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Freeport McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc.

United States

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Hydromet EW Operator I - 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.
Employee who under supervision safely operates process equipment in the electro-winning process and completes maintenance of electrolytic cells at a skilled level.
  • Operates process equipment in the electro-winning process; monitors the processes and makes adjustments as needed
  • Completes harvesting of copper cathodes
  • Performs cell maintenance duties to include setting a jumper frame, draining cells, inspecting for damage, fixing leaks, hydro-blasting, cleaning, repairing/replacing level boxed, and replacing buffer sheets and boards
  • Performs starter sheet fabrication which may include operating a rigidizer, a loop slitter, and an upender
  • Computer cathode pressing which may include detecting and correcting improper plating conditions, operating a cathode press, and ensuring proper cathode alignment
  • Collecting and running plant samples
  • Completes various tasks related to the shipping of copper cathodes which may include weighting bundles, banding bundles, and loading trucks
  • Assists maintenance personnel in performing equipment maintenance activities
  • May operate a Stripping machine to strip copper sheets
  • Operates mobile equipment such as overhead cranes and forklifts
  • Performs are housekeeping
  • Performs other duties as required

Minimum Qualifications

  • Six (6) months of experience in Hydromet processing operations