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"Process technician"

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Former Employee - Third Class Powert Engineer in Trail, BC (Canada)
Former Employee - Third Class Powert Engineer in Trail, BC (Canada)
Doesn't Recommend
Neutral Outlook

I worked at Teck Resources full-time (Less than a year)

Pros

Decent wage, long term contract,good benefits

Cons

coal dust, unhealthy air quality, long term employees, union environment, no advancement.

Advice to Management

be more specific of what a emplyees job duties will be.

Other Employee Reviews for Teck Resources

  1. Helpful (3)

    "Great place to be an engineer"

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    Former Employee - Mechanical Engineer in Trail, BC (Canada)
    Former Employee - Mechanical Engineer in Trail, BC (Canada)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Teck Resources full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    - Ask and you shall receive: If you want responsibility and accountability, they will give it to you. Very easy to get involved early on with interesting issues and projects !
    - Decision making is delegated down to the plants / mines. Senior management at head office does not interfere too much, which is REFRESHING... people are allowed to make decisions based on the best information available.
    - Willing to take risks and they will spend money to improve production if you have a good idea.
    - Management is quick to listen to ideas from the floor. I saw ideas from the Unionized employees get implemented quickly with excellent results. And I mean million dollar plus results.
    - Good, regular pay raises. Work hard, and you'll get good salary increases.
    - Excellent pay and benefits
    - Best managed company I have worked for in a 15 year career, and I have worked for several different companies in mining and utilities.
    - Excellent work life balance ... most days showed up at 7 and left at 3 ... got paid for the occasional bit of overtime and got perks like free meals, etc.

    Cons

    - Sometimes the relationship between Union / Management could be better.
    - The working environment is a bit dirty, if you are working in the plants. If you don't like getting dirty, look elsewhere.

    Advice to Management

    - Keep up the good work, this is a very well managed company with an excellent future.


  2. Helpful (1)

    "Good place for big project experience"

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    Former Intern - Engineering Intern in Elkford, BC (Canada)
    Former Intern - Engineering Intern in Elkford, BC (Canada)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Teck Resources as an intern (More than a year)

    Pros

    Big projects- Given high-level projects right off the bat
    Good pay- Very high salary and bonus structure
    Good location- If you can get a position in Southeastern BC
    Company has good values- Safety, family, community involvement

    Cons

    Lack of mentorship- Everyone is too busy
    Difficulty implementing change- Lots of old dinosaurs that don't want to change
    Long commute makes for long hours at work

    Advice to Management

    Create a more structured mentorship program for new staff


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