Equipment Design & Testing Engineer (Foods)

Air Products
Allentown, Pennsylvania
Nov 21, 2023
Nov 27, 2023
Engineering, Design
Position Type
Alternative Fuels
Full Time
Organization Type
At Air Products, our purpose is to bring people together to reimagine whats possible, collaborate and innovate solutions to the worlds most significant energy and environmental sustainability challenges. Grow with us as we embark on building tomorrow together by being the safest, most diverse, and most profitable industrial gas company in the world.

Reimagine Whats Possible

We have an opportunity for an
Equipment Design & Testing Engineer
focusing on our foods business. You will be working in our new cryogenic testing labs located at our headquarters in Allentown, PA.

The engineer develops new cryogenic freezing and chilling equipment and will enjoy the challenges of this hands-on, customer-focused role. This is a rewarding role leading a project from idea inception through commercialization. You will have the opportunity to travel to customer trials in the U.S. Travel requirement is 10-15%.

Essential Functions in the role:

Develop innovative applications / equipment using industrial gases including the use of liquid N2/CO2 for freezing and chilling or gaseous N2/CO2 for use in the processing steps.
Prepare scope, project schedule, and budget costs pertaining to development of new equipment.
Lead design, fabrication and lab testing of prototypes, in collaboration with our Equipment Engineering group and external vendors.
Work with Commercial Technology engineers to implement customer trials of new technology.
Provide technical support for commercialized offerings.
Background and Qualifications:

BS or MS in Mechanical Engineering
Knowledge of mechanical design, thermodynamics, heat transfer, and fluid mechanics.
Experience working with equipment fabricators a plus.
Knowledge of 3D CAD system a plus
Knowledge of PLC programming a plus but not required.
Possess good organization, time management, teamwork, and communication skills.
Strong written and verbal communication skills.

We are the worlds largest hydrogen producer with over 80 years of industrial gas experience. We are hydrogen experts delivering safe, end-to-end solutions, investing in real, clean energy projects at scale, and driving the industry forward to generate a cleaner future.

At Air Products, we work in an environment where we put safety first, diversity is essential, inclusion is our culture, and each person knows they belong and matter. To learn more, visit About Air Products.

We offer a comprehensive benefits package including paid holidays and vacation, affordable medical, dental, life insurance and retirement plans. You will be eligible for benefits and also be 100% vested in your retirement benefits on your first day of employment.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer (U.S.). You will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, citizenship, gender, marital status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, or veteran status.

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