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Freeport McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc.

United States

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Senior Scientist Biodiversity - New Orleans, LA


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New Orleans, LA, United States 

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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.
Provide technical expertise and assistance to PT Freeport Indonesia (PTFI) Environmental Staff and contractors in support of projects and programs to drive continuous improvement to PTFI Management.
  • Facilitate collaboration and engagement of site personnel, contractors, local government officials and communities for successful cooperative projects
  • Coordinate with sites to measure and monitor environmental sustainability initiatives and programs, including the coastal programs related to sediment and water quality, and biodiversity
  • Monitor regulatory compliance related to coastal standards
  • Assist with developing and monitoring strategic plans and programs related to the tailing research and demonstration center
  • Advise and respond to management, including senior leaders, regarding sustainability issues and potential opportunities both at the site level and for the enterprise.
  • Lead the development and implementation of standardized biodiversity monitoring methods
  • Complement/supplement as well as increase capabilities, experience and perspectives of Indonesian Environmental Staff
  • Mentor and train site staff as required
  • Perform other duties as required
Minimum Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s degree in an appropriate Science or Engineering discipline and five (5) years related experience in engineering or related field, OR
  • Master’s degree in an appropriate Science or Engineering discipline and three (3) years related experience in engineering or related field