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 First Nations Monitoring & Liaison Advisor (Advisor) is accountable for leading the initiation, negotiation and implementation of agreements to enable First Nations participation in regulatory and stewardship monitoring of natural resource development activities. The Advisor forges strong working relationships with First Nations and ensures agreements are successfully negotiated and implemented throughout all stages of the agreements, including implementation of recommendations and requirements and monitoring of outcomes.
Reporting to the Director, Records & Information Management, the Specialist, FOIPP & Information Management supports the Commission in meeting its legal obligations under the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FOIPPA) and Information Management Act (IMA) through the daily management and administration of Freedom of Information (FOI), proactive release, document discovery, privacy compliance, and information management services.
The Review Approval Resource Officer provides management services, specialized support and technical expertise to project reviews, and renders complex statutory decisions on industry proposals for complex provincial oil and gas development applications. The incumbent holds delegated approval authority on routine and complex permit authorizations on standard industry applications. The position coordinates, administers and tracks the Commission’s delegated authority under the Oil and Gas Commission Act on environmental protection, land use, forestry, resource conservation, engineering and First Nations partnerships.