Port Mechanic VI




Closing Date: July 24, 2024

Teck Alaska Incorporated, Red Dog Operations, one of the world's largest producers of zinc concentrate, is recruiting for a Port Mechanic VI.


Rotation schedule will be 2 weeks on-site with 2 weeks off-site


•    Be a courageous safety leader, adhere to and sponsor safety and environmental rules and procedures
•    Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of environmental risks and hazards as well as comply with safety policies and procedures (MSHA and Red Dog EMS training) and ensure daily workplace inspections are done in order to accurately identify and correct workplace hazards
•    Ensure compliance with all established policies and standard operating procedures and advise coworkers and visitors of such policies and procedures as required
•    Install, maintain, dismantle and overhaul machinery, such as heavy mechanical equipment and conveyor systems 
•    Perform routine maintenance on port conveyor belts
•    Inspect and examine machinery and equipment to detect and find irregularities and malfunctions; install and troubleshoot equipment
•    Complete routine tasks such as lubrication of machinery, seal replacement, and preventative maintenance
•    Operate forklift, boom truck, and other port equipment when required
•    Provide building and facility repair such as plumbing, carpentry, troubleshooting, and replace and repair
•    Ensure all tools and equipment are maintained and kept in a clean and orderly condition
•    Perform other related duties as assigned


•    High school diploma or GED equivalent 
•    Ten (10) years of experience as a Journeyperson Millwright in heavy industrial setting conducting maintenance on pumps, conveyors, gear boxes and roll up doors and baghouse maintenance
•    Ten (10) ten or more years’ experience welding, conducting alignments, heavy rigging and fabrication with a strong building / facility repair ability (carpentry, flooring, plumbing, etc.) are required
•    Current valid driver’s license which is required  
•    Three (3) Years of Machinist Experience 
•    Understanding of Hydraulic components and the ability to troubleshoot failures.
•    Work cooperatively with others
•    Ability to manage time independently with limited supervision
•    Possess good communication skills
•    Committed to safety
•    Ability to train apprentices
•    Perform labor intensive work when required
•    Work day or night shifts as required
•    Able to work outside during inclement weather as assigned 
•    Current valid driver’s license which is required  
•    Able to obtain a Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) card

About Teck

Successful candidates must be willing to satisfy the pre-employment requirements of a physical assessment, drug screen and a background check. Red Dog provides excellent benefits to employees including:  medical, dental, life, AD&D and long term disability insurance, paid sick leave, vacation days and a 401k.  Red Dog currently offers a 2x2 (two weeks on & two weeks off) schedule to provide a better work-life balance to our employees.    


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, zinc, as well as investments in energy assets.   


The pursuit of sustainability guides Teck’s approach to business. Teck has been recognized as one of the 2022 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.  


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


We are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. 

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