Freeport-McMoRan

Senior Administrative Assistant

Location
Morenci, Arizona, US
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Feb 23, 2021
Closes
Mar 25, 2021
Ref
24877
Work Term
Permanent
Work Load
Full Time
Language
English
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.

Description

Under general supervision, provides complex and diversified administrative support for the leadership and staff of a functional unit at assigned site.

  • Perform complex, diversified and specialized secretarial/administrative work for site leadership or functional unit staff
  • Prepare and type memoranda, letters and reports
  • Create computer forms, templates and tables
  • Compile statistical data
  • Arrange meetings, luncheons and seminars
  • Coordinate or prepare a wide variety of complex financial and operational reports
  • Responsible for ordering office supplies and other miscellaneous purchases
  • Prepare agendas and transcribe and distribute minutes of committees, commissions and meetings
  • Coordinate travel, including air, hotel and car rentals; as well as process expense reports
  • Interpret established policy and provide information for the resolution of problems
  • Set up and maintain complex electronic and paper filing systems
  • Perform other duties as required


Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications

  • Five (5) years of Administrative/Secretarial experience

Preferred

  • High School diploma or GED
  • Ability to take initiative
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Experience in community event planning and public relations
  • Knoweldge of preparation and administration of grant proposals
  • Experience in use of audiovisual and other relevant equipment
  • Experience managing volunteer programs
  • Ability to work on the occasional evaning or weekend
  • Ability to perform job functions with minimum direction and to handle changing priorities
  • Experience in website management
  • Expereince with PowerPoint presentations

Criteria/Conditions

  • Ability to understand and apply verbal and written work and safety-related instructions and procedures given in English
  • Ability to communicate in English with respect to job assignments, job procedures, and applicable safety standards
  • Must be able to work in a potentially stressful environment
  • Position is in busy, non-smoking office
  • Location requires mobility in an office environment
  • Occasionally work will be performed in a mine, outdoor 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
  • Must be able to frequently sit, stand and walk
  • Must be able to frequently lift and carry up to ten (10) pounds
  • Personal protective equipment is required when performing work in a mine, outdoor, manufacturing or plant environment, including hard hat, hearing protection, safety glasses, safety footwear, and as needed, respirator, rubber steel-toe boots, protective clothing, gloves and any other protective equipment as required
  • Freeport-McMoRan promotes a drug/alcohol-free work environment through the use of mandatory pre-employment drug testing and on-going random drug testing as allowed by applicable state laws


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.

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