Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. (NYSE: APD), a Fortune 500 manufacturer of industrial gases and chemicals, has an immediate opening for an experienced INSTRUMENTATION AND CONTROLS TECHNICIAN at its manufacturing facility in Wichita, KS.
This position provides necessary technical and hands-on support to continuously improve plant instrumentation, electrical and DCS equipment integrity, reliability, cost and on stream factor, and is responsible for maintaining/troubleshooting and calibration of electronic and digital process control equipment, related loop equipment, electric motors and control circuitry.
The ideal candidate must be a team player with good communication skills, have a positive attitude, have a focus on safety, be self-motivated, and be willing to cross train on other job functions.
- Requires 5 years instrument and electrical maintenance experience in a petrochemical or manufacturing environment.
- HS diploma/equivalency required.
- An Associate's degree in instrumentation or I/E military background preferred.
- Must have the ability to troubleshoot/repair a variety of field instrumentation using appropriate tools and test equipment.
- Must have some knowledge in DCS, and PLC systems and knowledgeable of SMART instrumentation, and have solid experience with devices used for process measurement and control.
Air Products (NYSE: APD) serves customers in industrial, energy, technology and healthcare markets worldwide with a unique portfolio of atmospheric gases, process and specialty gases, performance materials, and equipment and services. Founded in 1940, Air Products has built leading positions in key growth markets such as semiconductor materials, refinery hydrogen, home healthcare services, natural gas liquefaction, and advanced coatings and adhesives. The company is recognized for its innovative culture, operational excellence and commitment to safety and the environment. In fiscal 2011, Air Products had revenues of $10.1 billion, operations in over 40 countries, and 18,900 employees around the globe. For more information, visit www.airproducts.com.
Air Products offers a comprehensive benefits package including paid holidays/vacation, affordable medical, dental, life insurance, and retirement plans.
** Local Candidates Only – Paid Relocation is Not Authorized **
To apply for this position, please visit the Air Products Career Center at www.airproducts.com/careers. Click on the link – Search job openings from the left navigation bar. You can apply specifically to Job Req #6959BR.
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 (M/F/D/V) where diversity matters.
Air Products (NYSE:APD) is a leading industrial gases company. For nearly 75 years, the company has provided atmospheric, process and...