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Process Engineer-in-Training

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Job Description

Closing Date: June 21, 2024

Reporting to the Senior Engineer Supervisor, Processing, the Process Engineer-in-Training, is responsible for developing a strategy for increased throughput, leading improvement initiatives, and optimizing plant performance. The successful candidate will work closely with operators, maintainers and supervisors to optimize circuit performance, analyze process results, and perform process and lab-based tests to prove new and innovative technological improvements and system changes. This position follows a rotation of 4 day shifts on and 4 days off.

To be successful, we are looking for an energetic team player who has excellent written and verbal communication, and organizational skills. An adaptable, self-motivated individual with a keen desire to take on new challenges, think outside the box and an ability to interact at all levels of the department.

Join us in the breathtaking Elk Valley 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! Come experience what work life balance is all about!

  • Be a courageous safety leader, adhere to and sponsor safety and environmental rules and procedures
  • Be a team player with the common goal of safe production through plant reliability, process reliability and efficiency, and safety by design
  • Work with the engineering team to develop a five-year strategic plan to optimize plant performance through automation and technology
  • Act as a technical lead for projects in the processing plant
  • Monitor and evaluate the quality and quantity of all production, identifying opportunities for improvements
  • Implement improvement opportunities with urgency, following change management practices
  • Monitor performance of individual circuits and systems, and recommending or implementing efficiencies
  • Balance multiple objectives and communicate status updates across site teams
  • Work with operations to ensure best practices are being followed through daily interaction

  • Bachelor's Degree in Chemical engineering, Mechanical engineering, Mineral Processing, or other related discipline
  • Working knowledge of process analysis methodology
  • Experience in coal processing and Registered or eligible for registration with APEGBC is considered an asset


Teck employees receive a competitive compensation package that includes, but is not limited to, base salary plus the following benefits:

  • Two Annual Bonus Plans
  • Comprehensive Benefits Plan
  • Retirement Package
  • Employee Share Purchase Plan
  • Health Lifestyle Account

Salary Range: $101,000 - $125,000

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

Successful candidates must be willing to satisfy the pre-employment requirements of a pre-employment drug screen and three professional references.

About Teck

At Teck, we value diversity. Our teams work collaboratively and respect each person's unique perspective and contribution.

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.

Teck has been named one of Canada's Top 100 Employers and is one of Canada's Top Employers for Young People .

The pursuit of sustainability guides Teck's approach to business. Teck has been recognized as one of the Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations by Corporate Knights and is ranked #1 in the Metals and Mining industry on the S&P Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI).

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.

Learn more about Teck at or follow @TeckResources .

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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.


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Company Size

5001-10,000 employees

Application closing date is 2024-08-14

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