Freeport McMoRan EMT - Security Officer - Morenci, AZ in Morenci, Arizona

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 close supervision, performs a variety of patrol, security, and emergency response and customer service duties at assigned location.

  • Greets and logs in all visitors and vendors at entrance gate

  • Notifies appropriate personnel or department of arrival

  • Directs visitors and vendors to destination

  • Enforces company policies and procedures

  • Performs frequent patrols of the property

  • Walks or drives vehicle on irregularly scheduled rounds of property

  • Observes conditions of equipment, grounds and facilities

  • Reports damages or areas in need of repair to security supervisor or safety person on call

  • Conducts surveillance of locations or areas in which vandalism or criminal activities have been noted

  • Assists with and trained for emergency situations

  • Collaborates with police officers in the prevention of crime, works with fire response units for fire suppression, and with medical emergency response units in the event of emergency situations, at the assigned location

  • Provides basic life support, and if qualified, advanced life support and/or paramedic services to patients including CPR and monitoring of vital signs, when needed

  • Communicates with hospitals to provide emergency care

  • Controls transfer of patients to medical facilities

  • Writes incident reports for calls attended and maintains appropriate logs

  • Performs other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications

  • Current certification as an EMT is required

  • Skilled in responding appropriately to emergency and conflict situations

  • Knowledge of site rules, regulations, policies and procedures and knowledgeable of the site topography and locations of emergency equipment and access points

  • Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing

  • Proficiency in the operation of a personal computer to include Microsoft applications


  • High School diploma or GED

  • Two (2) years of security/law enforcement experience or equivalent training/education

  • Rope Rescue/Confined Space experience

  • State of Arizona EMT Certification


  • Ability to understand and apply verbal and written work and safety-related instructions and procedures given in English

  • Ability to communicate in English with respect to job assignments, job procedures, and applicable safety standards

  • Must be able to work in a potentially stressful environment

  • Work is in a manufacturing plant setting, which may include exposure to extremes in temperature and humidity, moving mechanical parts, risk of electrical shock, toxic chemicals, explosives, fumes or airborne particles

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, sit, demonstrate manual dexterity, climb stairs and ladders, work on elevated platforms, talk, hear and see

  • Occasionally may be required to lift heavy objects (up to 50 pounds) during the course of the workday

  • Personal protective equipment is required when performing work in manufacturing or plant environment, including hard hat, hearing protection, safety glasses, safety footwear, and as needed, respirator, rubber steel-toe boots, protective clothing, gloves and any other protective equipment as required

  • Freeport-McMoRan promotes a drug/alcohol free work environment through the use of mandatory pre-employment drug testing and on-going random drug testing as per applicable State Laws

Freeport-McMoRan has reviewed the jobs at its various office and operating sites and determined that many of these jobs require employees to perform essential job functions that pose a direct threat to the safety or health of the employees performing these tasks or others. Accordingly, the company has designated the following positions as safety-sensitive:

  • Site-based positions, or positions which require unescorted access to site-based operational areas, which are held by employees who are required to receive MSHA, OSHA, DOT, HAZWOPER and/or Hazard Recognition Training; or

  • Positions which are held by employees who operate equipment, machinery or motor vehicles in furtherance of performing the essential functions of their job duties, including operating motor vehicles while on company business or travel (for this purpose “motor vehicles” includes company owned or leased motor vehicles and personal motor vehicles used by employees in furtherance of company business or while on company travel); or

  • Positions which Freeport-McMoRan has designated as safety sensitive positions in the applicable job or position description and which upon further review continue to be designated as safety-sensitive based on an individualized assessment of the actual duties performed by a specifically identified employee.

/Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veteran/Disability/

Job: *Security

Title: EMT - Security Officer - Morenci, AZ

Location: AZ-Morenci

Requisition ID: 1802088