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Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. MACHINERY SPECIALIST - Martinez, CA in Martinez, California

31111BRReq No.:31111BRJob Description and Qualifications:Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. (NYSE:APD), a Fortune 500 manufacturer of industrial gases and chemicals, is seeking an experienced Machinery Specialist for its Americas Operations Technical Support Services group. This position will be responsible for providing machinery support to operating plants in the North and South America regions.

Core Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for troubleshooting, maintenance support, and optimization of machinery. Perform and/or supervise routine and breakdown inspection, repair, troubleshooting, modification, installation and commissioning of mechanical equipment such as centrifugal, reciprocating and screw compressors, steam turbines, expanders, blowers, gearboxes, cooling towers, fin-fans and all types of pumps including cryogenic pumps.

  • Develop work scopes for equipment repair and overhaul. Prepare and provide technical reports after work is completed. Enter information into CMMS system (SAP) to provide accurate documentation on equipment.

  • Initiate and implement reliability and/or best practices on operating machinery.

  • Provide technical on-site and remote training and guidance to individual plant operating and maintenance personnel, facilitating their role as the primary equipment maintenance support.

  • Drive the execution of preventive/predictive and corrective maintenance tasks.

  • Develop worn component refurbishment procedures and follow through on repairs and spare parts replacements.

Qualifications / Requirements:

  • Demonstrated safe work skills.

  • Minimum of 5 years direct experience in maintenance, start-up, and commissioning of industrial rotating machinery and plant equipment.

  • High School diploma

  • Practical knowledge of machinery overhauls and refurbishment.

  • Familiar with machinery vibration diagnostics skills and machinery troubleshooting skills.

  • Well versed with root cause analysis techniques.

  • Strong verbal and written communications skills.

  • Demonstrated ability to work independently and make sound decisions required.

  • Strong organizational, planning, interpersonal, and communication skills are essential.

  • Travel to sites throughout region is required

At Air Products, we work in an environment where diversity is essential, inclusion is our culture, and each person knows they belong and matter. To learn more, visit About Air Products. (https://www.airproducts.com/company)

We offer a comprehensive benefits package including paid holidays and vacation, affordable medical, dental, life insurance and retirement plans. You will be eligible for benefits and also be 100% vested in your retirement benefits on your first day of employment.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer (U.S.). You will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, citizenship, gender, marital status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, or veteran status.Job Title:MACHINERY SPECIALIST - Martinez, CAEmployment Status:Full TimeLocation:US-CA-MartinezCountry:United StatesRegion:North AmericaOrganization:Global Industrial GasesBusiness Sector / Division:Industrial Gases Americas