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June 26, 2013
Natural Resources 7
Justice and Solicitor General
The Undercover Unit of the Special Investigations and Forensic Services Section is looking for a Special Investigator who will be responsible for planning, developing and conducting Fish and Wildlife undercover investigations in support of the branch?s provincial compliance assurance program. The Special Investigator, independently, and in conjunction with a team, conducts complex undercover investigations in response to extensive illegal activities that negatively impact resources on a Provincial, National and International scale. The successful candidate will have a thorough understanding of the relationship between the branch and other organizations, departments and agencies, combined with an ability to work collaboratively to meet objectives. Knowledge of specialized investigative techniques, applicable provincial and federal Acts along with other related statutes affecting investigations is required to perform the role. Highly developed communication skills, the ability for prompt decision-making and the skills to lead and be part of a team are essential to the role.
This position is required to travel on short notice throughout the province for extended time periods to complete the assigned duties. This position requires evening, weekend and shift work.
A related applied degree in conservation law enforcement or natural resource management with considerable related experience, or a technical diploma in natural resource management or related field with extensive related experience. The successful completion of a nationally recognized covert training program would be considered an asset. Preference will be given to those with progressively responsible supervisory experience. Equivalencies will be considered.
$2,349.69 to $3,022.94 bi-weekly
Final candidates will be asked to undergo a security screening. This competition may be used to fill current and future vacancies across the Government of Alberta. Candidates with lesser qualifications may be considered at a lower classification level and salary.
Candidates must be eligible for appointment as an Alberta Peace Officer and possess a valid Class 5 Driver's License.
How to Apply
Please submit your application online by clicking on the "APPLY NOW" button below. Only one file can be uploaded. Please ensure your cover letter; resume and any other related documents are submitted in one file. PLEASE INCLUDE YOUR E-MAIL ADDRESS AND JOB ID 1017869 ON YOUR RESUME. Applicants can track competition status online.
If you are unable to apply online, submit your resume and cover letter to Lori Montes, Alberta Justice and Solicitor General, Human Resource Services, 9th Floor John E. Brownlee Building, 10365 - 97 Street, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 3W7. Fax: 780-644-1395
We thank all candidates for their interest; however, only individuals selected for interviews will be contacted. Due to the large volume of applicants, we cannot confirm that our office has received resumes. Applicants who apply online will receive an e-mail acknowledging receipt of their application.
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