• Story 5 – Tahltan Central Government

    Ashley Jay

    Skeena Resources

    Ashley Jay studied Chemical Engineering at the University of Calgary. When she was in University, she had one mindset of what she would be doing in her future career. Being in Calgary, her future seemed like working in the oil and gas industry. She did not want to work in the industry, but it seemed like one of her few options.

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  • 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.

  • Mobile Maintenance Planner

    2022-06-09 08:23:59

    Red Chris British Columbia

    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. This position is required to work on site at the mine located approximately 80KM for Dease Lake, BC. We offer several designated marshalling points within BC including Nanaimo, Vancouver, Kelowna, Kamloops, Williams Lake, Prince George, and Smithers, as well as Calgary, AB

    The Mobile Maintenance Planner/Scheduler is responsible for accurate and high-quality Planning of all corrective, preventative and predictive maintenance carried out on assets in mobile maintenance. Activities will be coordinated with maintenance, supply, operational and reliability functions in order to create safety-focused work packs to deliver availability and reliability of mobile plant assets.

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  • Mobile Maintenance Planner

    2022-06-08 09:58:21

    Red Chris Mine British Columbia

    Explore the unknown:

    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 and we encourage qualified applicants from the local communities to apply. We offer several designated marshalling points within BC including Nanaimo, Vancouver, Kelowna, Kamloops, Williams Lake, Prince George, Smithers, and Calgary, AB.

    Purpose of the Role:

    The Mobile Maintenance Planner/Scheduler is responsible for accurate and high-quality Planning of all corrective, preventative and predictive maintenance carried out on assets in mobile maintenance. Activities will be coordinated with maintenance, supply, operational and reliability functions in order to create safety-focused work packs to deliver availability and reliability of mobile plant assets.

    We are seeking an individual for a Fly In, Fly Out opportunity working on a two weeks in, two weeks out rotation.

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  • Mill Trainee

    2022-06-21 16:53:31

    Red Chris Mine British Columbia

    Explore the unknown:

    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 and we encourage qualified applicants from the local communities to apply. We offer several designated marshalling points within BC including Nanaimo, Vancouver, Kelowna, Kamloops, Williams Lake, Prince George, Smithers, and Calgary, AB.

    Purpose of the Role: 

    The Mill Trainee position entails a wide variety of tasks throughout the Crushing Plant, Overland Conveyors and Mill Concentrator. Based on crew requirements, duties will be assigned by the Mill Operations Supervisor. Trainees who are appointed by their Supervisor to commence training on one of the operational circuits, (crushing, grinding or dewatering), shall receive a circuit induction prior to the start of training and shall be required to successfully complete periodic reviews and final evaluations to obtain a certificate of competency. Reviews shall include demonstrated success in the following categories: Safety, Position Duties, Communication, Productivity, Equipment, Theory and Troubleshooting.

    We are seeking an individual for a Fly In, Fly Out opportunity working on a two weeks in, two weeks out rotation.

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  • Staff Environmental GIS Specialist

    2022-12-07 12:08:18

     

    Environmental Resources Management (ERM) is a leading global provider of environmental, health, safety, risk, social, and sustainability consulting services. We are currently seeking an entry-level Environmental GIS Specialist in one of our western Canadian offices in Vancouver, BC, Smithers, BC, or Calgary, AB.

    The ideal candidate is an organized professional with self-initiative, a positive team attitude, technical aptitude, creativity and flexibility to help our global business deliver to our demanding clients. The successful candidate will be confident, solution-oriented, and able to communicate efficiently with technical professionals. Strong verbal and written communication skills are therefore essential for success in this role. This is a full-time, permanent position.

     

    RESPONSIBILITIES

    •   Develop high-quality maps and figures for use in technical reports and public engagement.

    •   Responsibly maintain complex spatial databases.

    •   Prioritize workload to meet deadlines.

    •   Communicate effectively with the GIS team to coordinate tasks and balance workloads.

    •   Design bespoke cartographic or technical mapping solutions for internal clients based on assessments of requirements.

    •   Conduct fieldwork with ERM teams in all regions of Canada when needed.

     

    REQUIREMENTS:

    • Specialized diploma or training in Geographic Information Systems and/or geomatics. A Bachelor of Science degree is an asset.
    • Proficiency with the full ESRI suite of GIS software, including ArcGIS Server and ArcGIS Online.
    • Proficiency with Microsoft Office 365 suite
    • Demonstrated skills in cartography and database management.
    • Positive, professional and team-oriented attitude with meticulous attention to quality and detail.
    • Strong communication and organizational skills, and a demonstrated ability to meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
    • Flexibility to meet project requirements with work occurring outside of business hours from time-to-time.
    • Proven ability to work under pressure, juggling multiple deadlines and to manage time effectively.
    • Strong commitment to safety culture and demonstrated ability to follow health and safety procedures.
    • Available and willing to travel and conduct fieldwork in remote locations across Canada. Must possess valid driver’s license and have a good driving record.

     

    ASSETS:

    • Familiarity with Python, Javascript, and/or SQL.
    • Familiarity with Microsoft Power solutions such as Power Automate and PowerBI.
    • Familiarity with SQL and relational database management systems.
    • Proven ability to work collaboratively as a team member, supporting team members with work commitments.
    • French or Spanish language skills an asset.
    • Experience in the natural resource extraction industry.
    • Experience with ATVs, boats and 4×4 vehicles.

     

    TO APPLY:

     

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

     

    https://erm.wd3.myworkdayjobs.com/ERM_Careers/job/Vancouver-Canada/Environmental-GIS-Specialist_R00017297

     

    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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  • Supervisor – Tailings Dam Construction (Temporary)

    2022-03-14 15:40:28

    Red Chris British Columbia

    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, and we encourage qualified applicants from the local communities to apply. We offer several designated marshalling points within BC including Nanaimo, Vancouver, Kelowna, Kamloops, Williams Lake, Prince George, Smithers, and Calgary AB.

    This is a temporary, 6 month term role working with our Tailings Team. 

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