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Praxair, Inc. Summer Student - M&O CO2 in Sarnia, Ontario

Summer Student - M&O CO2


At Praxair you’ll join 26,000 talented and diverse people in more than 50 countries, working to make a difference in the world and contribute to our company’s success. You will be working on challenging and meaningful projects and will be trusted to take on responsibility early in your career. All of our employees’ contributions are valuable to our company, our customers, our communities and our shareholders. Explore our site and learn how your talent can make an impact at

Praxair Canada Inc. is a subsidiary of Praxair, Inc., a leading industrial gas company in North and South America and one of the largest worldwide. We produce, sell and distribute atmospheric, process and specialty gases. Praxair products, services and technologies are making our planet more productive by bringing efficiency and environmental benefits to a wide variety of industries, including, chemicals, food and beverage, healthcare, manufacturing, primary metals and many others.

Every year, Praxair Inc. is committed to developing summer students in our global organization. These roles form the perfect opportunities for your development and as a pipeline into future leadership positions.

Praxair Canada Inc. is currently recruiting for a Inside Sales – Summer Student contract position for our Store in Brampton, Ontario.

Description / Major Responsibilities of Position:


  • Responsible for the efficient processing of customer orders, answer and respond to walk-in and telephone sales orders and product inquiries


  • Sell gases and welding products to walk-in and telephone customers


  • Emphasis on "Up selling" gases and other welding products to walk-in customers or over the phone


  • Maintain cleanliness and appearance of the branch by organizing displays, stocking shelves, lift heavy objects, etc.


  • Process all cash, charge, and credit card orders and select for invoicing


  • Process bank daily deposits and cash reconciliation


  • Maintain local inventory control and manage branch stock including surplus inventory


  • Accountable for shipping/receiving of customer orders and branch transfers


  • Balance daily cylinder transactions


  • Use knowledge of welding applications and products to ensure Praxair products meet customer requirements


  • May be required to provide assistance to the Territory Manager(s) in serving accounts


  • Other duties as assigned by the manager including additional coverage at other store locations.



Education Requirements:

  • Applicants should be working towards a graduate degree in any field of study.

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, and are able to relate well to others.

  • Excellent research, writing, analytical and strategic thinking skills.

  • Sound judgment and ability to handle matters of a confidential/sensitive nature.

  • Computer skills to access the Internet as a research tool and to prepare own materials using various software programs.

  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines.

  • The ability to work in a team environment and contribute to the overall success of the group.

  • The ability to adapt, prioritize tasks, maintain focus, and understand and resolve issues.

  • Desire to improve processes, think broadly, and show drive and initiative.

Praxair Canada Inc. is committed to employment equity for women, aboriginal people, visible minorities, and persons with disabilities. Interested candidates from these groups are encouraged to apply.

Praxair Canada Inc. is committed to providing accommodations for people with disabilities. Applicants requiring accommodation during the recruitment and selection process are encouraged to make their needs known in advance if accommodation is required. We will work with you to meet your needs.

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Primary Location Ontario-Sarnia

Schedule Full-time

Req ID: 19001088