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Teck Resources

Maintenance Engineering Co-op

Posted 5 days ago

Job Description

Application Deadline: Monday, June 10, 2024 (we will review applications on a rolling-basis)

Duration:8 months

Positions Available:2

Start Date:Monday, September 16, 2024

For this position, we are looking for a Mechanical or Electrical Engineering student who is interested to get hands-on experience at our operations at Trail. If you have experience working within an industrial environment, this is a great position for you!Proof of a valid work permit will also be required, if applicable.

Don't miss out on this exciting opportunity to be part of one of Canada's leading mining companies and join our team!

Why consider Teck Resources Limited for your Co-op Placement?

At Teck, we offer more than just a job - we provide a comprehensive student experience comprised of relevant, hands-on work, vibrant social activities, extensive networking opportunities, and rich professional development. With captivating projects set against stunning backdrops, a culture of inclusivity and collaboration, and boundless opportunities to learn, grow, and have fun, joining us means embracing a fulfilling and dynamic co-op adventure.

In addition to excellent compensation, Teck co-ops receive a variety of advantages including but not limited to:
  • Financial assistance to help with travel costs and co-op fees
  • Opportunity to develop technical skills and gain practical experience while applying academic knowledge to real-world mining operations and projects
  • Enjoy mentorship and guidance from experienced specialists in their respective fields
  • Receive primary consideration for professional positions upon graduation

Trail Operations is one of the world's largest fully integrated lead-zinc smelting and refining complexes. This site has over 26 different operating plants and processes concentrates and other materials from around the world to produce more than 290,000 tpy of refined zinc and 70,000 tpy of refined lead.

Located in the beautiful West Kootenay region of southeastern, British Columbia, Trail offers outdoor adventure at your fingertips. Whether its biking and skiing, or the laid-back atmosphere of fishing and hiking, there is something for everyone. This role provides a well-balanced work-life schedule and includes a competitive compensation and benefits package. Come experience what work life balance is all about!

Check out this link to learn more: Teck Trail Operations

Responsibilities

  • Be a courageous safety leader, adhere to and sponsor safety and environmental rules and procedures
  • Project Management: opportunity to assist in coordination of maintenance projects in a processing plant,; responsible for organizing, scheduling and monitoring the status of maintenance projects
  • Monitor project budgets and identify inefficiencies and offer cost effective solutions
  • Collaborate with engineering team to produce detailed designs for mechanical projects on site such as upgrades to equipment building facilities
  • Coordinate the plan and schedule for maintenance shutdown work
  • Supporting operations and work with skilled trades to fix equipment failure and develop repair scopes of work
  • Build and evaluate innovative ideas and technologies to help improve the way we do business

Qualifications

  • Working towards an Undergraduate degree or equivalent experience in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering
  • Comfortable working in a multi-faceted industrial work environment with a range of engineering, technical and operational personnel
  • Motivated self-starter with the ability to manage numerous projects simultaneously
  • Strong written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills with a capability to communicate complex ideas to all levels
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access) and a solid understanding of AutoCAD and SolidWorks would be advantageous

Wage Range: $4600 - $5900 / Month

Salary is commensurate with the number of academic semesters and prior co-op experiences completed.

About Teck

Teck Resources Ltd. is Canada's largest diversified resource company committed to responsible mining and mineral development with business units focused on steelmaking coal, copper, and zinc. In everything we do, Teck is led by our values of safety, sustainability, integrity, respect, excellence, and courage. Teck hires more than 200 co-op students each year to work at our various Canadian operations. We have received several awards and recognitions that are worth noting: In 2023, Teck was named as one of Canada's Top Employers for Young People , which recognizes companies for exceptional programs and performance in attracting and retaining younger workers. Teck was also selected as one of Canada's Top 100 Employers from 2018 to 2023 . Teck has been recognized as one of the 2023 Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations by Corporate Knights , marking the fifth straight year Teck has been named to the list.

Innovate with Teck

Digital technologies are redefining our industry and contributing to improvements in every step of the mining process. We improve our efficiency, safety, sustainability and growth by putting smarter ideas to work and crafting advancements in our technology and our practice. At Teck, we embrace new ideas, and employ them. Teck fosters a culture where employees are encouraged to bring ideas forward and implement technologies that can help make us a better company.

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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.

Industry

Forestry, Fishing, Mining, Oil and Energy

Company Size

5001-10,000 employees

Application closing date is 2024-07-20

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