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Mining Engineer or Mining Engineer in Training


Elkford, BC, CA

Closing Date: June 14, 2021


Reporting to the Senior Mining Engineer Supervisor, the Mining Engineer-in-Training (EIT) is responsible for working with a group of hardworking professionals to support the mining operations. In this role you will have the opportunity to work at our Greenhills Operations site in various roles to further your development. The roles may include; dispatch engineering, short range planning, drill and blast engineering, among others.


To be successful we require someone with strong communication and interpersonal skills, who is able to build relationships in a team and with people of varying backgrounds. Someone who is detail oriented, analytical and organized, who is a positive, motivated, and forward thinking individual.


In the breathtaking Elk Valley of British Columbia you will find outdoor adventure at your fingertips. Whether it’s biking and skiing, or world-class fishing and hiking, there is something for everyone! Working a compressed workweek with alternating Fridays off, come experience what work life balance is all about!



  • Be a courageous safety leader, adhere to and sponsor safety and environmental rules and procedures
  • Develop safe, optimized, and credible mine plans that align with our safety culture, sustainability strategy, environmental commitments, strengthens collaboration, reduces risk, increases shareholder confidence, and is integrated with the other business areas
  • Integrate water quality, biodiversity goals, community values and Indigenous perspective supporting sustainable mine planning and Industry stewardship
  • Help with the development, tracking, and reporting of compliance of mine permits
  • Perform economic evaluations, productivity analyses, and assist with capital expenditure documentation
  • Work in wide ranges of mine planning and design, including pit and dump design, traditionally operated and autonomous fleets, production scheduling, and optimization



  • Bachelor’s degree in Mining Engineering
  • Registered, or eligible to register within two years as an Engineer with Engineers and Geoscientist of British Columbia
  • Experience in a mining environment; previous experience in open pit, truck and shovel operations is an asset
  • Strong digital literacy in mining related software


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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