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Job Title: Production Technician
Location: Coatesville, Pennsylvania
Duration: 3 Months
Our client has a need for a Production Technician. If you have the background we are looking for, and you are interested in an opportunity to get your foot in the door with a leading company, we want to talk with you!
This position has responsibility for operating a cryogenic Air Separation Unit (ASU). The Production Technician is responsible for maintaining safety, plant production, operating efficiency and regulatory compliance.
Monitors and maintains the safe operation of an Air Separation Facility which produces cryogenic products.
Controls flow purities, pressures and processes using SCADA/HMI/PLC system.
Work with management to maximize production and efficiency to meet the needs of our customer base by adjusting flows and production rates.
Reads and interprets technical drawings and manuals.
Performs quality assurance functions associated with products to maintain quality assurance.
Prepares and maintains accurate records in accordance with all safety, quality, regulatory and production requirements, such as plant readings, plant maintenance, Batch Analysis, Lot Analysis, instrument calibrations, etc.
Responds to plant/production disturbances (on-call).
Performs complex plant functions, including derime and warm plant start-ups.
Performs preventive and corrective maintenance throughout the entire plant to include compressors, pumps, turbines, valves, motors, electrical equipment, and other plant equipment.
Troubleshoots, repairs and calibrates process and system problems to restore efficient operations, including PLC, DCS, and other computer interface stations; control valves, pneumatic and electronic control equipment and instruments.
Takes initiative to improve facilities (i.e. operations, reliability, and costs) without direction.
Performs administrative functions, (i.e. requisitioning, purchasing, production accounting, and payroll record-keeping, closure of POs and time inputting)
Basic to Moderate knowledge of Google applications (Gmail, Drives, Docs, Sheets and Present)
High school diploma or general education degree (GED), two years technical college or military technical experience and 2 plus years of operating an Air Separation Plant or related industrial experience.
Critical thinking ability to work independently to troubleshoot, diagnose & solve issues with process and plant equipment.
Requires the use of considerable judgment to recognize plant process problems and interpret malfunctions to make decisions accordingly.
Requires the ability to use common hand tools and test equipment necessary for repairing and replacing mechanical, electrical, and electronic equipment.
Water Treatment understanding the water treatment principles and equipment is a plus.
Refrigeration - A basic understanding of refrigeration systems is a plus.
Air Separation - A basic understanding of air separation and associated technologies is a plus.
Electrical/ Instrumentation background is a plus.
As an employee with ASAP, you will be working through an established and well-respected organization that goes above and beyond for our Clients and Talent. We are dedicated to providing our Associates with professional and responsive attention and we are here to assist with any questions or concerns you may have. Your diligence and professional commitment will be rewarded with competitive compensation, including benefits.
Available benefits for this position may include (but are not limited to):
Excellent medical, dental, and vision
Short Term Disability/LTD
Who We Are:
ASAP is the expert solution for companies seeking a skilled contract/contingent workforce. Our expertise, market knowledge and recruitment proficiency make us the source for providing companies seeking highly skilled Financial, IT, Engineers and Technicians to fill contract, temp-to-perm, and direct hire opportunities.