• Story 4 – Tahltan Central Government

    Hailey Carlick Beck

    Red Chris Mine

    Originally from Terrace, British Columbia, Hailey’s first job was at Terrace Motors Toyota. When she was 19, Hailey moved to Vancouver for school, enrolling at Langara College to study Psychology. She continued to work part-time in the automotive industry, at Acura and then McLaren.  Hailey works with Newcrest as a Community Relations Intern for Red Chris Mine.

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  • Story 1 – Tahltan Central Government

    Clements Brace

    Guardian

    Clements Brace is a full-time Guardian with the Tahltan Central Government. He assists in wildlife protection, climate change and biological monitoring and the inspection of mineral exploration sites. Before joining the TCG, Clements worked as an outfitting guide. He is an avid hunter and provides meat and wood to Tahltan Elders. He is actively learning our language and sharing our Tahltan ways.

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  • Story 2 – Red Chris Mine

    Vanessa McLean

    Equipment operator

    Vanessa McLean began her career working as a housekeeper at Galore Creek. One day an operator let her try one of the machines and she was hooked. Vanessa completed the ITA Heavy Equipment Operator Training and went off to work in Alberta’s oil and gas industry. In 2015, she returned home to start as a wiggle wagon operator at the Red Chris Mine. She quickly moved up to the 793’s.

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  • Story 3 – Red Chris Mine

    Chantel Quock

    Environmental Technician

    Now Tahltan Project Environmental Coordinator and Senior Technician at Red Chris Mine, Chantel began her career as a summer student, working as an entry level assistant with Galore Creek. She began her studies with funding from the Tahltan Central Government and the Tahltan Band, then won scholarships from Red Chris. While working full time, Chantel took courses online and earned her Bachelor of Science in Environmental Practice from Royal Roads University.

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Start your career

Find a career, not just another job. Join the Tahltan OnTrack website and discover Tahltan exclusive jobs – tailored to fit your life.

No matter where you live, no matter what education you have obtained to date, and no matter what job experience you have on your resume. Tahltan members can earn certification and qualifications for skills they have already developed, identify opportunities for education and training, and follow career building paths.

 

On the job training

Did you know that in the resource development industry there are employment opportunities where you can learn on the job? For example, you can be an electric shovel operator by starting as a mine operations labourer or you can be a mill control room operator by starting as a mill labourer. You can get a trade with an entry level position or you can go to school and become a geologist and work at an exploration site or active mine in Tahltan territory.

Career building

From an entry level position in mining you can become a highly skilled and well paid employee such as an underground miner, shovel operator, or mill control room operator without ever going to school or you can become a red seal journeyman or obtain a professional designation.

Certification

Did you know that from an entry level position in mining you can apply for apprenticeships or decide that you would like a post-secondary education and return to school and be supported by the Tahltan Central Government Education & Training funding program, Tahltan bursaries, your band, summer student programs, and co-op positions within the mining industry?


Discover opportunities

From Human Resources to Environmental Technician, from nurse to an oiler making sure the equipment runs smoothly, from community liaison to a trade in the warehouse, lab tech or electrician... the opportunities in Resource Development are endless.

  • Miner 5

    2021-08-16 18:28:35

    Silvertip

    Coeur Mining, Inc. is a well-diversified growing precious metals producer with five operations in North America. Coeur’s wholly-owned operations include the Palmarejo silver-gold complex in Mexico, the Silvertip silver-zinc-lead mine in British Columbia, the Rochester silver-gold mine in Nevada, the Kensington gold mine in Alaska, and the Wharf gold mine in South Dakota. In addition, the Company owns the La Preciosa project in Mexico, a silver-gold exploration stage project. Coeur also conducts numerous exploration activities in North and South America. Coeur’s headquarters are located in Chicago, IL.

    The Coeur Silvertip mine located in British Columbia, just 10 miles south of the Yukon border is seeking a Miner 5 to work in a camp based environment rotating on a 2 week on and 2 week off schedule.

    If you are motivated by unique challenges, change, working in a remote location and work-life balance with the flexibility of a rotational schedule, this opportunity is for you!

    The Miner 5 is an entry level position responsible for participating in mine cycle activities, face prepping, loading rounds, and installation of services.

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  • Environmental Scientist, Aquatic Resources

    2021-08-17 09:34:33

     

    ERM is seeking a  Environmental Scientist, Aquatic Resources to join our team in one of our major office locations across Canada.  The successful candidate will have experience with aquatic studies in streams, rivers, and lakes involving water quality, sediment quality, and biotic communities (benthic macroinvertebrates, zooplankton, periphyton, and phytoplankton). Marine experience is considered an asset. The scientist will carry out field programs, data analysis, and report writing for water quality and aquatic baseline and monitoring studies, and contribute to data management.

