at Air Liquide USA LLC in Newark, Delaware, United States
Facility Maintenance Technician -Mechanical
Located in Newark, DE.
Facility Maintenance Technician -Mechanical
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
Air Liquide R&D centers, hosting a wide range of competencies, support the Group in achieving the highest level of excellence in the technologies it provides to its customers. The Delaware Innovation Campus (ICD) in Newark, DE provides innovation and technical support to Air Liquide's businesses and markets in the Americas and worldwide.
Our Delaware Innovation Campus, inaugurated in 2007, leads research and technology initiatives in 8 scientific and engineering disciplines. With researchers from 21 different countries, the Campus had the distinction of being named to the 2015 Philly Top Workplaces by the Philadelphia Inquirer and philly.com and cited in 2016 by the Delaware Business Times as one of "13 Cool Companies in Delaware." In 2017 we celebrated our 10th anniversary in Delaware and over 3,600 days without a recordable accident! In 2018 we celebrated 10 years of accident-free operations.
Air Liquide's Delaware Innovation Campus seeks a skilled technician for the Facilities Support Team. This role will focus on installation and support of mechanical equipment within the campus. Work schedule is generally Monday through Friday, days with only occasional evenings or weekend work. Qualified US military veterans are encouraged to apply!
Duties and Responsibilities
Serve as a safety role model; promote a high level of safety awareness; adhere to and support the continuous improvement of all safety practices / procedures.
Machining and fabrication to support Campus
General mechanical lab and pilot setups.
Installation of gas tubing and valve systems including Orbital welding of tubing systems. Including Valve panel fabrication.
Troubleshoot and repair pumps, compressors and rotating equipment.
Perform general repairs for Campus from work requests, troubleshooting, repair of equipment, and resolution of technical and operational issues.
Participate in the creation, updates and reviews of HAZ-OPS, P&IDs, and SOPs.
Assist Facilities personnel in other occupations as needed. This is a multi-craft position.
Work as part of a cross-functional team to support research.
Work occasional overtime, on call shifts and fill in on other shifts as needed which may require weekend or evening work
High School Diploma
5 or more years of experience in plant maintenance, laboratory, process industry, pharmaceutical support or comparable military setting
Demonstrates strong process and operational safety behavior at all times.
Machining and Fabrication experience
Knowledge in piping and tubing installation methods including troubleshooting and repairs.
Knowledge of pumps, compressors and fan systems for installation, troubleshooting and repairs.
Ability to use hand and power tools including forklift operation, lifts, etc
Solution-oriented, with excellent analytical and troubleshooting skills.
The functional ability using a computerized maintenance management system (CMMS) for Work Orders, PM's etc.
Knowledge to read drawings and blueprints, P&ID's, layout work, etc.
Knowledge of OSHA, EPA, Federal, State, and Local regulations, etc.
Must have strong command of English, both verbal and written
Technical AAS Degree or Military training
8 or more years of experience in plant maintenance, laboratory, process industry, pharmaceutical support or comparable military setting.
Knowledge in gas systems
Orbital welding of gas tubing systems ability.
Extensive knowledge of mechanical systems which should include plumbing, HVAC, refrigeration, water system, etc. for facilities repair
Work closely with the research groups supporting the installation, troubleshooting and maintenance of their projects.
Some work assignments will be conducted... 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.