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Praxair, Inc. Installation and Repair Technician in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

Installation and Repair Technician


Great Things Are In Store… with Praxair Services Canada Inc.

At Praxair, 26,000 employees in 50 countries are working together towards a common goal: making our planet more productive. For more than 100 years, Praxair has taken something as fundamental as air and turned it into ways to make plants operate cleaner and more productively, food taste better, breathing easier and manufacturing processes more efficient -- in short, to make all our lives better.

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

Installation and Repair Technician

Reporting to the Western Region Customer Service Manager, this position is responsible for the installation and maintenance of bulk gas supply systems located at customers throughout Western Canada. In addition, the successful candidate will be required to work on small on-site plants, food freezing equipment and piping installation and sales.

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

  • Ability to read mechanical and electrical drawings

  • Knowledge of pipe and gas fitting

  • Basic knowledge of cryogenic equipment

  • Demonstrated welding and brazing skills

  • Ability to troubleshoot electronic and computer operated controls and instrumentation

  • Must be able to manage contractors and coordinate project objectives


Qualifications, Education and Professional experience:

  • Post-Secondary education in a related discipline (C.E.T.) or Journeyman status in Electrical, Instrumentation, Refrigeration, Welding or other related trade

  • 3-5 year’s experience working with atmospheric/cryogenic gases and related equipment – considered an asset.

  • Strong computer skills including proficiency in Microsoft Excel

  • Ability to follow verbal and written instructions of a technical nature and prepare technical reports.

  • Possess a valid Alberta Driver’s license and clean drivers abstract

  • Must be available after hours service calls and overtime as required

  • Must be willing to travel 50% of the time within western Canada

  • Ability to work independently and service a territory without direct supervision

  • Physically able to perform the work in a predominantly outdoor environment

  • Demonstrated effective interpersonal and job related communication skills.

  • Demonstrated safety awareness and safely perform current duties.

  • Project a positive image and be willing to adhere to the dress code for the position.

  • Physically fit and be able to lift up to 60lbs

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

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

Job General Technicians

Primary Location Saskatchewan-Saskatoon

Schedule Full-time

Req ID: 19000622