     

    The successful candidate will be a member of the Integrated Water Services team in Canada, will interact within a multidisciplinary community of toxicologists, geochemists, hydrologists, fisheries biologists, and wildlife biologists (among other disciplines), and will become a member of an extensive team of global environmental, social and sustainability experts. This posting is for a full-time position and is designed for a motivated, career-minded person who enjoys working independently.

     

    Responsibilities:

    • Coordinate and implement freshwater and/or marine aquatics field programs.

    • Compile, manage and analyze water quality, sediment quality, and biological data.

    • Draft technical reports, or sections of reports, including environmental monitoring, environmental permitting, and impact assessments.

     

    Qualifications and Desirable Skills:

    • MSc in Aquatic Biology or similar discipline;

    • 3-5 years of experience organizing, managing, and executing freshwater and/or marine aquatics  field programs, including boating experience and working in remote locations;

    • Strong data manipulation, graphing, and statistical skills using the open source program R or similar;

    • Field experience in water quality, hydrology, and hydrogeology is considered an asset;

    • Strong commitment to safety, including following established Health & Safety protocols;

    • Prior experience in environmental consulting or government and the mining sector is considered an asset;

    • Expertise with Federal, Provincial and Territorial regulations and guidelines;

    • Excellent writing skills, communication skills, and time management skills;

    • Enjoys working collaboratively and positively within a team setting as well as working independently;

    • Ability to prioritize and meet deadlines in a fast-paced work environment;

    • Ability to travel, and work in remote locations under a variety of weather conditions;

    • Valid driver’s license and good driving record; and

    • Bilingual in English and French/Spanish is an asset.

     

    TO APPLY:

    Please follow the link to our careers site to apply below:

    https://erm.wd3.myworkdayjobs.com/ERM_Careers/job/Vancouver-Canada/Environmental-Scientist–Aquatic-Resources–Associate-Level-_R00010466

    Qualified candidates will be contacted by email. Based on review of these responses, shortlisted candidates will be invited for interviews. Thank you for your interest in ERM!

     

    ABOUT ERM:

     

    Environmental Resources Management (ERM) is a leading global provider of environmental, health, safety, risk, social consulting services and sustainability related services. We have more than 160 offices in over 40 countries and territories employing more than 4,500 people who work on projects around the world. ERM is committed to providing a service that is consistent, professional and of the highest quality to create value for our clients. We have worked with many of the Global Fortune 500 companies delivering innovative solutions for business and selected government clients helping them understand and manage the sustainability challenges that the world is increasingly facing.

     

    For over 40 years we have been working with clients around the world and in diverse industry sectors to help them to understand and manage their environmental, health, safety, risk and social impacts. The key sectors we serve include Oil & Gas, Mining, Power, and Manufacturing, Chemical and Pharmaceutical. All face critical sustainability challenges and our clients in these and many other areas rely on our ability to assist them operate more sustainably which has a positive impact on our planet.

     

    Our people are outstanding, our workplace is energized! And we continuously strive to be the preferred place for environmental and other professionals to build meaningful and rewarding careers.

     

    EEO Employer/Vet/Disabled

     

    ERM is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

     

    ERM does not accept recruiting agency resumes. Please do not forward resumes to our jobs alias, ERM employees or any other company location. ERM is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.

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  • Project Scheduler/Project Controller

    2021-08-18 07:57:22

     

     

    Environmental Resources Management (ERM) is a leading global provider of environmental, health, safety, risk, and social consulting services. We are currently seeking an outstanding professional to join any one of our Canada offices as an environmental Project Scheduler/ Project Controller. We are seeking an organized, hands-on professional with self-initiative, positive team attitude, attention to detail and technical quality who is interested in supporting Project Managers on a variety of projects.

     

    The role requires experience with scheduling software, specifically Primavera P6, and cost control for capital delivery in the mining or energy sector and an interest in applying knowledge and skills to solve complex challenges. The successful candidate will be a member of a larger project management team, will interact with a multidisciplinary team and will become a member of an extensive team of global environmental and social experts.

    This posting is designed for a motivated, career-minded person who enjoys problem solving and working within a multi-stakeholder environment, and would like to pursue a project management career path.

