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Pipefitting Supervisor, Mill Maintenance


Logan Lake, British Columbia, CA

Mill Maintenance Pipefitting Supervisor


Reporting to the General Supervisor, Mill Shops, the Supervisor, will be responsible for the oversight and daily repair of pipe systems as well as design and maintenance. The successful candidate is responsible for ensuring safe work practices while promoting a culture of safety, and providing a high level of leadership and motivation to a crew of Red Seal Pipefitters and apprentices.


To be successful we are looking for someone with excellent leadership, communication, and interpersonal skills, who can build relationships across multi-disciplinary teams. This role requires a self-motivated individual who is driven to produce results and strive for continuous improvement, while handling contending priorities in a fast-paced and dynamic environment. Advanced analytical, planning and scheduling, organization, problem-solving and decision-making abilities are vital.


Join us in the Highland Valley and enjoy a variety of recreational opportunities, such as hiking, skiing, fishing, and golf! The mine site is a 50-minute drive from Kamloops, B.C. which provides all of the comforts of city living. The mine site is also close to Merritt, Ashcroft, and Logan Lake, which all exude a small town community atmosphere.




  • Be a courageous safety leader, adhere to and sponsor safety and environmental rules and procedures;
  • Develop and maintain a safe work environment through compliance with Teck’s Health & Safety Program and the BC Mines Act;
  • Lead and hold employees accountable in achieving maintenance goals and enhance employee work performance and productivity through coaching and feedback;
  • Administer the collective agreement, safety and mine regulations and environmental regulations in a manner consistent with policies and procedures;
  • Participate in industrial relations and safety investigations as required;
  • Direct the troubleshooting of equipment failures to determine root cause and initiate appropriate remedial action
  • Oversee quality maintenance and repair of mine equipment to improve availability and reliability for production;
  • Execute daily and weekly work schedules to ensure work is completed on time and on budget through usage of Short Interval Controls (SIC);
  • Collect and analyze work delay codes to identify challenges to timely completion of scheduled jobs and work with available resources to reduce delays;
  • Assist with the development of the 14-day schedule and the long range plan by providing feedback to the Maintenance Planner;
  • Ensure preventative maintenance compliance and that repair history is properly documented;
  • Assist in sourcing and requisitioning maintenance supplies, equipment and services within budgeted guidelines;
  • Work with the General Supervisor to determine need for overtime work and contractors based on maintenance load as well as supervision of contractors as assigned;
  • Use Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) such as PM compliance, schedule compliance and break in work as tools to improve maintenance execution.




  • Minimum 3 years of supervisory experience;
  • Recognized trade qualification as a Red Seal Pipefitter an asset
  • Understanding of planning and scheduling principles and procedures;
  • Computer literacy including Microsoft Office and working knowledge of a computerized maintenance management system;
  • Must have Gr.12 or GED;
  • Possess a valid driver’s license.


About Teck

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, 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 2020, Teck was named to the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI) for the eleventh 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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