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Teck Resources

Technician, Environment

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Job Description

Closing Date: June 21, 2024

Are you looking for an exciting role that makes the most of your scientific knowledge, technical skills, and environmental project management experience?

Reporting to the Water Compliance Coordinator, the Environmental Technician supports the ongoing management and compliance of regional and local permits at Fording River Operations. This field-based role is responsible for assessing environmental conditions, collecting environmental data, assessing compliance, and facilitating environmental education. Working four days on, four days off (12-hour day shifts).

To be successful, we are looking for someone who enjoys coordinating and carrying out field tasks, and finding solutions in a fast-paced, team environment. This person has outstanding interpersonal skills, the ability to excel independently and as part of a team, and remains positive and motivated in outdoor, remote locations.

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
  • Manage multiple, broad based sampling and monitoring programs
  • Collection of water samples and water flow data
  • Apply quality control and quality assurance to monitoring programs
  • Maintain, repair, and calibrate monitoring equipment and instrumentation
  • Understand permits and associated requirements
  • Carry out environmental data entry, review, and management
  • Lead field investigations and inspections
  • Coordinate contractor management to ensure work is being conducted safely and in accordance with the project scope
  • Supervise environmental projects, such as remediation, maintenance of pollution control infrastructure or programs, and field sampling programs
  • Analyze field and analytical data to draft technical reports and communications
  • Degree or Diploma in a related industry area such as Engineering, Environmental Science, Geoscience, Forestry, or Agriculture
  • Experience in environmental compliance or monitoring in the resource industry or similar
  • Knowledge of relevant environmental regulations, standards, and effective industry practices
  • Proficient with the Microsoft Office Suite®


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: $80,000 - $99,000

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.


Forestry, Fishing, Mining, Oil and Energy

Company Size

5001-10,000 employees

Application closing date is 2024-08-14

Current Openings

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