     

     

    RESPONSIBILITIES:

    • Create, update and coordinate project schedule for environmental assessments, and environmental baseline data collection programs

    • Work closely with Project Management team to build, evaluate and optimize project schedules

    • Creation and maintenance of project schedules in a variety of software (including Primavera P6)

    • Identify regulatory review critical path, develop schedule content, effectively use relationships and lag, constraints and milestones, manage the interface between various outputs

    • Provide schedule analysis and metrics to key stakeholders on a regular basis

    • Monitor and control the project schedule through the various phases of the project

    • Maximize efficiency of the project due to contingency and schedule float

    • Risk and opportunity management

    • Provide high-quality project support while successfully juggling multiple deadline-driven tasks

    • Communicate and follow up with clients regarding specific projects, their schedules and their goals

    • Financial tracking of project budgets in Excel

    • Cost updates and reporting to project manager and clients

    • Work with multiple projects within client’s scope/budget/schedule expectations

    • Build strong collaborative relationships with other ERM employees

     

     

    QUALIFICATIONS & DESIRABLE SKILLS:

    • Bachelor degree in Sciences, Environmental Engineering or related field

    • 3+ years of consulting experience

    • Proficient in Primavera P6 software

    • Experience creating schedules with predecessors and successors, and critical paths, and expertise in analyzing schedules to identify project schedule risks

    • An understanding of critical path methodology to ensure, and communicate, timely delivery of milestone tasks

    • Ability to follow directions and take initiative when required.

    • Excellent communication, accounting and organization skills.

    • Excellent time management skills

    • Familiarity with Microsoft Office, especially Excel and Project, and various project management approaches

    • Ability to multi-task, maintain flexibility, and work independently with minimal supervision in a deadline driven environment

     

    Beneficial Assets:

    • Bilingual in English and French/Spanish

     

    If you are looking for new challenges and desire to be part of a leading company and work with specialized professionals with international standards, this will be your opportunity

     

    TO APPLY:

     

    Please follow the link to our careers site to apply below:

    https://erm.wd3.myworkdayjobs.com/ERM_Careers/job/Vancouver-Canada/Project-Scheduler-Project-Controller–Associate-Level-_R00010477

    Qualified candidates will be contacted by email. Based on review of these responses, shortlisted candidates will be invited for interviews. Thank you for your interest in ERM!

     

    ABOUT ERM:

     

    Environmental Resources Management (ERM) is a leading global provider of environmental, health, safety, risk, social consulting services and sustainability related services. We have more than 160 offices in over 40 countries and territories employing more than 4,500 people who work on projects around the world. ERM is committed to providing a service that is consistent, professional and of the highest quality to create value for our clients. We have worked with many of the Global Fortune 500 companies delivering innovative solutions for business and selected government clients helping them understand and manage the sustainability challenges that the world is increasingly facing.

     

    For over 40 years we have been working with clients around the world and in diverse industry sectors to help them to understand and manage their environmental, health, safety, risk and social impacts. The key sectors we serve include Oil & Gas, Mining, Power, and Manufacturing, Chemical and Pharmaceutical. All face critical sustainability challenges and our clients in these and many other areas rely on our ability to assist them operate more sustainably which has a positive impact on our planet.

     

    Our people are outstanding, our workplace is energized! And we continuously strive to be the preferred place for environmental and other professionals to build meaningful and rewarding careers.

     

    EEO Employer/Vet/Disabled

     

    ERM is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

     

    ERM does not accept recruiting agency resumes. Please do not forward resumes to our jobs alias, ERM employees or any other company location. ERM is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.

     

     

     

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  • Senior Environmental Project Manager

    2021-08-17 09:22:04

    https://erm.wd3.myworkdayjobs.com/ERM_Careers/job/Vancouver-Canada/Senior-Environmental-Project-Manager--Mid-Senior-Level-_R00010465

    ERM – Senior Environmental Project Manager

    This is an outstanding opportunity for a senior-level Project Manager looking to advance their career with a global environmental leader, and to make a significant impact in successfully implementing ERM's global strategy.

    • Play a key role in growing our business in the Mining sector in Canada
    • Provide project management and senior technical expertise on major, multimillion-dollar projects
    • Lead a rapidly growing team of technical specialists delivering impact assessment and permitting project work within Canada and globally
    • Work out of our dynamic and vibrant downtown Vancouver office with the flexibility of working remotely/from home

    We want to do great things; we need your help

    As a Senior Project Manager with experience leading regulatory and permitting projects, you will be equipped to lead a multidisciplinary team to deliver proposals, EAs/EISs, permit applications, and associated management plans. This is an opportunity to utilize your established relationships with companies, along with your strong project management skills to successfully lead environmental assessments and permitting for large-scale capital projects. You will serve as a representative of our company, and play a key role building our business and winning new projects. Your big-picture understanding of our business, and ability to build strong client relationships based on trust and mutual benefit will be critical.

