Production Associate (Ultrasonic Tester)
Waukesha, WI 
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Job Description


Are you ready to be a part of a passionate and hard-working team eager to drive our business forward?

Apply Now and move your career forward with Airgas as a

Production Associate (Ultrasonic Tester) in Waukesha, WI!

What you will do:

The Ultrasonic Testing Technician is responsible for utilizing testing equipment to perform non-destructive inspections utilizing high frequency sound waves to measure physical properties such as thickness measurements and to identify material flaws including detecting cracks, corrosion or other defects in the gas cylinder which may classify the cylinder to be unsafe for use.

Your responsibilities:

  • Inspects gas cylinders to detect surface defects and tests thickness of cylinder walls.
  • Operates computer equipment and valve machine (if applicable) in order to conduct testing.
  • Understands and follows SP143130/ UE Standard Operating Procedures for testing.
  • Operates a forklift, pallet jack and other warehouse equipment to safely move gas cylinders off of pallets onto testing equipment.

  • Inspects, maintains and performs maintenance on ultrasonic testing equipment. Calibrates and adjusts ultrasonic testing equipment to required standards and settings.

  • Records test results, cylinder serial number, and test date in a timely and accurate manner. Stamps test date and label gas cylinders once ultrasonic testing is complete.

  • Reviews and interprets test results and documentation as it relates to local, state, and federal compliance and
  • Department of Transportation (DOT) regulations.

  • Ensures that defective cylinders or those requiring maintenance or repair are removed from service until corrected.
  • Additional duties and projects as may be assigned.
  • May assist with loading and unloading trucks and/or trailers.
  • May assist with inventory, general housekeeping, and help with customers.

  • May assist with filling cylinders to proper pressure or weight.
  • May paint cylinders as needed.
  • The above job functions are illustrative of the duties and responsibilities associated with this position and are not intended to be all inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.


What you will have:

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Completion of 40-hour Ultrasonic Testing training course and certification required

  • Prior experience utilizing SAP preferred
  • Intermediate knowledge of Google Suite applications.

  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Good mechanical aptitude and familiarity to hand tools
  • Demonstrated knowledge of addition, subtraction, multiplication and division

  • Detail oriented with the ability to complete handwritten compliance documentation neatly and accurately

  • Ability to operate a fork-lift.
  • Lives by Airgas safety programs, OSHA, and all related rules, regulations, procedures which are applicable to this position's responsibilities.

We take care of you:

Airgas 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 Plan with company match, Tuition Assistance and much more!

Who we are:

Airgas, an Air Liquide company, is the leading U.S. supplier of industrial, medical and specialty gases, as well as hardgoods and related products; one of the largest U.S. suppliers of safety products; and a leading U.S. supplier of ammonia products and process chemicals.

Dedicated to improving the performance of its more than one million customers, Airgas safely and reliably provides products, services and expertise through its more than 18,000 associates, over 1,100 locations, robust e-Business platform, and Airgas Total Access telesales channel. As an Air Liquide company, the world leader in gases, technology and services for Industry and Health, Airgas offers customers an unrivaled global footprint and industry-leading technology and innovations.

What do our Team Members have to say about being part of the team?

"Great place to work with great growth potential" - Director, Atlanta

"Opportunity to advance and a great safety program" - Driver, Cheshire

"Fun people to work with and flexible management" - Sales Specialist

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

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

Employee Status:Regular
Primary Location:United States-Wisconsin-Waukesha-53186

Job Posting:Nov 5, 2020, 10:23:44 PM

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability.Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, protected veteran status or disability


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
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