Wednesday, 20 September 2017 16:48

Full Time Response Readiness Coordinator



Western Canada Marine Response Corporation (WCMRC) is a Transport Canada certified Response Organization, whose mandate is to ensure there is a state of preparedness in place and to mitigate the impact when an oil spill occurs. This includes the protection of wildlife, economic and environmental sensitivities, and the safety of both the responders and the public.

We are seeking a Full Time Response Readiness Coordinator to join our Response Readiness team, located at our corporate office in Burnaby, B.C. 

The Response Readiness Coordinator will be responsible for supporting the Response Readiness team in the planning and execution of certification and training activities. This position will also assist in developing Geographic Response Strategies and developing and maintaining Area Plans and Incident Command System (ICS) tools.

To be successful in this role you will bring a minimum of one to three years of previous business experience, preferably in a response readiness or emergency response setting and completion of a post-secondary degree or diploma, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.  Experience using Geographic Information System in a portal/online mapping environment will be considered an asset.  You will need to be a collaborative team player, able to coordinate and interact with multiple people and projects, and skilled at managing changing and shifting priorities. In addition, strong computer skills, including proficiency with all MS Office applications are required.  Business travel will be required.

At WCMRC we value open and honest communication that fosters a climate of trust, integrity in all our business practices, success through competency, creativity and teamwork, and being a steward of the environment.  We believe that putting our values into practice creates long-term benefits for our employees, shareholders, stakeholders, suppliers and the communities we serve.

If you share our company values and have the necessary knowledge, experience and enthusiasm to succeed in this position, then we would like to hear from you.  To apply, send a cover letter and detailed resume.


We thank you in advance for your response and regret that only those individuals who are selected for an interview will be contacted.


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