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Praxair, Inc. Engineering Technician-EBPVD in Indianapolis, Indiana

Engineering Technician-EBPVD


Praxair Surface Technologies (PST), a subsidiary of Praxair, Inc., a Fortune 300 company that supplies atmospheric, process, specialty gases, high performance coatings, and related services & technologies is seeking an Engineering Tech in Indianapolis.

The Engineering Tech will support our PG Technologies in Indianapolis and will report to the Slurry production manager.

Engineering Tech

  • Works with Quality and Engineering organizations to reduce Cost of Poor Quality (COPQ) and achieve acceptable first pass yield

  • Supports creation of documentation necessary for new applications, including job instructions, job routers, job safety analyses, standard operating procedures, etc.

  • Supports equipment failure analysis ,and Reliability Centered Maintenance (RCM), and Root Cause Analysis (RCA) efforts to improve equipment uptime

  • Participates in reliability related incident investigations; prioritizes action items, and follows-up on their implementation

  • Supports Total Preventive Maintenance (TPM) efforts to increase machine utilization, as defined by facility targets

  • Analyze process data

  • Works as integral team member on productivity projects utilizing Lean Manufacturing and Six Sigma practices

  • Supports the design and modify tooling / fixturing for new product introduction and improvement of existing processes

  • Supports design reviews with safety and ergonomics focus on plant systems and production equipment changes

  • Collaborates with Engineering to resolve tooling related quality issues

  • Responsible for cell Chemistry Analysis

  • Support production as needed

  • Other duties as required

Access to export controlled technology/technical data and/or items required to perform this Position are subject to the laws of the United States (including but not limited to the Export Administration Regulations ("EAR"), 15 C.F.R. Parts 730-799, and/or the International Traffic in Arms Regulations ("ITAR"), 22 C.F.R. Part 120-130) and the company's export control procedures, pursuant to which the release of such technology/technical data and/or items to anyone other than a U.S. Person\

  • may be considered an export to the person’s home country and may require authorization from the U.S. Government. Thus, additional information in this regard may be required from applicants for this Position. Thank you for your cooperation in this matter.


  • Pursuant to the EAR and the ITAR, a U.S. Person includes any individual who is granted U.S. citizenship, any individual who is granted U.S. permanent residence (i.e., a "green card" holder), or any individual who is granted political asylum or other protected status under applicable law.


  • Associates degree or equivalent experience

  • 3 years of manufacturing experience required in the areas of VPA, Wet Plating, and Heat treat operations

  • Proven ability to combine theoretical training with practical experience in a "hands-on" environment required

  • Must have effective project management skills with the ability to complete multiple projects independently

  • Lean six sigma experience preferred

  • Must be able to work closely with Quality / Engineering / Operations on assigned tasks

  • Must be reliable to achieve assigned duties in a timely manner

PST is a supplier which abides by the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). As such, persons considered for this position must be either a U.S. Citizen, Permanent Resident (green card holder) or otherwise classifiable as a U.S. person under relevant ITAR regulations.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Job Engineering

Primary Location Indiana-Indianapolis

Schedule Full-time

Req ID: 18003130