Fort St John

Fort St. John, located in northeast British Columbia along the world famous Alaska Highway, is the centre of the province’s oil and gas industry. A vibrant community of 19,000 people, including many families with young children, it is not only one of the fastest growing cities in all of Canada but also is a great place to live, work, raise a family and retire.
The Commission’s Fort St. John office is the largest of five offices, and employs a diversified work force of over 120 employees.

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Current Opportunities - Fort St John

The Specialist, Security & Emergency Management, leads the Commission’s security management activities. This includes development of regulation; participating in and contributing to audits of permit holder security management plans and programs; and providing direction and recommendations to ensure regulatory compliance. The position exercises considerable independence, discretion and sound judgement, responsible for the development of industry guidance documents and processes, and directly supports Commission staff at all levels on security issues with strategic advice based on experience, information sources and anticipated threats.


Closing Dates: July 19, 2019

The Natural Resource Officer assesses, evaluates, manages and renders final decision by issuing permits and approvals under the land, forest and water acts.  Authorizations are granted with respect to environmental reviews, consultation and notification requirements and agricultural reviews related to oil and gas industry applications.  The incumbent assesses, evaluates and makes recommendations on applications under the Oil and Gas Activities Act and National Energy Board related to the oil and gas industry.

Closing Dates: July 17, 2019