Job Opportunity:Ministry of Public Safety and Solicitor General Prince George

A great opportunity to take the next step in your career

The BC Coroners Service is responsible, under the Coroners Act, for conducting thorough, independent investigations of all factors contributing to the unexpected, unattended or unexplained deaths of persons in BC; and for issuing related recommendations to assist in preventing future deaths and improving community safety and quality of life for all British Columbians. 

Additional details may be found at:  www.gov.bc.ca/coroners/

The Coroner is a medical/legal death investigator appointed under s. 54 of the Coroners Act by the Chief Coroner and is responsible for establishing and making public the identity of the decedent, when, where, how and by what means the decedent died for reportable deaths in BC. The Coroner concludes the investigation by way of a Coroner’s Report or may preside over a jury at an Inquest.  In addition, the Coroner makes recommendations where appropriate to prevent future loss of life under similar circumstances.

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.

Qualifications for this role include:

  • Completion of a degree or diploma in a health, legal, medico-legal, or social sciences field plus 5 years’ experience in a related field or an equivalent combination of education and relevant experience.


Preference may be given to applicants with the following:

  • Experience managing varied, high-volume and time sensitive workloads
  • Experience providing safe, respectful service that reflects an understanding of cultural differences and requirements.

For more information and to apply online by February 19, 2020, please go to: https://bcpublicservice.hua.hrsmart.com/hr/ats/Posting/view/67160

Attention: only applications submitted through the BC Public Service’s employment website (see link above) will be accepted.