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Performance Coordinator, Environment


Elkford, British Columbia, CA

Closing Date: March 30, 2023

Reporting to the Lead, Environmental Performance, the Performance Coordinator, Environment is responsible for supporting the implementation of an environmental compliance and performance improvement strategy at Fording River Operations (FRO). This role is important in advancing continual improvement onsite to proactively mitigate environmental risks. 


To be successful, we are looking for someone with strong leadership abilities, who can excel in a multi-functional team environment with nominal supervision; someone with excellent written and verbal communication, who can effectively build and foster relationships while engaging with communities of interest and professionals at all levels of the organization for the purpose of influencing and implementing continuous improvement. In addition, strong problem-solving, critical thinking, and analytical skills as well as the ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment are vital for this role. 


Join us in the breathtaking Elk Valley of British Columbia. Here you will find outdoor adventures 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
  • Collaborate with, and develop and maintain working relationships with, various disciplines and departments, as well as external agencies and communities of interest
  • Develop training and awareness materials and deliver presentations to various departments 
  • Conduct effectiveness reviews, assurance checks and proactively identify areas needing improvement
  • Coordinate multidisciplinary problem-solving sessions related to compliance and known risk sources to implement a variety of corrective and preventive action plans
  • Track and report on progress against performance metrics and various corrective action plans
  • Provide visible felt leadership through frequent collaboration between departments   



  • Degree or diploma in Environmental Science, Environmental Engineering, Biology, Forestry, Agriculture, or a related field
  • Registered, or eligible to apply as a qualified professional such as RP BIO, P.Eng., RPF or related designation is an asset
  • Experience providing technical direction on environmental risks and challenges associated with resource management
  • Comfort with influencing and supporting practical and process change across various disciplines and departments
  • Technical knowledge of federal and provincial compliance practices and regulations is an asset
  • Experience with environmental data management, analysis, reporting, and utilizing databases is an asset

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. 


Learn more about Teck at or follow @TeckResources.

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