Project Manager

BC Public Service -> Strategic Services/Service BC
Posted 11 days ago

Job Description

There is currently one temporary opportunity available until June 28, 2024 which may be extended or become permanent.

This is a VIRTUAL POSITION that can be performed from any office of the Service BC located within the province. The locations listed are to assist applicants in searching for this opportunity. For specific information about a location not listed, applicants must contact the Hiring Manager to confirm if working remotely from that location could be considered. Work locations are subject to operational requirements and space availability.

An eligibility list may be established for future permanent and/or temporary vacancies.

This position is excluded from union membership.

On November 1, 2021 the BC Public Service announced the COVID-19 Vaccination Policy that 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.

An excellent senior opportunity for a dedicated professional

The Procurement Management Office (PMO) is a newly created office within Service BC that will lead a major procurement project for the Provincial Contact Center. Following a defined lifecycle, engaging with stakeholders and collaborating with multiple operational business areas, the PMO has the responsibility to produce the best outcomes possible. This significant, high-complexity, high-value contract which will provide services to ministry partners and the citizens of British Columbia.

Service BC provides service delivery to the public through multiple access points including over the counter, telephone and online, and implements cross-government service delivery initiatives to improve services to citizens and businesses. The Service BC Division includes: 65 Service BC Centres; the Service BC Contact Centre, BC Registry and Online Services; and the Provincial Identity Information Management Program (IDIM).The Strategic Services Branch leads initiatives and provides corporate services that support a best-in-class service organization. This includes service analytics, transformative business practices, process improvement, finance, workforce, and communications. We bring the suite of services together as a high-performing organization.

Within Service BC Division, our people and our culture are important to us. We look for people who are motivated to deliver an excellent service experience to citizens, businesses, colleagues, peers, clients and partners. Our vision is to deliver innovation, value, and service excellence to the citizens of British Columbia and our aspirational goal is to become a best-in-class public service delivery organization. We believe in being kind and helpful, and we are committed to delivering “Service with Heart”.

The position manages the development, implementation and evaluation of major projects, or business components of large multi-faceted projects with multiple key deliverables. Projects are taken from original concept through to final completion.

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 (

For complete details about this opportunity, including accountabilities, please refer to the attached job profile. For specific position related enquiries, please contact DO NOT SEND YOUR APPLICATION TO THIS EMAIL ADDRESS. For more information about how to create or update your profile and how to submit your application, please refer to the Job Application page on the MyHR website. If you are still experiencing technical difficulty applying for a competition, please send an e-mail to, before the stated closing time, and we will respond as soon as possible to assist you.

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

Job Requirements: In order to be considered for this position, your application must clearly demonstrate how you meet the education and experience as outlined below:


Degree in public administration, business administration, or related field AND a minimum of 3 years of *recent related experience; or an equivalent combination of education or experience may be considered.


Experience collaborating effectively with partners and stakeholders to initiate or influence policies or programs. Experience managing multiple projects or leading a component (e.g., sub-project) of a major project. Experience in conducting research and analysis of quantitative and/or qualitative information to support the development of policy or the evaluation of programs. Experience leading staff.

Preference may be given to applicants with the following:

Procurement experience. Formal training in project management methodology.

CRC - A Criminal Record Check (CRC) will be required.


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

Resume: YES - Ensure your resume includes your educational accomplishments, employment history including start and end dates (month and year) of your employment, and any relevant information that relates to the job to which you are applying.

Questionnaire (COMPREHENSIVE): YES - As part of the application process, you will be prompted to complete a comprehensive online questionnaire to demonstrate how you meet the job requirements. Please allot approximately 60 minutes to complete the questionnaire.

IMPORTANT: Comprehensive questionnaire responses will be used to shortlist applicants against the job requirements. Please 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 your accountabilities and accomplishments.

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