Ministry of Forests
July 27, 2023
N/A, Powell River
Job Type
Application Deadline
August 15, 2023
British Columbia


Ministry of Forests
Powell River (Hybrid)

This position is also posted as a STO under REQ103076. Lesser qualified applicants may be considered for appointment at a lower level. Flexible work options are available; this position may be able to work up to two (2) days at home per week subject to an approved telework agreement.

Licensed Authorizations Officer
$67,931.58 - $ 86,624.56 annually

The Licensed Authorizations Officer provides professional advice and may make decisions regarding the allocation of resources and adjudication of resource authorizations for the Natural Resource Sector. This position designs, leads and coordinates multiple medium to large resource projects and provides decision support for decision-makers. The Licensed Authorizations officer develops and maintains partnerships with officials from all levels of government, First Nations, stakeholders and clients/resource users to obtain input on and resolve land and resource issues.

The BC Public Service is committed to creating a diverse workplace to represent the population we serve and to better meet the needs of our citizens. Consider joining our team and being part of an innovative, inclusive and rewarding workplace.

For information about the Indigenous Applicant Advisory Service, please visit: Indigenous Applicant Advisory Service - Province of British Columbia (

Qualifications for this role include:

  • Registered, or immediately eligible for registration, with Forest Professionals British Columbia (FPBC). Note: Immediately eligible for registration is defined as being able to transfer a current membership from an applicable jurisdiction to the BC association within six (6) months of employment. Confirmation of registration/ eligibility is required before an offer of employment can be made.
  • Degree in the natural resource field or equivalent as recognized by the relevant association.
  • Experience working with theories, legislation, practices, concepts, and process in natural resource management.
  • Experience in consulting, negotiating, and resolving conflicts with stakeholders and partners in natural resource management.

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