Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. OPERATIONS TECH in Creighton, Pennsylvania
32196BRReq No.:32196BRJob Description and Qualifications:Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. (NYSE:APD), a Fortune 500 manufacturer of industrial gases, is seeking an experienced Plant Operations Tech for its Creighton, PA facility.
You will be responsible for controlling and monitoring a number of processes in the production of liquid and gaseous Nitrogen, Oxygen and Argon. Daily activities include, but not limited to the following:
Actively participate in the basic safety process, sharing responsibility for the site’s overall safety performance.
Maintain operation of plant; assist in plant equipment mechanical repairs, instrument calibrations and electrical troubleshooting.
Follow, update and maintain operating procedures to ensure safety and efficiency of the operations.
Provide troubleshooting expertise for the production units
Oversee trailer loading operations.
Maintain site and corporate Quality and Food Safety requirements.
Qualifications / Requirements:
High school diploma or equivalency
A two year technical degree is preferred but not required.
Applicants should have a minimum of 2 years experience in a manufacturing/production, processing or chemical/ petrochemical environment or equivalent
Strong mechanical aptitude and/or military experience
Experience in operations, maintenance, or monitoring of industrial process plants.
Demonstrated commitment to safety
Strong written and verbal communications skills
Team player that is flexible and has a positive attitude
Strong computer skills
This position requires rotating shift work.
Must be willing to work weekends and overtime as needed
Must be willing to take 24 hour on call responsibilities on a rotating basis
Must be a self starter and willing to work alone
Must be able to climb ladders and steps and lift a minimum of 50 lbs.
Will be exposed to high noise levels
Be able to meet call-in requirements as needed
Elevated work required
At Air Products, we work in an environment where diversity is essential, inclusion is our culture, and each person knows they belong and matter. To learn more, visit About Air Products. (https://www.airproducts.com/company)
We offer a comprehensive benefits package including paid holidays and vacation, affordable medical, dental, life insurance and retirement plans. You will be eligible for benefits and also be 100% vested in your retirement benefits on your first day of employment.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer (U.S.). You will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, citizenship, gender, marital status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, or veteran status.Job Title:OPERATIONS TECHEmployment Status:Full TimeLocation:US-PA-CreightonCountry:United StatesRegion:North AmericaOrganization:Global Industrial GasesBusiness Sector / Division:Industrial Gases Americas