Heritage & Natural Resources Manager

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Haida Gwaii
Posted 3 weeks ago


Heritage & Natural Resources Manager


Reporting to the Director of Lands, the Heritage & Natural Resource Manager oversees the program areas associated with the implementation of the Strategic Land Use Agreement, the Kunst’aa Guu-Kunst’aayah Reconciliation Protocol and the Haida Gwaii Land Use Objectives Order. This position includes close collaboration with other departments and external government staff. The HNRD Manager is responsible for a wide range of areas including but not limited to Forest Stewardship & Monitoring, Solutions Table, HNRC, and HGMC technical support, GIS Mapping services & Archaeological monitoring.

Key duties & responsibilities:

  • Oversee the delivery of Heritage & Natural Resources operations ensuring existing policies, procedures, regulations are followed and continue to develop when required.
  • Supervise a team of seasonal and regular staff. Ensures staff are trained in all aspects of their duties and meet safety standards. Ensures the inclusion of capacity building opportunities and succession planning.
  • Develop, implement, maintain HNRD programs, budgets, work plans and services with in the HNRD department.
  • Participate in bodies providing oversight or management of areas as assigned.
  • Assess departmental, staffing and fiscal needs of the programs and services annually and bring forward recommendations to the Director.
  • Provide logistical and where applicable resource support towards emergency and high-risk situations.
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Undergraduate degree in Natural Resource Management, Outdoor Recreation or related field with 3 years’ experience; or an equivalent combination of training, skills and experience
  • Experience in budget and contractor oversight and management of people;
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and collaboration skills
  • Experience in the development and implementation of operating plans and policies;
  • Knowledge of Haida Culture and Haida Gwaii natural history;
  • Skilled in field work, physically able to perform field duties
  • Must have a valid class 5 B.C. driver’s license

How to apply:
Submit your cover letter and resume to: careers@haidanation.com

Deadline for applications:
Open until filled

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