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Teck Resources

Engineering Co-op Student

Posted 3 days ago

Job Description

Application Deadline: Monday, June 10, 2024 (we will review applications on a rolling-basis)

Duration:8 months

Positions Available: 1

Start Date:Monday, September 9, 2024

For this position we are specifically targeting students with an Engineering background to assist the Project Development group. The individual in this role will be responsible for supporting the delivery of an assigned technical scope of work for a study, project, or package. This exciting position will give you the outstanding opportunity to identify risks and opportunities to build value within the engineering team.Depending on the needs and location of the team, you will need to work PDT or MDT or relocate to a specific office (site-based).You must also currently be a student enrolled in a Canadian post-secondary institution and will be enrolled throughout the duration of the co-op term (you will also be returning back to the post-secondary institution once the co-op term is completed). Proof of a valid work permit will also be required, if applicable.

Don't miss out on this exciting opportunity to be part of one of Canada's leading mining companies and join our team!

Why consider Teck Resources Limited for your Co-op Placement?

At Teck, we offer more than just a job - we provide a comprehensive student experience comprised of relevant, hands-on work, vibrant social activities, extensive networking opportunities, and rich professional development. With captivating projects set against stunning backdrops, a culture of inclusivity and collaboration, and boundless opportunities to learn, grow, and have fun, joining us means embracinga fulfilling and dynamic co-op adventure.

In addition to excellent compensation, Teck co-ops receive a variety of advantages including but not limited to:
  • Financial assistance to help with travel costs and co-op fees
  • Opportunity to develop technical skills and gain practical experience while applying academic knowledge to real-world mining operations and projects
  • Enjoy mentorship and guidance from experienced specialists in their respective fields
  • Receive primary consideration for professional positions upon graduation

Headquartered inVancouver, British Columbia, Teck Resources Limited is one of Canada's leading mining companies committed to innovation and continuous improvement, while ensuring everyone goes home safe and healthy every day. We work with a sense of personal responsibility and genuine care for the people, communities and lands which we are entrusted. We all share a strong sense of purpose at Teck, and each day we are guided by our values in how we operate and conduct ourselves.

Located in the heart of Downtown, Vancouver, and nestled between the mountains and Pacific Ocean, you will find globally-inspired cuisines and world famous natural wonders in one of Canada's most culturally diverse cities. Don't miss out on this opportunity to work (and adventure) in one of the most sustainable cities in the world!

Responsibilities

  • Be a courageous safety leader, adhere to and sponsor safety and environmental rules and procedure
  • Assist with trade-off studies
  • Assist in assembling technical scope of work for material and/or contract packages
  • Participate in design reviews and workshops
  • Provide support in the advancement of smart engineering, engineering sustainability through design, and the engineering overview process
  • Support the development of the Scope of Work (SOW) for the Engineering Work Packages (EWP)
  • Attend weekly project update meetings and ensure minutes are kept and distributed
  • Support site engineering and construction activities either from the home office or at site
  • Sustain relationships with the Service Provider, Teck Project Development Group, and operating staff
  • Coordinate engineering work between fields and between the engineering group and other project groups
  • Support Team Leads in the preparation of technical decisions and information required to maintain the schedule

Qualifications

  • Pursuing a Undergraduate degree or equivalent experience in an engineering field (Civil, Electrical, Mechanical, Instrumentation and Controls engineering)
  • Basic understanding or curiosity about project controls, scope management, and quality management would be an asset
  • Curiosity about project management systems and an understanding of multiple phases of project execution
  • Able to work collaboratively in diversified teams
  • Understanding of concepts of "fit for purpose" and "value engineering"
  • Proficient in Microsoft Project, Word, Excel, Power Point and Outlook
  • Good written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Self-starter with the ability to work on several tasks simultaneously
  • Able to learn new technologies and platforms quickly, accurately, and efficiently
  • Ability to communicate with precision in a technical environment
  • Able to articulate sophisticated concepts clearly and in a way a diverse audience would understand

Wage Range: $4600 - $5900

Salary is commensurate with the number of academic semesters and prior co-op experiences completed.

About Teck

Teck Resources Ltd. is Canada's largest diversified resource company committed to responsible mining and mineral development with business units focused on steelmaking coal, copper, and zinc. In everything we do, Teck is led by our values of safety, sustainability, integrity, respect, excellence, and courage. Teck hires more than 200 co-op students each year to work at our various Canadian operations. We have received several awards and recognitions that are worth noting: In 2023, Teck was named as one of Canada's Top Employers for Young People , which recognizes companies for exceptional programs and performance in attracting and retaining younger workers. Teck was also selected as one of Canada's Top 100 Employers from 2018 to 2023 . Teck has been recognized as one of the 2023 Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations by Corporate Knights , marking the fifth straight year Teck has been named to the list.

Innovate with Teck

Digital technologies are redefining our industry and contributing to improvements in every step of the mining process. We improve our efficiency, safety, sustainability and growth by putting smarter ideas to work and crafting advancements in our technology and our practice. At Teck, we embrace new ideas, and employ them. Teck fosters a culture where employees are encouraged to bring ideas forward and implement technologies that can help make us a better company.

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About Teck Resources

Teck is Canada’s largest diversified resource company, committed to responsibly providing products that are essential to building a better quality of life for people around the world. Our business units focus on steelmaking coal, a critical ingredient in steel production; zinc, used to galvanize and protect metals; copper, essential for electronics, power generation and transmission; and energy, necessary to meet growing global demand. Headquartered in Vancouver, British Columbia (B.C.), Canada, we own or have interests in 12 operating mines, one large metallurgical complex, an oil sands mining and processing operation, and several major development projects in North and South America. We offer opportunities across a wide range of activities related to exploration, development, mining and minerals processing, including smelting and refining, health and safety, environmental protection, materials stewardship, recycling and innovation and technology. Our people are our greatest resource. Teck was built by people with vision, creativity and ideas. Join the Teck team and become a part of that long tradition.

Industry

Forestry, Fishing, Mining, Oil and Energy

Company Size

5001-10,000 employees

Application closing date is 2024-07-15

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