Practice Review Committee Member

Location:
Burnaby, BC
Date Posted:
August 23, 2017
Closing Date:
Open Until Filled
Status:
2 Year Term


Purpose

The Engineers and Geoscientists BC Practice Review Committee is an action committee reporting to Council.
Its mandate is to administer the Practice Review Guide and policies of the Association.

Reporting Structure

Committee members report to Council.

Duties and Expectations

This position is responsible for:

  • Adjudication of Practice Review files;
  • Selection and appointment of General and Technical Reviewers;
  • Training of Reviewers;
  • Review of Practice Review Challenges;
  • Liability and legal issues;
  • Dispute resolution;
  • Monitoring of the Practice Review process and recommending improvements; and
  • Attending meetings in person, by telephone, webcast or other electronic means of communication.

Skills and Qualifications

  • A registered professional with Engineers and Geoscientists BC in good standing; and
  • A minimum of 15 years’ experience.
There is currently one vacancy:
  • A Professional Geoscientist with experience in assessments of natural hazards.

Term of Office

  • Two year term, renewable to a six year maximum unless otherwise extended by Council.

Average Time Commitment

  • Meetings are held approximately six times per year from 4:00 pm – 6:30 pm at Engineers and Geoscientists BC’s office in Burnaby.
  • Between meetings members must review approximately 30 practice review reports and be prepared to comment on the results of each report at the following meeting (each report should take approximately 15 minutes to review).

Benefits

  • Opportunity to advance the profession by sharing your knowledge and experience;
  • Learn new skills and expand your business network;
  • Authorized travel expenses will be reimbursed;
  • Earn credits for CPD and Engineers and Geoscientists BC service awards; and
  • Volunteer appreciation.

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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