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Project Manager, Water Projects


Sparwood, British Columbia, CA

Closing Date: June 30, 2022


Are you passionate about the environment and ensuring appropriate steps are taken to protect it? Join a dynamic team collaborating to meet that goal!


Reporting to the Senior Engineer Supervisor, Water Projects, the Project Manager (known at Teck as a Project Engineer or Project Lead) is responsible for leading water quality projects in support the Elk Valley Water Quality Plan! You will be engaging in water and environmental projects through all project phases from pre-scoping through to execution and handover to operations. 


To be successful, we are looking for someone with strong interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills, who can build and maintain positive relationships with partners across all levels of our organization. We require someone who has strong critical thinking and problem-solving skills and demonstrated leadership and organizational skills.


You will have the opportunity to develop and maintain a culture of open and early communication, meeting and resolving challenges. You will gain experience in multiple areas as you interact with different departments of our operations building your knowledge base in the mining industry. This role also offers a combination of field and office work, allowing diversity in your everyday tasks. 


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.



  • Be a courageous safety leader, adhere to and sponsor safety and environmental rules and procedures
  • Manage projects to define outcomes in order to meet business objectives related to permit commitments
  • Lead project teams to engage partners across sites, corporate functional areas, and operations to achieve key project success factors of safety, cost, schedule and quality
  • Develop and manage project scope, schedule, and budgets
  • Support efficient decision processes through information gathering, trade-off studies, risk evaluations, and providing recommendations that align with project objectives and priorities
  • Participate in Failure Mode and Effects Analysis, Hazard and Operability Studies, and Environmental Risk Assessments
  • Participate in value-engineering, constructability, and operability reviews
  • Contribute to the continual improvement of project delivery systems and processes to enable improved outcomes for current and future projects
  • Participate in the annual business planning cycle, including forecasting and budgeting



  • Degree in Engineering or Science, in Forestry, Biology, Agriculture, Environmental Science, or Environmental Engineering, or related field 
  • Professional accreditation, such as RPF, PBio, PAg, or registered, or eligible for registration, as a P.Eng with the Engineers and Geoscientists of British Columbia
  • Minimum three years of professional work experience on projects including engineering design, environmental assessments, permitting, field support or construction
  • Excellent project management skills including development and management of scope, schedule, and budget for multiple projects

About Teck

Successful candidates must be willing to satisfy the pre-employment requirements of a pre-employment drug screen and three professional references.


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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