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Lead Environment, Management Systems


Elkford, British Columbia, CA

Closing Date: July 1, 2022

Reporting to the Environment Superintendent, the Environment Lead, Management Systems (at Teck known as Lead, Environmental Performance) is responsible for driving the environmental aspects of the Health, Safety, Environment and Community (HSEC) management system and its continuous improvement. This role will focus on the development and implementation of preventative programs supporting improved environmental performance at Greenhills Operations. While this is a site-based role, it can be deployed to any site depending on the scope and scale of issues. 


To be successful, we are looking for a self-motivated team player with excellent leadership, consultation, and facilitation abilities; someone with the ability to manage challenging priorities and can move processes forward. This person will have excellent communication and interpersonal skills and the ability to build relationships across all levels of multidisciplinary teams. This role presents a diverse range of challenges across multiple subject areas and requires a critical thinker with exceptional analytical and problem-solving skills. Lastly, you will be a process-oriented individual with strong organizational and time management skills. 


Located 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
  • Maintain all management system elements such as the HSEC Obligations Register, Environmental Risk Register, and Controlled Document Libraries
  • Collaborate closely with departments to develop or improve controls that address environmental compliance obligations and risks
  • Develop training and awareness materials and deliver presentations to multiple departments
  • Conduct assurance checks and proactively identify areas needing improvement
  • Facilitate multidisciplinary problem-solving sessions related to historic non-compliances and known risk sources
  • Collaborate closely with departments and subject areas to develop and implement a variety of corrective and preventive action plans
  • Track and report on progress against performance metrics and various corrective action plans



  • Degree in Engineering or Science; an environmental related field is preferred
  • Hold a professional designation and meet the BC provincial requirements of a qualified professional for applicable programs is an asset
  • Minimum five years of experience providing technical direction on environmental risks and challenges associated with resource management
  • Technical knowledge of federal and provincial compliance practices and regulations related to air quality, waste management, spill response, and remediation
  • Excellent project management experience with a track record that includes management and technical direction of multiple projects and budgets
  • Proficient in environmental data management, analysis, reporting, and environmental databases

About Teck

Successful candidates must be willing to satisfy the pre-employment requirements of a pre-employment drug screen and three professional references.


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. 


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