You're using an older version of Internet Explorer that is no longer supported. Please update your browser.
Teck Resources

General Supervisor, Mine Maintenance

Posted 22 hours ago

Job Details



Job Description

Closing Date: June 28, 2024

As Canada's largest diversified mining company, Teck is committed to providing the world with essential resources safely and sustainably. We have a rich history of consistently driving innovation, harnessing cutting-edge technology, and cultivating a dynamic environment that empowers our employees to shape the future.

Reporting to the Superintendent, Mine Maintenance, the General Supervisor, Mine Maintenance will be responsible for all areas of Welding, tire and component rebuild maintenance activities. This position combines the responsibilities for trades, outage management, staffing and schedule execution as well as continuous improvement to ensure company standards are maintained.

To be successful we are looking for someone with excellent leadership, communication, and interpersonal skills, who can build relationships across multi-disciplinary teams. This role requires a self-motivated individual who is driven to produce results and strive for continuous improvement, while handling contending priorities in a fast-paced and dynamic environment. Advanced analytical, planning and scheduling, organization, problem-solving and decision-making abilities are vital.


  • Be a courageous safety leader, adhere to and sponsor safety and environmental rules and procedures
  • Develop and maintain a safe work environment through compliance with Teck's Health & Safety Program and the BC Mines Act
  • Lead and hold employees accountable in achieving maintenance goals and maximize employee work performance and productivity through coaching and feedback
  • Administer the collective agreement, safety and mine regulations and environmental regulations in a manner consistent with policies and procedures
  • Participate in industrial relations and safety investigations as required
  • Direct the troubleshooting of equipment failures to determine root cause and initiate appropriate remedial action
  • Oversee quality maintenance and repair of mine equipment to maximize availability and reliability for production
  • Track and analyze costs
  • Manage daily and weekly work schedules to ensure work is completed on time and on budget through usage of Short Interval Controls (SIC)
  • Collect and analyze work delay codes to identify challenges to timely completion of scheduled jobs and work with available resources to reduce delays
  • Assist in sourcing and requisitioning maintenance supplies, equipment and services within budgeted guidelines
  • Maintain existing standards and develop new standards to maximize processing efficiency
  • Determine need for overtime work and contractors based on maintenance load as well as supervision of contractors as assigned
  • Use Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) such as PM compliance, schedule compliance and break in work as tools to improve maintenance execution.
  • Lead and/or support any key maintenance projects as required
  • Other responsibilities as required or as assigned.


  • Valid Interprovincial Red Seal Certification, related technical diploma or engineering degree with 9+ years of relevant experience, including supervisory/lead experience, is required
  • Demonstrated organizational, planning, and employee relations skills
  • Supervisory experience considered an asset, along with experience in materials acquisition, planning and scheduling
  • Experience in value/benefit analysis for improvement initiatives
  • Maintenance experience is field operations an asset
  • Strong change management skills, with proven experience driving behaviour change
  • Self-motivated and driven to produce results and strive for continuous improvement
  • Direct experience in leading shop maintenance activities within a heavy industrial welding or component rebuild facilities.
  • Excellent communication, facilitation, human relation, and follow-up skills
  • Must be a proven team player and work well in a fast-paced environment
  • Computer literacy including Microsoft Office and working knowledge of a computerized maintenance management system.

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.

Enjoy a variety of recreational opportunities, such as hiking, skiing, fishing, and golf! The mine site is a 50-minute drive from Kamloops, B.C. which provides all of the comforts of city living. The mine site is also close to Merritt, Ashcroft, and Logan Lake, which all exude a small town community atmosphere.

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
• Telemedicine through Maple Virtual Care
• 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.

Job Segment: Employee Relations, Telemedicine, Equity, Manager, Human Resources, Mining, Healthcare, Finance, Management

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.


Forestry, Fishing, Mining, Oil and Energy

Company Size

5001-10,000 employees

Application closing date is 2024-08-22

Current Openings

Back to search detail

Interested in jobs like this?

Sign up for email alerts
Get job alerts

Work with our Featured Employers

M space man icon M
Watch now
H O T Marketing. Tips. Sauce.
Marketing On Mars Podcast Full episodes twice per month