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Reliability Engineer

Location:  Elkford, BC, CA

Closing Date: December 21, 2017


Reporting to the Senior Engineering Supervisor, Maintenance, the Reliability Engineer will provide engineering assistance for maintenance, project management and reliability functions in order to maximize the efficiency and utilization of the mobile mining equipment fleets. This function will include feasibility studies for replacement, acquirement, and installation of new equipment and technology. 


  • 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 or the environment
  • Support the Mobile Equipment Monitoring (MEM) application from the system hardware to leading continuous improvement efforts
  • Act as a project lead for maintenance initiatives
  • Drive the predictive and preventative maintenance process (PM), including data translation and analysis including report generating
  • Participate in and advocate for Condition Based Monitoring (CBM) applications, including interpretation of CBM data
  • Coordinate, interpret, report and communicate failure analyses through various data sources
  • Track and report reliability Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) and manage the overall bad actor program and processes
  • Contribute to the overall efficiency of the maintenance department by performing other technical functions as assigned by the Senior Engineering Supervisor, Maintenance
  • Other responsibilities as required or as assigned


  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering required with preference give to those with electrical or mechanical experience
  • Already designated, is eligible for, or working towards, registration with the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of the Province of British Columbia 
  • Proficient with the Microsoft Office Suite® package and Solidworks® 3D modeling software; experience with Microsoft AX would be an asset
  • Experience with mobile equipment, mechanical and electrical systems 
  • Minimum 4 years’ of work experience in mining; previous experience in open pit, truck and shovel operations is advantageous
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills as well as effective interpersonal and problem solving abilities
  • Supervisory and mentoring experience would be a definite advantage

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.

Your application to this posting is deemed to be your consent to the collection, use and necessary disclosure of personal information for the purposes of recruitment. Teck respects the privacy of all applicants and the confidentiality of personal information.

Teck is a diversified resource company committed to responsible mining and mineral development with major business units focused on copper, steelmaking coal, zinc and energy. 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.

The pursuit of sustainability guides Teck’s approach to business. Teck is building partnerships and capacity to confront sustainability challenges within the regions in which it operates and at the global level. In 2017, Teck was named to the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI) for the eighth straight year, indicating that Teck’s sustainability practices rank in the top 10 per cent of the world’s 2,500 largest public companies in the S&P Global Broad Market Index.

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