Reporting to the Lead, Regulatory Approvals, the Environmental Coordinator, Regulatory Approvals is responsible for supporting implementation of the Social, Environmental and Regulatory Approvals (SERA) aspects of major mine development and water treatment projects, through coordination of permitting activities. To succeed in this role we require someone with excellent attention to detail and experience in permitting and regulatory approvals. Above all else, we want to see someone who is passionate about the environment and ensuring accurate steps are being taken to protect it.
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Be a courageous safety leader, adhere to and sponsor safety and environmental rules and procedures
Schedule and coordinate consulting teams for implementing environmental baseline programs and related reporting
Coordinate health and safety requirements for implementing field programs, including spending time directly in the field as required
Assist with preparation of management plans, Request-for-Proposals, and proposal review processes
Coordinate meetings and engagement events with government and Indigenous nations and track responses to comments and information requests
Prepare status summaries, schedule reporting materials, and work with managers on approval of documentation
Provide technical, administrative and project management support for permitting projects, sich as permitting schedule, budget, scope changes, risk log, and document control
Support transition of permit approvals to the operations teams
Degree or diploma in Forestry, Biology, Agriculture, Environmental Science, Environmental Engineering, or related field
Three to five years of demonstrated ability in environmental management, environmental assessment, or regulatory field
Experience in preparing or coordinating permitting applications in the resource development industry, or demonstrated similar work
Specific knowledge and experience with permitting under the following B.C. legislation is an asset: Mines Act, Water Sustainability Act, Environmental Management Act, and Forest Act
Strong digital literacy using the Microsoft Office Suite®; specifically Excel, Project, PowerPoint, and Word
Experience with impact assessment work would be beneficial
Excellent organization and writing skills, with a proactive work style
Ability to effectively connect with internal staff, external parties, and managers to identify and resolve issues
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.
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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 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.
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