Senior Engineer - Pressure Systems/Fixed/Static Equipment (LA-Hybrid)

Air Products and Chemical
Geismar, Louisiana
May 16, 2024
May 17, 2024
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
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We offer a comprehensive benefits package including paid holidays and vacation, affordable medical, dental, life insurance and retirement plans. Employees are eligible for benefits and are 100% vested in retirement benefits on their first day of employment. Relocation assistance will be offered for this position!

Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. (NYSE: APD), a Fortune 500 manufacturer of industrial gases, is hiring immediately for a full time Senior Engineer - Pressure Systems (Fixed Equipment Engineer/Static Equipment Engineer) located in Gonzales, Louisiana (would consider this position to be based in Baton Rouge, Geismar, New Orleans, Convent, or Westlake), in a hybrid-style work arrangement ( 60% wfh and 40% working onsite). The engineer provides pressure systems support of facilities owned and operated by Air Products in North America, primarily on the Gulf Coast.

Do you have a passion for solving complex equipment issues? If yes, you'll enjoy this role! The engineer travels (approx. 40%) to plant sites and engineering offices to provide technical solutions, and will work closely with operations, maintenance, engineering, metallurgy, and 3rd party engineering firms to address fixed equipment engineering challenges.


Develop plans and lead repairs and/or alterations to coded vessels and fixed equipment, including boilers, piping, tanks, exchangers, etc. in accordance with all applicable codes and standards (ASME, NBIC, API, Jurisdictional requirements).

Perform engineering design calculations to implement design changes to static equipment and address operating issues.

Participate and implement recommendations in pressure systems failure investigations.

Prepare job scope packages and lead the execution during outages.


Mechanical Engineering degree (or equivalent experience).

Minimum 3-5+ years in a pressure systems role.

Design and/or maintenance experience of vessels, tanks, piping, and high temperature insulation and refractory systems.

Experience with design, inspection, and repairs of fixed equipment associated with steam systems (boilers, Dearators, convection coils).

Experience with inspection / test procedures used to assess vessels, tanks, piping, and heat exchangers.

Fixed Equipment experience associated with Hydrogen, Ammonia and/or Methanol production is a plus.

Valid driver's license and good driving record required.

Air Products proudly values the skills, dedication, and leadership that Veterans bring to the table. As a Veteran-friendly organization, we actively encourage and welcome Veterans to apply for various roles within our company. We recognize the unique strengths and experiences that veterans contribute, and we foster a workplace that honors your service while providing a platform for professional growth.

We are the world's largest hydrogen producer with over 80 years of industrial gas experience. We are hydrogen and industrial gas 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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