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Environmental Coordinator II - Regular Full-Time
Municipality: Township of Langley This posting closed on

October 19, 2020
at 4:30 PM
Job ID: 20-U091 (Please quote job ID on resume when applying)
Department: Water Resources and Environment
Job Description: Join a “Community of Communities” – the Township of Langley, home to approximately 135,000 residents, is committed to providing progressive business, housing, and recreational opportunities, while balancing its unique mix of urban growth and rural beauty. A truly fun and beautiful place to work, the Township of Langley offers competitive salaries; excellent benefit packages; municipal pension plan; employee wellness programs; and, opportunities for professional development and career growth.

The Township of Langley is currently recruiting for a regular full-time Environmental Coordinator II to join our team of professionals in the Engineering Division; Water Resources and Environment Department. Reporting to the Manager, Water Resources and Environment, in this unionized position you will be responsible for implementing and coordinating environmental protection and quality related to municipal works projects, developments and adaptive management strategies.

Responsibilities:
• Formulate draft environmental objectives and policy including the design, implementation and evaluation of environmental programs
• Perform site inspections, ensure compliance with environmental requirements for capital works projects and approve development applications and construction plans
• Provide technical expertise, advice and guidance on environmental matters, including regulatory and other requirements of senior levels of government
• Coordinate and expedite the processing and approval of environmental authorization applications through regulatory agencies
• Prepare and develop project information and plans for internal contacts, environmental regulatory agencies and interest/stakeholder groups
• investigate environmental complaints, perform testing and provide expert advice related to spills, unauthorized discharges and environmental emergencies
• Coordinate community engagement activities designed to raise awareness and impact change
• Develop and maintain collaborative working relationships with community stewardship groups, not for profit agencies, other municipalities, government agencies, developers and stakeholders
• Perform other related work, as required

Qualifications:
• Undergraduate or post graduate degree in Environmental Science, Sustainability, or a related discipline
• Registration or eligibility for registration in a professional association related to the work, plus some professional experience in environmental management, or an equivalent combination of training and experience
• Considerable knowledge of the practices, principles and procedures used and of the legislation, policies and regulations governing environmental land use and development
• Recent experience with and the ability to navigate provincial and federal regulatory environmental approval processes for in-stream works projects
• Strong interpersonal and organizational skills, enthusiasm and the ability to communicate effectively with the public and a variety of stakeholders is essential
• Ability to prepare reports and recommendations on environmental aspects, extensive computer familiarity with proficiency in visual presentations and spreadsheets is required
• Considerable independence of judgement combined with a solid education and experience from a technical and scientific perspective, and demonstrated project management skills
• Experience in municipal government will be considered an asset

In order to be considered for this position, candidates must have the following valid and current certifications/licenses (must be valid at the time the posting closes) and these must be attached with your application. Applications without the attached required documents below will be deemed incomplete and will not be considered. Please title your attachments with the number of this competition and have these documents ready to upload when you apply:
• BC Class 5 (full-privilege) driver’s license or equivalent driver’s license for where you reside. You must include with your application a current Personal Driving Record (select the 5 year option if obtaining online) that has been obtained within 6 months of the closing date. To obtain a copy of your Personal Driving Record, please contact ICBC directly or the driving authority where you reside. Please note that a copy of your Driver’s Licence and the Drivers Factor Report will not be accepted.

The CUPE rate of pay for this position is $43.90 - $51.87 per hour (5 steps, 2020 rates) plus benefits. The hours of work are Monday to Friday 8:30am – 4:30pm. Some evening and weekend work may be required.

If you wish to pursue this exciting career in a growing community, please visit tol.ca/careers to apply.

Internal closing date for this competition: October 14, 2020
External closing date for this competition: October 19, 2020

We appreciate all applications; however, only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.
Web Address: tol.ca
Address: Township of Langley
4th Floor Civic Facility
20338 65 Avenue
Langley, BC, V2Y 3J1
E-mail:
Opening Date: October 5, 2020 08:30 AM
Closing Date: October 19, 2020 04:30 PM

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