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Praxair, Inc. Cylinder Handler - Brampton in Brampton, Ontario

Cylinder Handler - Brampton


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Praxair Canada Inc. is a subsidiary of Praxair, Inc., a Fortune 300 company with 2016 sales of $11 billion, a leading industrial gas company in North and South America and one of the largestworldwide. The company produces, sells and distributes atmospheric, process and specialtygases. Praxair products,servicesand technologies are making our planet more productive by bringing efficiency and environmental benefits to a wide variety of industries, including,chemicals,food and beverage,healthcare, manufacturing, primary metals and many others.

At Praxair you’ll join 27,000 talented and diverse people in more than 50 countries, working to make a difference in the world and make our company successful. Our people work on challenging and meaningful projects and are trusted to take on responsibility early in their careers. Their contributions are valuable to our company, our customers, our communities and our shareholders. Explore our site and learn how your talent can make an impact at

Cylinder Handler

Praxair Canada Inc. is currently recruiting for a Cylinder Handler for our Brampton, Ontario location.

This position performs a variety of duties related to the loading, preparation, filling and shipping of cylinders as required.

Major responsibilities (Duties may include but are not limited to):

  • Load / unload trucks confirming cylinder quantities, styles and product mix

  • This requires the shunting of trucks, the use of a forklift and proficiency in cylinder handling

  • Put away stock, count cylinder loads and warehouse housekeeping

  • Fill cylinders as required

  • Perform visual, physical and odor tests on cylinders before filling and determine whether re-testing and /or repairs are necessary

  • Complete and maintain quality control documentation per company and governmental requirements

  • Meet established standards for productivity and quality

  • Other duties as assigned.



  • High school graduate or equivalent experience

  • 1-2 years related experience within a plant or distribution environment

  • Forklift operation experience preferred

  • DZ licence preferred

  • Ability to perform mathematical calculations

  • Safety conscious and commitment

  • Must be dependable and accountable (attendance and punctuality)

  • Able to manipulate a variety of cylinder sizes and weights as required

  • Able to operate and cylinder filling station and analytical equipment

  • Knowledge of gas cylinders

  • A team player who is able to work within tight deadlines

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, attention to detail

  • Good computer skills

  • Strong team work, problem solving and organizational skills

  • Must be able to work morning shift (Monday to Friday from 5:00a.m.-1:30p.m. - Hours of work may be subject to change)

Praxair Canada Inc. is committed to employment equity for women, aboriginal people, visible minorities, and persons with disabilities. Interested candidates from these groups are encouraged to apply.

Praxair Canada Inc. is committed to providing accommodations for people with disabilities. Applicants requiring accommodation during the recruitment and selection process are encouraged to make their needs known in advance if accommodation is required. We will work with you to meet your needs.

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Primary Location Ontario-Brampton

Schedule Full-time

Req ID: 19000089