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Manager of Forestry Business
Municipality: District of Mission This posting closed on

September 24, 2018
at 12:00 AM
Job ID: 2018-05 (Please quote job ID on resume when applying)
Department: Forestry
Job Description: Are you committed to quality and professionalism and you are a goal-oriented leader with a proven record for creativity and innovation? If so, this opportunity may be the right fit for you because we are looking for a detail-oriented individual to manage the financial matters and contract administration of the District’s forestry business and assist in the overall management of Tree Farm Licence #26.
Duties: You will assist in the management and administration of the Tree Farm Licence including integrating the biological and economic productivity of the Tree Farm Licence while balancing the needs for timber, wildlife habitat, watershed protection, recreation and education. You will work with local First Nations and a wide range of stakeholders, including the provincial and federal governments, members of the forest products industry, recreation user groups and other interest groups and the public at large.

With your strong analytical and problem-solving skills, you will prepare budgets and monitor expenditures, prepare and report on internal financial statements, including variance analyses.
Educational Requirements: You will be a Registered Professional Forester with a post-secondary degree in public or business administration, forest resources management or forestry operations, or a related discipline supplemented by related studies. In terms of experience, you will have a minimum of 8 years related experience at a senior level within the public or private sector as well as with crown land forest tenure management and administration, forest recreation and user group engagement, and consultation/engagement with First Nations.
Salary: This excluded position offers a wage rate commensurate with your qualifications and experience along with a comprehensive benefits package.
Web Address:
Address: District of Mission
8645 Stave Lake Street, Box 20
Mission BC V2V 4L9
Opening Date: September 6, 2018 12:00 AM
Closing Date: September 24, 2018 12:00 AM
*We thank all interested candidates however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.