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Red Dog AK Full Time Posted by: Teck Resources Posted: Saturday, 1 August 2020
Applicants must be eligible to work in the specified location

Closing Date: August 27, 2020

The Red Dog concentrator has a complex multi-sulfide flotation circuit with some of the latest flotation and regrinding technologies. The successful applicant will provide the operation with technical support and perform project work as assigned. The projects will have objectives to improve the metallurgical performance of the mill and/or reduce operating costs, as well as the optimization of the water treatment plants. The successful applicant will have demonstrated that he/she is a highly motivated team player able to work safely with little supervision.

Reporting to the Principal Metallurgist. Rotation schedule will be two weeks onsite and two weeks off site.

Responsibilities :

  • Be a courageous safety leader, adhere to and sponsor safety and environmental rules and procedures
  • Complete assigned work in a professional manner, including necessary measurements, calculations, analyses, interpretations, reporting and recommendations.
  • Communicate effectively with operating, analytical and maintenance groups to ensure optimum utilization of resources
  • Improve metallurgical plant processes and procedures by evaluating new technology and recommending implementation where cost effective
  • Establish Personal Goals and Objectives annually that align with Departmental Goals and Objectives. (These require Supervisor approval and will be evaluated in regards to attainment during Performance Planning and Coaching reviews)
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Qualifications :

  • Bachelor of Science/Engineering degree (Chemical, Metallurgical or Mineral Processing or related field) is required
  • Some industrial milling experience is preferred
  • Must be proficient in MS Office Suite and Windows environment and able to thrive in a fast-paced setting with advanced abilities in MS Excel
  • Ability to prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment
  • Capable of working with all levels of the organization and in a team environment
  • Excellent communication, facilitation and interpersonal skills
  • Possess excellent written and verbal communication skills, including the ability to articulate ideas and communicate needs in a concise manner
  • Self-motivated with the ability to prioritize and execute multiple tasks

Red Dog is a drug/alcohol free work place and provides competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits program. Employment is conditional upon passing a background check, physical examination and drug/alcohol tests. Excellent benefits including: medical, dental, life, AD&D and long term disability insurance, paid sick leave, vacation days and 401k. Red Dog currently offers a 2x2 (two weeks on & two week off) an even schedule to provide a better work-life balance to our employees.

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.

Learn more about Teck at or follow @TeckResources

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Red Dog AK, United States of America
Teck Resources
Teck Resources
8/1/2020 2:03:03 PM

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