BC Local Government Job Posting Service

Forestry Initiatives Coordinator

Full-Time Exempt
Competition #19-54

The City of Quesnel is a vibrant community where 10,000 people live within the city limits and another 13,000 live in the surrounding area and call Quesnel home. Quesnel is located in the central interior of British Columbia. If you're moving here from one of the larger centres in the province, you'll be amazed by the affordable housing costs, accessible amenities, and short commutes, we're able to get out and enjoy the nature that surrounds us. From hockey to soccer, downhill skiing to aquafit and trail running, yoga to zumba, or a more rural lifestyle with hunting, fishing to peaceful snowshoeing, there is plenty to keep you and your family as busy as you want to be in Quesnel. Here, we live a well-rounded lifestyle; we don't believe in working hard for a life you can't enjoy. We're friendly and approachable. It's in our nature to welcome you and your family, warmly.

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The City of Quesnel is looking for a Forestry Initiatives Coordinator to join our team. Reporting to the Quesnel Forestry Initiatives Manager, this position will be the backbone of the Forestry Initiatives Program by carrying out: coordination, communications, administration, research, and grant writing functions as well as assisting the Forestry Initiatives Manager, to convene the necessary meetings and associated travel arrangements, involved in the initiative. This position requires collaboration, time management, and exceptional computer and writing skills. Must have a bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in one or more of the following areas: communications; business; forestry/natural resource management; planning; community and/or regional economic development, with a minimum of 5 years’ work-related experience in communications; business administration; forestry or natural resource management.

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This position has a salary range of $55,000 to $65,000, commensurate with education and experience and includes a comprehensive benefit package, Municipal Pension Plan and relocation assistance.

Posting Date: October 30, 2019

Application Deadline: November 13, 2019

How to apply:
Please send your resume with competition number, in confidence to:
Human Resources Manager
City of Quesnel
410 Kinchant Street
Quesnel, BC V2J 7J5

Apply online or Email: (Word or pdf document only please)

Location: Quesnel, BC
Region: North Central / Cariboo
Professional Categories: Communications,Forestry/Arboriculture
Posted: October 30, 2019, 11:03 am
Expires: November 13, 2019, 4:30 pm