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Technician, Environment Systems


Sparwood, British Columbia, CA

Closing Date: March 29, 2023


Are you looking for an exciting role that makes the most of your scientific knowledge, technical skills, and passion for the environment?

Reporting to the Coordinator, Environment, the Technician, Environment Systems is responsible for assessing environmental conditions related to air and waste management and ensure compliance with site air and waste permits at Line Creek Operations.  

To be successful, we are looking for someone who is organized and enjoys organizing field tasks, and finding solutions in a fast-paced, team environment. This person has outstanding interpersonal and communication skills, and can engage, build, and maintain internal and external relationships. Equally strong abilities in working independently and in a team, while remaining positive and motivated in outdoor, remote locations is vital. 

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
  • Liaise with other departments to build relationships to effect positive change in air and waste management practices on-site 
  • Manage monitoring programs related to the management of and compliance with site air and waste permits 
  • Management of monitoring and sample collection equipment and instrumentation
  • Understand permits and associated requirements
  • Carry out environmental data entry, review and management
  • Lead field investigations and inspections
  • Coordinate contractor management to ensure work is being conducted safely and in accordance with the project scope
  • Supervise environmental projects related to the management of and compliance with site air and waste permits 
  • Develop and review Environmental Protection Plans, field level risk assessments, and other risk management tools 
  • Analyze field and analytical data to draft technical reports and communications



  • Degree or Diploma in a related industry area, such as Engineering, Environmental Science, Environmental Technology or in an Earth Sciences field, such as Biology, Geography, Forestry, and Agriculture
  • Experience in environmental compliance or monitoring in the resource industry
  • Knowledge of relevant environmental regulations, standards, and effective industry practices
  • Proficient with the Microsoft Office Suite®

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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