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


  • 1 position in Prince George
  • 1 position in Fort St. John, Kelowna or Victoria

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The Strategic Relations Specialist (Specialist) supports the development and leads the implementation of a broad range of initiatives related to the Commission’s work including relationship strategies, relationship building programs, business improvement projects, tools for supporting statutory decision- making, and various other products.  

The Specialist forges respectful relationships and helps enable the participation of First Nations & stakeholders in the permitting process of oil and gas activities, and ensures that the legal obligations of the Commission, as an agent of the Crown are met. The Specialist also conducts research and data analysis to provide expert advice to the Commission on recommended options regarding substantive and sensitive issues that influence the Commission’s regulatory role and supports the development and implementation of Commission policy, regulation, and legislation.

As an expert for the Commission, the Specialist builds relationships with First Nations, stakeholders, other ministries, government agencies, industry, communities, and the public.

Closing Dates: July 03, 2017

The Natural Resource Officer assesses, evaluates, manages and renders final decision by issuing permits and approvals under the land, forest and water acts.  Authorizations are granted with respect to environmental reviews, consultation and notification requirements and agricultural reviews related to oil and gas industry applications. Assess, evaluate and make recommendations on applications under the Oil and Gas Activities Act and National Energy Board related to the oil and gas industry.

Closing Dates: June 30, 2017