Shift Leader, Material Movement

Teck Resources Limited
Posted 18 days ago

Job Description

Reporting to the Operations Superintendent, Material Movement, this position will be responsible for the safe execution of the Heavy Equipment activities related to Material Movement. This includes the safe and cost effective handling and movement of feed stock, recycle materials and finished product related to Production plants. As well as other site requirements, which may include but are not limited to Fugitive dust activities, Fueling, Landfill and Stockpile management.

This role is 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.

Please note this position consists of a 4X4 continuous work schedule.


Be a courageous safety leader, adhere to and sponsor safety and environmental rules and procedures Contribute to an effective maintenance and support service by assigning crews to perform work according to priorities and schedules and ensuring the required materials are at the job site, and initiating the necessary maintenance orders Monitor the jobs in progress to ensure work quality, efficiency and adherence to applicable safety and hygiene regulations Assist personnel by investigating problems, recommending solutions, providing technical direction and advice and providing assistance in the selection of equipment in order to solve the problem Respond to operations needs by changing work schedules and reassigning crews Communicate effectively with local and outside group leaders to coordinate work and ensure work is performed according to government (WorkSafeBC, Technical Safety BC, National Safety Code and CVSE regulations) and Teck standards Select work orders according to priorities and equipment availability and prepare work schedules for each equipment operator in the operation Contribute to the efficiency of the maintenance or operation service by initiating purchase and suborder and expediting parts and equipment Ensure work is performed in a timely manner by developing and distributing weekly work schedules and ensuring work is completed to the required standardized work instruction Contribute to the well-being of employees by participating in the organization, implementation and enforcement of plant safety and hygiene program Ensure a well-trained crew by using performance management principles, implementing training programs, scheduling employees for training and evaluating on-the-job performance Act as the Project Coordinator for routine projects Perform all other related duties as required


Minimum requirement of high school with heavy equipment experience Minimum 2 years related industrial experience Minimum 2 years supervisory experience in heavy equipment operation Experience in fleet management system and knowledge of regulations for Fleet Operations (National Safety Code, CVSE Motor Vehicle Act) Experience in material handling in an industrial and/or production environment preferred Experience with hazardous waste regulations and landfill operation is preferred Basic typing skills, familiarity JD Edwards, journaling/log book entry are necessary Demonstrated ability to work in safe, environmentally conscious, and effective manner Familiar with plant/business area processes, procedures and system would be an asset Excellent communication skills, proven human relation skills and follow-up skills are required Ability to both lead and work effectively within a team in fast-paced industrial environment Demonstrated willingness to be flexible and adaptable to changing priorities Strong multi-tasking and organizational skills

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.

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