Cylinder Filler

FieldBridge Energy - Chicago, IL

This function requires strict adherence to safety, regulatory and quality procedures in the preparation of compressed gas cylinders as well as the filling of cylinders.


• Examines returned cylinders for defects.
• Fills cylinders via pressure, temperature or by weight.
• Tests filled cylinders for leaks by spraying chemical solution around valve.
• Ensure cylinder filling records are accurately maintained and that all required procedures are followed complying with local, state and federal regulations.
• Complete necessary production steps in production system.
• Removes/replaces product labels.
• Screws protection cap over valves.
• Loading and unloading pallets.
• Stocking cylinders using forklift or hand truck.
• Painting of cylinders using hand roller and/or spray equipment.
• Assist with inventory and general housekeeping
• Able to perform nonconforming product problem solving.
• Understand basic compressor operation and maintenance
• Understand basic liquid pump operations
• Ability to troubleshoot and perform basic equipment maintenance
• The ability to train new employees in all of the above aspects of the department
• Operate and safely maintain equipment for valving and prepping cylinders.
• Sort empty cylinders coming back to the facility by product type and size.
• Properly label cylinders.
• Ensure cylinders are adequately maintained – cylinders requiring maintenance or repair are removed from service until corrected.
• Regularly inspect and maintain cylinder prep and valving apparatus and associated pressure gauges and monitoring devices.
• Ensure cylinder filling records are accurately maintained and that all required procedures are followed complying with local, state and federal regulations.
• Operate a forklift, pallet jack and other warehouse equipment.
• Assist with loading and unloading trucks and/or trailers.
• Perform other duties as assigned.
• Shift work as required.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

• High School diploma or GED equivalent required.
• Must be compliant with a drug-free workplace.
• Able to effectively communicate in both verbal and written English
• Ability to read and comprehend Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS)
• Must be able to safely operate a forklift.
• Able to work shift work as required.


• Must have reliable, appropriate transportation.

• Intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook)

• Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists.
• Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals using the English language.

• Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.
• Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent’s.

• None required



Posted On: Friday, May 22, 2020

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