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Senior Coordinator, Risk & Incident Response


Sparwood, British Columbia, CA

Closing Date: June 30, 2022


Reporting to the Senior Specialist, Environmental Performance, the Senior Coordinator, Risk and Incident Response is responsible for developing and implementing environmental incident and risk management programs at both the operating sites and business unit level. This position may conduct field inspections or site visits in the Elk Valley.


To be successful, we are looking for someone with strong interpersonal, and communication skills, who can organize and prioritize competing tasks in a fast-paced environment. This person can present information to all levels of the organization and has excellent critical thinking and decision-making abilities. The ability to collaborate with other departments, associations, and senior technical experts, and enjoy working in a multi-disciplinary team environment, is important.


Join us in the breathtaking Elk Valley of British Columbia! Here you will find outdoor adventure at your fingertips. Whether it is biking and skiing, or the laid-back atmosphere of fishing and hiking, there is something for everyone. Working a compressed work week, with every other Friday 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
  • Establish and maintain a hierarchy and system of classification for incident management controls at both the operating sites and business unit level that are in alignment with the corporate Health, Safety, Environment and Community (HSEC) Management Standards 
  • Lead environmental incident management, support incident investigations and the development of environmental corrective and preventive action plans 
  • Monitor and report on progress against corrective and preventive action plans related to incidents and risk mitigation 
  • Act as the Environmental Risk Champion for the Sustainable Development (SD) Team 
  • Maintain the SD Team’s risk register; incorporate changes as needed
  • Support environmental personnel at both the operating sites and business unit level in the application of the corporate Risk Management Process
  • Facilitate multidisciplinary risk assessment sessions related to historic non-compliances and known risk sources at both the operating sites and business unit level
  • Perform data analysis and identify trends indicating emerging environmental risks 



  • Education in Health, Safety and Environment management, including compliance, auditing, risk management, emergency response and assurance, in combination with meaningful experience
  • Minimum seven years of experience in environmental management or safety
  • Minimum three years supervisory or team leadership experience
  • Exceptional knowledge of provincial and federal environmental laws and regulations
  • Degree or Diploma in Environmental Science or Environmental Law, or Natural Resources is an asset
  • Experience in emergency response and planning is an asset
  • Knowledge of Incident Command Systems and methodologies is an asset
  • Knowledge of Enterprise Risk Management and methodologies is an asset

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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