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Praxair, Inc. Service Technician - Microbulk Driver in Edmonton, Alberta

Service Technician - Microbulk Driver

Description

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

At Praxair you’ll join 26,000 talented and diverse people in more than 50 countries, working to make a difference in the world and contribute to our company’s success. You will be working on challenging and meaningful projects and will be trusted to take on responsibility early in your career. All of our employees’ 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:www.praxair.ca.

Praxair Canada Inc. is a subsidiary of Praxair, Inc., a leading industrial gas company in North and South America and one of the largest worldwide. We produce, sell and distribute 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.

Praxair Canada, Inc. , a leading supplier of industrial, medical and specialty gases, has an opening in our Edmonton, Alberta branch location for a:

Service Technician - Microbulk

Reporting to the Microbulk Operations Manager, this position is responsible for the repair and preventive maintenance of our liquid CO2 and nitrogen storage vessels, calibration of nitrogen generators and gas mixers at customer sites throughout Edmonton and Northern Alberta.

Responsibilities:
  • Maintenance and service of rental equipment and inventory of parts

  • Perform equipment calibrations and complete certification reports

  • Troubleshooting, minor repair and maintenance of Microbulk tankers

  • Handle or assist with after-hours troubleshooting of equipment problems

  • Assist with installation of Microbulk vessels, gas mixers and nitrogen generators

  • Deliver liquid CO2 in a tandem axle tanker when required for driver vacation coverage

  • Other duties as assigned by the manager or service coordinator

Qualifications

Minimum job related qualifications :

  • Knowledge of pipe, pressure or plumbing systems

  • Valid, incident free, applicable provincial Class 3 Driver's License with air brake endorsement and 3 years’ experience.

  • Very strong mechanical aptitude and ability to determine the root cause of problems.

  • A very good working knowledge of computers and Microsoft Office

  • Able to work independently and deal with customers professionally and effectively

Other Considerations:

  • Self motivated and organized individual, capable of working with minimum supervision.

  • Team player who has a strong customer and safety focus and works well contractors.

  • Knowledge of fountain and draught beverage systems.

  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds.

  • Have a strong commitment toward safety. Remain attentive in hazard recognition.

  • Experience in Transportation of Dangerous Goods (TDG) and Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) [considered an asset]

  • Must have basic computer & mobile device skills for email and summary reports in Excel.

  • Knowledge of the food & beverage industry would be an asset

  • Mechanical aptitude and the ability to understand gas systems would be an asset.

The hiring process [depending on position] includes undergoing a criminal record check, driver’s abstract, company medical and employment and reference verification.

At Praxair, we strive to create a work environment that treats all employees with respect, supports new thoughts and ideas, encourages growth and development, recognizes our differences, and embraces inclusion. All qualified candidates from these groups, but not limited to, women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity 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.

Knowledge of pipe, pressure or plumbing systemsValid, incident free, applicable provincial Class 3 Driver's License with air brake endorsement and 3 years’ experience.Very strong mechanical aptitude and ability to determine the root cause of problems.A very good working knowledge of computers and Microsoft OfficeAble to work independently and deal with customers professionally and effectivelyOther Considerations:Self motivated and organized individual, capable of working with minimum supervision.Team player who has a strong customer and safety focus and works well contractors.Knowledge of fountain and draught beverage systems.Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds.Have a strong commitment toward safety. Remain attentive in hazard recognition.Experience in Transportation of Dangerous Goods (TDG) and Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) [considered an asset]Must have basic computer & mobile device skills for email and summary reports in Excel.Knowledge of the food & beverage industry would be an assetMechanical aptitude and the ability to understand gas systems would be an asset.The hiring process [depending on position] includes undergoing a criminal record check, driver’s abstract, company medical and employment and reference verification.At Praxair, we strive to create a work environment that treats all employees with respect, supports new thoughts and ideas, encourages growth and development, recognizes our differences, and embraces inclusion. All qualified candidates from these groups, but not limited to, women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity 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.

Job Operations

Primary Location Alberta-Edmonton

Schedule Full-time

Req ID: 18001381

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