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Freeport McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc.

United States

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Engineer II - Closure-Reclamation Planning - Tucson, AZ


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Tucson, AZ, United States 

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Engineering Services

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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.
Under general supervision, identify, report, and recommend a wide variety of workplace safety, environmental and construction design factors to prevent or correct design/build conditions that may adversely impact employee safety, health, comfort and productivity. Perform safety oversight of engineering construction activities by identifying appropriate field construction safety professionals for sites and overseeing their work. Review, investigate and develop appropriate recommendations regarding assigned Engineering project.
  • Oversee and evaluate new and existing construction projects or safety risks and hazards company-wide
  • Identify safety professionals for safety projects and provide support and oversight of the field project safety function
  • Conduct risk management review of processes and projects in accordance with Process Safety Management/Risk Management Plan
  • Develop and provide safety perspective for design and processes, make recommendations for new construction projects, operational improvements and renovations by recommending engineering solutions or elimination of hazards
  • Provide onsite evaluation of existing process and equipment
  • Review design plans and specifications, and prepare appropriate reports and presentations for management
  • Conduct assessments on detailed exposure, facility design, and equipment and materials design
  • Collaborate with site management and provide technical support on health and safety preventative measures in complying with Freeport-McMoRan, OSHA, MSHA, and other regulations and standards
  • Proactively address health and safety issues and the risk associated with the design, construction, and modification of operating procedures
  • 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