Project Manager

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$71.7K–$90.9K a year is estimated salary for this role in Vancouver, BC.
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Project Manager
Scientific Technical Officer

This position can be performed from multiple communities and the location of the position is negotiable.
This is a temporary opportunity until March 31, 2023, and may be extended
An eligibility list may be established for future temporary or permanent vacancies.

On November 1, 2021 the BC Public Service announced the COVID-19 Vaccination Policy that defines the conditions and expectations for BC Public Service employees regarding vaccination against COVID-19. Among other possible measures, proof of vaccination will be required. It is a term of acceptance of employment that you agree to comply with all vaccination requirements that apply to the public service. More information can be found here.

If this position interests you and you meet the required criteria, we look forward to your application.

The Oil and Gas Division is responsible for developing and creating a positive climate for the economic, environmental, and socially responsible development of BC’s natural gas and petroleum resources for the benefit of all British Columbians.

The Project Manager is responsible for managing the planning and implementation of policies and programs for a high-profile project in the petroleum and natural gas upstream sector. The Project Manager is responsible for managing a project’s scope, budget, and schedule. At the same time, this position will forge strong relationships and work with other ministries, First Nations, and industry to find the balance between economic development, fair return, and environmental integrity necessary to support the development of strategic project plans within the natural resource program area.

The DWOG is an award winning employer and offers employees competitive benefits, amazing learning opportunities and a chance to engage in rewarding work with exciting career development opportunities. For more information, please see What We Offer.

DWOG 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.

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For complete details about this opportunity, including accountabilities, please refer to the attached job profile.

NOTE: Applications will be accepted until 11:00 pm Pacific Standard Time on the closing date of the competition.

Job Requirements:
In order to be considered for this position, your application must clearly demonstrate how you meet the education and experience as outlined below:
Degree, diploma, or equivalent in the natural resource field or an equivalent combination of education/training plus, 5 or more years’ experience working in a natural resource discipline.
Formal Training in project management or an equivalent combination of training and experience.
Minimum 4 years of experience managing multiple projects or leading a component (e.g., sub-project) of a major project or regional initiative.
Experience in managing project teams.
Experience managing relationships with senior level stakeholders.

Applicants selected to move forward in the hiring process may be assessed on the Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Competencies as outlined in the attached Job Profile located in the Additional Information section at the bottom of the posting.

A Criminal Record Check (CRC) will be required.


Cover Letter: NO – Please do not submit a cover letter as it will not be reviewed.

Resume: YES – Ensure your resume includes your educational accomplishments, employment history including start and end dates (month and year) of your employment, and any relevant information that relates to the job to which you are applying.

Questionnaire (BASIC): YES – As part of the application process, you will be prompted to complete an online questionnaire to demonstrate how you meet the job requirements.

Contact Dean Stratton,

CEO, Direct West Oil and Gas Limited.

1-250-303-0940 within Canada.

1-778-412-7975 outside Canada.