Adaptive Management Coordinator, Water Quality Management

Sparwood, British Columbia, Canada
Nov 20, 2020
Dec 20, 2020
Work Term
Work Load
Full Time
Closing Date: December 3, 2020

Are you passionate about the environment and ensuring appropriate steps are taken to protect it? Join a dynamic team collaborating to meet that goal!

Reporting to the Senior Scientist, Adaptive Water Management, the Adaptive Management Coordinator, Water Quality Management is responsible for supporting the implementation of our Water Quality Adaptive Management Plan (AMP), integrating information from a range of scientific subject areas to inform decision making related to mining and water quality. You will work with multi-disciplinary specialists to produce environmental reports on the AMP and communicate progress on responses to emerging issues.

To be successful we require someone with outstanding organization, interpersonal, and communication skills, who is able to effectively collaborate with internal and external partners to identify and resolve issues. Someone who is self-motivated, able to learn new things, and can prioritize tasks in a fast-paced environment.

This is an exciting opportunity to be involved in continuous improvement, in the environmental field, for a natural resource extraction company. You will be a key part of the team ensuring we progress towards sustainable mining in the Elk Valley. You will have the chance to work collaboratively with multiple departments and specialists, promoting continuous learning and assisting with solutions to environmental management issues.

Located 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 experience what work life balance is all about!

  • Be a courageous safety leader, adhere to and sponsor safety and environmental rules and procedures
  • Develop and build relationships with key partners, subject matter specialists, and senior advisors through regular dialogue and coordinated work sessions
  • Coordinate annual and 3-year update AMP report submissions to ensure meeting regulatory and business requirements
  • Assist with schedule, budget, scope changes, and document control for the AMP
  • Support regulatory engagement with regulators and First Nations
  • Track progress on management of water quality objectives in the AMP
  • Compile and maintain documentation of regulatory engagement and internal meetings

  • Degree or diploma in Environmental Science, Environmental Engineering, or other related field
  • Minimum three years demonstrated ability in environmental management, environmental assessment, or regulatory field
  • Experience preparing permitting applications or environmental reports
  • Knowledge and experience with environmental legislation
  • Outstanding technical writing and editing skills
  • Project management experience in an environmental field would be an asset
  • Strong digital literacy and proficient with the Microsoft Office Suite®

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. 

Learn more about Teck atwww.teck.comor follow @ TeckResources .


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