Northeastern British Columbia


Fort Nelson

Friday, May 04, 2018


Date Posted:

May 04-May 31, 2018

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Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations & Rural Development
Dawson Creek & Fort Nelson, BC

Job Title:

District Manager (2)

Starting Date:



Salary: $86,000 to $112,000 annually (plus isolation allowance in Fort Nelson)
The BC Public Service offers a competitive salary and benefits package; four weeks annual vacation to start; a pension plan that ranks among the best; extensive training, growth and development opportunities including the Pacific Leadership Scholarship program for employees and family; a Deferred Salary Leave Program; a balance between work and life commitments; and much more!
Relocation assistance may be provided.


Positions available in Fort Nelson and Dawson Creek however, this position can be performed from any of the following communities: Fort Nelson, Fort St John or Dawson Creek. Preference will be given to Fort Nelson and Dawson Creek.

We are looking for dedicated leaders with strong skills in: leadership, communication, relationship building and achieving results to oversee our Natural Resource Districts in two of our locations in northern British Columbia.

Qualifications for this role include:

  • University degree in a field related to Natural Resource Management or Business/Public Administration and 4 years of related experience; or
  • Master’s degree in a field related to Natural Resource Management or Business/Public Administration and 3 years related experience; or
  • Diploma in a field related to Natural Resource Management or Business/Public Administration and a minimum of 7 years related experience.

Showcase your leadership. Join BC’s Natural Resource Sector

The District Manager oversees a dynamic team of technical, administrative, and professional staff, and is accountable for sector-wide land and resource management operations within a Natural Resource District.

In this role you will provide leadership, direction and expert advice on the delivery of services in integrating and coordinating natural resource services within the District. You will be responsible for operational program delivery, financial management, human resource management, business planning, change management, project management, statutory and delegated decision-making, issue resolution, interĀ­ and intra-agency coordination, stakeholder and First Nation relations and client service.

How to Apply:
For more information and to apply by May 6, 2018, please go to: .

Competition Number: 49577

Attention: only applications submitted through the BC Public Service’s employment website (see link above) will be accepted.

Closing Date:

May 31, 2018