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Senior Inspector of Mines – Permitting

Ministry of Energy, Mines & Petroleum Resources Full-Time  Anywhere 21 Aug 2019

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Ministry of Energy, Mines & Petroleum Resources
Kamloops

Senior Inspector of Mines – Permitting
$70,049.77 – $87,622.74 annually

This position is also posted as a Scientific Technical Officer 30R via Requisition 63755.

The Mines, Competitiveness and Authorizations Division (MCAD) manages and facilitates the responsible development of BC’s mineral resources. MCAD’s main focuses are: ensuring safe and environmentally responsible mineral exploration, mine development and closure; providing timely permitting decisions; promoting BC’s many mineral opportunities and fostering a positive and supportive environment for staff; implementing the Premier’s Jobs Plan commitments and contributing to the achievement of the Province’s social, economic and environmental goals.

The Senior Inspector of Mines – Permitting provides leadership and supervision to a team of professional/ technical employees and administrative staff responsible for the review and issuance of permits and authorizations for all exploration and small mines in the region under the authority of the Mines Act. This includes inspecting mines to monitor compliance and enforcement of mining and reclamation activity, managing consultation processes with other agencies, assessing environmental risk and setting reclamation bonds.

Qualifications for this role include:

  • Relevant degree in mining, geoscience or another discipline with a specialization in soil sciences, with preference for a Mining Engineer.
  • Must be registered, or immediately eligible for registration, with the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of the Province of British Columbia, Association of British Columbia Forest Professionals, or British Columbia Institute of Agrologists. Note: immediately eligible for registration is defined as being able to transfer a current membership from an applicable jurisdiction. Applicants must confirm their eligibility with the appropriate BC association [APEGBC, ABCFPBCIA]. Confirmation of registration/eligibility will be required before an offer of employment can be made.
  • Experience in the mining operations field, including at least five years of progressively responsible experience at a senior mine engineer or manager level, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Preference may be given for 7 or more years of experience.
  • Experience with a broad range of mining activities including exploration, site development, construction, mining methods, processing methods and support operations.
  • Experience with Indigenous Nations consultation processes.
  • Experience leading/supervising staff.
  • Valid BC driver’s licence.

For more information and to apply online by September 17, 2019, please go to: https://bcpublicservice.hua.hrsmart.com/hr/ats/Posting/view/63754

 

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

For more information and to apply online by September 17, 2019, please go to: https://bcpublicservice.hua.hrsmart.com/hr/ats/Posting/view/63754

 

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

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