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Electrical Engineer


Elkford, BC, CA

Closing Date: June 16, 2021  


Reporting to the Senior Engineering Supervisor, the Electrical Engineer is responsible for providing engineering assistance for maintenance, project management and reliability functions to optimize the performance of mobile mining equipment and high voltage assets. The role will include feasibility studies for replacement, acquirement, and installation of new equipment and technology.


To be successful, we are looking for an organized and detail-oriented individual with strong communication and interpersonal skills, who can build relationships in a team setting and across multi-disciplinary teams. This role requires someone with sophisticated analytical, problem solving and decision-making abilities who is positive, motivated, and forward thinking. The ability to work outdoors in dusty and varying weather conditions, perform moderate physical activities, work at heights and in enclosed spaces in crucial.


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
  • Apply engineering principles concerning the safeguarding of life, health, property, economic interests, the public welfare, and the environment
  • Provide significant support in the development and execution of high voltage system improvements which includes five year planning, budgeting, and construction management and supervision
  • Participate in the development of an effective maintenance program by providing timely and accurate analysis based on sound engineering practices
  • Support continuous improvement efforts which could include maintenance strategy optimization and maintenance process improvements
  • Spearhead work reduction and maintenance efficiency improvement initiatives ensuring alignment with business goals
  • Support the development of new technologies related to wireless and fibre optic communication systems, and mining equipment
  • Provide electrical engineering support to a variety of capital expenditure improvement projects



  • Bachelor's Degree in Electrical or Electronics Engineering
  • Registered, or able to register as a Professional Engineer
  • Minimum of three years' experience in an industrial setting
  • Work experience in mining is preferred; previous experience in open pit, truck and shovel operations is advantageous
  • Proficient with the Microsoft Office® package and AutoCAD. Training will be coordinated for our CMMS system, Microsoft Dynamics AX, however previous experience would be an asset
  • Knowledge of Condition Monitoring techniques, Reliability Centered Maintenance (RCM), Failure Modes Effects Analysis (FMEA), and Root Cause Analysis (RCA) would be preferred


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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