year experience preferred.

• Experience in consulting, negotiating and resolving conflicts with stakeholders in natural resource management.

• Valid BC driver’s license.


• Must meet the safety standards of Work Safe BC.

• May be required to operate a variety of equipment.

Applicants selected to move forward in the hiring process may be assessed on the knowledge, skills, abilities and competencies contained within the attached job description.

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Temporary
Location: Squamish, BC, CA
Posted on: 2014-09-13
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