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Senior Advanced Process Control Engineer


Elkford, British Columbia, CA

Closing Date: April 22, 2024


Reporting to the Continuous Improvement Lead, Processing, the Senior Advanced Process Control Engineer is responsible for maintaining and developing real-time optimization solutions through regulatory and advanced process control strategies. The role is key in supporting Plant Operations and Maintenance teams in meeting targets for clean coal production in a safe and efficient manner.


To be successful, we are looking for someone with strong communication and interpersonal skills, who can lead, support and mentor multiple teams of technical professionals. The successful individual would be detail-oriented, analytical, organized, as well as forward-thinking, positive, and self-motivated. Proven abilities to interpret, translate and present findings to all levels of the business would be vital for success in this role.

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
  • Be a site owner of the processing MPC platform
  • Provide technical support and reports for the maintenance, design and implementation of regulatory and advanced controllers and the real-time optimization of selected operational circuits, including configuring hardware/software infrastructure, conducting data analysis, controller monitoring, process modelling, benefit analysis and troubleshooting
  • Design, implement and maintain online process monitoring applications
  • Analyze processes, equipment and review key targets to make recommendations on improved methods and optimization opportunities
  • Identify, plan, and execute technical projects to expand a sustainable culture of Process Control
  • Supervise the work and safety compliance of outside suppliers and consulting personnel on site



  • Engineering Degree in an Electrical, Metallurgical or Chemical field with a focus on Process Control
  • Registered, or eligible to register, with Engineers and Geoscientists British Columbia (EGBC) as a P. Eng
  • Minimum seven years of experience in maintaining, troubleshooting, designing, and implementing real-time optimization strategies in an industrial mineral processing environment
  • Experience with instrumentation, PLC/DCS, HMI, historian, and Aspen DMC3
  • Experience in process identification, modelling and simulation



Teck employees receive a competitive compensation package that includes, but is not limited to, base salary plus the following benefits:


  • Two Annual Bonus Plans
  • Comprehensive Benefits Plan
  • Retirement Package
  • Employee Share Purchase Plan
  • Health Lifestyle Account


Salary Range: $115,000- $142,000


The actual base salary offered is determined based on the successful candidate’s relevant experience, skills, and competencies and considers internal equity.


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


About Teck


At Teck, we value diversity. Our teams work collaboratively and respect each person’s unique perspective and contribution.


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.


Teck has been named one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers and is one of Canada's Top Employers for Young People.


The pursuit of sustainability guides Teck’s approach to business. Teck has been recognized as one of the Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations by Corporate Knights and is ranked #1 in the Metals and Mining industry on the S&P Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI).


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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