Ministry of Forests
100 Mile House
$63,446.31 – $72,142.65 annually
Bring your commitment to excellence in sustainable forest management.
The BC Wildfire Service (BCWS) is a unique program of government tasked with the responsibility of
preventing and managing wildfire on the landscape. With a workforce of approximately 1600 the
program’s staff are dedicated to undertaking the BCWS mandate in delivering effective wildfire
management and emergency response support to protect values, while encouraging sustainable,
healthy and resilient ecosystems.
This position is responsible for performing a core set of functions related to fire response and fire
The BC Public Service is committed to creating a diverse workplace to represent the population we
serve and to better meet the needs of our citizens. Consider joining our team and being part of an
innovative, inclusive and rewarding workplace.
For information about the Indigenous Applicant Advisory Service please visit: Indigenous Applicant
Advisory Service – Province of British Columbia (gov.bc.ca)
Qualifications for this role include:
• Degree in a field related to forestry, resource management or equivalent knowledge, plus 1
year recent related experience; or
• Technical diploma in a field related to forestry, resource management, or equivalent
knowledge, plus 3 years recent related experience; or
• Grade 12 plus 5 years related experience or an equivalent combination of education and
o Related experience is defined as operations or other disciplines related to natural
• Minimum 2 years of demonstrated supervisory experience.
• Valid class 5 driver license.
Preference may be given to candidates with Incident Commander 4 or higher.
For more information and to apply online by January 25, 2023, please go to: