Field Service Technician

Website Airgas

Field Service Technician Job Highlights

Title Field Service Technician
Type Full Time
Experience 2 Years
Function Engineering/IT
Location Louisville, KY, 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 looking for a Field Service Technician who will be responsible for installing and servicing bulk industrial and medical gas delivery systems.

Ensure the safe operation of equipment, repairs, and maintenance of cryogenic pumps and systems, adhering to regulatory standards such as OSHA, FDA, ISO, and Airgas protocols.

Education Level

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • Certified Brazer Certificate within 30 days of employment
  • Demonstrated understanding of NFPA 99 and NFPA 50 requirements

Work Experience

  • At least 2 years of industrial field service experience, ideally in gas generation systems
  • Hands-on experience with cryogenic equipment, pressure piping, and compressors.
  • Previous experience in HVAC, electrical, plumbing, or welding (a plus)


  • Calculating vaporizer sizes for specific applications and ensuring proper equipment identification.
  • Carrying out the installation of piping systems in accordance with industry standards and company SOPs.
  • Conducting operational due diligence during acquisitions and inspections.
  • Conducting repairs and analyses of electrical systems associated with cryogenic installations.
  • Ensuring the security of installations through appropriate measures.
  • Installing and servicing cryogenic bulk installations at both Airgas facilities and customer sites.
  • Maintaining accurate records of equipment and conducting preventative maintenance.
  • Managing spare parts inventory and reporting as required.
  • Performing site surveys and obtaining necessary permits before work commencement.
  • Repairing pressure reduction equipment linked to bulk delivery systems.
  • Responding to emergencies round the clock, ensuring continuous support for critical operations.
  • Upholding safety policies and procedures at all times.


  • Completion of Airgas Field Service Training Program components


  • Ability to obtain a Certified Brazer Certificate within 30 days of employment.
  • Ability to read blueprints, technical documents, and regulations.
  • Basic knowledge of Google Office applications (Google Docs, Sheets, Presentations, and Calendar).
  • Clear and effective communication for explaining information to customers and employees.
  • Effective collaboration with diverse personalities and backgrounds.
  • Effective presentation and interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent time management and multitasking skills.
  • Familiarity with NFPA 99 and NFPA 55 requirements.
  • Independence and ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines.
  • Positive attitude and commitment to teamwork.
  • Potential to obtain Medical Installation Certification within 120 days of employment.
  • Proficiency in welding and brazing processes.
  • Strong communication and analytical skills.
  • Strong problem-solving abilities and attention to detail.
  • Strong problem-solving skills in diverse situations.
  • Thorough understanding of cryogenic and high-pressure gas characteristics and hazards.

Travel Requirements

  • Constant availability (68-100% of work time)
  • Frequent local travel within 2 hours of home (90%)
  • Occasional overnight travel
  • Occasional overtime (days, evenings, and weekends if necessary)


  • Competitive salaries
  • 401(k) retirement plan
  • Choose between 5 medical plan options
  • Select from two valuable dental plan options
  • Always have the medication you need with a prescription drug plan
  • Keep tabs on your eye health with our vision care plan
  • Basic life and accidental death and dismemberment insurance
  • Optional spouse and dependent life insurance
  • Short-term disability coverage
  • Basic long-term disability insurance
  • Worker’s compensation insurance
  • Paid sick leave
  • Paid holidays
  • On-site training programs
  • Leadership development courses
  • Scholarship programs
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Auto, home, and personal property insurance options

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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