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Freeport McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc.

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Geomechanical Engineer II - Morenci, AZ


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Job ID:

93592

Location:

Morenci, AZ, United States 
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53

Posted:

11.10.2017
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Category Classification:

Energy and Power Jobs: Engineering

Job Description:

Freeport-McMoRan is a premier U.S.-based natural resource company with headquarters in Phoenix, Arizona. We operate large, long-lived, geographically diverse assets with significant proven and probable reserves of copper, gold, molybdenum, cobalt, oil and gas. The Company has a dynamic portfolio of operating, expansion and growth projects in the copper industry and is the world’s largest producer of molybdenum and a significant gold, oil and gas 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 for all phases of assigned Geomechanical Engineering projects and programs, ensuring the successful conclusion of all phases within an appropriate time and at appropriate cost. 
  • Reviews, investigates and develops appropriate recommendations regarding assigned Engineering project
  • Serves as Project Manager or Technical Advisor, on small-to-medium site construction, expansion or modification projects
  • Evaluates and administers contracts with vendors for the provision of services and equipment
  • Collaborates in site strategic planning and budgeting efforts for designated Engineering areas
  • Assists in the development and evaluation of Appropriation Request (AR) for capital funding
  • Reviews, investigates and develops appropriate recommendations regarding assigned Engineering project
  • Perform other duties as required

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in an appropriate Engineering discipline and three (3) years of related experience in Engineering, OR
  • Master's degree in an appropriate Engineering discipline and two (2) years of related experience in Engineering
  • Knowledge of the principles and practices of Engineering
  • 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