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COVID-19 Screening Technician (Temporary)


Elkford, BC, CA Sparwood, BC, CA Elkford, BC, CA Sparwood, BC, CA

Closing Date: June 30, 2021 


Reporting to the COVID-19 Response Team Lead, the COVID-19 Screening Technician will work as part of the COVID-19 screening team to administer the sample collection, coordination of screening clinics, processing of rapid COVID-19 tests, and reporting of test results as part of the ongoing commitment to Everyone Going Home Safe and Healthy Every Day.


This is a temporary position dedicated to being a resource for COVID-19 pandemic response. The schedule will involve a four on, four off rotation of twelve-hour dayshifts. This is a 3-6 month temporary contract.


To be successful we are looking for someone with highly effective communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to relate to and connect with a diverse range of stakeholders. Someone with the ability to work well both as a team and individually, who is self-motivated and capable of working under minimal direction in a fast-paced and dynamic environment.


Join us in the breathtaking Elk Valley of British Columbia. Here you will find outdoor adventure at your fingertips. Whether it's biking and skiing, or the laid-back atmosphere of fishing and hiking, there is something for everyone! Come experience what work life balance is all about!



  • Be a courageous safety leader, adhere to and sponsor safety and environmental rules and procedures
  • Administer COVID-19 nasal swab collection as part of a COVID-19 rapid antigen screening program
  • Processing and analysis of COVID-19 rapid antigen tests
  • Coordinate COVID-19 response and facilitate the contact tracing process
  • Educating workers on public health requirements in the event of a positive COVID-19 result
  • Fulfill reporting requirements on COVID-19 to public health and other required stakeholders
  • Maintain privacy and confidentiality of worker health and personal information



  • High School Diploma, or equivalent
  • Completion of Occupational Level 1 First Aid
  • Strong computer skills and experience with the Microsoft Office Suite®, especially Outlook, Word, and Excel
  • Experience in Health or Medical fields considered and asset


At Teck, we value diversity. Our teams work collaboratively and respect each person’s unique perspective and contribution. 


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.  


Teck is a diversified resource company committed to responsible mining and mineral development with major business units focused on copper, steelmaking coal and zinc, as well as investments in energy assets. 


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. 


Learn more about Teck at or follow @TeckResources.


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