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 BC Oil and Gas Commission (Commission) is the provincial single-window regulatory agency with responsibilities for regulating oil and gas operations in British Columbia, including exploration, development, pipeline transportation and reclamation.
The Commission’s core roles include reviewing and assessing applications for industry activity, consulting with First Nations, ensuring industry complies with provincial legislation and cooperating with partner agencies. The public interest is protected through the objectives of ensuring public safety, protecting the environment, conserving petroleum resources and ensuring equitable participation in production.
The Engineer, Safety Oversight is part of the Engineering Strategic and Technical Service Branch responsible for the development, implementation and maintenance of the regulatory oversight system for monitoring and mitigating regulated activity safety risks. The Safety Regulatory Oversight System will follow a Plan, Do, Check, Act cycle and the incumbent will monitor the system for effectiveness.
The Lead Network Administrator is primarily responsible for the design, planning, operation, and day-to-day management of the Commission’s network, servers, switches, network-connected devices, and data communications. The incumbent is a critical resource responsible for the overall network design, ensuring the network infrastructure adequately supports the Commission’s needs.