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September 2024 Geotechnical/Geological Engineering Co-op Student

🚀 Off-cycle Internship

Sparwood

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Off-cycle Internship

Engineering•Sparwood

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 Geological or Geotechnical Engineering
  • 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

Engineering

Responsibilities

  • Participation in the health and safety programs of Teck to ensure that everyone on site goes home safe and healthy every day
  • Perform a variety of geotechnical assessments for current and future pit slope excavations and waste rock dumps
  • Perform a variety of stability and rockfall analyses for pit slopes and natural slopes
  • Assist with quarterly geological model updates and reconciliations
  • Conduct mapping and sampling activities in all weather conditions
  • Working with consultants to complete geotechnical design work
  • Support Geotechnical monitoring and analysis including interpretation of ground movement and piezometric data, drilling data centralization, instrumentation maintenance, and document tracking, control and critical geotechnical risk management
  • Provide hazard management support
  • 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