Maintenance Coordination Planner


Red Dog, AK, US

Closing Date: October 31, 2023


Teck Alaska Incorporated, Red Dog Operations, one of the world's largest producers of zinc concentrate, is recruiting for a Maintenance Coordination Planner. Due to anticipated needs, we are currently recruiting for a career oriented individual to fill this role.

Rotation will be an even rotation, 2 weeks on-site with 2 weeks off-site


Reporting to the Team Leader, Maintenance Improvement and Shutdown Management



  • Be a courageous safety leader, adhere to and sponsor safety and environmental rules and procedures
  • Must be a champion of the disciplined usage of the Teck Work Control Processes
  • Comply and reviews execution plans and schedules, develops mitigation and or contingency plans for risks and or exposures to effective work execution
  • Contribute to work plan development and participate in the execution of major work projects, low and zero tonnage shutdown events
  • Contribute to the development of long-range maintenance strategies
  • Coordinate efforts across disciplines (operational, electrical and mechanical maintenance teams) to develop and coordinate worklists
  • Review the status of work orders to prioritize planning activities for approved work orders within area of responsibility daily
  • Ensure the identification of resource requirements and readiness for execution prior to the date required for the work to be completed. Examples of readiness include but are not limited to; spare or replacement parts staging, proper and complete LOTOTO of equipment to be serviced, safe access to the work area, i.e. housekeeping, equipment guarding, fall prevention, illumination etc.
  • Encourage contribution of planning details from those expected to complete work. Incorporate crew input into planning packages for work execution
  • Identify and escalate all critical issues that threaten the successful planning of work orders to meet completion deadlines
  • Improve the efficiency of the planning process by developing and using standard jobs as templates
  • Work collaboratively with other departments to achieve capital, operating, and maintenance projects
  • Ensure that all work packages comply with applicable legislation, standards, policies, and procedures
  • Provide feedback to on functional capability gaps identified through coaching
  • Collaborate with other specialists to promote functional and cross functional integration
  • Review process and data related gaps and recommend improvements to line leaders
  • Support the implementation of improvement initiatives
  • Provides functional specialist knowledge, data validation and cleansing, stakeholder engagement and communication for process changes
  • Support local testing and deployment for Work Management activities in CMMS Change Cycles
  • Perform other related duties as assigned



  • Bachelor of Science/Engineering degree (Metallurgical, Mineral Processing, Chemical or related field) or equivalent combination of higher education qualifications and experience
  • A minimum five (5) years working in production supervision or production planning with strong knowledge of metallurgical/milling operations
  • Experience in Work Management in a Maintenance/Production environment
  • Ability to schedule, prioritize and manage tasks with minimal supervision
  • Ability to monitor complex processes and coordinate critical activities
  • Ability to facilitate and develop strong relationships across site
  • Ability to generate, compile, review and work with data to drive decision making
  • Highly motivated team player, enthusiastic and driven by interacting with other teams
  • Strong communicator, able to communicate clearly and concisely with key stakeholders
  • Exhibit courageous leadership and bravery in providing strong guidance in a variety of situations
  • Efficiently work under high pressure situations and embed effective time management in execution of responsibilities
  • Advanced computer skills, particularly spreadsheet, word processing and presentation applications


Red Dog is a drug/alcohol free work place and provides competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits program.  Employment is conditional upon passing a background check, physical examination and drug/alcohol tests. Excellent benefits including:  medical, dental, life, AD&D and long term disability insurance, paid sick leave, vacation days and 401k.  Red Dog currently offers a 2x2 (two weeks on & two week off) an even 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.


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, zinc, as well as investments in energy asstets. 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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We are an equal opportunity employer and 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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