Posted on: September 11, 2018
Are you ready to be part of a passionate and
hard-working team eager to drive our business forward?
Move your Career forward with
Airgas as a Plant Operator at our plant in Davenport, IA!
What you will do:
The Plant Operator/Cylinder
Filler will be responsible for safely handling and filling gas products into
liquid, medical and high pressure gas cylinders in compliance with federal,
state, local regulations, and meeting the standard operating procedures of
cylinders prior to filling, following standard procedures as required by
government, Airgas, and distributor standards. Conducts a variety of Safety
checks per procedures, such as odor tests, checking caps and valves. Analyzes
products for purity and correct mixtures.
high-pressure, medical and liquid cylinders. Prepares high pressure cylinders
and cryogenic vessels for filling. Attaches to manifold, evacuates cylinders to
eliminate all possible contaminants. Fills cylinders by pressure and weight,
per regulations and standards.
with the loading & unloading of cylinders on & off pallets and tractor
trailers. Operates a forklift, pallet jack and other warehouse equipment.
paperwork to DOT, FDA, OSHA, and Airgas standards. Completes quality control
sheets as required.
hazards of various gases; size and contents of cylinders by reading and
interpreting cylinder labels and the color-coding of tanks. Accurately labels
with all government and company standards relating to the safe handling of
hazardous materials/cylinder gases.
a neat, clean and orderly plant appearance.
duties as assigned.
above job functions are illustrative of the duties and responsibilities
associated with this position and are not intended to be all inclusive.
Employee may perform other related duties to meet the ongoing needs of the
What you will have:
Diploma or equivalent preferred.
of one year of prior experience in a manufacturing operation, filling or
loading experience preferred.
background in gas, welding and safety supply industry or chemical industry
verbal and written communication skills.
to read and comprehend material safety data sheets.
be able to work with a wide variety of people with different personalities and
customer service skills.
to work independently and under some pressure to meet deadlines.
level of attention to detail.
to add, subtracts, multiply, and divides in all units of measure, using whole
numbers, common fractions, and decimals.
to compute rate, ratio, and percentages.
to safely operate a forklift.
lift and/or move up to 60 pounds and move up to 800 pounds with the aid of
material handling equipment.
by Airgas safety programs, OSHA, and all related rules, regulations, procedures
which are applicable to this position's responsibilities.
Who we are:
Airgas, an Air
Liquide company, is the leading U.S. supplier of industrial, medical and
specialty gases, as well as hardgoods and related products; one of the largest
U.S. suppliers of safety products; and a leading U.S. supplier of ammonia
products and process chemicals.
improving the performance of its more than one million customers, Airgas safely
and reliably provides products, services and expertise through its more than
18,000 associates, over 1,100 locations, robust e-Business platform, and Airgas
Total Access-- telesales channel. As an Air Liquide company, the world leader in
gases, technology and services for Industry and Health, Airgas offers customers
an unrivaled global footprint and industry-leading technology and
what a career at Airgas can offer you!
What do our Team Members have to say about being part of
"Great place to work
with great growth potential" - Director, Atlanta
advance and a great safety program" - Driver, Cheshire
"Fun people to work
with and flexible management" - Sales Specialist
EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or disability
Keywords: Airgas, Davenport , Plant Non-management, Executive , Davenport, Iowa
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