Website Freeport-McMoRan

Crush/Convey Diagnostic Mechanic Job Highlights

Title Crush/Convey Diagnostic Mechanic
Type Full Time
Experience 2 Years
Function Management/Manufacturing
Location Safford, 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 Mechanic who will safely perform diagnostic, maintenance, installation, and repair of crush and conveying equipment and related systems.

Educational Qualification

  • The applicants should have a High School Diploma or GED

Work Experience

  • The candidates should have 2 years of experience in Crush/Convey or a combination of education and experience in industrial mechanical repair and maintenance
  • Experience performing arc welding, torch cutting, and air arc
  • Experience working with motors, gearbox alignment, and roto line machines


  • May operate mobile equipment such as Forklifts, cranes, and boom trucks
  • Perform advanced welding and fabrication
  • Perform as a Fill-in Supervisor as required
  • Perform mechanical and lubrication preventative maintenance such as changing filters in the dust collection systems, checking screens, oil levels, and lubrication systems
  • Perform system troubleshooting, maintenance, component removal, repair, and installation of the jaw and gyratory crushers, vibratory screens, conveyors, dust suppression/collection systems, mobile conveying systems, etc.
  • Prioritize and make decisions regarding equipment repair as needed
  • Responsible for maintaining work orders and performing work area inspections
  • Train and mentor other employees
  • Perform other duties as required


  • Ability to safely perform maintenance, lubrication, installation, and repair of stacking equipment, conveyors, screens, crushers, and similar systems
  • Knowledge of safety procedures such as LOTOTO, etc.


  • 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
  • Must be able to work in a potentially stressful environment
  • Occasionally may be asked required to lift moderately heavy to heavy objects up to 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, work on elevated platforms, talk, hear, see and work in confined spaces
  • Will be required to work rotating shifts in a 24/7/365 operation


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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