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Qualified Blaster

Reference ID: 549000100

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Closing Date: June 30, 2019

Reporting to the Drill & Blast Supervisor, Mine Operations, the Qualified Blaster will be responsible for executing blasting activities in the pit. Specific duties will include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Be a courageous safety leader, adhere to and sponsor safety rules and procedures
  • Execute safe and effective detonation of explosives
  • Adhere to Occupational Health and Safety Regulation and Occupational Health and Safety Code

  • Valid Alberta Surface Mine Blaster Certification
  • Preference that certification is valid until minimum of May 2020
  • Minimum 3 years blasting experience
  • Able to work independently
  • Good knowledge of surface blasting requirements
  • Surface coal mining experience would be an asset

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

Qualified applicants interested in joining a dynamic team are encouraged to submit a resume and cover letter electronically.

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.

Your application to this posting is deemed to be your consent to the collection, use and necessary disclosure of personal information for the purposes of recruitment. Teck respects the privacy of all applicants and the confidentiality of personal information.

Teck is a diversified resource company committed to responsible mining and mineral development with major business units focused on copper, steelmaking coal, zinc and energy. 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.

The pursuit of sustainability guides Teck's approach to business. Teck is building partnerships and capacity to confront sustainability challenges within the regions in which it operates and at the global level. In 2018, Teck was named to the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI) for the ninth straight year, indicating that Teck's sustainability practices rank in the top 10 per cent of the world's 2,500 largest public companies in the S&P Global Broad Market Index.

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Posted: June 22, 2019
Closes: August 21, 2019