Website Freeport-McMoRan

Boilermaker Welder (Fab Shop) Job Highlights

Title Boilermaker Welder – Fab Shop
Type Full Time
Experience 2 Years
Function Management/Manufacturing
Location Green Valley, AZ, United States
Company Freeport-McMoRan

Company Profile

Freeport-McMoRan is a leading international mining company. It operates large, long-lived, geographically diverse assets with significant proven and probable reserves of copper, gold, and molybdenum.

Job Profile

The company is looking for a Boilermaker/Welder who will perform duties related to the assembly, maintenance, and repair of boilers, pressure vessels, tanks, and vats by performing a variety of complex welding processes such as electric resistance, oxy-acetylene or arc torches.

Educational Qualification

  • The applicants should have a High School Diploma or GED

Work Experience

  • The applicants should have 2 years of experience in the crafts of Welder/Boilermaker or a combination of education and experience.
  • Proficiency in welding/cutting


  • Complete Work Orders and other maintenance documentation
  • Develop solutions for various maintenance situations
  • Perform routine maintenance activities
  • Train and mentor maintenance employees
  • Perform other tasks as assigned


  • Ability to communicate in English with respect to job assignments, job procedures, and applicable safety standards
  • Ability to understand and apply verbal and written work and safety-related instructions and procedures given in English

Work Conditions

  • May be required to work rotating shifts in a 24/7/365 operation
  • Must be able to work in a potentially stressful environment
  • Occasionally may be required to lift up to fifty (50) pounds during the course of the workday
  • Personal protective equipment is required when performing work in a mine, outdoor, manufacturing, or plant environment.
  • Required to stand, sit, demonstrate manual dexterity, climb stairs and ladders, and work on elevated platforms
  • Work is performed in a mine or 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

Preferred Qualifications

  • 6 years of structural ironworking experience
  • Be able to perform work with little to no direction from the supervisor
  • Journeyman level structural ironworking
  • Plant or mine structural experience
  • Proficiency in the layout process
  • Proficiency in repairing or replacing structural work and shoring process
  • Proficiency in SMAW and FCAW weld process and air arc
  • Proficiency with blueprint reading


Health Benefits-

  • Three medical plan options through United Health care, including a high deductible plan with a company
  • contribution to a Health Savings Account
  • Two dental plan options through Delta Dental
  • Vision plan through VSP
  • Flexible spending accounts for health-care and dependent care expenses

Quality of Life Benefits-

  • Adoption assistance for some adoption expenses
  • Auto, home, and pet insurance plans at competitive rates
  • College scholarship opportunities for children of full-time employees
  • Employee Assistance Program for personal and professional concerns
  • Paid time off for vacation, sick time, and holidays
  • Tuition reimbursement to employees for further education

Financial Security Benefits-

  • Company-paid disability, life, and AD&D insurance with the option to increase coverage for some plans
  • Short-term and core long-term disability coverage
  • Life insurance is equal to 2x your base salary
  • Accidental death and dismemberment coverage at 2x your base salary
  • Basic spouse and child life coverage options
  • Retirement savings plan managed by Schwab Retirement Plan Services
  • Both pre-tax and Roth 401(k) employee contributions
  • Company-paid online financial wellness program to help manage your finances by creating a budget,
  • reducing debt and saving for retirement
  • Group legal plan option with access to a nationwide network of attorneys

Employer’s Statement

Freeport-McMoRan is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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