Manufacturing Operator

at Air Liquide USA LLC in Newport, Delaware, United States

Job Description

Manufacturing Operator


Located in Newport, De.



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 Manufacturing Operator


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Company presentation


World leader in gases, technologies and services for Industry and Health, Air Liquide is present in 80 countries with approximately 66,000 employees and serves more than 3,6 million customers and patients. Oxygen, nitrogen and hydrogen have been at the core of the company's activities since its creation in 1902. Air Liquide's ambition is to be the leader in its industry, delivering long-term performance and acting responsibly.

Entity and activity description


The GM&T WBU delivers technological solutions (molecules, equipment and services) to support the new markets of energy transition, maritime logistics and scientific exploration, in order to accelerate Air Liquide sustainable growth.

To support the energy transition, GM&T brings environmentally friendly solutions to the clean energy market with hydrogen energy and Bio-Natural Gas for vehicles, refrigerated transport using nitrogen, but also the treatment and injection of Biogas into the energy grid as a local power source.

As a player of the deep tech sector, GM&T commercializes technologies dedicated to Space, Aerospace and scientific exploration. GM&T also supplies gases for players in of the maritime sector and provides logistics for cryogenic transportation by sea of value added molecules, such as helium.

GM&T employs 1,800 people world-wide and generated a 2017 revenue of 372 million.

Job Responsibilities


Air Liquide develops innovative technologies and sustainable solutions, optimizing the use of air and the planet's natural resources, enabling progress and preserving life. Located in over 80 countries, we have more than 3 million customers globally in diverse industries such as steel, food and beverage, electronics, aerospace and pharmaceuticals. Air Liquide in Newport, DE builds products that separate gases naturally present in the atmosphere and purifies them into oxygen, nitrogen, argon, and various rare gases. Our Operations Group in Newport is searching for a Manufacturing Operator. This Operator will be working within our Manufacturing Group on a 12-hour shift. The Operator will report directly to the Manufacturing Supervisor.

Our business utilizes Lean Manufacturing principles and tools and this role provides an opportunity to learn these processes and contribute to our continuous improvement programs.

Military veterans are invited to apply!!

Duties and Responsibilities

Set-up, operate and maintain production equipment

Follow specifications, job orders, work instructions, recipes and procedures to produce specific products according to our ISO 9001:2015 quality system

Install fixtures, tooling and other parts for production machine setup to produce products using a variety of materials, according to work orders and specifications

Align and adjust machine settings, and synchronize speeds on sections of machine to deliver material and construct product

Activate machinery and equipment, adjust set points to control machine functions, and observe operation of machine and product to detect and diagnose cause of faulty operation; report malfunctions to supervision or work leader

Operate equipment in all areas of the plant, performing tasks required to build the product and prepare it for shipment worldwide

Keep machinery and equipment clean, replace worn parts and perform preventive maintenance as required

Record product information on data sheets or computer database to complete work order

Move material to work area and load into machine for processing

Inspect product, setup and adjust manufacturing equipment:

Inspect incoming materials and parts from warehouse as per inspection procedures as needed

Inspect materials, products, or equipment to detect defects or malfunctions

Route product samples for quality control inspection according to procedure

Monitor gauges, dials and other indicators to ensure that equipment operations conforms to production or process standards

Support the training or cross-training of operators that are new to the work area

Meet or exceed the Company's safety and environmental standards:

Become fully trained and follow all safety procedures for the operation and use of equipment

Maintain a clean and organized work area

Assure proper disposal of waste materials

Contribute actively to safety improvement programs

Comply with all... For full info follow application link.


We are an equal opportunity employer. Everyone will be considered for employment, promotions, transfers, and other conditions of employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, physical or mental handicap, age, Vietnam era veteran status, disabled veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, political affiliation, or any other basis prohibited by state or federal law.

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Job Posting: 860984

Posted On: Oct 21, 2021

Updated On: Nov 20, 2021