Fill Plant Operator

American Welding & Gas Inc. Louisville , KY 40202

Posted 3 months ago

Discover a new and exciting career with American Welding and Gas! We have an immediate opening for Fill Plant Operator in our Louisville, KY location!

Performance Description:

These positions have the primary responsibility of manufacturing of compressed gas and liquid products, which includes pre-fill inspection of cylinders, filling, labeling and analysis or quarantine of cylinders prior to release for shipment. In these roles, the ideal candidates must also move and store cylinders and may load/unload cylinders for transport.

Why American Welding and Gas?

  • Competitive pay structure

  • Medical, Dental, & Vision Benefits

  • Short-term & Long-term Disability,

  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan

  • Paid Holidays and Paid Time Off

  • Safety and Quality incentives

What you will offer:

  • Read, understand, and follow all Standard Operating Procedures (SOP's)

  • Ensure manifold meets required specifications (daily)

  • Ensure all cylinders pass required pre-fill inspections prior to filling

  • Fill cylinders as outlined in the SOP

  • Moves compressed gas or liquid cylinders

  • Correctly label cylinders

  • Ensures completion and accuracy of paperwork

  • Ensures compliance with cGMP, HazMat, OSHA, and other regulatory agencies

  • Other duties as assigned

Your Background and Qualifications:

  • High school diploma/GED

  • Able to read and write English

  • Able to read and interpret gauges and analog dials

  • Able to move compressed gas and liquid cylinders

  • Forklift skills and experience a plus

  • Ability to lift 75-100 lbs

  • Must be detail-oriented, flexible and work well with other people

  • Ability to perform duties in a safety-conscious manner with minimal supervision

American Welding & Gas (AWG) is an employee owned company, which manufactures and distributes industrial, medical, specialty and beverage gases. AWG is headquartered in Raleigh, NC with 76 branch locations, 16 gas fill plants in 20 states, stretching from Montana through Florida. As one of the largest independent gas and welding supply distributors, AWG has the expertise, assets and sources of supply necessary to service large, bulk cryogenic gas customers as well as small businesses. American Welding & Gas is growing rapidly and looking for top talent to move us forward.

American Welding & Gas is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.


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