Engineering Development Program for Gasification Joint Venture (EDP)
Engineering Development Program (EDP) is Air Products’ graduate training and development program. Its purpose is to develop Air Products’ future engineers, managers and leaders by providing opportunities for fresh graduates (EDP engineers) to learn the Company’s business, products, technologies and operating methods in their early careers through a series of rotational assignments.
The EDP engineer will fulfill 3 technical based assignments in different production groups within plant shift operation, process, process safety, control & instrument, machinery, maintenance, plant project & reliability, plant management system etc. The 3 assignments are in Lu’an Joint Venture technical department, operation department and maintenance department (8 months for each).
For each assignment, the specific learning, project-related objectives and job description will be discussed, agreed and commented at the beginning between EDP and the assignment manager. The emphasis for each assignment will be on on-the-job training. Basically, the incumbent will focus on planning, organizing plant operation or maintenance in order to reach department annual objective in EH&S, plant reliability, operability, quality, productivity and internal & external operational communication etc.
For each assignment, every EDP engineer is assigned a senior manager as a mentor to guide and advise them as they progress through the program.
The EDP engineer is encouraged to seek advice, coaching and support from their colleagues.
At the end of the rotations, each EDP will have the opportunity to assume a fulltime role as designated position by the hiring department. The talents and the interest of the EDP will be considered when determining the permanent position.
Fresh graduates of 2021 with master’s degree in Chemical Engineering or other Mechanical / Electrical / Automation related majors. Intern experience in Chemical engineering facility is preferred.
Enjoy certain period of day and night shift work since it is the best learning time
Excellent attitude to take on hand-on job and would learn practice skill at site besides of function knowledge in paper.
Demonstrated analytical and problem-solving skills either through the candidate’s area of study or their previous work experience.
Open, proactive, ability to work effectively in teams and keen to learning. Learning and Practice travel will be required, while most travel will be in China Gasification JV sites.
Excellent English skills, both in written and oral; Skillful in use of PC software tools (i.e. MS Excel, PPT, Word; and C+/VC++, Auto CAD, Visio is preferable).