Requisition Engineer
Houston, TX  / Buffalo, NY  / Allentown, PA 
Posted 28 days ago
Job Description

At Air Products, our purpose is to bring people together to reimagine what's possible, collaborate and innovate solutions to the world's most significant energy and environmental sustainability challenges. Grow with us as we embark on building tomorrow together by being the safest, most diverse and most profitable industrial gas company in the world.

Reimagine What's Possible

Air Products and Chemicals, Inc., a Fortune 500 manufacturer of industrial gases, has an immediate opportunity for a Requisition Engineer at our corporate headquarters in Allentown, Pennsylvania.

Air Products is a world-leading Industrial Gases company having both process gas applications and gasification technology that has been in operation for over 75 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 looking for an experienced Requisition Engineer with significant industry experience to join the successful engineering team based in our Allentown, Pennsylvania HQ office. This role's primary focus will be overseeing the execution of the technical aspects of packaged equipment and systems, and engineering scope of work using Project Management skills for coordination with discipline leads. Packages will be for a range of projects including gasification, Green Hydrogen production and process gases facilities. You will play a critical role in the development of competitive proposals for new business opportunities and be the Lead Packaged Equipment Engineer on large sized projects to deliver the assigned project scope.

Role & Responsibilities

  • Work with the proposal team (including third party engineering firms) to develop a competitive basis for the packaged equipment scope and its integration into the process cycle.

  • Prepare multi-discipline technical specification packages for enquiry and purchase by developing Project Equipment Specifications, Data Sheets, Vendor Document Requirement lists, Inspection Test Plans, etc. with responsibility for delivering committed work on-schedule and on-budget.

  • Undertake technical review, bid tabulation/evaluation and risk assessment of supplier proposals, coordinating the necessary cross-functional input to support these activities.

  • Take the role of Lead Packaged Equipment Engineer on assigned projects which includes specifying packages as well as overseeing other Packaged Equipment engineers' execution of packages within that project.

  • Prepare the Functional Execution Strategy for packaged equipment defining the scope of supply, extent of modularization, Multi-regional scope split, cross-functional technical risk management strategy, and cross-functional design review throughout order execution (as appropriate to the scope and complexity of the package)

  • Represent the single point of contact with the package vendor for engineering activities.

  • Liaise with the other engineering functions and coordinate cross-functional review of supplier documents to facilitate integration of packages into the overall plant design compliant with Air Products engineering standards and the project scope requirements.

  • Facilitate/Participate in cross-functional package review meetings including P&ID review, HAZOP, layout review and model review. Coordinate vendor response to review actions.

  • Provide technical support throughout the project construction and commissioning phases retaining overall technical responsibility for equipment until successful handover to the customer.

  • Provide feedback to continuously improve the competitiveness of internal engineering standards and work processes for packaged equipment.

The role may require domestic and/or international travel to suppliers and project sites. Approximately 20% of your time may be spent travelling with some extended durations at project job sites to support construction, commissioning, and start-up of packaged equipment.
The role will be primarily focused on gasification, ammonia, Green H2 and process gases facilities but may include air separation facilities.


  • Minimum of degree level in Mechanical Engineering (or similar) or Project Management with more than 10 years of experience.

  • Demonstrable experience in project management, planning and leading the execution of out-sourced complex engineered packaged equipment and processing facilities with schedule and budget responsibility (or similar related experience)

  • Leadership, good communication, teamwork and influencing skills.

  • Demonstrable understanding of cross-functional aspects and overcoming associated challenges in an EPC environment.

  • Dedicated and driven approach with a strong grasp of technical principles, attention to details and desire to continually learn, improve and contribute.

  • Experience in leading or supervising other engineers or multi-discipline teams.

  • Working experience on mechanical equipment (stationary and rotating) is a plus, including but not limited to compression pumps, heat exchangers, vessels, etc... and broad knowledge of electrical systems and process controls, etc. in Gasification, Process gases industry, Oil & Gas, or Petrochemical Industry.



We are the world's largest hydrogen producer with over 80 years of industrial gas experience. We are hydrogen and industrial gas experts delivering safe, end-to-end solutions, investing in real, clean energy projects at scale, and driving the industry forward to generate a cleaner future.

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

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 committed to working with and providing a reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities. If you have a disability and you believe you need a reasonable accommodation to search for a job opening or to submit an online application, please e-mail us at General application status inquiries are not answered by this mailbox rather you'll receive an e-mail directly from our Career Center and/or the Talent Acquisition Specialist.

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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