Pasadena, Texas

Company presentation

World leader in gases, technologies and services for Industry and Health, Air Liquide is present in 80 countries with approximately 66,000 employees and serves more than 3,6 million customers and patients. Oxygen, nitrogen and hydrogen have been at the core of the company’s activities since its creation in 1902. Air Liquide’s ambition is to be the leader in its industry, delivering long-term performance and acting responsibly.

Entity and activity description

Air Liquide Large Industries provides our customers with industrial gas and energy solutions that are vital to their own industrial production. We own and operate over 2,000 miles of industrial gas pipelines in the U.S. supplying mainly oxygen, nitrogen, hydrogen and syngas in large quantities from multiple production sources to major customers in the chemicals, petrochemicals, refining and steel industries. Our pipeline operations and industrial gas production facilities are closely monitored 24/7 within our leading-edge operations control center located in Houston, Texas. Our operations control group monitors over 89,000 data points and assists with product supply and coordination. We are constantly optimizing our supply network to provide high reliability and energy efficiencies allowing Air Liquide to adjust supply needs more quickly and effectively enabling growth to our customers.

Candidate must have valid employment authorization in the U.S. and must not require visa sponsorship now or in the future. This position is not open for non-immigrant visa sponsorship.

Job Responsibilities
  • Safe operation and maintenance of all I&E systems, according to Air Liquide Large Industries policies and procedures.  
  • Support and comply with all safety, health, and environmental procedures.
  • Support and comply with all process safety management practices and operate within the established quality systems, reporting any deficiency
  • Make suggestions to improve plant safety, efficiency and quality.
  • Troubleshoot and correct plant instrument, electrical, analyzer, and control system problems.
  • Execute work orders, identify corrective maintenance activities & enter work orders and PM’s into the Maximo CMMS.  
  • Owner and responsible for the on-time completion of all I&E PMs and PdMs.  
  • Owner for the execution & improvement of the facility’s I&E PMs.
  • Maintain test equipment calibration & associated records.
  • Perform analyzer calibrations as required.
  • Owner of all I&E equipment records in both the CMMS & written form.
  • Direct and work closely with contractors, monitor and direct contractor work quality.
  • Rack in/out breakers & switchgear as necessary.
  • Owner of facility I&E documentation (P&IDs, loop sheets, spec sheets, etc.) and acts as the lead for approved changes
  • Perform routine inspections on equipment as per Maintenance Center standards.
  • Actively participate in Root Cause Analysis.
  • Assist the Plant Maintenance Coordinator in maintaining equipment manuals
  • Be familiar with Maintenance Center & Corporate standards
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the Maintenance Manager or Plant Manager
Required Qualifications
  • Minimum high school diploma or equivalent required; 2 year technical degree preferred
  • Minimum 8 years I&E experience required; plant environment preferred 
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Experience with CEMS and GC Analyzers a plus
  • Knowledge of the use of a computerized maintenance management system (CMMS)
  • Highly organized with the ability to handle multiple tasks & prioritize work 
  • Ability to maintain, repair, and calibrate analyzers, transmitters, control valves, etc. 
  • Basic understanding of the facility’s control system, with ability to develop detailed understanding
  • Thorough knowledge of the operation and safety aspects of the MCC/switchgear 
  • Basic understanding of the facility's process, with ability to develop detailed understanding 
  • Strong verbal & written communication skills 


Physical Requirements:

  • Has full range of motion and ability to lift 50 lbs 
  • Ability to work extended hours and shift work as business needs dictate
  • Ability to work on-call coverage
  • Ability to travel up to 10%
  • Ability to climb and ascend ladders and stairs as required
  • Ability to enter and work in confined space

Pasadena, Texas

Air Liquide is a global leader, constantly striving to stay on top in a fast paced, high-tech industry. Our careers provide you with an immediate opportunity to contribute. We give you the responsibility to find customer solutions and the autonomy needed to get things done. The diversity of our businesses and our worldwide operations mean a career at Air Liquide can take you almost anywhere you want to go.

Air Liquide Group relies on the skills and commitment of over 43,000 people throughout the world with a broad range of responsibilities in a variety of industries. It is through their efforts that we have become a world leader in industrial and medical gases with a reputation for excellence.

The diversity of our employees is a driving force behind our success. Present in over 75 countries, our people are a mixture or gender, race, culture, nationality, education and professional experience. Their combined competencies allow us to capitalize on fast changing opportunities worldwide.

One of Air Liquide's strategic themes is developing our talents. Recruiting, training, mobility...more competent and motivated teams are and will continue to be one of the foundations of Air Liquide's growth and leadership.

Our Career Philosophy

At Air Liquide we trust in the initiative of our people. We believe our employees are the source of our success and rely on their intelligence, creativity and determination to continuously improve our performance. We give people responsibility and trust them to get the job done. The link between our employees and our success means we must continuously attract the best people. To do so, Air Liquide must be a great place to work. Our mission is to ensure this is the case.

A career at Air Liquide means the opportunity to explore many different types of work all over the world while remaining within the same company. It means being part of a company heavily invested in your development—your success drives ours and we prepare you to succeed. It also means working for a company that believes your success is dependent on a healthy balance between your personal and professional lives.

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