Heavy Duty Mechanic - Journeyperson

Logan Lake AB
Full-Time
Posted On Sep 10 2019

Teck Highland Valley Copper Operations (THVCO) is currently accepting applications for the position of Heavy Duty Mechanic Journeyperson. THVCO recruits proactively to build talent pools for current and/or future opportunities. 

 

This position will report to the Maintenance Shop Supervisor and will be accountable for the following:

 

Responsibilities:

 

Be a Courageous Safety Leader, through promotion and adherence to established Safety and Environmental policies and procedures;

Maintenance and repair of mobile mining equipment including haul trucks, dozers, graders, loaders and other heavy equipment;

Diagnose equipment problems;

Troubleshoot and repair components such as engine, transmission, cooling system, fuel and exhaust system, clutch and differential.

 

Qualifications:

 

Must possess an Interprovincial Journeyperson Heavy Duty Mechanic;  or an Interprovincial Truck & Transport Mechanic;  or an Interprovincial Commercial Transport Vehicle Mechanic red seal trade qualification;

Must have a valid driver’s license (minimum BC class 7N or equivalent);

Experience with Caterpillar equipment, hydraulic systems, and electrical diagnostics will be an asset;

Must be willing to work shift work: two 12-hour day shifts followed by two 12-hour night shifts and four days off.

 

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.

 

Highland Valley Copper is one of Canada’s largest base metal copper-moly mines and is owned and operated by Teck Resources. The Highland Valley is a very attractive location offering a wide variety of recreational opportunities such as hiking, skiing, fishing and golf. The mine site is a 50 minute drive from Kamloops, BC which provides all of the comforts of city living. The mine site is also close to Merritt, Ashcroft, and Logan Lake which all exude a small town community atmosphere. Highland Valley Copper offers an attractive salary and benefits package including relocation assistance.

 

Your application to this posting is deemed 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 2018, Teck was named to the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI) for the ninth 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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