Resolution Copper Mining begins worker trainee program

facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedinmailby feather

SUPERIOR, Ariz., Jan. 28, 2014 – Resolution Copper Mining is beginning a Worker Trainee Program as part of its commitment to develop local employment opportunities. To launch the program, the company is offering three trainee positions that will last six months and pay $15 per hour. One position is in the mine’s water treatment plant, a second is in core-handling operations, and a third is in Resolution Copper’s administration offices.

The water treatment plant trainee will gain an understanding of water treatment operations and design, learn water laboratory best practices, and acquire basic data analysis skills. The core-handler trainee will be certified in forklift operation, gain warehousing experience, and learn how to work with tools such as grinders, saws and scrubbers. The administrative trainee will work with Microsoft Office programs, learn letter writing and formatting, gain filing skills, and work as an office receptionist.

“Our objective is to provide trainees with skills needed to succeed in a modern workplace setting,” said Andrew Taplin, project director for Resolution Copper. “Beyond the job-specific skills, trainees will learn techniques for resume writing and job interviews, workplace etiquette and ethics, communication skills, and the ability to be flexible and adaptable on the job.”

Acceptance into the program is not an offer of permanent employment. To be considered for the program, an applicant must be at least 18 years old, have a high school diploma or a GED certificate, and have a valid Arizona driver’s license. Before final acceptance, selected applicants are required to undergo a background check, a physical fitness test, and drug and alcohol screening. Trainees also will undergo safety training as required by the Mine Safety and Health Administration.

Applicants can email resumes to Monica.Denogean@resolutioncopper.com or apply in person at Resolution Copper’s office at 402 W. Main St. in Superior. More information is available by calling 520.689.9374.

About Resolution Copper Mining

Resolution Copper Mining is developing one of the largest untapped copper resources in the world located near Superior, Ariz. The project will produce more than one billion pounds of copper annually, generate billions for the Arizona economy and create approximately 3,700 jobs over the life of the mine.

admin (7654 Posts)


facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedinmailby feather
facebooktwitterby feather

Comments are closed.

  • Stories Just Posted

    Volunteer Day is coming to Old Dominion Historic Mine Park

    23 hours ago
    by

    Globe – A Volunteer Day is planned for Saturday, Nov. 1 at the Old Dominion Historic Mine Park. Community and […]


    Resolution Copper Provides Project Update

    23 hours ago
    by

    Representatives from Resolution Copper were in attendance at last week’s Miami-Globe Chamber of Commerce luncheon to address chamber members and […]


    Senator Barbara McGuire named Friend of the 1st Amendment

    23 hours ago
    by

    STATE CAPITOL, PHOENIX – Senator Barbara McGuire has been named a Friend of the First Amendment and Supporter of the […]


    VolunteerDay at Old Dominion Historic Mine Park

    September 19th, 2014
    by

    A Volunteer Day is planned Saturday, Nov. 1 at the Old Dominion Historic Mine Park. Community and civic groups are […]


  • Stories Just For You

    Resolution Copper Summer Forum gets to the ‘core’ of things

    September 2nd, 2014
    by

    Last week Resolution Copper hosted their August forum, which is part of their annual series of summer forums.


    Hydrology testing to begin on Mary Dr.

    August 19th, 2014
    by

    Resolution Copper recently informed local residents at a community forum and via mailed letters about the upcoming hydrology test site that will be drilled off of


    Resolution Copper announces scholarship, grant recipients

    July 15th, 2014
    by

    The Resolution Copper Scholarship Program is designed to recognize the outstanding scholastic achievements of local high school students. 


    Forum guests take tour of Resolution reclamation sites

    July 1st, 2014
    by

    By Mila Besich-Lira Superior Sun Superior Sun Resolution Copper has began its summer forum series for 2014.


  • Facebook

  • [Advertisement.]
  • Arizona Headlines & Current Weather

  • Directory powered by Business Directory Plugin