CNC Operator/Programmer
Houston, TX 
Posted 29 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

We are seeking a CNC Operator/Programmer at our Rotoflow, an Air Products business, Aftermarket facility in Houston, TX.

Rotoflow is a full-service turbomachinery OEM - providing a wide-range of new equipment solutions and aftermarket services to our customers globally in market segments such as industrial gases, petrochemicals, and hydrocarbons!

Worldwide aftermarket services are provided from regional service centers for OEM and non-OEM equipment. Visit for more information.

CNC Operator/Programmer Job Description:

This position is responsible for the machining of parts and components used in expansion, compression, and fluid handling equipment used in air separation, hydrocarbon, and petrochemical applications.

You must uphold the company's safety philosophy and processes for all facility activities. This position will support the Rotoflow expander business along with a variety of other rotating equipment in support of our Air Products business. You will report to the Rotoflow Aftermarket Production Supervisor.

Roles and Responsibilities:
  • Ensure a safe work environment by ensuring all Air Products safe work procedures are followed and implementing the Air Product's Basic Safety Process.

  • Understand industrial safe work processes and standards in a manufacturing environment working with ASU, hydrocarbon and petrochemical industry equipment.

  • Perform all duties necessary to operate a wide range of CNC and manual machining operations. 5 axis CNC milling, lathes, milling machines, radial drill presses, surface grinders etc.

  • Ability to read prints, calculate speeds and feeds and use precision inspection equipment.

  • Ability to set up and machine complex geometries including threading

  • Has working knowledge of advanced shop mathematics, including trigonometry

  • Perform all operations necessary to rework and refurbish parts and components used in our precision rotating machinery.

  • Ability to machine and maintain tolerances within .0001

  • Oversee and maintain equipment and supplies in the machine shop area.

  • Assist with precision rotating machine assembly as needed

  • Demonstrate both professional and technical knowledge of turbomachinery and reciprocating equipment.

  • Demonstrate effective oral and written communication skills; maintain free and open communication.

  • Demonstrate the ability to read, interpret and work with complex part assemblies and assembly drawings.

  • Ensure quality documentation is completed throughout all equipment refurbishing.

Required Skills / Abilities:
  • Associates or technical degree in related industry is preferred,

  • Previous experience with reciprocating and centrifugal pumps, compressors, and expanders,

  • Knowledge of industry work practices required,

  • Possess advanced manual machining skills.

  • 10 years previous machining with CNC and Manual Machining

  • Knowledge of geometric tolerancing and dimensioning,

  • Proficient with PC programs such as Microsoft Outlook, Excel, Word, etc.,

  • Excellent attention to detail,

  • The ability to work collaboratively across the business to perform responsibilities.

  • A strong safety focus, with a full understanding of the applicability of Government EHS regulations and the Company's Global EHS policies and procedures.



Air Products proudly values the skills, dedication, and leadership that veterans bring to the table. As a veteran-friendly organization, we actively encourage and welcome veterans to apply for various roles within our company. We recognize the unique strengths and experiences that veterans contribute, and we foster a workplace that honors your service while providing a platform for professional growth.

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.


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As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
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