Tire Repair Person

Website Freeport-McMoRan

Job Highlights

Title Tire Repair Person
Type Full Time
Experience 1 Year
Function Management/Manufacturing
Location Bayard, NM, 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 hiring a Tire Repair Person to join its team.

Education Level

Work Experience

  • 1 year of experience in tire repair or mechanical repair and maintenance or a combination of education and experience in industrial mechanical repair and maintenance


  • May be required to perform basic welding tasks using a cutting torch.
  • May operate equipment such as forklifts, cranes, small mobile equipment, and impact guns.
  • May perform hot tire replacement and follow hot tire safety procedures.
  • Perform maintenance, repair, and replacement of tires on mobile equipment including Haul trucks, water trucks, fuel trucks, pickups, and other equipment used in and around the mine.
  • Perform preventative maintenance including studying and checking for tire and wheel issues (damage or wear, tread depth, pressure, temperature, monitoring for heat bubbles, and overall condition of the tire).
  • Perform replacement, fixes, and repairs on different types of tires; this includes servicing tires, diagnosing tire and wheel issues, patches, plugs, stems, and making tire replacement decisions.
  • Responsible for maintaining work orders, a clean and safe work area, and performing work area inspections.
  • Perform other duties as required.


  • Ability to read and use schematics.
  • Must have completed academic and practical competencies required (this includes Line of Progression (LOP) requirements for internal employees where LOP Exists) and have experience demonstrating the required aptitude.
  • The selected candidate shall demonstrate the ability to apply knowledge and skills while also passing a written assessment where required.
  • This exam is based on skills/abilities or academic knowledge; as well as safety.
  • Knowledge of hot tire safety procedures


  • 401(k) plan with employer contribution/match
  • Affordable medical, dental, and vision benefits
  • Company-paid life and disability insurance
  • Discounted insurance plans for pet, auto, home, and vehicle
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Internal progression opportunities
  • Paid time off, paid sick time, holiday pay, parental leave
  • Tuition assistance

Employer’s Statement

Freeport-McMoRan is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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