Closing Date: December 31, 2016
We are currently seeking an individual in the role of: Senior Mining Engineer Supervisor Reporting to the Superintendent, Engineering, the Senior Mining Engineer Supervisor is responsible for managing the engineering group and the ancillary resources required to support the production of coal. This includes providing oversight of the mine as well as evaluating growth opportunities, alternate mining methods and continuous improvement of the mine engineering system. Responsibilities:
Be a courageous safety leader, adhere to and sponsor safety and environmental rules and procedures
Provide technical guidance and leadership to the engineering team
Optimize the deployment of the technical workforce as priorities change by managing mine site and corporate requirements
Develop team members through planning, management by objectives, recognition and mentorship
Provide corporate governance for the Life of Mine Plans, reserve and resources and quarterly reconciliations
Oversee mine design, economic evaluation, cost estimating, productivity forecasting, equipment selection and production scheduling on a wide range of studies from pre-scoping to feasibility studies
Incorporate, investigate and develop best practice for Teck in areas of property evaluation, mine engineering design and scheduling, and alternate mining technology
Participation in the development of the mine plan and budgeting process
Other responsibilities as required or as assigned Qualifications:
BSc. Engineering or equivalent with Mining, Civil or Geotechnical specialization
Equivalent combination of education and open pit engineering experience may be acceptable
P. Eng designation is required
Superior interpersonal, organizational and communication skills
8 years of experience, with prior exposure coordinating and supervising an engineering team
Previous work in open pit, truck and shovel operations is advantageous
Experience with the budgeting process
Excellent computer skills, particularly spreadsheet, word processing and presentation applications
Advanced analytical, problem solving and decision making abilities
Proven and exemplary leadership skills Teck Coal offers an excellent salary and benefits package. Our organization is committed to work life balance and offers staff alternate work schedules such as an Earned Day Off schedule, making every second weekend three days long. When combined with the natural beauty and significant outdoor recreation offered in the Rocky Mountains of south eastern British Columbia and west central Alberta, our employment opportunities are truly unmatched. 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.
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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 TCK.A and TCK.B and the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol TCK. Teck has been named to the 2013 Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI) for the fourth straight year, indicating that Tecks sustainability practices rank in the top 10 per cent of the worlds 2,500 largest public companies. Further information about Teck can be found at www.teck.com .