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Water Treatment Operator


Logan Lake, British Columbia, CA


Closing Date: December 11, 2020

Reporting to the Supervisor, Mill Operations, the Water Treatment Operator is responsible for performing all duties associated with the operation of Teck Highland Valley Copper Partnership’s Potable Water and Wastewater Treatment facilities.

To be successful we are looking for someone with excellent interpersonal and communication skills. Someone who can work well in a team, but can also mentor and train staff. We need someone to be the go to person on site for Water and Wastewater treatment, so solid understanding and skills is vital.

In this role you will have the opportunity to gain experience in an industrial mining environment. We also offer opportunities to grow and career progression potential. The schedule for this role will vary based on need, and offers a competitive salary, benefit, and pension package.

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. We are 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
•    Monitor and make adjustment to potable and wastewater treatment processes and collection systems in compliance with all regulatory and safety regulations
•    Troubleshoot equipment and perform preventative and emergency maintenance and repairs
•    Conduct basic sampling and testing of potable and wastewater quality 
•    Coordinate with contractors and site Environmental team

•    EOCP Water Treatment Operator Level I
•    EOCP Wastewater Treatment Operator Level II
•    Strong digital literacy
•    BC class 7N drivers license, or equivalent

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.  

About Teck


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 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.


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