Position: Nuxalk Marine Manager
Salary: $50,000 - $60,000
Organization: Nuxalk Nation
Location: Bella Coola BC (option to start remotely but with intention to move here)
To work closely with the Nuxalk Stewardship Director, Nuxalk Marine Use Coordinator, Central Coast Indigenous Resource Alliance (CCIRA) Marine Fisheries & Science Team, BC Marine Planning Partnership (MaPP) Implementation Coordinator, and Coastal First Nation communities to implement key elements of their marine plans.
Nuxalk Stewardship represents a wide variety of initiatives and projects including marine planning and operations with the goal of ensuring long-term sustainability. Nuxalk’s water, land, air, and plant and animal life are the most diverse in all of Canada, including valuable economic and social benefits.
The Marine Manager coordinates Central Coast First Nations technical activities related to fisheries, ocean protection and shipping response, Nuxalk marine stewardship, habitat restoration, compliance and monitoring by implementing Nuxalk governance over Nuxalk territory.
SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED
CANDIDATE SHOULD POSSESS
***Please be sure to include BOTH your current resume AND a cover letter.***
Critical Success Factor
The core of our business is serving the Indigenous community; therefore, a critical success factor for any person who joins our team is to have an in-depth understanding of Indigenous people and Indigenous culture, preferably with strong British Columbia connections.
Team members are expected to have gained this understanding through lived experiences, whether it is from being of Indigenous ancestry or working closely with Indigenous communities. We encourage all to apply.
The candidate should be self-motivated, be able to work in a highly dynamic team environment, deliver projects under tight time constraints, and have a willingness to live, work, and play in a remote community. We ask you seek housing options before accepting the position.
NOTE: Nuxalk operates in a distributed office environment due to Covid-19. Currently, members of our technical teams live and work from the Lower Mainland, BC Interior, South and Central Coast and Vancouver Island. Candidates for this position should be prepared to work at home.
Salary depends on work experience, management abilities, and marine knowledge.
Income Tax, employee EI premium, employee pension and health contributions will be deducted from salary accordingly.
Reports to: Nuxalk Stewardship Director and informs Nuxalk leadership and citizens
Supports: CCIRA Marine Planner, CCIRA Marine Fisheries & Science Team, and Nuxalk Stewardship team
Applicants are asked to submit letters of application, with resume or CV, providing details of work experience and two references.
Position will be posted until filled.
Post Office Box 65
Bella Coola, British Columbia V0T 1C0
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Oct 21 2020 ID: 57756