Wildlife Biologist

Location
Hybrid
Prince George
Period of Employment
Permanent
Hours Per Week
35
Hours of Work
Full Time
Date Posted
Closing Date

Ministry of Water, Land and Resource Stewardship

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.
One permanent opportunity is available in Prince George.
There will be occasional travel required; therefore, willingness to travel should be an important consideration in your application.
An eligibility list may be established to fill future temporary and permanent vacancies in Prince George.
Employees of the BC Public Service must be located in BC at the time of employment.

Wildlife Biologist
$73,855.42 - $84,134.34 annually

The Ministry of Water, Land and Resource Stewardship is accountable for integrated land and natural resource management, including objective setting for land and marine environments, effectively managing cumulative effects, and advancing reconciliation with Indigenous Peoples, environmental sustainability, and economic growth.

The Wildlife Biologist implements and supports wildlife management. This position will lead, develop, and/or contribute to programs, projects and initiatives for the management, protection and recovery of species, habitats and ecosystems. This position will also develop science-based reports and standards, provide recommendations for management actions and contribute to projects to address large-scale resource management issues or initiatives.

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 (gov.bc.ca).

Qualifications for this role include:
• Minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in biological sciences or related field.
• Minimum four (4) years of related experience (or an acceptable combination of education and experience), including field-based biological sampling, analysis and reporting, and providing advice within a regulatory regime.
• Registered (or eligible) as a Registered Professional Biologist (RP Bio) in B.C. with the College of Applied Biology within six months of employment.
• Experience assessing and monitoring natural resources.

For more information and to apply online by December 18, 2023, please go to: https://bcpublicservice.hua.hrsmart.com/hr/ats/Posting/view/106911