Teck Resources
Posted 4 months ago
Salary Range: $10100.00 - $12500.00 per year
Full Time

Job Description

As Canada’s largest diversified mining company, Teck is committed to providing the world with essential resources safely and sustainably. We have a rich history of consistently driving innovation, harnessing cutting-edge technology, and cultivating a dynamic environment that empowers our employees to shape the future.

Teck is looking for an experienced Accountant to join our team at our Trail Operations, one of the world’s largest fully integrated zinc and lead smelting and refining complexes. Reporting to the Superintendent, Financial Reporting, the Accountant is responsible for the accounting requirements for one or more of Trail Operations’ functional departments. Responsibilities include overseeing the accounts payable processing, developing/coordinating the flow of accurate and timely information for internal reporting, and aiding in the development and adherence to departmental practices and procedures.

To be successful in this job, we require someone with a solid understanding of International Financial Reporting Standards as well as excellent time management, communication, problem solving and digital literacy skills.

This role is based in the welcoming community of Trail, situated in the beautiful West Kootenay region of southeastern 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.

This position offers relocation assistance, a compressed workweek with alternating Fridays off and a flexible work policy. Come experience what work life balance is all about!


  • Be a courageous safety leader, adhere to and sponsor safety and environmental rules and procedures
  • Provide financial expertise to support departments in evaluating operating scenarios, determining project economics and analyzing business cases
  • Develop and maintain a strong understanding of the business model for Trail Operations
  • Contribute to cost efficient operations for one or more support departments
  • Develop and implement continuous improvements to systems, departmental practices and processes
  • Develop and test new enhancements and troubleshoot issues within the company’s accounting software
  • Prepare and analyze monthly financial and cost reports for support departments
  • Ensure integrity of applicable general ledger account balances
  • Maintain and update business process documentation and test conformance to policies and procedures
  • Provide leadership and direction to direct reports


  • University degree with relevant business experience required
  • Chartered Professional Accounting Designation (CPA) strongly preferred
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in accounting or finance preferably in a related industry
  • Understanding of International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) and accounting concepts
  • Proven ability to identify and implement improvements to financial systems and procedures
  • Experience using ERP systems such as JD Edwards as well as digital literacy in MS Office

Why Join Us?

At Teck, we offer more than just a job – we provide a pathway to personal and professional enrichment. With captivating projects set against stunning backdrops, a culture of inclusivity and collaboration, and boundless opportunities to learn and grow, joining us means embracing a fulfilling and dynamic career adventure.

Teck employees receive access to our total rewards program and comprehensive benefits package that promote physical, mental, financial, and emotional well-being. This includes but is not limited to:

  • Annual Performance Bonus
  • Profit Share Plan
  • Health Spending Account
  • Personal Spending Account
  • Extended Health Care
  • Dental and Vision Care
  • Employer Paid Pension Plan
  • Life Insurance and Disability Coverage
  • Paid Sick Leave, Vacation and Holidays
  • Virtual Telemedicine and additional support for overall well-being
  • Employee and Family Assistance Program (EFAP)

Salary Range: $10100.00 – $12500.00  per year

The actual base salary offered is determined based on the successful candidate’s relevant experience, skills, and competencies and considers internal equity.Please note this role does require the successful candidate to live within 100KM of Trail. British, Columbia. Relocation assistance will be offered however there is no camp or company housing.

About Teck

Teck is consistently recognized as a top employer for our commitment to a healthy and positive work environment. Our team is focused on fostering a workplace where everyone is included, valued and equipped for the future. In 2021, Teck was proud to be selected as one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers for four years in a row, and also named as one of Canada’s Top Employers for Young People. In 2020, Teck was named to Forbes World’s Best Employers List and in 2021, we were recognized in Forbes Canada’s Best Employers 2021 List.

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.

Learn more about Teck at or @TeckResources

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