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Environmental Coordinator, Systems


Sparwood, BC, CA

Closing Date: March 8, 2021


Reporting to the Lead, Environment, the Environmental Coordinator, Systems is responsible for the continual improvement of Line Creek Operations environmental performance through proactive management of a registered ISO 14001:2015 environmental management system (EMS). This system manages and mitigates potential water, air, and waste environmental impacts of an open pit metallurgical coal mine. As part of the maintenance and continual improvement of the EMS, you will be involved in the ongoing management of, and compliance with, regional and site-specific regulatory permits as well as ensuring the site meets Teck internal environmental requirements.


To be successful we are looking for someone with strong organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills, who can coordinate the efforts of others to accomplish objectives. Someone who has strong analytical, problem solving, and decision making abilities. We require someone who is self-motivated and passionate, who thrives in a fast-paced team environment.


In this role you will have the opportunity to work on site at our Line Creek Operations, with a portion of your time spent in the field. This is a great opportunity to collaborate with departments across the site, as well as our centralized and dispersed Environmental teams. With Teck Resources Ltd, you will have the chance to contribute to the success of the environmental performance of a recognized leader in sustainability in the mining industry.


Join us in the breathtaking Elk Valley of British Columbia. Here you will find outdoor adventure at your fingertips. Whether it’s biking and skiing, or the laid-back atmosphere of fishing and hiking, there is something for everyone! Working a compressed workweek with alternating Fridays off, come experience what work life balance is all about!



  • Be a courageous safety leader, adhere to and sponsor safety and environmental rules and procedures
  • Aid in the coordination, maintenance, and continual improvement of the environmental management system to achieve regulatory, site, business unit, and corporate objectives
  • Participate in internal and external audits
  • Maintain environmental management system documentation
  • Prepare quarterly and annual reports for air and waste permits
  • Prepare corporate sustainability reports and submit release reports to regulators
  • Participate in field sampling and environmental and safety inspections
  • Aid in the management of an on-site soil treatment facility
  • Collaborate closely with corporate, business unit, and site staff from other departments to align and promote continual improvement in environmental performance
  • Supervise contractors to ensure work is being conducted safely and in accordance with project scope
  • Perform data analysis and address key questions or issues
  • Understand applicable permits and associated requirements
  • Develop and review Environmental, Health, Safety, and Community Work Plans as well as Environmental Protection Work Plans



  • Degree or diploma in engineering or environmental science, or other related subject area
  • Minimum four years demonstrated ability in the field of environmental management, compliance, or monitoring, in an industrial environment
  • Experience supervising or leading a team
  • Comfortable in promoting change through influence rather than direct authority
  • Project management experience
  • Experience with environmental data management software (GIS/EQuIS) and proficient with Microsoft Office Suite®
  • Knowledge of relevant environmental and waste legislation, standards, and effective industry practices
  • Auditing experience in environmental programs in a heavy industry setting would be an asset


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.  


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. 


Learn more about Teck at or follow @TeckResources.

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