Airgas Usa LLC Cylinder Filler / Delivery Driver (CDL A) in Fort Wayne, Indiana
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Apply Nowand move your career forward with Airgas as a *Cylinder Filler/ Delivery Driver (CDL A) in Fort Wayne, IN!* * * * * What you will do: * *
Our Delivery Driver’s are responsible forsafelyand efficiently delivering compressed gas cylinders to local and regional business customers from an Airgas branch or plant location using a company provided straight, box truck, or trailer. The Delivery Driver, unloads, delivers, and returns compressed gas cylinders while frequently interacting with Airgas customers.
The Cylinder Filler is responsible for safely handling and filling gas products into liquid, medical and high pressure gas cylinders in compliance with federal, state, local regulations, and meeting the standard operating procedures of Airgas.
Driver responsibilities: * Safely loads, delivers and unloads cylinders containing compressed gases to customer’s place of business. * Delivers compressed gas cylinders to external and internal customer sites. Records deliveries and pick-ups on a load manifest and obtains signatures from customers for receipt purposes. Collects empty cylinders or rejected or unsold merchandise. Returns empty cylinders to either a plant or branch location for refilling. * Establishes and maintains good customer relations. Listens to and helps resolve service inquiries and complaints. * Provides timely communication back to manager or to the customer’s assigned Airgas sales associate regarding any changes or issues experienced by the customer. * Performs cylinder inspections per operating procedures. * Maintains load manifests and all required vehicle documents ensuring they are properly completed and balanced with truck counts and shipping documents before and after deliveries. Ensures that vehicle manifests, labeling and load are in compliance with regulatory guidelines such as those pertaining to the Department of Transportation (DOT), Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA), Food & Drug Administration (FDA), Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), and Airgas safety standards (SAFECOR). * Performs pre-trip and post-trip vehicle inspections documenting deficiencies & ensures all safety items are in good working order. * Ensures all safety rules are strictly observed & any accidents or injuries are promptly reported to management. * Operates a pallet jack, forklift & other warehouse equipment. * Works in warehouse or on dock as needed. Cylinder Filler responsibilities:
- Inspects cylinders prior to filling, following standard procedures as required by government, Airgas, and distributor standards. Conducts a variety of Safety checks per procedures, such as odor tests, checking caps and valves. Analyzes products for purity and correct mixtures.
- Handles high-pressure, medical and liquid cylinders. Prepares high pressure cylinders and cryogenic vessels for filling. Attaches to manifold, evacuates cylinders to eliminate all possible contaminants. Fills cylinders by pressure and weight, per regulations and standards.
- Assists with the loading & unloading of cylinders on & off pallets and tractor trailers. Operates a forklift, pallet jack and other warehouse equipment.
- Manages paperwork to DOT, FDA, OSHA, and Airgas standards. Completes quality control sheets as required.
- Understands hazards of various gases; size and contents of cylinders by reading and interpreting cylinder labels and the color-coding of tanks. Accurately labels cylinders.
- Complies with all government and company standards relating to the safe handling of hazardous materials/cylinder gases.
- Maintains a neat, clean and orderly plant appearance. **
What you will need as a Driver: * * * HS Diploma or equivalent preferred. * Valid Class A Commercial Driver’s License * Valid USDOT Medical Examiner’s Certificate (card). * Hazmat Endorsement (H or X Endorsement). * Ability to operate a vehicle with an air brake system (no air brake restrictions on CDL). * May consider individuals with the ability to acquire a Hazmat Endorsement or the skill to operate air brake systems as a condition of employment. * Must have one (1) year of prior Class A professional driving experience within the last four (4) years and a clean driving record to include no more than one (1) moving violation per the DOT and 2 in a personal vehicle per the state DMV within the last three (3) years. * In lieu of experience, may consider accepting a diploma from an accredited driving school or a combination of driving and prior Airgas specific experience. * Prior experience in the gas, welding and safety supply industry preferred. * Basic PC knowledge to include familiarity with onboard computers/telematics preferred. Ability to read and comprehend material data sheets. * Excellent customer service skills. Ability to clearly and effectively speak to customers and employees as well as legibly write. * Ability to work independently and under some pressure to meet deadlines. Must have a high attention to detail. * Ability to safely operate a forklift and other material handling equipment. * Ability to perform math functions and analysis as needed by the position. * Lives by Airgas safety programs, OSHA, and all related rules, regulations, procedures which are applicable to this position’s responsibilities. * * What you will need as a Cylinder Filler:
** * HS Diploma or equivalent preferred. * Minimum of one year of prior experience in a manufacturing operation, filling or loading experience preferred. * Preferred knowledge/experience in gas, welding and safety supply industry or chemical industry preferred. * Strong verbal and written communication skills. * Ability to read and comprehend material safety data sheets. * Must be able to work with a wide variety of people with different personalities and backgrounds. Excellent customer service skills. * Ability to work independently and under some pressure to meet deadlines. * Strong level of attention to detail. * Ability to perform math functions and analysis as needed by the position. * Ability to safely operate a forklift. * Lives by Airgas safety programs, OSHA, and all related rules, regulations, procedures which are applicable to this position’s responsibilities. Safety is Our Passion. Airgas helps its drivers and the public share the roads safely so people and our product all arrive safe and sound. Airgas follows the FMSCA requirement for all motor carrier employers to run full queries of the Drug & Alcohol Clearinghouse database for any violations during the pre-employment process for all new CDL Driver Hires to ensure they are not prohibited from performing safety-sensitive functions. All new CDL Driver Hires must register for the Drug & Alcohol Clearinghouse and allow Airgas consent to review their Clearinghouse record. * *
Who we are: * * 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 ammonia products and process chemicals.
Dedicated to improving the performance of its more than one 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.
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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
Title: Cylinder Filler / Delivery Driver (CDL A)
Location: Indiana-Fort Wayne-46803-3020
Requisition ID: 29510