Airgas Usa LLC Plant Operator in Blissfield, Michigan

_Plant Operator_ _Blissfield, MI_

_1st Shift - 6:00am - 6:00pm_

Don’t let this exciting opportunity pass you by! Not to mention an opportunity in which consist of competitive pay and extraordinary benefit plans. If you enjoy working hands on in an electric and developing environment, we have just the role you’re looking for at Airgas! Due to continued growth in our entrepreneurial company, Airgas is currently recruiting for a Plant Operator to support our Dry Ice Division. He/she will provide the primary manual labor required to maintain the warehouse along with producing and packaging dry ice to customer specifications. In addition, operating a fork lift daily to transport dry ice box containers varying in weight, weighing dry ice containers and scanning in and out of customer shipments.

/What will I be doing?/ * Driving and operating fork lift to move dry ice boxes. * Washing dry ice boxes for optimal cleanliness. * Flexibility in changing directions and orders quickly. * Loading and packaging dry ice on a daily basis in accordance with quality standards. * Operating a pallet jack from time-to-time basis to maneuver dry ice boxes to meet production needs. * Having a full understanding and complying with all safety and quality policies and procedures. * Logging in customer information into computers. * Understanding every area of the plant for maximum knowledge and coverage. * Using scanners to scan in and out shipments. * Basic janitorial and clean-up functions both inside and outside of the building including but not limited to: o Sweeping o Washing o Painting o Trash removal and pick-up

/What skills, background, and behaviors must I possess?/ * One (1) year experience in a production/manufacturing environment. * One (1) year of continuous forklift operation in a confined space. * Able to read and write. * Basic computer skills. * Able to understand and follow the direction of supervisors. * On-call and shift work required. * High school diploma or equivalent (GED) preferred. /What are the other requirements?/ * Effective verbal communication and ability to read and interpret documents, write routine reports and correspondence, and speak effectively before customers or employees of the Company. * Must be in good physical condition. Essential job function requires the routine lifting and manipulation of dry ice blocks ranging in weight from 5 – 60 pounds each. * Work may require standing, stooping, crouching, or bending.

/Who is Airgas?/ Airgas, an Air Liquide company, is the leading U.S. supplier of industrial, medical and specialty gases, as well as hardgoods and related products; one of the largest U.S. suppliers of safety products; and a leading U.S. supplier of refrigerants, ammonia products, and process chemicals.

Dedicated to improving the performance of its more than 1 million customers, Airgas safely and reliably provides products, services and expertise through its more than 18,000 associates, over 1,100 locations, robust e-Business platform, and Airgas Total Access telesales channel.

As an Air Liquide company, the world leader in gases, technology and services for Industry and Health, Airgas offers customers an unrivaled global footprint and industry leading technology and innovations.

/What’s in it for me?/ Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, AD&D, Short Term and Long Term Disability Insurance, Vacation, Paid Sick Days, Paid Holidays, Tuition Reimbursement, 401(k) with a generous match and much more...!

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability - Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without *regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected *veteran status, or disability.

Job: *Operations

Title: Plant Operator

Location: Michigan-Blissfield-49228

Requisition ID: 19804