Senior Energy Specialist

Regional District of Kootenay Boundary

Senior Energy Specialist

(Temporary 2 Year Term)

The Regional District of Kootenay Boundary (RDKB), comprised of five electoral areas and eight municipalities with a total population of 31,447 residents, is seeking a Senior Energy Specialist for a term of 2 years with the possibility of extension.

Reporting to the Manager of Infrastructure and Sustainability, the Senior Energy Specialist is responsible for directing: in partnership with FortisBC, you liaise with City staff, stakeholders and the public to support actions and plans that move the RDKB into a low carbon energy future. You will use your leadership and creativity to implement the RDKB’s Strategic Community Energy Emissions Plan (Electoral Areas) and the Corporate Green House Gas Reduction Plan.  Explore opportunities to promote, demonstrate or pilot programs and partnerships to reduce energy use.  Knowledge of energy efficient technologies, program and policy development, and experience writing detailed reports, performing data, and policy analysis.

This is an excellent career opportunity for a dedicated and experienced Senior Energy Specialist with the required technical skills who wishes to join a forward thinking organization. You would become a key member of the Regional District of Kootenay Boundary management team.

The ideal candidate will have: You have a minimum of five years’ relevant experience, a degree in engineering, planning, natural resource management or related field, and accreditation in one of the following: Certified Energy Advisor, Certified Energy Manager, graduate degree (in public policy, sustainability, resource management or related business field), Registered Professional Engineer, Registered Professional Planner or Sustainable Energy Management Advanced Certificate. Core competencies include leadership, diplomacy, technical expertise, communication, decision making and risk analysis.

The Regional District is prepared to offer a competitive salary commensurate with knowledge and experience, including a comprehensive benefit package. This position will remain open until filled but interested applicants are encouraged to submit a letter of interest and résumé to:

Goran Denkovski
Regional District of Kootenay Boundary
202 – 843 Rossland Ave., Trail, BC V1R 4S8
Phone 1-800-355-7352

For a detailed job description and more information on the Regional District of Kootenay Boundary, please visit

We thank all applicants for their interest; however only candidates selected for further consideration will be contacted.

Organization: Regional District of Kootenay Boundary
Location: Trail, BC
Region: West Kootenay / Boundary
Professional Category(s): Energy Management
Posted: May 22, 2019, 2:52 pm
Expires: June 21, 2019, 4:30 pm

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