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Senior Human Resources Advisor, Employee Relations


Trail, BC, CA

Closing Date: January 31, 2021


Reporting to the Superintendent, Operational Human Resources the Senior Human Resources Advisor, Employee Relations is responsible for establishing programs and policies that promote a positive Employee Relations environment. The Senior Human Resources Advisor, Employee Relations will also provide support to front line management.



  • Be a courageous safety leader, adhere to and sponsor safety and environmental rules and procedures
  • Support and assist operational departments as an integral part of the HR Team in the rollout and administration of all HR programs
  • Assist in the administration of collective agreements and the implementation of Company policies to ensure proper interpretation at Trail Operations
  • Maintain and update the Human Resources Information System (HRIS)
  • Investigate employee relations issues including employee matters and performance concerns while maintaining confidentiality, consistency and sensitivity
  • Coach, counsel, and guide managers before the execution of employee disciplinary actions
  • Key member of the Company in collective bargaining providing support to senior management in material preparation, contract language and proposals
  • Responsible for leading hourly recruitment and accountable for effective deployment of unionized employees to satisfy internal transfers
  • Work closely with the claims and disability management team
  • Coordinates with payroll staff personnel changes that impact employee benefit coverage including enrollments, dependent additions/deletions, and optional insurance changes
  • Generates regular and ad hoc reports on specific HR metrics
  • Provide support and assistance to HR Manager on Business Unit projects
  • Other responsibilities as they arise



  • University Degree in Human Resources, Business Administration, Commerce or equivalent
  • Minimum of 4 years of progressively senior level human resource experience
  • CPHR designation considered an asset
  • Several years of experience in compensation process, policies and structure
  • Several years of experience with various benefits plans
  • Experience dealing with grievances, arbitrations and mediations
  • Experience in bargaining a collective agreement
  • Possess strong problem solving skills
  • Exceptional organizational, interpersonal and communication (written and oral) skills
  • Must have considerable computer and software application proficiency
  • Thorough knowledge of human resource practices, applicable statutes and regulations
  • Advanced analytical, problem solving and decision making abilities
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to operate with very high levels of integrity and confidentiality
  • Ability to prioritize workload in a fast paced 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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