The MRC Pontiac is looking for a new director in land use planning and the environment.
The MRC office told CHIP 101.9 that this hiring process is preparing the retirement of the current director of the territory, Régent Dugas, scheduled for later this year.
The sector of land-use planning and management is large. It includes the various fields aimed at the planning and development of forest, wildlife, agricultural, rural, semi-urban and urban areas. Under the authority of the Director General and Secretary-Treasurer, the Director of the “Land Use Planning and Environment” department is responsible for the complete management of the activities of their sector by ensuring the realization of all the activities and the development of the members of their team. As a resource person, both with the municipalities and with the members of their team, they work closely with the directors of other departments on files that require it. They collaborate closely with the general management regarding the orientations to be taken in terms of management and development of the territory. They see to the administrative and financial management according to the programs and policies in effect and collaborate with management to ensure optimal management of the information, material, administrative and operational resources of their team and of the organization as a whole. They actively participate in the development and maintenance of a healthy work climate, in a spirit of cooperation and mutual aid among the department’s employees and with all personnel.
Your work and that of your team has a direct impact on the internal workings of the organization and the delivery of services to our municipalities.
Undergraduate university degree in forestry, planning, urbanism, geography or other
Membership in the Ordre des ingénieurs du Québec would be considered an asset;
Five  years of relevant experience, including  in management;
Basic knowledge of the Quebec forest regime [public and private forest];
Knowledge or experience in hardwood forests would be an asset;
Fluency in English and French, both written and spoken;
Knowledge of municipal affairs and geomatics [would be an asset];
Knowledge of geomatics and mapping software [would be an asset];
Excellent knowledge of the Office Suite [Word, Excel, Outlook, etc.] and ability to adapt to
This position is permanent and full-time, 35 hours a week. The salary will be established according to the salary scale in effect at the MRC Pontiac.
Interested candidates must send their application no later than Friday, September 11 at 4:00 p.m., to the attention of Mr. Bernard Roy, at the following coordinates:
By fax: (819) 648-5810
By email: rh mrcpontiac.qc.ca
Director of Land Use Planning and Environment
602 Route 301 North
Campbell’s Bay, Quebec J0X 1K0