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Title:  Health & Safety Technician I

Requisition ID:  122633

Claypool, AZ, US, 85532

Category:  Health & Safety

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.


Under close supervision, assist in and support the identification, assessment, reporting and correction of workplace environmental factors, unsafe conditions and behaviors at assigned site.

  • Assist site management in complying with Company, OSHA, MSHA and other regulations and standards.
  • Assist in performing risk assessments, analyses of operational procedures, facility design, equipment and material, audits, and incident investigations.
  • Assist in the development and recommendation of appropriate remedial action in response to unsafe conditions or behavior.
  • Develop a current knowledge of Company, OSHA, MSHA and other regulations and standards.
  • Assist site management in developing Health & Safety plans and remedial actions.
  • Assist with drafting appropriate reports and presentations for management.
  • Perform other duties as required.


Minimum Requirements:

  • One (1) year of experience in mining industry


Preferred Qualifications:

  • High School diploma or GED
  • Current Certification for EMT or Paramedic

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

Nearest Major Market: Payson

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