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Laborer II - Refinery

Company: Freeport-Mcmoran Copper & Gold Inc.
Location: El Paso
Posted on: January 16, 2022

Job Description:

Freeport-McMoRan is a leading international mining 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 one of the world's largest publicly traded copper producers, 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 of our employees. We encourage you to take the time to explore the opportunity to advance your career at Freeport-McMoRan. Description Under direct supervision, this role performs duties related to the production process of the electrolytic refining of copper. * Assist in production process such as unloading, efficiency, stripper, and anode/cathodes preparation * Operate mobile equipment * Perform labor type work and keep facilities clean and free from job related safety hazards * Complete the appropriate skill level criteria of the progression program * Perform other duties as required Qualifications Minimum Qualifications * Must have six (6) months of related experience * Effective written and verbal communication skills to satisfy training, safety, and electronic message transmission policies of the company * Ability to interact effective with others * Ability to ascend and descend ladders * Ability to walk on uneven surface * Ability and willingness to learn and apply new or changing job-related tasks as required Preferred * High School diploma or GED * Experience operating heavy industrial equipment/processes * Experience with basic hand/power tools * Basic computer skills 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 * Work is performed in a manufacturing plant, 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 to stand, sit, demonstrate manual dexterity, climb stairs and ladders, work on elevated platforms, walk on uneven surfaces, talk hear and see * Occasionally may be required to lift moderately heavy to heavy objects (up to 50 pounds) during the course of the workday * 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

Keywords: Freeport-Mcmoran Copper & Gold Inc., El Paso , Laborer II - Refinery, Other , El Paso, Texas

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