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Praxair, Inc. Central Control Room Technician in Tonawanda, New York

Central Control Room Technician


Praxair, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Linde plc, is a leading industrial gas company in North and South America and one of the largestworldwide. Praxair produces, sells and distributes atmospheric, process and specialtygases, and high-performancesurface coatings. Our products,servicesand technologies are making our planet more productive by bringing efficiency and environmental benefits to a wide variety ofindustries, includingaerospace,chemicals,food and beverage,electronics,energy,healthcare, manufacturing, primarymetalsand many others. For more information about the company, please visit our website

The United States Industrial Gas (USIG) division of Praxair, Inc. is currently seeking a Control Room Technician for the Central Control Room (CCR) located in Tonawanda, NY.

Job Purpose

The CCR remotely monitors and operates multiple facilities located throughout the United States. The CCR Technician is focused on driving optimal production, efficiency and reliability for these facilities.


Under minimal supervision, the CCR Technician will be responsible for remotely operating 5 to 8 Air Separation Facilities. Duties are complex in nature and require extensive knowledge of the air separation process.

Principal Responsibilities

  • Remotely monitor, operate, start, and shutdown Air Separation equipment in compliance with procedures and safety policies.

  • Start, stop and adjust equipment to meet product demand and maintain peak efficiency as power rates change.

  • Process information from plant control systems and rely on training and experience to make decisions on appropriate courses of action to maintain proper plant operation.

  • Work with local plant and central engineering staff to trouble shoot plant issues.

  • Interpret data from control systems and communicate effectively.

  • Follow safety policies and operating procedures at all times.



  • Recent college graduate with Degree in an Engineering related field

  • Technical training and Operations experience desirable

  • Must be able to work a 12 hour rotating shift

  • Must be able to support up to 10% travel for on-site support of facilities


  • ASU Process knowledge

  • Excellent Verbal and written Communication skillsPRAXAIR IS AN EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER - M/F/D/V

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 New York-Tonawanda

Schedule Full-time

Req ID: 19000050