Praxair, Inc. Engineering Technician-EBPVD in Indianapolis, Indiana
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.
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.
Primary Location Indiana-Indianapolis
Req ID: 18003130