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Praxair, Inc. Mechanical Technician in Pasadena, Texas

Mechanical Technician


Job Description:

  • Performs a wide variety of skilled mechanic duties to install, troubleshoot, repair and modify mechanical equipment and facilities.

  • Uses a wide variety of hand, power, and machine tools to perform assignments.

  • Troubleshoots and repairs mechanical equipment and systems requiring the isolation of the malfunction, disassembly of equipment and repair/replacement of bearings, gears, structural components, etc.

  • Performs preventive maintenance on equipment and mechanical systems.

  • Specific responsibilities include: Safely troubleshoot, repair, and maintain all rotating equipment and associated mechanical systems including compressors, pumps, fans, blowers, boiler systems, valves and the ability to perform equipment alignments.

  • Plan and execute maintenance tasks, and completion of all follow-up documentation.

  • Complete some repairs of mechanical piping systems including threaded and welded pipe systems.

  • Complete and document maintenance activities associated with predictive and corrective maintenance activities in a computerize maintenance database.


Minimum Requirements:

  • 5 years experience in an industrial production environment

  • Knowledge of skilled trades, Journeyman Millwright/Machinist experience preferred

  • High School education, associated degree preferred

  • Ability to interpret equipment drawings required.

  • Functional computer skills required.

  • On-call ability required, 24/7 operations.

  • Willing to support Praxair multiple facilities within the TX City area. Opportunities may exist for travel outside the region.

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 Texas-Pasadena

Schedule Full-time

Req ID: 19000972