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Freeport McMoRan Crush/Convey Electrician - Safford, AZ in Safford 5 (Mine Operations), 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.

Skilled worker in the electrical/instrumentation field whose duties include, but are not limited to the removal, repair and installation of electrical components and basic to intermediate troubleshooting.

  • Perform safe completion of routine and non-routine repairs and construction

  • Perform preventive maintenance, installation and repair of industrial electrical and/or instrumentation equipment(i.e. substations, power distribution systems, switchgear motors, motor controls, systems and components, process controls, instrumentation and pneumatic equipment)

  • Assist with troubleshooting of industrial electrical and/or instrumentation equipment

  • Perform other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications

  • Completion of an approved certified electronics, electrical and/or instrumentation programorminimum of two (2) years of experienceora combination of education and experience in industrial electrical and/or instrumentation repair and maintenance

  • Basic experience in the maintenance and repair of electrical circuits and connected equipment

  • Valid state drivers license

  • Must have minimum personal tools as described by the department tool list (or be able to obtain them within 90 days of hire date)

  • Able to perform the essential functions of the job at the time of the job offer with or without reasonable accommodations

Preferred

  • High School diploma or GED

  • Experience working as an Electrician in an industrial/fixed plant environment with crushing and/or conveyor systems

  • Experience with VFDs

  • Experience with PLC, HMI, and/or SCADA Control Systems

  • Experience working with low and medium voltages

  • Experience with AC and/or DC controls

  • Experience with instrumentation devices

  • Experience with diagnostic electrical test equipment

  • Experience with HVAC equipment

Criteria/Conditions

  • 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

  • This is a Safety Sensitive role

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

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

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

  • Will be required to work rotating shifts in a 24/7/365 operation

  • Personal protective equipment is required when performing work in a mine, outdoor, 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 allowed by 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: *Maintenance

Title: Crush/Convey Electrician - Safford, AZ

Location: AZ-Safford 5 (Mine Operations)

Requisition ID: 1903151

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