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Freeport McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc.

United States

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Hydromet Operator Trainee - Sierrita - Green Valley, AZ


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Green Valley, AZ, United States 

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Energy and Power Jobs: Operations

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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.

Performs duties related to operating and assisting Hydromet plants; SX Rover, Crystal Plant, and EW Cell Walker.

  • Perform operating duties of SX Rover, Crystal Plant (CP) Centrifuge, and EW Cell Walker
  • Responsible for having knowledge of proper shut-down and start-up procedures of copper sulfate, tank house, SX, electrolyte, and transfer systems
  • Responsible for having knowledge of SX/EW, CP, and leach flow sheets
  • May assist with and perform pipeline, pump and motor, pond, rain gauge, dam, dam diversion, and berm inspections
  • May operate mobile equipment such as forklifts and light duty vehicles
  • May assist with maintenance activities
  • May assist with SX/EW, CP, Leach production crew activities such as packaging, cell maintenance, starter sheet fabrication, field maintenance, etc.
  • May assist SX Operator, CP Operator, and EW Operator in operating duties
  • Perform area housekeeping
  • Perform other duties as required

Minimum Qualifications

  • Three (3) months of experience in an industrial environment