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Location:  Sparwood, BC, CA

Closing Date:  December 31, 2017


Reporting to the Maintenance Supervisor.



  • Be a Courageous Safety Leader, adhere to and sponsor safety policies, rules and procedures
  • Construct, maintain, alter, repair and test of all electric or electronic systems and components that are integral to the operation's mining activities



  • Valid Interprovincial Red Seal Electrician Certification
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Proficient in distributed control systems (DCS), programmable logic controls (PLC) and microprocessors
  • Familiarity with reading electrical schematics and prints
  • Strong Interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work independently or as part of a team
  • Previous mining experience an asset


Job Location: Teck Coal Limited has five coal operations located in or near Sparwood & Elkford, British Columbia, Canada with opportunities at each site. The sites are as follows:

  • Fording River Operations (29 Km Northeast of Elkford off Highway 43, Elkford BC V0B 1H0)
  • Greenhills Operations (8 Km Northeast of Elkford off Highway 43, Elkford BC V0B 1H0)
  • Line Creek Operations (19 Km North of Sparwood off Highway 43, Sparwood BC V0B 2G0)
  • Elkview Operations (RR#1 Highway 3, Sparwood BC V0B 2G0)
  • Coal Mountain Operations (30 Km Southeast of Sparwood, BC V0B 2G0)
  • All above listed operations are unionized, except for Greenhills Operations   


Teck Coal Limited is committed to a work life balance. When combined with the natural beauty and extensive outdoor recreation offered in the Rocky Mountains of south eastern British Columbia, our employment opportunities are truly unmatched.


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, zinc and energy. 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. Teck has been named to the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI) for the seventh straight year, indicating that Teck’s sustainability practices rank in the top 10 per cent of the world’s 2,500 largest public companies.   Further information about Teck can be found at

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