ENERGY TRANSITION MANAGER
ONSHORE / OFFSHORE WIND DEVELOPMENT
The Municipality of the District of Guysborough (MODG) is seeking an Energy Transition Manager to join the senior management team and become a key member of the Economic Development Department.
Energy transition to cleaner, renewable sources and focus on climate change mitigation and reduction of carbon emissions is driving significant economic development and investment interest in MODG. MODG has significant strategic land holdings that position the Province of Nova Scotia to harness renewable resources; provide access to optimal marine ports; transportation corridors for import and export of products; and servicing of energy infrastructure.
The Energy Transition Manager will have the primary responsibility to manage all third-party energy developments tied to the transitioning energy sector, emerging renewables and green hydrogen developments with MODG. This will involve significant communication; liaison with developers, other levels of government, residents, and stakeholders to advance wind development projects that are sustainable, responsible, and beneficial for our Municipality.
The preferred candidate will have a blend of energy and industrial project management / development experience, sound technical knowledge within the industry and general economic and business acumen. A strong record and history of community engagement would be considered an asset.
MODG is a progressive local government with a high level of current investment activity and offers a unique opportunity for an individual to grow with our community. MODG offers a high level of service and is an equal opportunity employer offering a full benefits and competitive salary package, with the salary being negotiated based on qualifications. Our employees also participate in a four day work week program. A relocation package may also be offered if applicable.
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Qualified candidates with serious interest should forward an application package to the undersigned by Friday, March 31, 2023 at 12:00 pm. Packages should be clearly marked “APPLICATION PACKAGE – ENERGY TRANSITION MANAGER” and may be submitted in person, by mail or email to the following address:
MUNICIPAL CLERK/HR COORDINATOR
MUNICIPALITY OF THE DISTRICT OF GUYSBOROUGH
P.O. BOX 79, 33 PLEASANT ST.
GUYSBOROUGH, NS B0H 1N0