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Universal Industrial Gases / Universal Cryo Gas

Universal Industrial Gases, Inc. is a designer and supplier of new air separation plants and other industrial gas production systems, and a supplier of reconditioned and upgraded used industrial gas production plants.

Headquartered in eastern Pennsylvania, UIG serves customers throughout the world.


Universal Cryo Gas, LLC
(UCG) owns and operates onsite gas production plants which supply clients with nitrogen, oxygen and argon as on-site pipeline gases, in a utility-like manner.
 

As a result of ongoing business growth, we are particularly interested in identifying qualified candidates for the following positions

Featured  Job  Openings

Senior Sales Manager - Equipment & Services
ASU Proposal Engineer / Manager
Senior Process Engineer

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If you would like to be considered for employment for other positions, please let us know how you believe you can contribute. 

See areas of ongoing interest below:


Areas of Ongoing Employment Interest

 

Head Office and Regional Sales  -  USA  

  • Sales managers for equipment and sale of gases (onsite gas production) markets.

  • Working with other UIG resources, sales managers play a key role in identifying and developing business opportunities, assessing potential supply options, developing detailed technical and commercial proposals and finalizing mutually beneficial contractual arrangements.

  • UIG sells equipment and complete plants to companies which would like to produce nitrogen, oxygen, or other products.

  • For companies which would prefer to purchased oxygen, nitrogen, and compressed dry air as a utility supply, UIG builds, owns and operates supply systems at customer sites to supply these products under long term supply contracts. 

  • Preferred sales manager candidates will have a background in technical sales and marketing, be familiar with the most common industrial gases (nitrogen, oxygen, argon) and with industries which routinely use these gases. They will enjoy identifying potential customers; and take pride in developing mutually beneficial proposals for gas supply and / or equipment supply.   

 

Project Management and Construction / Startup Support

 

 

 

  • Experienced project managers, project engineers, systems engineers, and construction / startup support personnel. 
  • Project managers and engineers participate throughout the entire project life cycle from concept/ proposal development through detail design, procurement, construction, commissioning and customer acceptance. They also assist with plant performance assessments, trouble-shooting and optimization.

  • Construction and startup support personnel manage an array of field activities during construction, commissioning, and startup of sale-of-equipment and turnkey air separation plant construction projects, including plants to be owned and operated by UCG. 

  • Candidates must have significant industrial gases industry experience and the ability to communicate effectively, recognize critical path activities and prioritize accordingly; and to work cooperatively with customers, suppliers, internal resources and other support services personnel.
     
     

Project Technicians and Administrative Support

 

  • Project technicians and administrative support personnel work with and assist home office project management personnel during all phases of project development, design, procurement, construction, commissioning and start-up.

  • These positions do not require a technical degree; but do require good communication skills, the ability to pay close attention to critical details, the ability to organize data and to prioritize multiple tasks. Candidates should be familiar with Word and Excel, and, above all, have a proactive and responsible team approach to problem solving and achieving goals. 

  • Project support activities will typically include a mix of routine administrative, record keeping, expediting, and coordination activities, some of which can, at times, be time sensitive, high-priority activities. Examples include assisting with preparation of procurement documents, monitoring and expediting procurement activities, and assisting with project accounting and scheduling functions.

  • Responsibilities can be tailored to individual skills and experience. Candidates with significant experience in a similar role in the industrial gases industry, a closely-related chemical process industry, engineering or data management organization are of particular interest.

Industrial Gas Plant Specialty Engineering and Design

  • Industrial gas plant design involves a number of specialty engineering activities associated with process design, and design of mechanical, electrical and instrumentation and control systems. 

  •  Both in-house and contract personnel are used to design new oxygen, nitrogen and air separation plants and liquefiers, and to define the work required to relocate, modify and upgrade used plants.

  • Specialty design personnel participate in the development of  process and instrumentation diagrams and detailed specifications for plant components such as vessels, piping, instrumentation, control and electrical systems, machinery, structures and foundations. 

  • Job functions include participation in preparing procurement documentation and bid evaluations, order placement, vendor / contractor auditing and expediting activities, plant performance assessments and trouble-shooting. 

Industrial Gas Plant Operations Management / Support       

 

  • Experienced operations and maintenance personnel provide Home Office plant management support services and direct technical, operational, maintenance and procurement support to local operations personnel at UCG onsite gas and liquid industrial gas production facilities; as well as to individual clients who request assistance with analyzing, maintaining, upgrading and operating their own plants.
  •  Responsibilities will include participation in plant design teams, training of local operations and maintenance personnel, and participation in commissioning and startup activities. 
  • Preferred candidates will have significant industrial gas industry experience in operating process plants, good communication skills, and a proactive and responsible team approach to solving problems when they arise. 

Please send information by email to employment@uigi.com

Sales, marketing, project and proposal development start with understanding customer needs and priorities.   Process and detailed mechanical design personnel define specific equipment, control systems, electrical systems, and other details of plants UIG field personnel coordinate and supervise installation of new and refurbished industrial gas plants and disassembly of used plants The goals - onstream. on-time, on-spec, on-budget - safely
 

Introduction to UIG and its Career Opportunities

UIG is a well-established international supplier of industrial gases production plants, equipment and services. UCG owns and operates onsite gas and liquid production plants located adjacent to user sites. 

We offer well-qualified, action-oriented, self-motivated and quality-conscious job seekers an opportunity to experience the challenges and rewards of working in a relatively close-knit, dynamic, growing, multi-faceted company.

Our Home Office sales, marketing, project development, project management, and operations and maintenance activities are supported by a group of in-house process and project engineers; mechanical, electrical and control system design experts; construction support; and operations support personnel.  Additional operations and maintenance personnel are located at UCG onsite gas and liquid production sites.  

We supplement our full-time resources, when additional personnel are needed, with pre-qualified contract resources and specialists with proven, industry-specific, design, construction, operations and maintenance skills,

Our Home Offices are located in eastern Pennsylvania, in the Lehigh Valley, less that an hour and a half drive from New York City or Philadelphia.

  Easton, PA, is easily reached from eastern PA and northern NJ - Easton is one and a half hours from either NYC or Philadelphia. Convenient airports are ABE, PHL and EWR.

If you are seeking a full-time, direct-hire position - or you would like to contribute on an as-needed basis as an individual consultant/ contractor - and you have the background to effectively support the sale, design, fabrication and installation of industrial gas plants; and their relocation, construction, start up, operation and maintenance, we would like to hear from you.

For more information on jobs and careers with UIG
and UCG, please see our
Career Information page.

 

Universal Industrial Gases, Inc.
Universal Cryo Gas, LLC
Employment and Career Center
3001 Emrick Blvd. Suite 320
Bethlehem, Pennsylvania 18020 USA

Phone (610) 559-7967      Fax (610) 515-0945

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