Request for Expressions of Interest for a consultant to submit industrial licenses of occupation applications

Contract

Applications Close: July 17, 2024

Purpose & Objectives:

West Moberly is seeking a qualified and experienced consultant to prepare and submit completed, professional, and precise licenses of occupation applications to the Ministry of Water, Land and Resource Stewardship for a construction camp and contractor yard in northeastern BC, which will support potential industrial projects in the surrounding area. These licences of occupation currently overlap existing tenures held by a third party. The licences of occupation application deadline will be 30 days after being retained.

Requirements

Qualifications & Experience:

A professional or team with previous experience in preparing and submitting professional and accurate industrial licenses of occupation applications to the Ministry of Water, Land and Resource Stewardship within a very short timeframe.

Desired credentials, capabilities, and qualifications include:

  • Experience with and knowledge in applying for industrial licenses of occupation.
  • Commitment and desire to working with Indigenous groups and communities.
  • Preference given to those with experience working collaboratively with Indigenous groups and communities especially with West Moberly First Nations.

Information provided in the EOI by interested parties should include:

  • Introduction - summarize any unique experience, skill sets, approaches, or understanding of the scope of work that you think would be relevant.
  • Profile - identify relevant background, education, and lived or worked experience relevant to this role.
    • In this section, proponents are invited to self-identify their relationship to West Moberly or another Indigenous community.
  • Experience - identify your experience with similar projects.
  • Timeline: projected dates for completion of deliverables
    • Fees – A fee breakdown for this work per application, including travel costs (if any), outlining assumptions and limitations of work; and estimated timeline.
    • Resources – please provide your CV and/or the CV of any team members available for or assisting with this work.
    • References – provide at least 2 references.

How to Apply

EOI Submissions:
Completed EOI’s are to be submitted to:
Tammy Brown, TLE Lead, tlelead@westmo.org

Conflict of Interest:
Respondents are asked to disclose in their EOI any actual or potential conflicts of interest and existing business relationships they may have with West Moberly.

Submission deadline:
Interested respondents should provide their response via email by 4:30 pm MST on July 17, 2024

Any response received after this date may not be considered.

Additional Information:
For more information, please contact Tammy Brown, TLE Lead, tlelead@westmo.org