OPERATIONS TECHNICIAN

Location
Milton, WI, USA
Salary
Competitive
Posted
May 18, 2018
Closes
Jun 17, 2018
Ref
2017540618
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Type
Technican
23023BRReq No.:23023BRJob Description and Qualifications:Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. (NYSE:APD), a Fortune 500 manufacturer of industrial gases, is seeking an experienced Operations Technician for its Milton, Wisconsin facility, which produces Liquid CO2.

The position will be responsible for operating, maintaining and troubleshooting the equipment at the facility. The basic function of this role is to provide necessary technical and hands on support to continuously improve plant operation, maintenance, mechanical equipment integrity, reliability, costs and on- stream factor.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

• Participation in the Basic Safety Process as a key member of the Site Safety committee and sharing responsibility for the site's overall safety performance.

• Controlling and monitoring the process to produce Liquid CO2 for shipment to the customers.

• Providing hands on support or assisting in plant equipment mechanical repairs, instrument calibrations and electrical troubleshooting as required.

• Investigating equipment failures, determining root causes of failures, and recommending appropriate solutions to reduce reoccurrence of/or eliminating causes of failures.

• Working with the source supplier to assure plant on-stream and reliability

• Following Operating procedures and Global Safety Standards

• Supporting other facilities in the area as required.

Qualifications / Requirements:

• High School Diploma / GED.

• Two years of operations experience in a industrial plant is preferred.

• Two-year Associate Degree in a technical field a plus, but not required.

• Military experience is a plus

• Strong mechanical aptitude required

• Must be willing to take 24 hour on-call responsibilities and weekend work as required.

• Must be a self-starter and willing to work alone.

• Strong oral and written communication skills.

• Team player that is flexible and has a positive attitude.

Physical Requirements:

• Must be able to climb ladders and steps and lift up to 50 lbs.

• Will be exposed to high noise levels.

• Be able to meet call-in requirements as needed.

• Elevated work required.

To apply for this position, please visit the Air Products Career Center - Careers page. Click on the link - Search job openings. You can apply specifically to Job Req #23023BR. If you are a current Air Products employee, please apply via APOnline. Select the People tab, under the Careers column, click on Career Center.

We thank all applicants in advance for their interest; however, only those applicants who are being considered for an interview, or are currently employed by Air Products, will be contacted.

Air Products (NYSE:APD) is a world-leading Industrial Gases company in operation for over 75 years. The Company's core industrial gases business provides atmospheric and process gases and related equipment to manufacturing markets, including refining and petrochemical, metals, electronics, and food and beverage. Air Products is also the world's leading supplier of liquefied natural gas process technology and equipment. The Company had fiscal 2017 sales of $8.2 billion from continuing operations in 50 countries and has a current market capitalization of approximately $30 billion. Approximately 15,000 passionate, talented and committed employees from a diversity of backgrounds are driven by Air Products' higher purpose to create innovative solutions that benefit the environment, enhance sustainability and address the challenges facing customers, communities and the world.

Air Products is an Equal Opportunity Employer (U.S.) All qualified applicants 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 TECHNICIANEmployment Type:North America - Weekly Employment Status:Full TimeType of Relocation Benefits Provided:NoneLocation:US-WI-MiltonCountry:United StatesRegion:North AmericaOrganization:Global Industrial GasesBusiness Sector / Division:Industrial Gases Americas