Air Liquide USA LLC Technician - Production in Beaumont, Texas

Job Description

Job Responsibilities:

  • Support, complete, maintain, and instill corporate Health, Safety and Environmental policies/procedures, relevant documentation at the facility in operating/maintaining responsibility for a safe, efficient and environmentally friendly facility
  • Demonstrate identified skill sets in daily operational duties as well as actively pursuing own growth/career development through self-initiative practices; work with resources made available as coordinated with supervisor
  • Participate in operational/routine maintenance tasks within facility work group without interruption of customer product deliveries
  • Foster open communication among all facility technicians in relation to best practices, operational/facility needs, safety issues/concerns, conflicts of interest between shifts/other departments; share operational knowledge/expertise
  • Assist/work closely with lead production technician or plant manager with daily facility needs
  • Ensure accurate/complete work order generation
  • Determine if immediate maintenance action is required; document it; report to appropriate personnel
  • Identify potential needs; enter them into CMMS
  • Study/maintain site-specific standard operating procedures, P&IDs;, PFDs, all other technical documentation as relates to operational/equipment processes
  • Calibrate all plant process analytical equipment
  • Keep accurate records; be diligent in documentation/record retention policies/procedures
  • Conduct acceptance PSSR reviews with operations/maintenance
  • Innovations/improvement project involvement
  • Generate initial documentation for on-site contractor, vendor, guest, visitor site-specific training needs
  • Escort on-site contractors, vendors, guests, visitors throughout facility as needed; ensure their compliance with national safety policies/procedures
  • Active participation in facility safety meetings, inspections
  • Instill safety in others by being safety minded; model good safety practices; work safely in all situations
  • Load & Unload cryogenic transports and railcars as necessary
  • Follow policies/procedures on proper notification for vacation scheduling, floating holidays, personal days off

Required Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or GED
  • 2+ years of related industrial operations experience
  • Ability to work 12 hour rotating shifts & fill in for vacations/emergency shift relief coverage as situations warrant
  • Overall understanding of plant safety rules, regulations, company safety policies/procedures
  • Performs all work in compliance with standard operating/maintenance procedures utilizing current Life Safety skills, Safe Start, safety requirements including, safe work permits, energy control isolation, IDLs, confined space entry work, hot work, work plans, pre-job discussions, plant safety inspections, etc
  • Ability to communicate with written/spoken English
  • Acquiring knowledge/ability in all plant operations including processes/equipment
  • Understanding of governmental regulations including environmental permitting/compliance, loading /quality assurance, basic electricity, national/local operating procedures, CMMS, maintenance management process, all HSE issues associated with the facility
  • Ability to learn/follow national/local standard operating procedures; follow through on instructions; work with minimal supervision; read/interpret blueprints, flow charts, process piping ISOs, schematics, P and IDs, electrical schematics; perform basic math operations
  • Basic knowledge/understanding of control board, operating off of operator interface consoles (computer)
  • Basic computer (PC) skills; ability to use required software computer applications

Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to wear required PPE safety equipment including, hardhat, safety glasses, safety shoes/boots, and FRC clothing
  • Must be able to lift 50lbs

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Technical Associate's degree

Requisition Number: 9083

Job Title: Technician - Production

Area of Interest: Operations

Country: U.S.

City: Beaumont

State / Province: Texas