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Mine Operations Dispatch Supervisor


Sparwood, BC, CA

Closing Date: August 4, 2021


This is an exciting chance to work at a mine in the transition to an autonomous haul truck operation!


Reporting to the Senior Supervisor, Mine Operations, the Mine Operations Dispatch Supervisor is responsible for the safe and productive operation of the operations crew. This role will work within our Operations team, starting as a conventional mining supervisor, learning the autonomous haulage system as the team works through transitional phases of the fleet conversion. This position follows a 4x4 days and nights rotation.


To be successful in this role we are looking for someone with excellent communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills, who has demonstrated integrity and the ability to communicate with all levels of the organization. You have strong leadership skills and are able to empower others while positively contributing within a dynamic team environment. You have excellent attention to detail with a strong interest in continuous improvement. You are a motivated self-starter with the ability to multi-task, adapt, and prioritize contending demands.


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! Come experience what work life balance is all about!



  • Be a courageous safety leader, adhere to and sponsor safety and environmental rules and procedures
  • Lead and empower employees in achieving operating targets and improve employee work performance and efficiency through mentorship and feedback
  • Manage and optimize truck, shovel, drilling, and blasting functions in a conventional and autonomous haulage setting to improve production and minimize operating costs
  • Administer the collective agreement, safety, and mine and environmental regulations in a manner consistent with policies and procedures
  • Understand mine plans and mine maintenance activities and collaborate closely with other shift supervisors, engineers, and maintenance personnel in coordinating mining activities in an efficient manner
  • Participate in industrial relations and safety investigations



  • Minimum five years demonstrated ability leading operational activities in an open pit mining environment
  • Possess a valid Open Pit Shift Boss certificate
  • Exposure to the Wenco Dispatch or Autonomous Haulage Systems is considered an asset
  • Knowledge in Front-Runner/Modular operating systems is 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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