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Surface Supervisor x 2


Red Dog, AK, US

Closing Date: January 27, 2021

Teck Alaska Incorporated, Red Dog Operations, one of the world's largest producers of zinc concentrate, is recruiting for two (2) Surface Supervisors. Due to anticipated needs, we are currently recruiting for a career oriented individual to fill this role.

Reporting to the Mine Operations General Supervisor, the Surface Supervisor is responsible for Red Dog travel and airplane rescheduling, airport maintenance, providing personnel for loading and unloading of airplanes, concentrator/shop yard maintenance, port site road maintenance, the port road maintenance,  and other miscellaneous duties such as garbage disposal, and general yard clean up and organization.

Rotation schedule will be an even rotation


  • Be a courageous safety leader, adhere to and sponsor safety and environmental rules and procedures
  • Plan schedule and/or direct the Surface group to provide a variety of services to the operation such as road maintenance, supplies and people transportation, and support for the various construction projects carried-out on the property
  • Ensure work performed by the Surface Crew is performed safely and effectively in accordance with established budget guidelines and safe operating procedures
  • Ensure optimum utilization of personnel, materials, and equipment by coordinating the work and advising on effective work methods
  • Provide training for employees and evaluate their performance on the various activities performed by the Surface Crew
  • Recommend the hiring of extra employees or contractors to meet changing job requirements.
  • Perform other duties as assigned


  • High school diploma or GED equivalent
  • A minimum of 5 years of experience in the areas of industrial yard maintenance, freight, and material handling.
  • Must have at least one year lead hand experience.
  • Must have a working knowledge of MSHA Standards.
  • Excellent interpersonal abilities, self-motivated, with a willingness to train others.
  • Highly motivated team player
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office, particularly spreadsheet, word processing and presentation applications
  • Excellent problem solving skills and decision making abilities
  • Proven and exemplary leadership skills

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 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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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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