Natural Resources Manager
Carcross Tagish/First Nation

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Posted: 07-08-2020

Closes: 07-24-2020

 

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PO Box 130. Carcross, Yukon Y0B 1B0
(867) 821-4251
www.ctfn.ca

Employment Opportunity

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Job Title: Natural Resources Manager

Department: Heritage, Lands & Natural Resources

Status: Permanent

Salary: $65,034.98 - $83,547.60

Closing Date: July 24, 2020

JOB SUMMARY
Reporting to the Director, Heritage, Lands & Natural Resources, the Natural Resources Manager is responsible for implementing and administering Fish and Wildlife Management, Forest Resource Management, the Mining and Field Operations and Environmental Monitoring programs for the Carcross/Tagish First Nation (C/TFN).
Additionally, this position plays a critically important role in the ongoing development and fostering of Nation to Nation relationship building.

DUTIES AND RESPONSBILITIES
• Implementing and administering Fish and Wildlife Management programs such as harvest management, administering the Basic Needs level harvests including issuing permits, licenses or tags
• Providing Fish and Wildlife management recommendations internally and to boards, committees and councils as require
• Implementing advice and recommendations from the Land Management Board
• Conducting, implementing and administering Fish and Wildlife Management Planning
• In collaboration with the Governance Department and HLNR Management Team, assist with the development and implementation of C/TFN Legislation such as the Wildlife Act, as well as regulations and bylaws
• Participate in development of a GIS database, by providing guidance for establishment of natural resource datasets
• Plan and implement, review and evaluate research programming: Fish and Wildlife, Forestry, Water, Ecology (Research Center of Excellence)
• Assist in the ongoing implementation of the GC/TFN Final Agreement

QUALIFICATIONS
• Post-secondary degree in Renewable Resources Management, Fish and Wildlife Management, Environmental Sciences, Forest Management or related discipline, a related Master's degree will be considered an asset
• 3- 5 years of management and leadership experience
• 3- 5 years of experience in Fish and Wildlife
• Knowledge of C/TFN traditional territory, customary practice, and culture
• Ability to resolve disputes and conflict
• Strong negotiating skills
• Excellent communication, organizational and interpersonal skills
• Ability to work as a member of a dynamic team as well as independently
• Working knowledge of Final Agreements, in particular related to land management matters
• Experience in writing reports
• Experience supervising employees
• Excellent interpersonal communication skills including oral, written and presentation
• Completion of Peacemaking Circle Training is encouraged and will be considered an asset

CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT
• RCMP Criminal Record Check
• Valid class 5 Yukon driver's license
• Standard First Aid
• Must be willing and able to travel both in and outside of Yukon

We encourage all qualified applicants to apply however preference will be given to Carcross/Tagish First Nation citizens on all competitions for C/TFN.

We thank all those who apply and advise that only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.

Please Note:

• No compensation will be given for moving costs and applicants must be eligible to work in Canada.
• Job descriptions are available from GC/TFN Human Resource Department

PLEASE QUOTE THE COMPETITION TITLE ON YOUR APPLICATION WHEN APPLYING.
APPLICATIONS/RESUMES MUST BE RECEIVED BY 11:59PM ON THE CLOSING DATE.

Apply to: Carcross/Tagish First Nation Human Resources Department
Box 130, Carcross, Yukon Y0B 1B0
Phone: (867) 821-4251 Ext 8269
Email: HumanResources@CTFN.ca

 



Details

Positions open: 1
Hours per Week: Full-Time
Wage: $65,034.98 - $83,547.60
Availability:

Full Time Permanent

Application Process

Applicants must include:
  • Resume

Apply to: Carcross/Tagish First Nation, Human Resources Department