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September 2024 Environmental Science Co-op

🚀 Off-cycle Internship

Sparwood

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AI generated summary

  • You must be pursuing a degree in Environmental Science, Biology, Forestry, or Hydrology, able to manage multiple projects, comfortable working outdoors, strong communication skills, and proficient in Microsoft Office.
  • You will actively participate in health & safety, manage environmental data, assist with research & monitoring, and contribute to projects & wildlife monitoring.

Off-cycle Internship

Science, SustainabilitySparwood

Description

  • Teck Coal Limited is the world’s second largest seabourne exporter of steelmaking coal. We have 4 mining operations located in the Elk Valley region in the beautiful Southeastern Rockies, BC. Our product is an essential ingredient to make steel which is used for building infrastructure as well as for clean energy projects like wind and solar power, to transportation alternatives like rapid transit and buses. 

Requirements

  • Working towards an Undergraduate degree in Environmental Science, Biology, Forestry or Hydrology
  • Motivated self-starters with the ability to manage several projects simultaneously
  • Comfortable working in a dynamic work environment with a willingness to work outdoors and able to operate vehicles at our operations, in various weather conditions and terrain
  • Strong written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills with a capability to communicate complex ideas to all levels and partners
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access)

Area of Responsibilities

Science
Sustainability

Responsibilities

  • Participate in the health and safety programs of Teck to ensure that everyone on site goes home safe and healthy every day.
  • Update and manage environmental data and reporting in our Environmental Data Management System (EMS)
  • Assist with on-site research and development activities as well as monitoring, sampling, inspecting, and reporting for environmental reclamation and geotechnical compliance
  • Water movement tracking
  • Water management and water treatment
  • Project Management tasks, including safety and contractor supervision, and project planning
  • Involvement in wildlife monitoring projects, and Biodiversity Management Plan updates
  • Create and evaluate innovative ideas and technologies to help improve the way we do business

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

office

Application deadline

May 26, 2024

Location

Sparwood