Houston, TX 
Posted 26 days ago
Job Description
Air Products and Chemicals, Inc., a Fortune 500 manufacturer of industrial gases, has an immediate opportunity for a Material Controller at our Corporate Headquarters in Allentown, Pennsylvania or our office in Houston, Texas. This position will focus on mechanical and piping materials.

Air Products is a world-leading Industrial Gases company and has been in operation for over 80 years. We have multiple product lines, over 750 production facilities in over 50 countries, and serve over 30 different industries, creating broad opportunities for growth and development. And, we are growing!

We pride ourselves on being an innovative technology company that cultivates an environment of collaboration and inclusion. We need and seek out people who are dedicated and driven to create the future. People with passion and commitment to get it right and a never-ending desire to innovate, learn, improve and contribute. Sound like you?

We are seeking a Material Controller to join the Americas Engineering team to support the design and construction of industrial gas plants for both Air Products owned and sale of equipment facilities. You will support the requisitioning of equipment, steel, inline items and other hard goods. You will also report out on the overall status of materials from requisitioning through receiving on site.

Responsibilities include:
  • Collaborate with Project, Engineering and Procurement managers on project Material Control Plans
  • Import Bill of Materials into Smart Materials
  • Create and issue Requisitions from the Bill of Materials
  • Provide timely material requisition status reports to Project Engineering Managers
  • Occasionally travel internationally to support Air Products' global engineering approach
Minimum Requirements:
  • 10 plus years of experience in material control and requisitioning for large capital projects, industrial gases or petrochemical projects preferred
  • Proven experience with Smart Materials
  • Familiarity with static equipment, rotating equipment, valves, and piping materials.
  • Strong knowledge of with Engineering, Procurement, Construction (EPC) work processes
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to travel to other Air Products or EPC offices. Travel may be up to 10%
If you are dedicated and driven individual, have passion and commitment to get it right, have a never-ending desire to learn, improve, and contribute, then come discover, care, accomplish . . . and thrive at Air Products!

To learn more, visit About Air Products.

At Air Products, we work in an environment where diversity is essential, inclusion is our culture, and each person knows they belong and matter. To learn more, visit

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.

Air Products is an Equal Opportunity Employer (U.S.) All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.
Air Products is also committed to Employment Equity (Canada).
Individuals who may have an accommodation need related to applying for positions with Air Products in the U.S. and Canada, should contact Air Products at 1-800-966-2724, Option #1.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Experience
10+ years
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