Walnut, Mississippi

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 is helping to draw the contours of the energies of tomorrow and seeks to introduce scientific and technological innovations into society that will open up new markets while addressing today’s economic and environmental challenges.

In a world where energy needs and sources are changing rapidly, the ability to transform organic resources into renewable and totally carbon-free energy is poised to become part of the new energy mix. The energy produced in this way offers the advantage of being easy to store and responsive to the need for sustainable heating and clean transportation in modern societies.

To this end, the Air Liquide Biogas team embodies the ambition of the Air Liquide group, developing global solutions for biomethane upgrading. We are present across the biomethane supply chain: production from organic and farm wastes, purification, liquefaction, packaging, transportation and distribution. Using Air Liquide's innovative membrane technology, we are able to separate methane and carbon dioxide to generate high quality biomethane.

With over 50 biogas sites worldwide and more than 100 years of experience in gas separation, Air Liquide is in a position to provide clean energy solutions for power and transportation to our customers and the community.

 

Job Responsibilities
  • Responsible for daily maintenance and operations of Air Liquide Biogas facility
  • Demonstrate leadership in process and operational safety at all times, and demand that of others, including other plant personnel, visitors, contractors
  • Maintain gas collection system to safely and cost-effectively maximize both the quantity and quality of biogas for processing
  • Perform routine and preventative maintenance tasks as required including equipment calibrations, equipment PM, and electrical and instrumentation troubleshooting
  • Working with the Plant Manager, identify equipment and process deviations and perform corrective actions
  • Complete maintenance logs consistent with facility operating plan
  • Plan utilization of production facilities to improve efficiency of operations
  • Maintain a clean, safe and orderly plant appearance
  • Maintain facility materials and spare parts inventory
  • Ability to work well with others; Interface with landfill (biogas source) operating team to support good relations and coordinate efforts
  • Make suggestions to improve plant safety, operational efficiency and/or product quality
  • Wear proper/required PPE in work areas at all times
  • Serve as a safety role model; promote a high level of safety awareness; adhere to and support the continuous improvement of all safety practices / procedures.
  • Install, maintain and repair electrical and control wiring
  • Read technical diagrams and blueprints
  • Perform general electrical maintenance
  • Troubleshoot electrical issues using appropriate of testing devices
  • Repair and replace equipment and small gauge electrical wiring
  • Good knowledge of various test equipment

 

NOTE: US MILITARY VETERANS ARE INVITED TO APPLY!!

Qualifications & Competencies

Required 

  • High school diploma or GED
  • Strong command of English language, verbal and written
  • 2+ years of related industrial operations experience
  • Ability and willingness to be on-call, and work holidays and weekends, as required 
  • Exhibits knowledge of electro-mechanical systems, machine repair and operation
  • Capable of gaining understanding of governmental regulations including environmental permitting/compliance, loading /quality assurance, basic electricity, national/local operating procedures, CMMS, maintenance management process, all HSE issues associated with the facility

  

Preferred 

  • Associates Degree in a technical field or technical training
  • Military technical training and/or experience
Additional Information

This position is identified as "safety-sensitive" and is subject to random drug testing in accordance with the current Drug and Alcohol Policy and/or state law.

 

The candidate must have valid unrestricted employment authorization in the U.S. and must not require visa sponsorship now or in the future.

Walnut, Mississippi

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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