Sustainability Manager

Website Greater Victoria Harbour Authority

Greater Victoria Harbour Authority, a non-profit organization, manages key properties in Victoria Harbour. Join our team of dedicated people supporting Victoria’s working harbour.  We offer competitive compensation and excellent learning and growth opportunities.

Greater Victoria Harbour Authority (GVHA) is currently seeking a full-time Sustainability Manager to provide strategic and operational guidance and oversight to GVHA concerning sustainability and environmental initiatives. This role builds awareness and compliance internally and externally for GVHA’s Sustainability Program.

Ideally, you have post-secondary education in environmental science, sustainable community development or a related field. At least 3 years experience in a research or policy development field. A minimum of 3 years experience drafting policies and best practices is preferred. Experience implementing project management methodology is an asset. You have knowledge of local, regional, and international sustainability issues. Proficient with all MS Office applications.

The successful candidate will demonstrate strong initiative and relationship building skills, excellent interpersonal and communication skills, strong organizational skill set and attention detail, and enjoys working collaboratively in a diverse and busy office environment.

A full job description is available at https://gvha.ca/careers/opportunities/

Please submit your resume and cover letter outlining your experience and salary expectations to
Janet Lapaire at hr@gvha.ca by Thursday, October 27, 2022.

As a federally regulated organization, GVHA follows all public health orders, as such all employees may be required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment. Applicants who cannot be fully vaccinated based on a protected legal ground as defined in the Canada Human Rights Act may request an accommodation.

At Greater Victoria Harbour Authority, we are committed to recruiting a diverse workforce that represents the community we serve.  Indigenous applicants, people of colour, all genders, LGBT2Q+ and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.  Accommodations will be provided upon request during the selection process.

To apply for this job email your details to hr@gvha.ca.