Praxair, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Linde plc, is a leading industrial gas company in North and South America and one of the largestworldwide. Praxair produces, sells and distributes atmospheric, process and specialtygases, and high-performancesurface coatings. Our products,servicesand technologies are making our planet more productive by bringing efficiency and environmental benefits to a wide variety ofindustries, includingaerospace,chemicals,food and beverage,electronics,energy,healthcare, manufacturing, primarymetalsand many others. For more information about the company, please visit our website atwww.praxair.com.
Praxair Distribution, Inc. is seeking a Production Lead to join our team locatedin Long Beach, CA.
The Production Lead is responsible for managing the production activities of the facility to ensure that all internal and external customer demands are met for cylinder gases.
Ensure plant maintenance is conducted in a safe and environmentally responsible manner
Remain compliant with all external regulatory agencies including FDA, DOT, EPA, OSHA, DHS, as well as all Praxair policies and procedures
Maintain stocking levels of raw materials to ensure production requirements and lead times are achieved
Monitor and schedule raw material deliveries as needed
Responsible for ensuring the proper appearance, image, and security of the facility and equipment
Timely and accurate completion of all required reports, which may include product inventory, cylinder inventory, expense reports, financial reports, KPI reports, payroll, ACMS Work Orders, etc.
Monitor asset usage and recommend cylinder purchases and/or increases to inventory as business demands change
Perform all preventive and corrective maintenance as needed
Ensure Contractors Program meets Praxair Safety Requirements
Perform Hazardous Work Permits and Lock Out / Tag Outs as needed for work being performed
Maintain the facilities PRV Program
Assist with facilities Industrial Hygiene Program
QA Review and/or COA Review documentation as needed
Assist with Cylinder Reclamation and Yard Cleanup as needed
Purchase supplies and materials as needed for the facility
Assist with Facility Hazardous Waste management and shipment
Other duties as assigned
Bachelor of Science preferred; high school diploma/GED required
Production/distribution experience required; industrial gas industry or equivalent experience preferred
In-depth knowledge of cylinder gases and processes of each
Knowledge of all regulatory agencies including, but not limited to, FDA, DOT, OSHA, and EPA
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Proficient computer skills, including Microsoft applications, Lotus Notes and CU
Strong organization skills
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 California-Long Beach
Req ID: 19001165