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Mining Engineer, Integrated Operations

Location: 

Sparwood, BC, CA

Closing Date: December 9, 2021   

 

Reporting to the Senior Engineer Supervisor, Integrated Operations, the Mining Engineer is responsible for coordinating with both site-based and supply chain departments, working collaboratively with their teams to develop mine plans and build alignment with the supply chain.

 

To be successful, we are looking for someone with exceptional interpersonal and communication skills, who can maintain flexibility and creativity in dealing with scheduling and mine planning; someone with strong analytical, problem solving, and decision making skills, who can prioritize competing demands in a fast paced and dynamic environment. Lastly, this role requires a self-directed individual with strong time-management skills, who can work collaboratively with others in a team setting.

 

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 work week with alternating Fridays off, come experience what work life balance is all about!

 

Responsibilities:

  • Be a courageous safety leader, adhere to and sponsor safety and environmental rules and procedures
  • Optimize truck shovel operation to maximize production and minimize operating costs at all times
  • Identify improvement opportunities to reduce variation in performance across sites
  • Develop 24-month Mine Plans and pertaining presentations, documentation, and provide support for related capital forecasting and cost modelling
  • Build a mine plan schedule that includes production targets, major, and support equipment hours, requirements, and operating days
  • Ensure mine plans are coordinated with geotechnical, environmental, and other considerations
  • Perform economic analysis and cost estimating as well as assist with production and cost reporting, tracking, and invoicing
  • Create detailed costing models to evaluate mining options
  • Develop project schedules, budget, risk register, and appropriate requests, and track and compare to previous plans
  • Integrate and communicate with other site, logistics, and marketing groups to develop the best overall plan

 

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering with Mining, Civil, Geological or Geotechnical specialization, or an equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Registered as a professional engineer in Canada; ability to register as a member of the Engineers and Geoscientists British Columbia (EGBC)
  • Minimum four years of well-rounded experience in areas including: mine planning, drilling and blasting, mine design, and/or mine operations
  • Experience working on projects; specifically coordinating, and communicating with multiple internal and external groups
  • Strong digital proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite®: Outlook, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

 

Successful candidates must be fully vaccinated against infection by COVID-19. Candidates who are unable to be vaccinated due to a personal characteristic protected under applicable human rights legislation may request to be exempt from this requirement. We will do our best to accommodate those who are unable to be vaccinated.

 

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 www.teck.com or follow @TeckResources.


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