Industrial Mechanic (Millwright), Shovel and Drill Maintenance

Teck Resources

Are you looking to challenge yourself in the mining sector? We are looking for skilled ticketed trades people to join our fast paced and dynamic teams. Come work an attractive schedule with a rotation of day shifts and experience what work life balance is all about!

Industrial Mechanics (Millwright) of the Shovel Crew will have the outstanding opportunity to help maintain our shovel and drill fleets, including North Americas first Komatsu 4800 shovel.

To be successful, we are looking for someone who is comfortable working in an outdoor setting in all weather conditions, has strong interpersonal skills and has the ability to work independently or as part of a team.


We offer the chance to live and work in the majestic Rocky Mountains, where year-round recreational activities such as hunting, fishing, skiing, snowmobiling, and biking are unlimited. Our tradespeople work an attractive 4 x 4 day shift schedule with opportunity for overtime. Add to this, exciting work assignments and excellent opportunities for professional growth with Canada’s largest diversified resource company, and we believe you will find what you are looking for! Our tradespeople receive a competitive compensation package that includes, but is not limited to, base earnings plus the following benefits:

  • Two Annual Bonus Plans
  • Medical, Dental, Vision Coverage
  • Employee Share Purchase Plan
  • Retirement Package
  • Healthy Lifestyle Account
  • Annual Performance Bonus’
  • Trades Retention Bonus
  • Relocation Assistance


  • Be a courageous safety leader, adhere to and sponsor safety and environmental rules and procedures
  • Work closely with all other trades to acquire the highest availability and reliability of our fleets
  • Perform all associated duties including regular scheduled preventative maintenance, couplings, alignments, major component exchanges, and diagnosing break down issues on the shovel and drill fleet
  • In certain components of this role, it is mandatory to wear a respirator which requires an interference free seal


  • Valid Interprovincial Red Seal Journeyperson’s Industrial Mechanic (Millwright) Certification
  • Valid class 5 driver’s license, or equivalent, without learner’s restrictions
  • Previous mining experience is an asset

Base Earnings: $119,000 – $129,000

Base earnings include the hourly wage plus applicable shift premiums and will differ depending on location. It is calculated using a reasonably expected number of hours worked per year.

Successful candidates must be willing to satisfy the pre-employment requirements of a pre-employment drug screen and three professional references.

About Teck

At Teck, we value diversity. Our teams work collaboratively and respect each person’s unique perspective and contribution.

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.

Teck is a diversified resource company committed to responsible mining and mineral development with major business units focused on copper, steelmaking coal and zinc.

Teck has been named one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers and is one of Canada’s Top Employers for Young People .

The pursuit of sustainability guides Teck’s approach to business. Teck has been recognized as one of the Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations by Corporate Knights and is ranked #1 in the Metals and Mining industry on the S&P Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI).

Headquartered in Vancouver, Canada, its shares are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbols TECK.A and TECK.B and the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol TECK.

Learn more about Teck at or follow @TeckResources .

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