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Teck Resources

Lead, Environment

Posted 19 hours ago

Job Description

Closing Date: May 28, 2024

Reporting to the Senior Lead, Environment, the Lead, Environment is responsible for overseeing and implementing closure activities at one of Teck's closed sites, Bullmoose mine, located in Tumbler Ridge, British Columbia. The role will be based at Cardinal River mine, in Hinton, Alberta, with periodic travel required to the Bullmoose site and Tumbler Ridge to oversee projects, or complete inspections. This role will focus on coordinating, onsite supervision, and completing care and maintenance activities associated with the active closure phase to ensure compliance to permits and environmental performance.

To be successful, we are looking for a self-motivated team player with excellent leadership, consultation, and facilitation abilities; someone with the ability to manage and pivot when needed with challenging priorities. This person will have excellent communication and interpersonal skills and the ability to build relationships across all levels of multidisciplinary teams and stakeholders. This role requires a critical thinker with exceptional analytical, problem-solving, organizational and time management skills.

Join us in the breathtaking Rocky Mountains of Hinton, Alberta. Here you will find outdoor adventure at your fingertips. Whether it's biking and skiing, or the laid-back atmosphere of fishing, hiking, and camping there is something for everyone! Working a compressed work week with alternating Fridays off, come experience what work life balance is all about!

  • Be a courageous safety leader, adhere to and sponsor safety and environmental rules and procedures
  • Supervise site personnel and oversee programs for maintenance, monitoring and water treatment and conduct site facility inspections
  • Maintain all management system elements such as the HSEC Obligations Register, Environment Risk Register, Controlled Document Libraries
  • Ensure proper controls, management, and oversight of expenditures
  • Conduct or assist with regulatory, public, and First Nations consultations and negotiations
  • Manage the preparation of long-term cost estimates for Decommissioning and Reclamation Provision liability accounting, annual and project-specific detailed budgets and provide effective cost control related to the sites
  • Participate in the development of mine emergency response plans and emergency planning exercises
  • Review reports and prepare for regulatory submissions
  • Support Cardinal River mine on environmental closure
  • Degree in Engineering or Science; an environmental related field is preferred
  • Minimum three years' experience providing technical direction on environmental compliance, risks and challenges associated with resource management
  • Technical knowledge of federal and provincial compliance practices and regulations
  • Excellent project management experience with a track record that includes management and technical direction of multiple projects and budgets
  • Experience managing technically diverse employees, contractors, and consultants
  • Hold a professional designation and meet the British Columbia provincial requirements of a qualified professional for applicable programs is 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.


Forestry, Fishing, Mining, Oil and Energy

Company Size

5001-10,000 employees

Application closing date is 2024-07-22

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