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Mining/Electronics Technician - RACE21


Elkford, BC, CA

Closing Date: May 11, 2021


Want to make a difference? Join a fast-paced, high energy, and dynamic team that is transforming mining for the future.


Find out more about RACE21™ on our website!


Reporting to the Lead, the Mining/Electronics Technician, is responsible for monitoring and maintaining all aspects of the active payload management systems on multiple loading units in support of the Payload Management initiative for RACE21™. This role has a focus on supporting our Fording River Operations in their efforts to optimize the haulage fleet load capacity to suit Teck’s operational needs from a safety and productivity perspective, so that ultimately all efforts result in long term business value.


To be successful we require someone with excellent interpersonal and communication skills, with an ability to build and maintain relationships across cross-functional departments and levels of an organization. Someone who has strong analytical, logistical, trouble-shooting, and problem-solving skills, who can function at a high level in both individual and team settings. The ability to prioritize conflicting demands in a fast-paced and dynamic environment is vital.


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! Working a compressed work week 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
  • Complete daily in-depth system health checks, and establish daily operator engagement to ensure all end user issues are identified and addressed immediately
  • Initiate deep dive investigations into more complicated payload system issues as needed, including engaging with third party support
  • Consult with shovel maintenance planning teams to avoid impact to payload systems due to planned or unplanned work
  • Oversee scheduled and unscheduled maintenance execution including but not limited to calibrations, cable repairs, and bail box swaps
  • Engage and liaise with all Payload Management related procurement vendors
  • Identify and drive continuous improvements to payload systems
  • Coordinate with original equipment manufacturers to identify and execute optimal payload maintenance strategy
  • Optimize loader payload system reliability and data reporting infrastructure



  • Mining or Electronics Technician diploma or equivalent education and experience
  • Minimum of five years of experience in mining
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite, Power BI, CMMS an 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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