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September 2024 Fish Monitoring and Habitat Co-op Student

🚀 Off-cycle Internship

Sparwood

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  • You must be a motivated student in a relevant environmental program, comfortable working outdoors in various conditions, and possess strong communication and Microsoft Office skills.
  • You will support fish monitoring and habitat studies, supervise consultants, conduct field work, manage data, and develop innovative solutions for Teck's Elk Valley mine sites.

Off-cycle Internship

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 or diploma in Fisheries Management, Marine Biology or an Environmental degree or diploma with relevant fisheries courses
  • 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

Sustainability

Responsibilities

  • Participate in the health and safety programs of Teck to ensure that everyone on site goes home safe and healthy every day.
  • Supervise fish consultants while work is conducted on all mine sites in the Elk Valley,
  • Participate in fish research studies such as the water temperature monitoring, fish habitat assessments, fish salvages and fish movement studies
  • Support field work, maintenance and installation of fish monitoring equipment
  • Work on developing underwater short videos and PowerPoint presentations
  • Support data collection and management in Teck’s field apps and databases
  • 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