Employment Opportunity: Firesmart Coordinator

The Village of Hazelton is seeking a qualified person to fill the position of a FireSmart Coordinator from September 2021 to March 2022. The FireSmart Coordinator will be responsible for the facilitation of FireSmart related activities for the Village of Hazelton, District of New Hazelton and Electoral Area B within the Regional District of Kitimat Stikine. The position is responsible to ensure that the FireSmart activities are supported, developed and implemented in accordance with Provincial guidelines and the direction and policy provided by the Village of Hazelton.

The successful candidate will have the ability to work independently, have excellent organizational, planning and project management skills and the proven ability to effectively communicate with administration, other Municipalities and Government agencies, as well as the public. Qualified candidates will demonstrate excellent verbal and written communication skills including the ability to write correspondence, research, prepare reports and public education materials and the capability to make effective presentations to a variety of audiences. Proficiency with Microsoft Office is essential for this position. An ability to effectively lead work groups and positively contribute to a team environment are a requirement.

This is a contract position ending no later than March 30 2022.

Please send a cover letter and detailed resume with references by September 10, 2021 via email to: info@hazelton.ca