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Monitor Technician


Sparwood, BC, CA

Closing Date: August 4, 2021


Reporting to the Senior Supervisor, the Monitor Technician is responsible for the management of all dumps to ensure safe operating conditions in accordance with Geotechnical Standard Practices and Procedures. This position follows a 4x4 days and nights schedule with 12-hour shifts, but is subject to change based on operational requirements.


To be successful we require someone with excellent organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills. Someone who is a motivated self-starter, and collaborates well with a team and employees at all levels of the organization. We are looking for someone who has demonstrated integrity and has the ability to multitask and prioritize contending demands in a technologically evolving environment.


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 all aspects of dumps including personnel, equipment, and procedures to maintain high safety and efficiency standards, with a lens of continual improvement
  • Check dumps visually to ensure monitors are accurately placed and setup
  • Move and setup monitors where required
  • Enter and download information from NOMAD and analyze data (electronic reader)
  • Advise Senior Supervisor and Pit Supervisor if monitors are past movement criteria
  • Complete and refine Autonomous Haulage System (AHS) surveys as required to manage load, dump, and road locations
  • Collaborate closely with the AHS Central Controller and Pit Supervisor by monitoring the loading and dumping areas, assessing operating conditions, defining obstacles and ensuring accurate controls are used to protect people working in the Autonomous Operating Zone (AOZ)
  • Complete audits as required in the AOZ and conventional operation
  • Work with other AHS team members to manage hazards and potential issues for the system
  • Work closely with key groups: Mine Operations Supervisor, AHS Central Controller, the Geotechnical Team, and Mine Engineering



  • Minimum two years of relevant open pit mining experience
  • Experience with Microsoft Office Suite®
  • Knowledge or exposure to autonomous haulage systems 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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