Fabricator / fitter / manufacturing technician

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Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. (NYSE:APD), a Fortune 500 manufacturer of industrial gases and chemicals, has openings for entry level Fabricator / Fitter / Manufacturing Technicians at its new manufacturing facility in Palmetto, Florida (Port Manatee/Manatee County).
These position are entry level where employees will learn a variety of semi-skilled duties such as the LNG winding process, safe hand tool operation, layout and assembly skills, reading blueprints and shop diagrams, material handling and equipment operation, and basic welding, fitting, and layout principles.
All applicants hired into this new facility will be exposed to multiple craft skills including, but not limited to:
- Safe hand tool operation
- Layout and assembly skills
- Shop mathematics and blueprints
- Welding, fitting, and cutting skills
- Sheet metal equipment
- Material handling equipment
- Machining skills: Plasma Cutter, Press Break, Lathe, Saw, Mill
- Dye penetrant testing
- LNG tube winding operation
- High school diploma or equivalency required
- Associates degree in a technical field preferred
- Previous welding experience a plus
- Prior fabrication craft skills or manufacturing experience required
Air Products is a sponsor of Skills USA and participants are encouraged to apply.
Air Products offers a comprehensive benefits package including paid holidays/vacation, affordable medical, dental, life insurance and retirement plans.
Air Products (NYSE:APD) provides atmospheric, process and specialty gases; performance materials; equipment; and technology. For over 70 years, the company has enabled customers to become more productive, energy efficient and sustainable. Recognized as one of the world's most innovative companies by both Thomson Reuters and Forbes magazine, more than 21,000 employees in over 50 countries supply effective solutions to the energy, environment and emerging markets. These include semiconductor materials, refinery hydrogen, coal gasification, natural gas liquefaction, and advanced coatings and adhesives. In fiscal 2013, Air Products had sales of $10.2 billion. For more information, visit .
To apply for this position, please visit the Air Products Career Center at #14448BR.
If you are a current Air Products employee, please apply via APOnline by clicking on Online Applications, then selecting Career Center.
We thank all applicants in advance for their interest; however, only those applicants who are being considered for an interview, or are currently employed by Air Products, will be contacted.
Air Products is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

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