    Your responsibilities:

    • Work on multiple projects and serve as project manager  to ensure deliverables achieve client expectations for scope, budget, schedule, and quality.
    • Drive preparation primarily of EAs/EISs, permit applications and associated management plans, lead environmental constraints analysis and develop plans to support construction implementation for mining projects in BC.
    • Contribute to business development of ERM’s global impact assessment and planning service area. Identify and develop new opportunities, prepare effective proposals, including development of scopes and cost estimates, and take an active leadership role in developing new business with new and existing clients.
    • Lead, manage performance, hire and retain, inspire and mentor personnel for overall success of project management team.
    • Actively contribute to ERM’s project management technical community and collaborate with other ERM global practitioners to execute projects.

    Who you are:

    • BSc or MSc in Sciences, Environmental Engineering or related field.
    • 8+ years of consulting experience in impact assessment and permitting, specifically in the mining sector in BC.
    • Well-developed team building and influencing skills; unquestionable integrity; and the experience, confidence, and stature to effectively address client and business needs and challenges.
    • Demonstrated experience working with the provincial and federal regulatory agencies, Indigenous organizations, and the public. Understanding of key drivers within the mining sector in BC.  Experience as a project manager for environmental regulatory projects in  Alberta, Northwest Territories, Nunavut, and Ontario is also an asset.
    • High degree of project management competence and broad knowledge of impact assessment best practices.
    • Demonstrated ability to develop/maintain long-term relationships with clients.
    • Excellent communication, time management and organizational skills.
    • Proficiency with Microsoft Office and project management approaches/tools.
    • Ability to rise to the challenge in high pressure environments, managing diverse internal and external stakeholders, and becoming energized by a vibrant team of colleagues based across the country and the globe.
    • Leadership skills with the ability to coach and mentor collaborative teams, demonstrate ERM values and become a safety ambassador.

    This is a full-time position. During peak activity, there will be some overtime required, and meetings with clients may not strictly happen between 9-5 as we work with clients in a variety of time zones.

     

    TO APPLY:

     

    Please follow the link to our careers site to apply below:

     

    https://erm.wd3.myworkdayjobs.com/ERM_Careers/job/Vancouver-Canada/Senior-Environmental-Project-Manager–Mid-Senior-Level-_R00010465

     

    Qualified candidates will be contacted by email. Based on review of these responses, shortlisted candidates will be invited for interviews. Thank you for your interest in ERM!

     

    ABOUT ERM:

     

    Environmental Resources Management (ERM) is a leading global provider of environmental, health, safety, risk, social consulting services and sustainability related services. We have more than 160 offices in over 40 countries and territories employing more than 4,500 people who work on projects around the world. ERM is committed to providing a service that is consistent, professional and of the highest quality to create value for our clients. We have worked with many of the Global Fortune 500 companies delivering innovative solutions for business and selected government clients helping them understand and manage the sustainability challenges that the world is increasingly facing.

     

    For over 40 years we have been working with clients around the world and in diverse industry sectors to help them to understand and manage their environmental, health, safety, risk and social impacts. The key sectors we serve include Oil & Gas, Mining, Power, and Manufacturing, Chemical and Pharmaceutical. All face critical sustainability challenges and our clients in these and many other areas rely on our ability to assist them operate more sustainably which has a positive impact on our planet.

     

    Our people are outstanding, our workplace is energized! And we continuously strive to be the preferred place for environmental and other professionals to build meaningful and rewarding careers.

     

    EEO Employer/Vet/Disabled

     

    ERM is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

     

    ERM does not accept recruiting agency resumes. Please do not forward resumes to our jobs alias, ERM employees or any other company location. ERM is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.

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  • Specialist – Health and Hygiene

    2021-09-22 14:47:51

    Red Chris British Columbia

    Discover what’s possible with us

    Newcrest is one of the world's largest gold mining companies. As a global business, we aim to create a diverse and inclusive environment where everyone feels safe, valued and supported to bring their whole unique self to work.

    We recognise that our different backgrounds and perspectives help us find better ways to: solve problems; attract and retain the best people; explore, develop and produce more gold safely and profitably; and help make Newcrest a better place to work.

    Our Red Chris mine is located on the traditional territory of the Tahltan, in Northern British Columbia and we encourage qualified applicants from the local communities to apply. We offer several designated marshalling points within Canada including Nanaimo, Vancouver, Kelowna, Kamloops, Williams Lake, Prince George, Smithers and Calgary, Alberta.

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