Manager of Protective Services

Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District

Manager of Protective Services

The Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District (ACRD) is seeking a dynamic leader to join our team as the Manager of Protective Services.

The Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District (ACRD) is situated in the heart of Vancouver Island. It includes the municipalities of Port Alberni, Tofino, and Ucluelet, the Treaty Nations of Huu-ay-aht, Uchucklesaht, Toquaht and Yuułuʔiłʔatḥ and six electoral areas, all-encompassing the West Coast’s most dramatic and majestic landscapes.

Reporting to the Chief Administrative officer, the Manager of Protective Services will re-invigorate Emergency Response in the Alberni Valley and will be the key manager responsible for evaluating, planning and leading the Emergency preparedness of the Alberni Valley and for providing leadership, coordination and organizational management support to the Fire Chiefs of three ACRD Volunteer Fire halls.   

The ideal candidate will have demonstrated superb planning, leadership, organization and management skills. This high profile role requires a professional with excellent interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to interact effectively with an elected regional board, a management team, first responders, emergency preparedness officials, residents, a wide variety of volunteers, community groups and government agencies.  The complete job description is available at

This exempt position offers an attractive salary and comprehensive benefits package. The office is located in Port Alberni, which offers quality affordable housing in the heart of world-class recreational and outdoor opportunities. Qualified applicants are invited to forward their resume by 4:30 pm on Friday, July 19, 2019 to:

Wendy Thomson, Manager of Administrative Services
Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District
3008 Fifth Avenue, Port Alberni, BC V9Y 2E3
Phone:  (250) 720-2706

We thank all applicants in advance for their interest, however; only those under consideration will be contacted.

Organization: Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District
Location: Port Alberni, BC
Region: North and Central Vancouver Island / Sunshine Coast
Professional Category(s): Emergency Preparedness/Planning
Posted: June 21, 2019, 2:59 pm
Expires: July 19, 2019, 4:30 pm

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