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Veterans Preferred - ASU Plant Operator

Company: US11345-AIRGAS Airgas USA, LLC
Location: Anchorage
Posted on: July 1, 2024

Job Description:

Military Veterans are Encouraged to Apply. -R10047385 ASU Plant Operator (Open)

Anchorage, AK - Arctic Spur - ASU

How will you CONTRIBUTE and GROW?

ASU Production Operator

- Anchorage, AK
- Monday through Friday, 6:30 am to 3:00 pm
- $29 per hour with quarterly bonus opportunity.
- Airgas Suite of Benefits and Programs Offered:
- Healthcare Benefits - Medical, dental, and vision options
- Healthcare and Dependent Care Pre-tax Savings Options (FSA, HSA)
- Basic life and AD&D with the option to purchase additional coverage for yourself and your dependents
- Short and long-term disability coverage with optional buy-up
- 401(k) retirement plan with company match effective upon hire
- Vacation accrual of up to 80 hours per year, which increases up to 120 hours after your third anniversary
- Seven (7) Company observed paid holidays per calendar year and hours count towards the calculation of overtime!
- Up to three paid floating holidays per calendar year, amount determined by hire date
- Paid parental leave after 12 months of employment
- Tuition assistance and CDL scholarship options after 6 months of employment
- Career Development Opportunities
- See more at:
The ASU Production Technician is responsible for operating and maintaining the only medically certified air separation unit in the state of Alaska which produces cryogenic liquid oxygen and nitrogen for use in both medical and industrial applications. The technicians who operate this facility are tasked with ensuring efficient and reliable operations and are responsible for upholding compliance with all safety and regulatory procedures including OSHA, FDA, and DOT. Our ideal ASU Tech will thrive in a positive work environment that they not just enjoy, but contribute to; share in successes and overcome challenges together.

In particular, you will:

  • Monitor and maintain the safe operation of an Air Separation Facility which produces cryogenic products.
  • Control flow, purities, and pressures of the manufacturing process using the computer operating system.
  • May share on-call responsibilities with other operators to facilitate uninterrupted plant operations.
  • May be responsible for monitoring the remote Vacuum Pressure Swing Absorption (VPSA) plants on a rotating basis while on call.
  • Perform quality control functions associated with products to maintain quality assurance.
  • Prepare and maintain accurate records in accordance with all safety, quality, regulatory and production requirements, such as plant readings, and plant maintenance, etc.
  • Determine if immediate maintenance action is required and acts appropriately by informing the direct manager.


    Are you a MATCH?

    • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) or six months relatable experience and education.
    • One or more years experience working with motors, compressors, pumps and drives in an industrial setting (preferred).
    • Basic understanding of Process Instrumentation Drawings (PID) and Process Flow Diagrams.
    • Must be able to work occasional overtime .
    • Must be able to work in a drug free environment.

      Your differences enhance our performance

      At Airgas, we are committed to building a diverse and inclusive workplace that embraces the diversity of our employees, our customers, patients, community stakeholders and cultures across the world.

      We welcome and consider applications from all qualified applicants, regardless of their race, gender, sexual orientation, religion, disability or any other protected characteristic. We strongly believe a diverse organization opens up opportunities for people to express their talent, both individually and collectively and it helps foster our ability to innovate by living our fundamentals, acting for our success and creating an engaging environment in a changing world.


      Equal Employment Opportunity Information

      We are an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other protected characteristic.

      Please click here to view the EEO Know Your Rights poster and here to view the Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination poster. Airgas, an Air Liquide Company invites any applicant and/or employee to review the Company's written Affirmative Action Plan or Policy Statement. This plan or policy statement is available for inspection upon request.

      Airgas, an Air Liquide Company and its group of companies does not discriminate against qualified applicants with disabilities and is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to the known disabilities of such individuals so as to ensure equal access to benefits and privileges of employment. If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request a reasonable accommodation as part of the employment selection process, please contact us by email at .


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Keywords: US11345-AIRGAS Airgas USA, LLC, Anchorage , Veterans Preferred - ASU Plant Operator, Professions , Anchorage, Alaska

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