Asset Management Assistant - CLK 15R

BC Public Service
Posted a month ago
Grand Forks,
Full Time

Job Description

Posting Title CLK 15R - Asset Management Assistant

Position Classification CLBC Clerk N15

Union GEU

Location Castlegar, BC V1N 4P5 CA Cranbrook, BC V1C 7G5 CA Grand Forks, BC V0H 1H4 CA Invermere, BC V0A 1K0 CA Multiple Locations, BC CA (Primary) Nelson, BC V1L 6K1 CA Revelstoke, BC V0E 3K0 CA

Salary Range $53,673.52 - $60,707.45 annually

Close Date 3/14/2023

Job Type Regular Full Time

Temporary End Date 11/25/2023

Ministry/Organization BC Public Service -> Ministry of Forests

Ministry Branch / Division BCWS

The BC Wildfire Service (BCWS) is a unique area of government tasked with the responsibility of preventing, managing and suppressing unwanted wildfire on the landscape. Approximately 1600 field workers - comprising technical experts, strategic thinkers and fire operations staff - are dedicated to undertaking the BCWS mandate in delivering effective wildfire management and emergency response support to protect life and values at risk, encouraging sustainable, healthy and resilient ecosystems.

This position is responsible for assisting with the coordination of a wide range of asset management practices within the Fire Centre’s geographic area relating to asset, fleet and facilities management.

Job Requirements:

Grade 12 graduation or equivalent

Preference may be given to applicants with:

Experience working with heavy equipment and basic wildland firefighting equipment. Experience in contract and procurement management. Experience in facilities, assets (including inventory management), or vehicle fleet management Experience creating and managing spreadsheets, and working with standard computer applications (e.g., Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook). Provisos and Willingness Statements:

Valid Class 5 driver's licence. To be flexible regarding ongoing changes in responsibilities, assignments and corporate structures. To keep current on emerging issues. To take in-house training and certification as required. To fly in aircraft (fixed wing and rotary) as required. To work extended hours, including weekends, and be on standby with limited notice in accordance with the preparedness plan. To travel and overnight in remote locations where accommodations may vary as required. To participate in ICS positions as assigned. To work under adverse or stressful conditions, including smoke, extreme heat and mountainous terrain in remote and isolated conditions.

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About this Position:

3 positions available. There is currently one temporary opportunity in Revelstoke until November 25, 2023, one seasonal auxiliary position in Cranbrook until November 25, 2023, and one seasonal auxiliary position in Castlegar until November 25, 2023. An eligibility list may be established to fill future Asset Management Assistant seasonal auxiliary positions within the Southeast Fire Centre, locations may include: Castlegar, Cranbrook, Grand Forks, Invermere, Nelson, Revelstoke, and Shoreacres.

Working for the BC Public Service:

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How to Apply: Your application must clearly demonstrate how you meet the job requirements listed above.

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

Resume: YES - A resume is required as part of your application, however, it may not be used for initial shortlisting purposes.

Questionnaire: YES (COMPREHENSIVE) - You will be prompted to complete a comprehensive online questionnaire to demonstrate how you meet the job requirements. Ensure you include all relevant information about your educational accomplishments and employment history including job titles, start and end dates (month and year) of your employment, and how you obtained your relevant experience. Please allot approximately 60 minutes to complete the questionnaire.

Helpful tips, videos and more regarding the application process can be found on the Your Job Application page of MyHR. If you are experiencing technical difficulty applying, e-mail, before the stated closing time, and we will respond as soon as possible.

Additional Information:

A Criminal Record Check (CRC) will be required.

The BC Public Service COVID-19 Vaccination Policy 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.

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 at the bottom of the posting.

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

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