Approximately 15,000 employees are making Air Products the world’s safest and best performing industrial gases company, providing sustainable offerings and excellent service to all customers. We strive to be a company of choice that is recognized by its colleagues, customers, and community as a company that draws strength, opportunity and financial growth from the diversity of its workforce. Our success will be directly attributed to having a work environment that is collaborative, inclusive and respectful of all people.
Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. (NYSE:
APD), a Fortune 500 manufacturer of industrial gases, is seeking an experienced Field Maintenance Technician - Industrial Gas Systems to be based in Chandler AZ in support of the Ultra-High Purity (UHP) customers within the West Sub-region for our Industrial Gases Division
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The Field MaintenanceTechnician will be responsible to provide necessary technical and hands-on support to maintain and troubleshoot bulk gas delivery systems installed at Air Products UHP customer’s facilities.
Proven ability to work safely in industrial environments
Mechanical aptitude, troubleshooting skills and hands-on electrical/electronic experience
Proficient in using MS Office (Excel, PowerPoint, Word)
Excellent communication skills and strong technical writing skills
Experience with bulk gas purifiers, flammable gases, and gas analysis (a plus)
Project support activities to include
Generate and follow detailed Temporary Work Instructions
Experience with UHP system components; Bellows, Diaphragm, VCR
Startup, Commissioning and Calibration of UHP Instrumentation
Spring Loaded Regulators, Dome Loaded Regulators and PIC Controllers
Work in conjunction with Project Engineers during installation, commissioning and integration of bulk gas delivery systems
Must be a strong team player and able to work 12-hour shifts
He / She must be self-motivated, safety conscious, a good communicator, and possess good electrical and mechanical troubleshooting skills. The position requires after-hours availability 7 days/week to respond to various types of service situations. There is also a requirement for occasional travel to other regions to assist other Field Service Technicians and or training requirements.
When it comes to safety at Air Products ZERO IS ACHIEVABLE. Our goal is zero injuries and incidents. People have said that it is an impossible goal. Air Products people have the capability and determination to make "zero" happen across all aspects of our safety performance by prioritizing safety in words and actions to protect self, others and the environment. Integrity is a vital part of the Air Product’s culture and employees are expected to uphold the highest ethical standards and communicate across all channels with respect and honesty.
Technical School Graduates:
- Excellent interpersonal skills for interfacing with customers and internal staff to include report development and other required administrative functions.
- Capability, flexibility and willingness to adjust to new technologies and apply prior knowledge.
- 1-3 years previous maintenance and mechanical experience in a plant or facility maintenance environment, or a High School diploma followed by technical school or apprenticeship training, or military experience relating to electrical/mechanical maintenance.
- Ability to troubleshoot and repair a variety of equipment using the appropriate tools and test equipment. A background in maintaining electronic controls, pneumatic systems, pumps, pressure vessels, reciprocating and centrifugal compressors is preferred.
- PLC, electrical, and instrumentation maintenance and troubleshooting are a plus.
Students with a background in Industrial Systems, Machine Tool Technology, Electromechanical Technology, Mechatronics, Automotive Technology, HVAC, Process Technology, Electrical Technology, Instrumentation Technology are encouraged to apply.
Air Products is a military friendly employer that values the skills obtained through military teamwork. Our culture and company values the leadership and focus on safety that is obtained from your service. This position would be best suited for Non-commissioned Officers with specific focus in technical fields. Veterans from any branch or MOS with hands-on mechanical skill sets and, for example, experience in propulsion systems, engineering fields, nuclear power, aircraft maintenance, cryogenic technicians, and civil engineering are encouraged to apply.
Air Products offers a comprehensive benefits package including paid holidays/vacation, affordable medical, dental, life insurance, 401K plans.
If you are a current Air Products employee, please apply via APOnline by clicking on Online Applications, then selecting 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 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.
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.