Ontario Public Service Careers - Job Preview
Apply By: Tuesday, July 2, 2013 11:59 pm EDT Print this pagePRINT

Competition Status: Position Filled

Approximately 81 individuals applied for this opportunity.

We have completed the recruitment process and successfully hired the top candidate into the position.

To look for other job opportunities that match your skills and experience go to Job Search. You may also subscribe to our Job Alert service to receive emails when new jobs open up that match your determined search criteria.

Thank you for your interest in the Ontario Public Service.

Organization:    Ministry of Natural Resources
Division:    Field Services Division, Peterborough District
City:    Kingston, Peterborough
Job Term:    1 Temporary assignment/contract for up to 6 months, with possibility of extension
Job Code:    PRP19 - Resources Planning & Mgt PM-19
Salary:    $69,399.00 - $88,946.00 Per Year
Posting Status:    Open
Job ID:    54376
 View Job DescriptionView Job Description

Please note: This position can be located in either Peterborough or Kingston.

Consider this exciting, challenging opportunity where you will lead and manage a team of multi-disciplinary professionals working on key ministry priorities including renewable energy, species at risk, resource management planning, communications and information management.

Peterborough - 300 Water Street, Peterborough K9J 8M5
Kingston - 51 Heakes Lane, Kingston K7M 9B1

What can I expect to do in this role?

In this role you will:

-lead and ensure implementation of District Programs including: information management, communications, preparation of resource management plans, approval processes for proposed development and other projects to achieve ecological sustainability;
-work in accordance with overall provincial policy, strategic, land use and resources management plans;
-participate in district, ministry, inter-ministry and external to OPS committees and partnerships;
-manage, coach and mentor all staff.

How do I qualify?

• You can foster an inclusive work environment with employees and stakeholders.
• You have experience delivering results while managing a diverse, high-performing team.
• You have expertise in planning, implementing and managing complex projects, business and work plans, with a proven track record of achieving targets while operating in a climate of constantly changing and conflicting priorities.
• You have demonstrated skills in managing financial budgets and human resources/labour relations.

Communication/Stakeholder Relations:
• You have demonstrated interpersonal, negotiation, consultation, conflict resolution skills and ability to resolve and provide recommendations on complex and contentious land use and resource management issues.
• You have experience preparing correspondence, internal briefing notes and reports and products to promote sustainable resource management.
• You have experience building and maintaining relationships across the organization as well as with external partners such as resource users and aboriginal communities.
• You have good judgement, political acuity to deal with highly visible, complex and politically sensitive issues.

Program Delivery Experience:
• You have demonstrated ability to interpret and apply resource management-related policies and legislation, ensuring compliance.
• You have proven analytical, issues management, and problem-solving skills to identify and rectify problems in program delivery.
• You have knowledge and understanding of policy and program planning, analysis, and development techniques and methods.
• You have proven project management skills.

Knowledge/Technical Skills:
• You have thorough knowledge of the theory, principles and practices of resource and ecosystem planning and management.
• You have applied knowledge and understanding of GIS and data management practices and standards.
• You have knowledge of the Occupational Health and Safety Act and regulations concerning health and safety.

Additional information:

  • 1 Temporary, duration up to 6 months, 51 Heakes Lane, Kingston, East Region or 300 Water Street, Peterborough, East Region
Compensation Group:   Management Compensation Plan
Schedule:   6
Category:   Management and General
Posted on:   Monday, June 17, 2013
All external applicants (including former employees of the Ontario Public Service) applying to a competition in a ministry or Commission public body must disclose (either in the cover letter or resume) previous employment with the Ontario Public Service. Disclosure must include positions held, dates of employment and any active restrictions as applicable from being rehired by the Ontario Public Service. Active restrictions can include time and/or ministry-specific restrictions currently in force, and may preclude a former employee from being offered a position with the Ontario Public Service for a specific time period (e.g. one year), or from being offered a position with a specific ministry (either for a pre-determined time period or indefinitely). The circumstances around an employee's exit will be considered prior to an offer of employment.
Remember: The deadline to apply is Tuesday, July 2, 2013 11:59 pm EDT. Late applications will not be accepted.

We thank you for your interest. Only those selected for further screening or an interview will be contacted.

Job advertisements for positions that have been designated bilingual will be provided in both English and French on the website. Positions that are not designated bilingual are not translated and are displayed in English only on both the English and French versions of the website.

Les annonces d'emploi pour les postes désignés bilingues sont publiées en anglais et en français sur le site Web. Les annonces pour les postes qui ne sont pas désignés bilingues ne sont pas traduites et elles figurent en anglais seulement, tant dans la version française que dans la version anglaise du site.

The Ontario Public Service is an inclusive employer.
Accommodation is available under the Ontario Human Rights Code.

Note: The only website where you can apply on-line for positions with the Ontario Public Service is http://www.gojobs.gov.on.ca

Canada's Top 100 Employers Greater Toronto's Top Employers Canada's Top Family-Friendly Employers Canada's Best Diversity Employers Top Employers for Canadians Over 40 Canada's Greenest Employers Canada's Top Employers for Young People