Our Regional Services team provides front-line service to customers who range from famers and homeowners, to rural municipality administrators and councillors, people who work with other government agencies, watershed associations, irrigation districts, and engineering consultants. We are searching for an enthusiastic individual to join a team of technical and professional staff performing this important work.
As the leader of the east central team some of the duties you will be responsible for are to manage the regulatory provisions of The Water Security Agency Act, which requires the issuance of decisions and orders on water disputes (formal complaints) and the issuance of water rights and approval of water works. You will oversee the region’s issues management and water resource and environmental management responsibilities and activities ensuring general correspondence is prepared and responses to Minister and client inquiries are promptly handled. You will participate in the resolution and reconciliation of regional water concerns of various government organizations, municipal governments, private sector agencies, special interest groups and individuals and recommend and/or approve water resource development project approvals.
You will work among a diverse and passionate team of professionals, both internal and external to WSA, in the fields of engineering, water quality, ecology, law, sociology, public policy, local governments that are leading this exciting challenge in our province.
The successful candidate should possess a degree in Engineering with designation as a Professional Engineer with the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Saskatchewan and 8 years of progressively more responsible directly related experience; or Masters Degree in Environmental Science or similar discipline and 8 years of progressively more responsible directly related experience.