Engineers and Geoscientists BC Continuing Professional Development Committee Member

Location:
Burnaby, BC
Date Posted:
February 22, 2019
Closing Date:
Open Until Filled
Status:
2 Year Term

Position Title: 

Engineers and Geoscientists BC Continuing Professional Development Committee Member

Purpose:

The role of the Continuing Professional Development (CPD) committee is to advise on the development and implementation of CPD policies.

Reporting Structure:

This is an advisory committee reporting to Council

Duties and Expectations:

CPD committee members are responsible for:
  • Advising on policies, needs and opportunities for member’s professional development;
  • Conducting periodic review of the CPD Guidelines;
  • Providing oversight and monitoring of the implementation of the CPD program; and
  • Attend scheduled meetings.

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Have a minimum of 5 years of experience as a professional member and be in good standing with Engineers and Geoscientists BC;
  • Be knowledgeable of the Engineers and Geoscientists BC CPD program and guideline; and
  • Knowledge or experience with professional development requirements of other regulators or associations would be an asset.

The committee is currently looking for representation from:

  • P.Geo.’s and/or P.Eng's;
  • Volunteers outside the lower mainland; and
  • Volunteers working in government (including crown corporations).

Term of Office:

  • Two year term;
  • Looking to fill a minimum of 2 vacancies.

Average Time Commitment:

Group members should expect:
  • Up to six meetings to be scheduled per year, approximately 2 hours in length;
  • Approximately 1 hour of preparation time to be required per meeting;
  • Occasional input required via email;
  • All meetings to be held at the Engineers and Geoscientists BC office in Burnaby during business hours; and
  • Members who are unable to attend in person have the option of teleconferencing.

Benefits:

  • Opportunity to advance the profession by sharing your knowledge and experience;
  • Acquire new knowledge and expand your professional network;
  • Authorized travel expenses will be reimbursed for out of town members when in person attendance is required;
  • Earn CPD credits; and
  • Volunteer recognition.
 
Engineers and Geoscientists BC is committed to creating a welcoming and inclusive environment that values and respects diversity, both within our organization and in our larger community.
To apply for this position please send your cover letter and resume in one PDF document to Human Resources at .
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