Praxair Distribution, Inc., a subsidiary of Praxair, Inc., a Fortune 300 company that supplies atmospheric, process, specialty gases, high-performance coatings, and related services & technologies is seeking a On-Site Gas Service Coordinator in Fresno, CA.
The purpose of this position is to safely manage the entire cylinder inventory at Praxair customer sites. This person will optimize, inventory, and streamline delivery schedules from the plant to the customer (and all locations within the facilities).
The On-Site Gas Service Coordinator will also simplify cylinder gas distribution for Praxair customers, optimize distribution costs for PDI, and avoid interruption in service to customer processes. The position requires driving from site-to-site and full time attendance at both customer and cylinder supply locations.
On-Site Gas Service Coordinator
Cylinder ordering including plant communication and coordination as well as on site management of existing local inventories and remote locations within facilities. Gases included are industrial, specialty, lab standard and possibly medical grade gases. Requires ability to learn and gain knowledge of CGA, NFPA, DOT and others standards
Cylinder disbursement including proper cylinder handling as required by NFPA 99 chapter 9. Requires heavy physical lifting, pushing and pulling. Cylinder size and weight varies from 10lbs to 750 lbs (Dewar's)
Cylinder retrieval including proper cylinder handling as required by NFPA 99 chapter 9. Requires heavy physical lifting, pushing and pulling. Cylinder size and weight varies from 10 lbs to 750 lbs.
Cylinder billing including plant communication, Accustar Handheld, Cylinder Tracking, and JD Edwards interactions
Customer interaction including facilities support personnel, clinical staff, and on occasion facilities administrators
JD Edwards order entry, cylinder tracking, and order selection capabilities
Inventory management of all in use and depleted cylinders. Management of cylinders on patient floors is critical to meet environment of care requirements
Sales opportunity identification and communication internally
Other duties as assigned
High School Diploma / GED required, additional education or trade skills preferred
Good interpersonal skills and ability to relate to customers and internal plant personnel
Computer literacy required
Good driving record is required
Ability to pass security clearance to enter refineries and chemical plants is required
Cylinder gas knowledge is a significant plus
Must be able/willing to safely move heavy loads on a routine basis (including carts on wheels which may weigh up to 1200 lbs.)
Must be able/willing to safely lift and move up to 40 lbs.