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Engineer - Mineral Processing

Location: 

Logan Lake, British Columbia, CA

External Job Description

Closing Date:  June 25, 2021

 

We are currently seeking applications for the role of a Mineral Processing Engineer for the Crushing and Grinding Circuits. The incumbent will be assisting Mill Operation, Maintenance and Continuous Improvement to achieve production targets safely and cost-effectively. In this role, the Process Engineer is responsible for providing technical support, performing data analysis, and managing improvement projects. 

 

Responsibilities:

 

  • Be a courageous safety leader by adhering to safety and environmental rules and procedures, leading Safety Investigations and participating in Safety Tours;
  • Monitor plant performance and work with Mill Operations, Maintenance, Reliability, and other support groups to provide technical support;
  • Conduct metallurgical analysis and technical interpretation of data to provide improvement methods, recommend optimization opportunities and demonstrate problem solving skills;
  • Identification, planning and execution of technical development projects;
  • Assist metallurgical colleagues, operations and other plant team members in managing investigations, technical projects and/or identifying opportunities to exceed targets;
  • Draft capital Appropriation Requests (ARs) and Project Charters for projects predicted to advance targets for metal recovery, concentrate grade quality, reduced risk of injury or hazard or reduced cost of production;
  • Manage the work and safety compliance of outside engineering and consulting personnel for the duration of specific projects while they are on the HVC site.


Qualifications:

 

 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mineral Processing, Metallurgical Engineering or Chemical Engineering or a related field;
  • Minimum of 5 years’ of experience in a base metal concentrator;
  • Demonstrated ability to work safely and lead by example;
  • Previous work experience in a mineral processing environment and some knowledge of crushing, grinding, flotation, dewatering and sampling would be an asset;
  • Strong written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills;
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office Software;
  • Demonstrated ability to analyze problems, prioritize issues and develop timely and cost-effective solutions;
  • Must be eligible for Professional Engineer membership in the Association of Professional Engineers and GeoScientists of the Province of British Columbia (APEGBC).

At Teck, we value diversity. Our teams work collaboratively and respect each person’s unique perspective and contribution. Our values guide every decision we make as a company and as individual employees. They describe what is most important to us, and set the bar for how we behave in our interactions with society, with our business partners and with one another.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, 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.

 

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 2019, Teck was named to the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI) for the tenth 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.Tt

 

Learn more about Teck at www.teck.com or follow @TeckResources


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