Senior Geologist Exploration, North America
Location : Vancouver, Canada
Teck is looking for a highly motivated and experienced individual to act in a greenfields exploration leadership role within the North American Exploration team, to be based from its corporate office in Vancouver, Canada.
This role will report to Principal Geologist North America, and is responsible and accountable for overseeing the design and execution of greenfields exploration programs in North America.
The successful candidate will be a dynamic, experienced exploration professional with strong technical skills with respect to ore deposit geology and greenfields exploration targeting.
Proven leadership skills, a track record of discovery, and the ability to collaborate across the exploration group are imperative for the role.
opportunity identification and capture; project rating and prioritization; and greenfields exploration project execution.
Specific exploration experience and expertise with respect to Porphyry Copper, and / or Sediment-Hosted Zinc systems is required.
A significant component of field work is expected.
This role will combine the highest standards in environment, health & safety and community relations, coupled with strong commercial acumen, demonstrated team leadership abilities, dynamic management capacity and strong technical expertise to ensure that exploration and geoscience programs are planned, resourced and executed in a safe, efficient and effective manner consistent with Teck’s priorities, culture and values.
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.
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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.
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In 2018, Teck was named to the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI) for the ninth straight year, indicating that Teck’s sustainability practices rank in the top 10 per cent of the world’s 2,500 largest public companies in the S&P Global Broad Market Index.