ADMN O 24R - Senior Lean and Project Management Specialist
Administrative Officer R24
Multiple Locations, BC CA (Primary)
Prince George, BC V2N4P7 CA
Vernon, BC V1T 9V2 CA
Victoria, BC V9B 6X2 CA
$69,185.43 - $78,814.47 annually
Regular Full Time
Temporary End Date
BC Public Service -> Ministry of Forests
Ministry Branch / Division
BC Timber Sales
Job Summary Contribute your flair for organization and prioritization
BC Timber Sales (BCTS) is an unique program of the Ministry of Forests (MOF). Working collaboratively with regional and district operations, BCTS plans, develops, and auctions a substantial portion of the province's annual available timber volume. BCTS operates as a for profit entity within a government organization. Its goal is to provide credible representative price and cost benchmark data for the Market Pricing System through auctions of timber harvested from British Columbia's public land. BCTS operations are guided by three overarching principles, forest sector safety, reconciliation with Indigenous Peoples and sustainable forest management.
A career path in BC Timber Sales offers exceptional opportunities to develop new solutions to complex problems, and to learn and grow personally and professionally. Existing and future BCTS employees have the opportunity to impact public and private forests, communities, the economy and the lives of British Columbians in positive and unique ways.
Explore the opportunities and value working with our team can offer you: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=it-9laHaKyc&feature=youtu.be
To find out more about our program check out the BCTS website.
The Senior Lean & Project Management Specialist manages large scale projects (medium to long term) with significant internal and external impacts, a range of internal and external stakeholders and significant assigned resources.Accountable for defining and controlling all project activities to ensure delivery within scope, schedule, budget and specified quality.
The Senior Specialist is a provincial expert on the theories, disciplines and tools associated with Lean and Project Management, BC Timber Sales Teams, and safety.
The position is critical to BC Timber Sales' long term success and its key outcome of People and Organizational Excellence. The position's work directly supports the key business principle of "Forest Sector Safety" and business goal of "A high performing organization with skilled, motivated, and proud people" and their related objectives of: Safe BCTS practices and worksites; Improving safety in the forest sector; Excellence in operations, practices and processes; and, Excellence in people.Job Requirements:
- Degree in business administration, public administration, management sciences, natural resources or equivalent.
- Must be qualified to complete Project Management Professional Designation or Certified Associate in Project Management within 6 months of commencement of position..
- Experience in facilitation and organizational development/learning.
- Experience coordinating and leading diverse work groups.
- Experience independently managing projects.
- Experience in directing the work of contracted and staff resources.
- Preference may be given to individuals with project management training and/or experience.
- Preference may be given to individuals with knowledge of Quality Management Systems.
- Preference may be given to individuals with knowledge of BC Timber Sales Safe Companies Certification requirements and program.
For questions regarding this position, please contact Craig.Tilander@gov.bc.ca
.About this Position:
This is a temporary opportunity until March 31, 2025. This temporary opportunity may become permanent.
This position may be performed inVictoria, Vernon, PrinceGeorge.Other locations may be considered subject to operational considerations and executive approval.
An eligibility list may be established for similar vacancies within the BC Timber Sales offices in Victoria, Vernon, or Prince George.Working for the BC Public Service:
The BC Public Service is committed to creating a diverse workplace to represent the population we serve and to better meet the needs of our citizens. Consider joining our team and being part of an innovative, inclusive and rewarding workplace.
The Indigenous Applicant Advisory Service can help Indigenous applicants (First Nations [status or non-status],Métis or Inuit) seeking work or already employed in the BC Public Service. For guidance on applying and interviewing, please contact IndigenousApplicants@gov.bc.ca
In addition to this exciting opportunity and amazing locations, the BC Public Service is an award-winning employer in British Columbia, including such accolades as being one of BC's Top Employers for 2021, one of Canada's Top 100 Employers for 2021 and one of Canada's Top Family-Friendly Employers in 2021.
This is your opportunity to build your career and to gain a better understanding of all the public service has to offer, such as competitive employee benefits , amazing learning opportunities and a chance to engage in rewarding work with an award winning employer . The BC Public Service encourages a healthy work/life balance that enables you to take advantage of the community and surrounding area in which you live. For more information, please visit What The BC Public Service Offers You .How to Apply:
Your application must clearly demonstrate how you meet the job requirements list above.Cover Letter: NO -
Please do not submit a cover letter as it will not be reviewed.Resume required: YES -
A resume is required as part of your application, however, it may not be used for initial shortlisting purposes.Online Questionnaire: YES -
As part of the application process, you will be prompted to complete an online questionnaire to demonstrate how you meet the job requirements.
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A Criminal Record Check (CRC) will be required.
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Applicants selected to move forward in the hiring process may be assessed on the Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Competencies as outlined in the attached Job Profile located at the bottom of the posting.
Applications will be accepted until 11:00 pm Pacific Standard Time on the closing date of the competition.
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