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Seasonal Port Journeyperson Millwright

Location: 

Red Dog, AK, US

Closing Date:  March 19, 2021

Teck Alaska Incorporated, Red Dog Operations, one of the world's largest producers of zinc concentrate, is recruiting for a Temporary Seasonal Journeyperson Millwright at the Port. 

Rotation schedule will be (4x2) four weeks onsite two weeks offsite

Reporting to the Port Facility Supervisor

Responsibilities:

  • 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

Qualifications:

  • A high school diploma or GED equivalent
  • 10 years of experience as a Journeyperson Millwright in heavy industrial setting conducting maintenance on pumps, conveyors, gear boxes, roll up doors and baghouse maintenance
  • 10 or more years’ experience welding, conducting alignments, heavy rigging and fabrication with a strong building / facility repair ability (carpentry, flooring, plumbing, etc.) are required 
  • Good understanding of Hydraulic components and the ability to troubleshoot failures.
  • Able to work cooperatively with others
  • The ability to manage time independently with limited supervision
  • Must possess good communication skills
  • Must be committed to safety
  • The ability to train apprentices
  • Able to perform labor intensive work when required
  • Able to work day or night shifts as required
  • Able to work outside during inclement weather as assigned 
  • Must have a current valid driver’s license
  • Able to obtain a Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) card

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.  

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, 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.

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

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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