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Welding Shop Supervisor


Logan Lake, British Columbia, CA


Closing Date: May 13, 2021

Reporting to the Senior Supervisor Mine Maintenance, the Mine Welding Shop Supervisor will supervise a team of approximately 18 employees.  The team is directly responsible for welding maintenance of 8 shovels, 6 drills, 52 – 240T haul trucks, 12 D10T dozers, 8 motor graders, 2 production loaders, 2 wheel dozers, loaders, vocational trucks, light vehicles, forklifts, etc.  The team also conducts some pipeline welding work and fabrication.  This position will be required to work a rotating four 12-hour day shift.


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 by adhering to safety and environmental rules and procedures,
  • Maintain a safe, positive and productive work environment;
  • Communicate effectively with other trades supervisors and ensure an efficient workflow through the shop;
  • Participate in regular meetings with the General Supervisor, Senior Supervisor and/or the planning group to establish priorities, and to discuss maintenance problems, safety, costs and productivity;
  • Regularly review crew’s performance targets and accomplishments in key areas such as safety, productivity, costs, and environmental performance; 
  • Maintain an effective workforce by participating in employee selection, evaluation, training and support.





  • Journeyperson Interprovincial Welder, Technologist or Engineer;
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license;
  • Completion of Gr.12 or GED or equivalent;
  • Excellent people and management skills;
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in a relevant supervisory role is preferred;
  • Knowledge of planning and scheduling processes;
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office;
  • Experience in the mining industry is an asset.


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.


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