Automation Technician

Website Airgas

Job Highlights

Title Automation Technician
Type Full Time
Experience Required
Function Management/Manufacturing
Location Long Beach, CA, United States
Company Airgas

Company Profile

Airgas, an Air Liquide company, is a leading supplier of industrial, medical, and specialty gases, hard goods/related products, safety products, ammonia products, and process chemicals.

Job Profile

The company is searching for an Automation Technician who will perform service work on plasma, oxy/fuel cutting systems, robots, and other related equipment. This will include installation, preventative maintenance, onsite troubleshooting and service, component repair, and performing component upgrades while ensuring a safe working environment.

Educational Level

  • Associate Degree Welding (AAS), Technical School; work experience, electrical, and electronic knowledge could supersede educational requirements.

Work Experience

  • Experience operating large equipment such as CNC tables, high-voltage electrical equipment, and power sources. Comfortable working in a variety of manufacturing environments.


  • Ability to work closely with customers as the Company’s primary contact person to build confidence and deliver for the customer and Airgas.
  • All employees are expected to perform any reasonable work request that falls within the qualifications but is not specifically described.
  • Communicate professionally with all branch personnel and the advanced fabrication team.
  • Ensure proper service documentation is completed in a timely and accurate fashion.
  • Identify sales and service opportunities for existing and prospective customers. This will be accomplished both individually and by working with other Airgas associates.
  • Maintains a clean, organized, and safe work environment by ensuring all health and safety guidelines are followed both at Airgas and customer facilities.
  • Maintains accurate and timely expense reports.
  • Perform maintenance and repair as needed on automation equipment at customer facilities; ensuring machines are tested, calibrated, and run according to manufacturer’s specifications.
  • Perform maintenance and repair as needed on equipment sent into the Airgas welder repair facility in Anaheim, CA; ensuring machines are tested, calibrated, and run according to manufacturer’s specifications.
  • Responsible for adherence to company policies including safety and the use of personal protective equipment.


  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, material safety data sheets, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.
  • Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.
  • Must maintain a clean MVR.


  • The company offers a full benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, life, AD&D, short-term and long-term disability insurance, vacation, sick, paid holidays, 401(k) retirement plans with company match, tuition assistance, and much more! (Benefits Start after 30 days of employment).

Employer’s Statement

Airgas is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All 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.

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