Teck Cominco

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Teck Cominco Reviews

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Teck Cominco President, CEO, and Director Don Lindsay
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    Red Dog Mine is a great place to work.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Mine Engineer in Anchorage, AK
    Current Employee - Mine Engineer in Anchorage, AK

    I have been working at Teck Cominco full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    have a great career opportunity for engineers.

    Cons

    4/2 weeks or 2/1 weeks rotation. Have to deal with life-work balance.

    Recommends
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Teck Cominco Interviews

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    Co-Op Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took a dayinterviewed at Teck Cominco in October 2013.

    Interview Details

    The interview starts off with a CV review and chit-chat about various elements of your CV. Afterwards there's a list of questions that the interviewer goes through. Misc. elements include are you planning to drive to BC, what do you know about Teck, what do you know about Fernie, etc.

    Interview is mostly behavioral. Name three things that you think you could improve, name three things you'd like to improve, name three things you're strong at, tell me about a time where you had to work with difficult people, tell me about a significant accomplishment, tell me how you achieved a significant goal while working in a team.

    Interview Questions
    • Name three things you would like to improve about yourself by working at Teck.   View Answer
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Teck Cominco Awards & Accolades

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Barron's 500, Barron's, 2009
Barron's 500, Barron's, 2008

Additional Info

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Website www.teck.com
Headquarters Vancouver, Canada
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Company - Public (TCK)
Industry Mining & Metals
Revenue $5 to $10 billion (USD) per year

Teck Resources really digs zinc ... and coal. ... and copper. Its Red Dog mine in Alaska holds some of the world's largest zinc reserves. The company's coal business operates through subsidiary Fording Canadian Coal Trust. (The company owned less than 20% of Fording until it spent $14 billion in 2008 to buy the rest of it.) It mines copper in Canada, Chile, and Peru. Teck's energy segment consists of stakes in three oil sands projects in Canada that are in the development stage. In 2012 Teck agreed to acquire Canada's SilverBirch Energy for $425 million. Though Teck was... More

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