Air Products & Chemicals, Inc., a Fortune 500 manufacturer of industrial gases and chemicals, has an Operations Technician Internship available for the Spring 2013 semester within the Midwest Region at our Granite City, IL Facility.
Our Operations Technician Internships are responsible for controlling and monitoring the process to produce industrial gases, including oxygen, nitrogen and argon in our highly automated plants (e.g. steam system, compressors, rotating equipment, and DCS operation), as well as work alongside Maintenance and Instrument/Electrical Technicians to maintain equipment. Additional duties involved include taking field readings and performing equipment inspections.
During your 160 hour assignment, you will be exposed to many operating activities at the plant, including:
Basic Safety Training
Pressure Swing Absorption
Plant Specific Process Training
You will receive guidance from the local Plant Supervision as well as our full time Operations and Maintenance staff. This paid opportunity is to provide the Process Technology Student with an introduction to Industrial Gas Production, improving their future employability after graduation from the program.
Interested applicants should be currently enrolled in an accredited Process Technology program pursuing an Associate's Degree and have completed a minimum of 30 credit hours.
Air Products (NYSE:APD) provides atmospheric, process and specialty gases; performance materials; equipment; and technology. For over 70 years, the company has enabled customers to become more productive, energy efficient and sustainable. More than 20,000 employees in over 50 countries supply innovative solutions to the energy, environment and emerging markets. These include semiconductor materials, refinery hydrogen, coal gasification, natural gas liquefaction, and advanced coatings and adhesives. In fiscal 2011, Air Products had sales of approximately $10 billion. For more information, visit www.airproducts.com.
To apply for this position, please visit the Air Products Career Center. Click on the link Search job openings from the left navigation bar. You can apply specifically to Job Req#12567BR.
Air Products is an equal opportunity employer (M/F/D/V) where diversity matters.
Type of Relocation Benefits Provided None
Granite City, IL
Granite City, Illinois