• Indigenous Relations Team Lead
  • Location
    810 Blanshard St, Victoria, BC| British Columbia
  • Job ID
  • Views
  • Date Posted
  • Expiry Date
  • Type of Job
    Full Time
  • Salary
    CAD $75,454.69 - $96,020.36 annually
  • Min. Experience
    3 years to less than 5 years
  • Min. Education
    Other trades certificate or diploma
Job Details
Ministry of Forests
Fort St. James, Mackenzie, Prince George, Vanderhoof (Hybrid)

Flexible work options are available; this position may be able to work three (3) or more days at home per week subject to an approved telework agreement.
This position is also posted as a STO 27 under requisition 111281.

Indigenous Relations Team Lead
$75,454.69 - $96,020.36 annually

For more information and to apply online by April 24th, 2024, please go to: https://bcpublicservice.hua.hrsmart.com/hr/ats/Posting/view/111280
Job Description
BC Timber Sales (BCTS) is a unique program of the Ministry of Forests. Working collaboratively with regional and district operations, BCTS plans, develops and auctions a substantial portion of the province’s annual available timber volume.

The Indigenous Relations Team Lead works within the BCTS business area and is instrumental in developing and maintaining positive relationships with Indigenous Peoples to advance BCTS’ dedication to true and lasting reconciliation.

To find out more about our program check out the BCTS website.

For information about the Indigenous Applicant Advisory Service, please visit: Indigenous Applicant Advisory Service - Province of British Columbia (gov.bc.ca).

Qualifications for this role include:
• Registered, or eligible for registration, as a professional (i.e., Registered Professional Forester) with the BC association as required by the specialty area, and three (3) years of experience related to natural resource or Indigenous Peoples relationship management.
• Experience in successfully negotiating/mediating solutions with Indigenous Peoples’ communities.
• Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
• Must possess at minimum a valid Class 5 BC driver’s licence.

Preference may be given to applicants with one (1) or more of the following:
• Experience with contract management.
• Experience or education in forestry or natural resource management.
• Experience or education related to Indigenous Peoples relationship management.
• Experience conducting research and analysis related to land use, resource management, social or economic development issues.
• Demonstrated experience in interest-based negotiation or mediation.