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Praxair, Inc. Nitrogen Operator in Edmonton, Alberta

Nitrogen Operator


Explore your possibilities: Build your skills. Enjoy your challenge. Make your mark. Own your future.

Praxair Canada Inc. is a subsidiary of Praxair, Inc., a Fortune 300 company with sales of $11 billion, a leading industrial gas company in North and South America and one of the largest worldwide. The company produces, sells and distributes atmospheric, process and specialty gases. Praxair products, services and 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 Praxair: .

Praxair Services Canada Inc. (PSCI), a leading supplier of industrial gases and pressure pumping services, has an opening in our Edmonton, AB branch for a:

Nitrogen Operator

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

  • Safely transporting equipment to customer site, rig up and rig out of customer system

  • Monitor, inspect and adjust all major equipment during operations, within standard operating procedures, to ensure adequate operation and to meet customer requirements

  • Accurate completion of job logs, customer delivery tickets and complete trip reports

  • The nature of the position may require the Technician to be away from home for extended periods of time operating under limited supervision of an experienced technician

  • The PSCI division provides services twenty four hours a day, seven days per week. Technicians are “on call” day and night. When on call you must be available and should be able to report to work within two hours.

  • Meet all PSCI/Praxair Policies concerning: Training, Accidents, Reporting, Emergency Response, Accident Investigation, and Hazardous Material Transportation

  • Ability to work a rotating shift schedule, daily shift duration between 8-15 hours

  • Services and products are delivered usually outside, day and night, in all weather conditions


Qualifications, Education and Professional experience:

  • Commercial Drivers License Class 1 with airbrake endorsement

  • Have a strong mechanical aptitude

  • Have the ability to do heavy lifting and climbing (50 lbs. and ladders)

  • Have a strong commitment toward safety. Remain attentive in Hazard Recognition

  • Communicate jobsite needs for nitrogen, fuel, personnel, additional or replacement equipment

  • Commit to cost containment: procurement, overtime, transport delay, selection of lodging, and follow PSCI/Praxair Travel Guidelines

  • Experience handling Nitrogen would be an asset

  • Basic computer skills required

Enjoy a great future with a competitive salary, flexible benefits and an opportunity for career growth.

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 Alberta-Edmonton

Schedule Full-time

Req ID: 18003255