CVSE Regional Manager
Management Band 4
This position cannot be performed virtually.
This position is excluded from union membership.
An eligibility list may be established.
In additional to Regional Manager position, Commercial Vehicle Safety and Enforcement is also hiring for a Deputy Regional Manager position. For more information please click here.
Bring your vision, leadership and strategic planning skills to this important role
The Commercial Vehicle Safety & Enforcement (CVSE) contributes to public safety by enforcing laws and regulations related to commercial vehicle safety and vehicle equipment standards in British Columbia, including provisions of the Motor Vehicle Act, the Commercial Transport Act, the Transportation Act, the Motor Fuel Tax Act, the Passenger Transportation Act and the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Act. CVSE staff promote road safety through the implementation and management of the National Safety Code, Commercial Vehicle Inspection Program, Private Vehicle Inspection Program, Commercial Transport Program, Transport of Dangerous Goods Program, the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance Program and by representing CVSE on road safety bodies to coordinate and harmonize commercial transport and vehicle equipment and safety standards. This 24 hour a day, 7 days a week operation requires frequent evening and weekend work.
The Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure South Coast Region (SCR) prides itself on living their value statement of Seeing Things Differently. Creating an Impact. Reaching There Together. As part of SCR’s commitment to providing the best possible service for the residents of British Columbia, the SCR is committed to building the best possible team.
The South Coast Regional Manager, CVSE, is responsible for planning, directing, and managing the Region’s CVSE resources and programs in both Districts (Lower Mainland and Vancouver Island) and for overseeing the enforcement of 7 Acts and Regulations through the issuance of Permits, Violation Tickets, Notice and Orders, Appearance Notices and Vehicle Impoundments. The position provides leadership and management to a diverse group of CVSE staff, located in numerous communities, in a large geographic area. The position acts as focal point regarding show cause hearings resulting from poor carrier performance, unsatisfactory audits results and non-compliance issues. In addition, the position is responsible for providing input into the development of provincial enforcement policies, standards, procedures and legislation. The position may be required to Chair or participate on provincial committees and initiatives. This role also provides advice, interpretation and direction to industry officials, elected officials, other enforcement agencies and the general public with regards to all CVSE policies, programs and legislation.
Coquitlam is located in the Lower Mainland 10-15 km from downtown Vancouver. The community of Coquitlam features plenty of green space, with over 890 hectares and 80 municipal parks and natural areas in the community. The trail system in the city is exceptional for walking, running, hiking, and cycling, with more than 90km of trail access including a portion of the Trans Canada Trail. Coquitlam is a vibrant community that is home to many festivals, seasonal celebrations, art and culture.
The BC Public Service is committed to creating a diverse workplace to represent the population we serve and to better meet the needs of our citizens. Consider joining our team and being part of an innovative, inclusive and rewarding workplace.
For complete details about this opportunity, including accountabilities, please refer to the attached job profile. For specific position related enquiries, please contact Janelle.Straite@gov.bc.ca. DO NOT SEND YOUR APPLICATION TO THIS EMAIL ADDRESS. For more information about how to create or update your profile and how to submit your application, please refer to the Job Application page on the MyHR website. If you are still experiencing technical difficulty applying for a competition, please send an e-mail to BCPSA.Hiring.Centre@gov.bc.ca, before the stated closing time, and we will respond as soon as possible to assist you.
NOTE: Applications will be accepted until 11:00 pm Pacific Time on the closing date of the competition.
In order to be considered for this position, your application must clearly demonstrate how you meet the education and experience as outlined below:
- Related Bachelor’s degree or technical diploma such as in engineering or management and 7 years current experience in the Commercial Transport Industry, or an equivalent combination of education and experience; Preferable to have Compliance and enforcement training courses such as the Justice Institute of BC Investigation and Enforcement Skills Certificate;
- Experience in business writing and communication;
- Demonstrated experience organizing and managing complex concurrent initiatives;
- Administration experience including supervising staff;
- Experience delivering and conducting presentations and seminars.
- Airbrake endorsement, certificate or training;
- CVSA certificate or training;
- Dangerous Goods certificate or training;
- Provincial Peace Officer status;
- Valid BC Driver’s licence with no more than 9 points within the previous 5 year period;
- Willing and able to travel based on operational requirements.
Applicants selected to move forward in the hiring process may be assessed on the Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Competencies as outlined in the attached Job Profile located in the Additional Information section at the bottom of the posting.
A Criminal Record Check (CRC) and Criminal Record Review Act Check (CRRA)
Cover Letter: YES – A cover letter is required as part of your application. The content and/or format of your cover letter may be evaluated as part of the assessment process.
Resume: YES – Ensure your resume includes your educational accomplishments, employment history including start and end dates (month and year) of your employment, and any relevant information that relates to the job to which you are applying.
Questionnaire: YES – You will be required to answer a standard questionnaire.