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May 2019 - Logistics Assistant Co-op - Multiple Locations

Location: 

Calgary, AB, CA Delta, BC, CA

Teck Resources Ltd.

Logistics Assistant Co-op Student

Locations: Multiple Locations – Calgary, AB & Delta (Westshore Terminals), BC

Duration: 4 months              

Year of Study: 1st to 4th year

Closing Date: January 20, 2019

 

Why consider Teck Resources Ltd. for your Co-op Placement?

Teck Resources Ltd. hires more than 100 co-op students each year to work at our various Canadian operations.  We offer a diverse range of experiences and relevant work to expand your learning. Teck also offers the chance to live and work in some of the world’s most amazing locations where year-round local attractions and recreational choices are unlimited for the outdoor enthusiast!  We have world-class mountain biking, skiing, hiking and fly fishing all at your doorstep. We offer a work life balance, with flexible work schedules.

Professional benefits of working as a co-op with Teck Resources Ltd.

  • Competitive salary and assistance with travel costs and co-op fees
  • A combination of field and office work exposure to logistics in an industrial environment
  • Previous co-ops at Teck Resources Ltd. are given first consideration for professional positions upon graduation 
  • Students work closely with a group of professional and senior level professionals on site

Requirements

Successful candidates must be motivated self-starters, able to work under minimal supervision and be able to manage several projects simultaneously. The positions also require strong written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills.  A strong working knowledge of MS Word and Excel is necessary, and a working knowledge of PowerPoint, would be advantageous.

Teck Resources Ltd. - Coal Division coop students obtain the knowledge and skills required to deal with any challenge that may arise at a large-scale mining operation.  Our employees are versatile, flexible and well-equipped to handle each project with confidence.

Responsibilities

  • The successful candidate will be a team member within the Logistics group and will provide assistance with the daily operations and activities.  
  • Be a courageous safety leader, adhere to and sponsor safety and environmental rules and procedures
  • Provide assistance with team members when evaluating Logistics capabilities including capacity and growth needs
  • Actively support the development of effective logistics to maximize the competitiveness of the Company
  • Preparation of various reports including meeting notes, initial vessel specific projections, variance, port performance, moisture addition, blend splits and final lab analysis.
  • Prepare load plans, moisture addition instructions for Terminals, train-dumping instruction for Terminals, data entry, special projects observation, straggler train reconciliation and ISO/customer inquiries.
  • Compile estimation of stockpile residual tonnes.
  • Participate in data collection and assessment for port and rail service analysis

Qualifications

  • Knowledge and interest of project management and capable of participating in multiple projects simultaneously
  • Advanced analytical, problem solving and decision making abilities
  • Ability to operate independently and/or as part of a team as required to achieve optimal results
  • Excellent computer skills, particularly with Microsoft Suite applications such as Excel and PowerPoint

Qualified applicants interested in joining a dynamic team are encouraged to submit a resume and cover letter electronically.

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for the position; however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

Your application to this posting is deemed to be your consent to the collection, use and necessary disclosure of personal information for the purposes of recruitment. Teck respects the privacy of all applicants and the confidentiality of personal information.

Teck is a diversified resource company committed to responsible mining and mineral development with major business units focused on copper, steelmaking coal, zinc and energy. Headquartered in Vancouver, Canada, its shares are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbols TECK.A and TECK.B and the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol TECK.

The pursuit of sustainability guides Teck’s approach to business. Teck is building partnerships and capacity to confront sustainability challenges within the regions in which it operates and at the global level. In 2017, Teck was named to the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI) for the eighth straight year, indicating that Teck’s sustainability practices rank in the top 10 per cent of the world’s 2,500 largest public companies in the S&P Global Broad Market Index.

Learn more about Teck at www.teck.com or follow @TeckResources


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