Closing Date: September 30, 2020
Teck is currently accepting applications for the position of Pit Utility/Haul Truck Operators. Teck recruits proactively to build a talent pool for current and/or future opportunities.
Reporting to the Pit Supervisor, Pit Utility/Haul Truck Operators are responsible for safely operating various models of haul trucks transporting coal and/or rock at an open pit coal mine.
Be a courageous safety leader, adhere to and sponsor safety and environmental rules and procedures
Operate haul trucks ranging in size from 180 ton to 400 ton capacity on a 12 hour shift including night shifts
Work and operate outdoors in all weather condition including rain, fog, and winter conditions
Perform tasks that involve heavy lifting
Perform repetitive tasks daily including transporting coal or waste rock over short and/or long distances
Inspect equipment such as tires, fluids, lights, brakes, to ensure equipment is fully functional and safe for operating
Communicate with dispatch, other operators, and supervisors using communication devices such as two-way radio and on-board computers
High School Diploma, General Education Development (GED), or equivalent
Valid driver’s license without learner’s restrictions (for example British Columbia class 7)
Previous heavy equipment operation or industrial experience is considered an asset
Successful candidates will be provided with extensive internal training
Computer literacy is considered an asset
We offer the chance to live and work in the Rocky Mountains, where year round recreational activities such as hunting, fishing, skiing, snowmobiling, and biking are unlimited. Our operators work an attractive 4 days on 4 days off shift schedule, allowing for plenty of work/life balance. Add to this, challenging work assignments and excellent opportunities for career and professional growth with Canada’s largest diversified resource company and we think you will find what you are looking for.
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 2019, Teck was named to the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI) for the tenth 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.