Freeport-McMoRan is a premier U.S.-based natural resources company with headquarters in Phoenix, Arizona. We operate large, long-
lived, geographically diverse assets with significant proven and probable reserves of copper, gold and molybdenum. The company has a dynamic portfolio of operating, expansion and growth projects in the copper industry.
Freeport-McMoRan is the world’s largest publicly traded copper producer, the world’s largest producer of molybdenum and a significant gold producer.
We have a long and successful history of conducting our business in a safe, highly efficient and socially-responsible manner.
We have the assets, the talent, the drive and the financial strength to provide attractive and rewarding careers for our employees.
We encourage you to take some time to explore your career opportunities at Freeport-McMoRan.
Under general supervision, provides technical advice and guidance in Metallurgical testing and analysis at assigned site.
Report on Metallurgical or process issues and make recommendation to Chief Metallurgist on how to resolve / correct the issues
Review and recommend new or enhanced Metallurgical testing equipment or protocols
Contribute to the improvement of Metallurgical process
Evaluate and administer contracts with vendors for the provision of services and equipment
Provide guidance and counsel to the site management team on applicable programs, practices and existing / proposed local, State and Federal regulations
Maintain current working knowledge of applicable Federal, State and local regulations
Bachelor’s degree in Metallurgy, Chemistry or related Engineering discipline and three (3) years of experience in Metallurgy or related Scientific field, OR
Master’s degree in Metallurgy, Chemistry or related Engineering discipline and two (2) years of related experience in Metallurgy or related Scientific field
Knowledge of the principles and methods used in complex Metallurgical and processing analyses
Able to research and analyze information of considerable difficulty and draw valid conclusions
Ability to develop and maintain awareness of occupational hazards and safety precautions
Skilled in following safety practices and recognizing hazards
Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing
Criteria / Conditions
toe boots, protective clothing, gloves and any other protective equipment as required
going random drug testing as per applicable State Laws
Freeport-McMoRan has reviewed the jobs at its various office and operating sites and determined that many of these jobs require employees to perform essential job functions that pose a direct threat to the safety or health of the employees performing these tasks or others.
Accordingly, the Company has designated the following positions as safety-sensitive :
sensitive based on an individualized assessment of the actual duties performed by a specifically identified employee.