Senior Environmental Engineer/Scientist


Trail, British Columbia, CA


Closing Date: July 15, 2024


Reporting to the Section Leader, Environmental Technology, the Senior Environmental Engineer/Scientist is responsible for leading environmental technology development projects, providing expert technical consulting services to sites, and developing a healthy environmental technology project portfolio. The position will require various domestic and international travel, dependent on portfolio, project, and personal or personnel development needs. 


To be successful, we are looking for someone with excellent interpersonal and communication skills, who can build relationships across multi-disciplinary teams and can communicate key messages and recommendations to all company levels. This role requires a self-motivated individual, who enjoys managing multiple projects and priorities with minimal supervision. Conflict resolution skills, critical thinking and the ability to mentor and coach individuals would be vital for success.


Join us in the breathtaking Trail 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
  • Establish and promote the Environmental, Health, and Safety (EHS) Management System and EHS policies at off-site locations
  • Lead and advise as a technical subject matter expert (SME) for environmental technology projects through the project lifecycle and optimize selected solutions
  • Provide technical support as a SME to multiple sites and project teams; facilitate regulatory reporting and provide support to internal governance practices
  • Lead techno-economic studies, including scoping or pre-feasibility engineering activities, to evaluate and rank potential technology solutions
  • Engage with Teck's external networks to develop environmental solutions
  • Support the ongoing development of an environmental technology project portfolio
  • Develop and manage high-level initial project or program plans



  • Degree in engineering with an environmental focus, chemistry, biology, geochemistry or environmental science
  • Minimum ten years of experience in an industrial, environmental field
  • Registered, or eligible for registration, as a P.Eng. or RPBio., P.Ag., P.Chem. with the appropriate regulatory body in BC is required
  • Experience in technology development, solutions, and change management, including field and operational experience in techno-economic evaluation of technology solutions
  • Strong knowledge of environmental solutions relevant to the activities and business of mining and mineral processing

Why Join Us?


At Teck, we offer more than just a job – we provide a pathway to personal and professional enrichment. With captivating projects set against stunning backdrops, a culture of inclusivity and collaboration, and boundless opportunities to learn and grow, joining us means embracing a fulfilling and dynamic career adventure.


Teck employees receive access to our total rewards program and comprehensive benefits package that promote physical, mental, financial, and emotional well-being. This includes but is not limited to: 


  • Annual Performance Bonus

  • Profit Share Plan

  • Health Spending Account  

  • Personal Spending Account

  • Extended Health Care  

  • Dental and Vision Care

  • Employer Paid Pension Plan

  • Life Insurance and Disability Coverage 

  • Paid Sick Leave, Vacation and Holidays     

  • Virtual Telemedicine and additional support for overall well-being

  • Employee and Family Assistance Program (EFAP)   


Salary Range: $132,000 - $163,000


The actual base salary offered is determined based on the successful candidate’s relevant experience, skills, and competencies and considers internal equity.

About Teck

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. Teck has been named one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers for the six consecutive years. Teck has also been named to the Forbes list of the World’s Best Employers for the past two years and is one of Canada's Top Employers for Young People. 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.


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