Houston , Texas
October 24, 2017
Approximately 16,000 employees are making Air Products the world's safest and best performing industrial gases company, providing sustainable offerings and excellent service to all customers. We strive to be a company of choice that is recognized by its colleagues, customers, and community as a company that draws strength, opportunity and financial growth from the diversity of its workforce. Our success will be directly attributed to having a work environment that is collaborative, inclusive and respectful of all people.

Air Products and Chemicals, Inc., a Fortune 500 manufacturer of industrial gases, is seeking an experienced Welder to be based at the LaPorte,TX facility. This position is part of the Air Products traveling welding team who supports work at various plants throughout North America.

To apply for this position, please visit the Air Products Career Center @ www.airproducts.com/careers and apply to Job Req #21577BR.

When it comes to safety at Air Products ZERO IS ACHIEVABLE. Our goal is zero injuries and incidents. People have said that it is an impossible goal. Air Products people have the capability and determination to make "zero" happen across all aspects of our safety performance by prioritizing safety in words and actions to protect self, others and the environment. Integrity is a vital part of the Air Product's culture and employees are expected to uphold the highest ethical standards and communicate across all channels with respect and honesty.

Job Duties:

Welding of piping and pressure vessels including carbon steel, stainless steel, aluminum, and other alloys. Welding processes include GTAW and SMAW. Certify to AP procedures per ASME code. Extensive travel to various plant locations Domestically and Internationally when welding services are needed.

  • 5-7 years experience required in welding processes for GTAW & SMAW in carbon and stainless steels
  • Experience in GTAW & GMAW for aluminum a plus
  • Pipefitting and blueprint reading experience required
  • Mechanical ability and willingness to learn about rotating machinery
  • Ability to travel 70%-80% Domestically & Internationally - with short notice
  • Ability to work extended hours up to 12 hour days
  • Ability to work in an industrial environment and to work at heights and in confined spaces
  • Able to certify to AP procedures per ASME code
  • Safe use of equipment and tools
  • Respect for APCI safety guidelines
  • Must be team player
  • Self starter
Students who have graduated from a technical school program with a background in Welding are encouraged to apply. Interested in students who have participated in Skills USA.

Air Products is a military friendly employer that values the skills obtained through military teamwork. Our culture and company values the leadership and focus on safety that is obtained from your service. This position would be best suited for veterans who have gained welding experience during your service.

Air Products offers a comprehensive benefits package including paid holidays/vacation, affordable medical, dental, life insurance and retirement plans.

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 had fiscal 2016 sales of $7.5 billion from continuing operations in 50 countries and has a current market capitalization of approximately $30 billion. Approximately 16,000 employees are making Air Products the world's safest and best performing industrial gases company, providing sustainable offerings and excellent service to all customers.

If you are a current Air Products employee, please apply via APOnline. Select the People tab, under the Careers column, click on 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 (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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