Electronics Technician - RACE21

Location
Elkford, British Columbia, Canada
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Apr 08, 2021
Closes
May 08, 2021
Ref
706575000
Work Term
Permanent
Work Load
Full Time
Language
English
Closing Date: April 21, 2021

Want to make a difference? We are embarking on a technological journey that will change mining forever! Join a fast paced, high energy, and dynamic team that is modernizing coal mining for the future.

Find out more about RACE21™ on our website!

Reporting to the Lead, RACE21™, the Electronics Technician, Mining Systems is responsible for ensuring infrastructure requirements met to advance RACE21™ initiatives.

To be successful in this role we are looking for someone with strong communication and interpersonal skills, who can communicate clearly to employees at all levels and technical backgrounds. Someone who is a motivated self-starter and is able to adapt and work well with a team. Ability to read and interpret electrical drawings and service manuals

In this role you will have the opportunity to work with departments across our operations and define projects in front line technology deployment. You will be driving cutting edge technologies at site, working along side other project oriented employees passionate about digital deployment.

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 experience what work life balance is all about.

Responsibilities:
  • Be a courageous safety leader, adhere to and sponsor safety and environmental rules and procedures
  • Install and maintain electronic equipment, such as data radios, Wenco Pit Control equipment, GPS systems, PLC based control systems, field equipment, shovel payload systems, various communication devices and infrastructure, instrumentation, and machine monitoring systems
  • Develop standard methodologies, job procedures, and troubleshooting guidelines
  • Work with multidisciplinary group to pilot new technologies and processes throughout the development, installation, and monitoring phases
  • Deliver training and mentorship as needed
  • Manage technology projects and deployments


Qualifications:
  • Post-Secondary education in communications, electronics, instrumentation, industrial automation and controls, or equivalent experience
  • Ability to research new technologies and make recommendations for implementation, system upgrades, and improvements
  • Experience with installation and troubleshooting of computer hardware such as communication infrastructure like Wi-Fi, GPS, Auxiliary and Mine Intelligence systems (Carlson, Bench Manager), Tire Monitoring systems (Tyresense), and Equipment Health monitoring systems (MEMS)
  • Strong digital literacy, proficiency with the Microsoft Office Suite®, with the ability to learn various types of software


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, 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 www.teck.com or follow @TeckResources

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