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Engineer In Training


Richmond, British Columbia, CA

Closing Date: February 3, 2023


Reporting to the Senior Leader, Business Development at Technical Services, Richmond (TSR), the Engineer In Training will participate in the Technical Services, Processing, group’s Engineer in Training program. Successful applicants must be available to participate in multi-year rotating placements across Teck sites over the course of their development. Successful applicants must be graduating or have recently graduated with an engineering degree and available to work beginning June 2023. Placement positions include various Teck sites, including at Teck’s water treatment facilities in the Elk Valley, British Columbia, and at technical services facilities in Trail, British Columbia and Richmond, British Columbia. Later rotations may include operating mine sites in other locations. Process engineering and/or mineral processing career education and aspirations are an asset.


The Engineer In Training will be responsible for the following:



  • Be a courageous safety leader, adhere to and sponsor safety and environmental rules and procedures
  • Participate in technology screening, and bench and pilot plant development, planning, and execution
  • Participate in plant trials or campaigns focusing on the implementation of new processes or technologies, process optimization, and troubleshooting
  • Perform operational roles at Teck’s commercial water treatment facilities and/or commercial mining operations
  • Ensure that all engineering work performed is of quality required to meet project objectives for safety, technical quality, and operability



  • Materials, Chemical, or Process Engineering Degree
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, both written and verbal
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Ability to easily integrate into a cross-functional team
  • Proactive approach and willingness to learn
  • Enthusiasm to learn about, and contribute to, Teck’s diverse commercial activities and technical development programs


The Technical Services, Processing, group focuses on sustainable internal Teck support. Services include research and development, technical project management, assessments of emerging technologies, performing business case assessments of existing opportunities, bench and pilot scale testing, value assessment, and operational support for water treatment activities. Significant travel and schedule mobility is required for this position.

About Teck


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.
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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