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Process Operator


Trail, BC, CA

Closing Date: February 28, 2020

Reporting to the Shift Leader.


  • Be a courageous safety leader, adhere to and sponsor safety and environmental rules and procedures
  • Monitor and control large-scale industrial equipment and systems to meet quality and production standards.
  • Diagnose and correct operating problems
  • Observe all applicable safety, quality, environmental and hygiene regulations
  • Operate control systems, valves, generators, compressor, fans, pumps, filters, motors, conveyor systems, cranes, and small mobile equipment
  • Initiate maintenance orders
  • Make basic adjustments to equipment
  • Assist trades people as directed


  • Applicants must provide proof of WHMIS certification and completion of Grade 12 or equivalent education
  • Minimum of 2 years industrial work experience and/or 1 year of post-secondary education
  • Mechanical skills are essential
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, and the ability to work cohesively as a member of a small work team are essential to achieve success in these demanding roles
  • Shortlisted candidates will be required to participate in an assessment process designed to measure fitness, strength, aptitudes, analytical and problem-solving skills, cooperation, teamwork and personal attributes


Teck Metals Ltd. smelting and refining complex at Trail, B.C. is a highly complex smelting and refining operation that produces zinc, lead, copper, gold, silver, cadmium, bismuth, indium and other products. The diversity of the operations offers many challenging opportunities.

Trail, situated in the West Kootenay region of southeastern B.C., boasts a moderate climate, reasonably priced housing, and a regional population of 30,000. Residents have access to excellent health care and medical facilities, first-rate schools and a regional college. This picturesque community also offers a wide range of outstanding indoor and outdoor recreational opportunities including golf, boating, fishing, hiking, camping and world class skiing, all at your doorstep. To learn more about the Greater Trail area visit Teck Metals Ltd. is committed to employment equity and all qualified individuals are encouraged to submit their resume, Grade 12 or GED certificate and WHMIS certification. We thank all applicants in advance, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Teck Metals Ltd. supports a non-smoking environment.


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.

Your application to this posting is deemed to be your consent to the collection, use and necessary disclosure of personal information for the purposes of recruitment. Teck respects the privacy of all applicants and the confidentiality of personal information.

Teck is a diversified resource company committed to responsible mining and mineral development with major business units focused on copper, steelmaking coal, zinc and energy. 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.

The pursuit of sustainability guides Teck’s approach to business. Teck is building partnerships and capacity to confront sustainability challenges within the regions in which it operates and at the global level. In 2019, Teck was named to the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI) for the tenth straight year, indicating that Teck’s sustainability practices rank in the top 10 per cent of the world’s 2,500 largest public companies in the S&P Global Broad Market Index.

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