Air Products & Chemicals, Inc., a Fortune 500 manufacturer of industrial gases and chemicals, has Operations Technician Internships at our La Porte, TX HyCO site for the Spring 2017 semester.
Our Operations Technician Interns are responsible for controlling and monitoring the process to produce hydrogen for our highly automated plants (e.g. steam system, compressors, rotating equipment, and DCS operation), as well as work alongside Maintenance and Instrument/Electrical Technicians to maintain equipment. Additional duties involved include taking field readings and performing equipment inspections.
During your assignment, you will be exposed to many operating activities at the plant, including:
* Basic Safety Training
* Reverse Osmosis Water Treatment
* Steam Methane Reforming
* Pressure Swing Absorption
* Hydrogen Compression
* Plant Specific Process Training
* Hydrogen Plant Technology Training Program
You will receive guidance from the local Training Coordinator as well as our full time Operations and Maintenance staff.
This paid opportunity is to provide the Process Technology Student with an introduction to Industrial Gas Production, improving their future employability after graduation from the program.
Interested applicants should be currently enrolled in an accredited Process Technology program pursuing an Associate's Degree and have completed a minimum of 30 credit hours.
Air Products (NYSE:APD) is a world-leading Industrial Gases company in operation for over 75 years. The company's core Industrial Gases business provides atmospheric and process gases and related equipment to manufacturing markets, including refining and petrochemical, metals, electronics, and food and beverage. Air Products is also the world's leading supplier of liquefied natural gas process technology and equipment. The company's Performance Materials Division serves the polyurethanes, cleaning and coatings, and adhesives industries. The company had fiscal 2016 sales of $9.5 billion and has a current market capitalization of approximately $30 billion. Approximately 17,000 employees in 50 countries strive to make Air Products the world's safest and best performing Industrial Gases company, providing sustainable offerings and excellent service to all customers.
To apply for this position, please visit the Air Products Career Center. Click on the link Search job openings from the left navigation bar. You can apply specifically to Job Req #19908BR.
Air Products is an Equal Opportunity Employer (U.S.) All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, citizenship, gender, marital status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, or veteran status.
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Air Products has been enabling its customers to become more productive, energy efficient and sustainable for 75 years.