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Lake Simcoe Region Conservation Authority

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​Environmental Regulations Analyst

1 Year Full Time Contract, Newmarket

Hourly Wage Range: $39.81 - $46.57

Reporting to the Coordinator, Permitting, you will review applications for development under the Conservation Authorities Act, Ontario Regulation 179/06 and other relevant legislation while providing exceptional customer service.

What you offer

  • A post-secondary education in Environmental Sciences, Geography or other related fields and minimum three years' experience required.
  • A working knowledge of Section 28 of the Conservation Authorities Act and Ontario Regulation 179/06 and other environmental legislation, planning statements and technical guidelines.
  • Knowledge and experience in evaluation of construction plans and technical reports such as Environmental Impact Statements and the ability to relate them to development applications.
  • Experience with Conservation Authorities, Municipalities or Government Agencies, an asset.
  • Strong interpersonal, communication and written abilities are required.
  • Strong communication, analytical, negotiation and facilitation skills.
  • Proficient with the use of Microsoft Office applications (including Teams, Outlook and Word) and ArcGIS mapping software.
  • As this position works in a fast-paced team environment, team building skills and the ability to deal with change are essential.
  • A valid G class driver's license.

What you will do

  • Review applications for development and issue permits in accordance with the regulations passed under Section 28 of the Conservation Authorities Act.
  • Provide advice to the public regarding the Conservation Authority's mandate, regulations, permits, development policies and environmentally significant areas.
  • Process approvals for works within regulated areas.
  • Conduct site inspections as required and investigate and negotiate a resolution related to permits issued by the Conservation Authority.
  • Consult with land use planning agencies regarding the authority policies and procedures on various land use planning and regulation issues.
  • Assist in the Authority's Flood Warning and Forecasting System as required.
  • Perform other related duties as directed by the Coordinator, Permitting.

Start Date

September 2022

Hours of work

8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Possible weekend and evening work if required

Currently, this position is eligible to apply for hybrid work.

Please forward a single pdf document that includes a résumé and covering letter to the Authority's Human Resources, referencing Competition #21-2022, by 4:00 pm on September 2, 2022, to careers@LSRCA.on.ca.

The Authority is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005, the Authority will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment, selection and/or assessment process to applicants with disabilities. If you are contacted regarding this competition and you require disability related accommodations, please inform Human Resources.

All personal information is collected in accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act. We thank all applicants for their interest in the Authority; however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.