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Praxair, Inc. Operations Technician in New Castle, Pennsylvania

Operations Technician


Praxair Surface Technologies, Inc. (PST), a subsidiary of Praxair, Inc., a global industrial gas company, offers a comprehensive array of high-performance coatings and technologies to the aviation, energy and other industries. By continuously advancing coatings technologies, PST helps customers improve environmental performance, decrease energy consumption, extend component life, improve productivity, minimize downtime, reduce operating costs and produce high-quality products. Additional information about PST is available

Production Technician - Operation Technicians perform a wide variety of tasks in the areas of part preparation, part handling, shipping/receiving, maintenance, and general housekeeping with the expectation of meeting customer needs and expectations.

Production Technician – Operation Technician

  • Working safely is our number 1 priority!!

  • Workingundermoderate supervision, theincumbentperforms the following duties.Theseinclude but are not limited to:

  • Performs all aspects of part preparation including cleaning processes, maskingtechniques,stripping processes and grit blastinginaccordance with job instructions,standard cards and customer specifications

  • Responsible for handling customer parts throughouttheproduction process.Thiswould include using cranes, forklifts and carts to load/unload cubicles and totransferparts to and from the various work areas

  • Performs aspects of post coating finishinginvolvingbut not limited tobrushingtechniques on screws, blades,disperser rolls, shrouds etc.

  • Recognizes faulty operation of equipment by sight and sound, makes minorrepairsand adjustments,performs routine preventive maintenance and cleans equipment as required (IE: grit Blasting, stripping, and brush finishing equipment)

  • Performs a variety of tasks in shipping and receiving.These include but are notlimited to: unloading and unpacking parts and materials, verifying counts andinspecting items for damage,adequatelypacking parts and loading for shipment

  • Maintainsaclean and orderly work area and practices good general housekeeping at all times

  • Other duties as assigned

Access to export controlled technology/technical data and/or items required to perform this Position are subject to the laws of the United States (including but not limited to the Export Administration Regulations ("EAR"), 15 C.F.R. Parts 730-799, and/or the International Traffic in Arms Regulations ("ITAR"), 22 C.F.R. Part 120-130) and the company's export control procedures, pursuant to which the release of such technology/technical data and/or items to anyone other than a U.S. Person\

  • may be considered an export to the person’s home country and may require authorization from the U.S. Government. Thus, additional information in this regard may be required from applicants for this Position. Thank you for your cooperation in this matter.


  • Pursuant to the EAR and the ITAR, a U.S. Person includes any individual who is granted U.S. citizenship, any individual who is granted U.S. permanent residence (i.e., a "green card" holder), or any individual who is granted political asylum or other protected status under applicable law.


  • High School degree or GED is required

  • 2 years’ experience working in a production/manufacturing and/or plant environment preferred

  • Ability to complete training in the use of cranes and forklifts for moving customer parts and fixtures as well as formal training and certificationin electrolytic stripping

  • Ability to work from written instructions

  • Strong focus on quality with the ability to multi-task

  • Must be able to work overtime and the shift outlined in the posting

Praxair offers full benefits and competitive pay!

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Job Operations

Primary Location Pennsylvania-New Castle

Schedule Full-time

Req ID: 19001436