Company: Airgas Inc
Posted on: November 14, 2020
Do you enjoy working on a team that sees you as more than just a
number? Does teamwork and driving results attract you? Are steady
work schedules and work-life balance something youve been missing?
If you answered yes to these questions, we may have just the role
you are looking for!
Airgas is seeking a Plant Operator for one of our 7 Dry Ice
facilities. The Plant Operator will assist with tasks such as
production, packaging of dry ice, shipping preparation, and
loading/unloading products in commercial trucks. In this full time
position, our associates benefit from competitive compensation with
full benefits medical, dental, vision, and 401k.
What will I be doing?
At Airgas, our trusted team of Plant Operators are responsible for
safely packaging product within a manufacturing plant. Like any
role, we must adhere to the facility work rules and meet the
regular productivity, quality and safety standards. The normal
duties may include:
Loads and package dry ice on a daily basis in accordance with
Operates forklift and/or pallet jack on a daily basis to maneuver
and load dry ice boxes on production floor and trailers.
Knows and complies with all safety and quality policies and
Clean-up functions including, but not limited to, sweeping,
washing, painting, trash removal and pick-up.
Other Duties as Required: This job description should not be
construed to imply that these requirements are the exclusive
standards of this position. Incumbents are expected to follow any
other reasonable instructions, and perform any other related
duties, as may be required by their supervisor. Performance of this
job in a safe manner and in keeping with established Airgas
policies is a condition of employment.
What experience and skills must I possess?
High School Diploma or equivalent (GED) preferred.
One (1) year experience in a production/manufacturing
Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of
measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.
Ability to compute rate, ratio, commissions, proportions, and
Able to read and write.
Able to understand and follow the direction of supervisors.
Ability to operate a forklift safely and efficiently.
What is the work environment like?
The work environment characteristics described here are
representative of those an employee encounters while performing the
essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be
made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the
essential functions.Unconditioned workspace (i.e. warm in summer,
cold in winter). Hazards require the use of personal protective
equipment (i.e. hard hat, safety glasses, hearing protection, and
safety shoes). Dry ice is extremely cold, and therefore requires
that gloves be worn when directly handling dry ice. The noise level
in the work environment is usually loud.
Who is Airgas?
Airgas Inc., an Air Liquide company, is one of the countrys largest
suppliers of industrial, medical and specialty gases. As the
leading U.S. distributor, Airgas has a focus on quality productsbut
we recognize that it's the quality of our people that makes our
success possible. With more than 17,000 employees working in
approximately 1,100 locationsbranches, retail stores, gas fill
plants, specialty labs, gas production facilities and distribution
centerschances are, there is a career at Airgas custom fit for you.
As the largest supplier of dry ice, Airgas has established a series
of production plants across the nation to develop a secure source
supply. Distribution Branches are located in strategic locations
throughout the country to provide service to key industries
including universities and labs. Quality, reliability, and service
are the key drivers that enable Airgas to grow with organizations
who depend on dry ice and cold shipping supplies.
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,
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