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JOB OPPORTUNITY: Chairperson – C-NLOPB

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The Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador Offshore Petroleum Board is an independent joint agency of the Governments of Canada and Newfoundland and Labrador. It is responsible for the regulation of petroleum activities in the Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador Offshore area, including:

  • the health and safety of offshore workers;
  • protection of the environment during offshore petroleum activities;
  • management and conservation of offshore petroleum resources;
  • compliance with the provisions of the Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador Atlantic Accord Implementation Act that deal with Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador employment and industrial benefits;
  • issuance of licences for offshore exploration and development; and
  • resource evaluation, data collection, curation, and distribution.

The Board consists of the Chairperson and six part-time member positions and has a staff of 86 employees. It reports to the Government of Canada and the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador through each respective Minister responsible for energy.

The principal role of the Chairperson is to assure development of the strategic direction for the Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador Offshore Petroleum Board, and to promote the Board’s mission and objectives to the public. Moreover, it is the Chairperson’s responsibility to act as the liaison between the Members of the Board and the Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador Offshore Petroleum Board, along with the two governments, and stakeholders.

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