At Air Products, our purpose is to bring people together to reimagine what’s possible, collaborate and innovate solutions to the world’s most significant energy and environmental sustainability challenges. Grow with us as we embark on building tomorrow together by being the safest, most diverse, and most profitable industrial gas company in the world. Reimagine What’s Possible We are seeking a Sr. Production Engineer at our production and distribution facility in Cleveland, Ohio . Working core business hours Monday to Friday. The Production Engineer will have broad engineering responsibilities supporting the Site Manager.
Roles and Responsibilities: The Cleveland facility is an Air Separation Plant that produces Oxygen, Nitrogen, and Argon, as well as other industrial gases. The Cleveland site mainly consists of three large air separation plants, an Argon purification plant, and a product liquefier. The Oxygen, Nitrogen and Argon produced at the facility are delivered to a steel mill via pipelines or by tanker trucks to customers throughout Ohio, New York, and Pennsylvania. The Cleveland facility also operates some smaller industrial gas assets on-site and in the surrounding area. This role will require the candidate to gain an understanding of all aspects of the site's production and distribution responsibilities. The specific focus of the role will be to lead and initiate high level reliability and efficiency projects associated with the production and distribution of industrial gases at the Cleveland facility and surrounding assets. The position is a good combination of hands-on work and desk work. This includes work involving data analysis and tracking, systems integration, and reviews of both Air Products and external engineering standards. The hands-on work includes large rotating machinery, cryogenic equipment and control systems.
Required Skills / Abilities: Drive facility’s operational efficiency and plant reliability initiatives for a wide variety of assets, equipment and systems Develop, implement and support KPI monitoring at the plant level which includes work process development, the calculating of the algorithms and the reporting structure Work with Plant Process Engineer to develop and manage process and equipment monitoring triggers for both engineering support and operator process management Safety performance, reduction of recordable injuries, Basic Safety Process compliance and process safety management Support of all aspects of day-to-day operations, including troubleshooting plant process problems, directly supporting daily plant activities, month end closing and leading plant projects Working with on-site operators and management, and external support resources to achieve productivity, reliability, and profitability targets in all areas Management of Change (eMOC) development, implementation and timely closure of open eMOC’s Identifying maintenance concerns, then developing and implementing corrective / preventative measures.
Candidates for this position will be evaluated based on the following: Seasoned leadership and experience in engineering-based roles with a strong preference toward proficiency in Chemical Engineering A track record in driving continuous improvement through analytical reviews of complex systems Knowledge of Root Cause Analysis (RCA) and Failure Mode & Effects Analysis (FMEA), with previous usage of these methodologies being a plus Strong plant operating experience in similar plants or operations of similar complexity A track record of success on Safety, Environmental, Quality and Employee Involvement A strong commitment to employee involvement, team building and diversity Strong communication and organizational skills A self-starter with proven leadership abilities
Education and Licensing Requirements: B.S. degree in Chemical or Mechanical Engineering or equivalent experience 2-5 years plant operating experience in similar plants or operations of similar complexity We are the world’s largest hydrogen producer with over 80 years of industrial gas experience. We are hydrogen experts delivering safe, end-to-end solutions, investing in real, clean energy projects at scale, and driving the industry forward to generate a cleaner future. At Air Products, we work in an environment where we put safety first, diversity is essential, inclusion is our culture, and each person knows they belong and matter. To learn more, visit About Air Products. We offer a comprehensive benefits package including paid holidays and vacation, affordable medical, dental, life insurance and retirement plans. You will be eligible for benefits and also be 100% vested in your retirement benefits on your first day of employment. We are 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. Air Products is committed to working with and providing a reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities. If you have a disability and you believe you need a reasonable accommodation to search for a job opening or to submit an online application, please e-mail us at [email protected]. General application status inquiries are not answered by this mailbox rather you’ll receive an e-mail directly from our Career Center and/or the Talent Acquisition Specialist. #LI-Onsite #LI-DR1 #INDGIG