Fort St John

Fort St. John, located in northeast British Columbia along the world famous Alaska Highway, is the centre of the province’s oil and gas industry. A vibrant community of 19,000 people, including many families with young children, it is not only one of the fastest growing cities in all of Canada but also is a great place to live, work, raise a family and retire.
The Commission’s Fort St. John office is the largest of five offices, and employs a diversified work force of over 120 employees.

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Current Opportunities - Fort St John

The position provides administrative and program support services for the Oil and Gas Commission.

Closing Dates: March 31, 2017

The Engineer, Drilling and Production is the provincial authority on all matters related to the drilling, completion, production, and abandonment of wells and related equipment. 

The position ensures that all drilling, completion, suspension and abandonment operations meet the provincial requirements and objectives of protecting public health and safety, the environment, lease holders rights, and the provincial share of the resource; Renders judgments and decisions affecting a wide variety of operational proposals by industry; Develops and recommends regulatory and policy changes for drilling procedures, personnel qualifications, completion, cased hole logging, work-over, stimulation and abandonment operations in order to ensure attainment of provincial objectives in response to changing technology and provincial requirements; Sets standards of good engineering practice for all drilling, well production and maintenance operations; and Works collaboratively with other regulatory bodies and industry groups on a variety of initiatives.

Closing Dates: March 29, 2017