Job Description: and Qualifications
Air Products and Chemicals, Inc., a world-leading industrial gases company, has an immediate opportunity for a PROJECT ENGINEER.
The location for this position will be at our Chandler AZ or Santa Clara CA facility. Travel to Santa Clara facility will be required bi-monthly (with possible overnight) if based in Chandler AZ.
This Bulk Gas Project Engineering position is a broad-based role where the engineer is tasked with executing cryogenic and industrial gas delivery system projects.
These projects include: technical and non-technical interfaces, scope includes proposal development, engineering, design, equipment selection / procurement, construction management, commissioning, start-up and turnover. In addition, there will be additional travel required to other regional or national locations. The selected individual works closely with multiple groups within North America (NA) Customer Engineering Organization; Asset Team, Product Team, Work Process Team and Equipment Support Team, as well as teams within the West Business Organization; Logistics, Sales, Marketing, etc. In addition, he/she will receive in-house training and guidance from the regional Customer Engineering team members.
This position provides technical bid and maintenance support to the Commercial Liquid Bulk Sale teams based on an understanding of the customer requirements. If the company is awarded the contract, the successful candidate will be responsible to act as the overall project manager for the installation or modification of the equipment, periodic travel to customer locations will be mandatory. The candidate will work closely with the Engineering Manager while receiving in-house training and guidance from a variety of team members. Communication and technical skills are paramount as there are many interfaces both internal and external to Air Products with technical and non-technical personnel. This challenging position offers an excellent opportunity for career development and practical engineering and project management experience.
Participate in Air Products' Basic Safety Program to drive safety performance to zero incidents.
Design and manage new customer station installations or modification to existing systems from the proposal phase through implementation.
Provide engineering support our customers, sales personnel, and the Customer Engineering Maintenance organization.
Provide Sale of Equipment and engineering services to our customers.
Prepare scope of work documents detailing system design criteria and customer versus Air Products installation roles and responsibilities.
Conduct site evaluations for Liquid Oxygen, Bulk Hydrogen and Liquid Hydrogen systems to ensure compliance with NFPA and local regulations.
Generate installation cost estimates, bills of materials, and detailed equipment layout, foundation, and flow schematic drawings.
Prepare construction packages containing system details and drawings, budgetary information, safety checklists, and other installation requirements.
Modifications to existing operating systems require the generation detailed Temporary Work Instructions (TWI's), often in conjunction with direct customer involvement to ensure seamless / transparent integration.
Complete project closeout activities, including actual vs. budget cost justification and drawing as-built and design audits.
Utilize existing in-house software for project management, document storage, and change management.
Work with outside contractors for permitting, easements, construction, and piping installations.
Participation in Regional Alignment teams to identify continuous improvement opportunities with a focus to serve customers more efficiently and effectively.
Provide recommendations to Product Supply Teams regarding equipment design and performance.
Follow all internal work processes for safety, engineering, project management, and operations.
Work with customers, commercial team, maintenance, and/or EHS&Q to troubleshoot quality and/or performance issues on existing systems.
Qualifications / Requirements:
Preferred engineering degree from recognized university in Chemical or Mechanical Engineering
5+ years Engineering experience
Strong computer skills
Demonstrated Project management skills
Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills
Self-directed, self-motivated, able to work independently without daily face to face interaction with direct manager
Highly work process oriented to meet Electronics customers' expectations regarding quality
Air Products offers a comprehensive benefits package including paid holidays/vacation, affordable medical, dental, life insurance and retirement plans.
To Learn more, visit: About Air Products
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.) You 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.
North America - Exempt
Air Products And Chemicals