Website Freeport-McMoRan

Mill Diagnostic Mechanic Job Highlights

Title Mill Diagnostic Mechanic
Type Full Time
Experience 2 Years
Function Management/Manufacturing
Location Parshall, CO, 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 searching for a Mill Diagnostic Mechanic who safely will perform diagnostic, maintenance, installation, and repair of equipment and processes in the milling plant which includes mills, conveyors, screens, and like systems.

Educational Qualification

  • The applicants should have a High School Diploma or GED
  • Certified in welding (MIG, TIG, Stick, Arc)

Work Experience

  • The candidates should have 2 years of experience in mill mechanical/maintenance or a combination of education and experience in industrial mechanical repair and maintenance
  • Previous experience operating larger than twenty (20) ton mobile crane


  • Act as a Fill-in Supervisor as needed
  • May operate equipment such as forklifts, overhead cranes, pneumatic air tools, and small mobile equipment
  • Perform component diagnostic, replacement and repairs on, but not limited to crushers, overlaying conveyor systems, ball mills, auto mills, screen decks, lube systems, compressors, filter drums, hydraulic filter presses, foundry pumps, and lubrication systems
  • Perform mechanical and lubrication preventative maintenance: Identify potential failures/noises/wear on agitators, rotors, belts, pulleys, and gearboxes
  • Performs welding (Stick, Tig)
  • Prioritize and make decisions regarding equipment repair as needed
  • Train and mentor other employees
  • Perform other duties as required


  • Ability read and use schematics and blueprints
  • 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.
  • Time management skills
  • Required to stand, sit, demonstrate manual dexterity, climb stairs and ladders, and work on elevated platforms


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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