Closing Date: September 30, 2021
Reporting to the Coordinator, Sampling, the Water Sampler, Water Operations is responsible for the safe and efficient execution of site sampling plans, which involves accurate sampling, field measurements and the recording of sampling information. Water Samplers will be trained to work in all facilities and will be expected to rotate between facilities as needed. Travel time to the assigned site will not be included as part of working hours, with the proposed schedule being 7 days on and 7 days off.
This is a great opportunity to join a team of hardworking professionals in a growing and technically exciting field. The technology we are using represents some of the most advanced selenium and nitrate removal technology in the world - working to advance the objectives of the Elk Valley Water Quality Plan.
To be successful, we are looking for an energetic team player with excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills, as well as strong analytical, problem-solving, and decision-making abilities. This role requires an individual who can perform a variety of physical duties including heavy lifting, and who can remain positive and motivated while working outdoors in all weather conditions.
Join us in the breathtaking Elk Valley of British Columbia. Here you will find outdoor adventure at your fingertips. Whether it's biking and skiing, or the laid-back atmosphere of fishing and hiking, there is something for everyone! Come and experience what work life balance is all about!
Be a courageous safety leader, adhere to and sponsor safety and environmental rules and procedures
Execute regular sampling and field measurement procedures at all sites
- Recognize when field results dictate further action, and inform correct personnel for possible process adjustment
Collect and prepare environmental and process samples for shipment to external labs
Follow the site laboratory quality management system, including procedures and standards; assist with data management when on shift, including data entry
- Assist with lab supply inventory and flagging of any issues to ensure adequate supplies are ordered
Identify possible cost reduction and continuous improvement opportunities
Maneuver sampling trailer to allow for sampling of open casing wells
High School Diploma; Post-Secondary Education is an asset
- Field sampling experience is an asset
General knowledge of Water & Waste Water Treatment technology, processes; mechanical understanding of process equipment is an asset
Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite®, particularly Excel, and other data acquisition and management tools
Valid Class 5 Driver's License
- Ability to travel to site depending on assigned facility
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.
Teck is a diversified resource company committed to responsible mining and mineral development with major business units focused on copper, steelmaking coal and zinc, as well as investments in energy assets.
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.