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Liquid Hydrogen Plant Operator Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$62,559 (USD)

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The average pay for a Liquid Hydrogen Plant Operator is $62,559 a year and $30 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Liquid Hydrogen Plant Operator is between $45,886 and $76,498. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York-Manhattan, New York.

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Job Summary

  • Controls fractionating columns, compressors, purifying towers, heat exchangers, and related equipment to extract nitrogen and oxygen from air for industrial and therapeutic use: turns valves in specified sequence to control flow of air through series of units that compress and liquefy it, remove carbon dioxide and impurities, and separate resulting product into nitrogen and oxygen.
  • Observes pressure, temperature, level, and flow gauges to ensure standard operation.
  • Tests oxygen for purity and moisture content at various stages of process, using burette and moisture meter.
  • Adjusts equipment according to test results and knowledge of process and equipment.
  • Opens valves to transfer liquid or gaseous oxygen through heat exchanger to cool air, to heat and vaporize liquid oxygen, and to store gaseous or liquid oxygen in storage tanks at specified temperature and pressure.
  • Turns valves to transfer compressed oxygen to storage cylinders.
  • Cleans and repairs equipment, such as replacing defective valves and removing carbon from valves, using handtools and airhose.
  • Records gauge readings and test results.
  • May open valves to convey hot nitrogen through alternate batteries of driers to remove moisture.
  • May clean and refill drier with activated alumina.
  • May operate equipment to extract, compress, and liquefy hydrogen from natural gas and be designated liquid-hydrogen-plant operator.
Liquid Hydrogen Plant Operator Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Gas Plant Operators

Job family population: 14,890

Estimated population of Liquid Hydrogen Plant Operator jobs: 2,912

Rate of error: 3.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Liquid Hydrogen Plant Operator Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

Extractor Operator
May 3
South Hackensack, NJ, USA
... level of liquid in reactor and aspect (no excessive foam), cooling media inlet and outlet ... plant extraction and the development of natural ingredients allows us to meet the demands of our ...
Chief College Laboratory Technician
May 24
New York, New York, USA
Lehman College
... standard operating procedures for assigned teaching laboratories. • Shares expertise of ... liquid chromatography-mass spectrometry instruments. • Supervises the maintenance of ...
Apr 12
Hillside, NJ, USA
... operating in a sustainable and ethical fashion. We make safe, enjoyable food for customers and ... hydrogen plant operations helpful * Experience in leading and directing the work of others with ...
Senior Project Manager
May 21
Piscataway, NJ, USA
Solidia Technologies, Inc.
Civil work to accommodate plant expansion and support process equipment * The selected candidate ... The selected candidate must be capable of operating in a dynamic, fast paced environment ...
Candy Manufacturing Production Manager
Mar 27
Cranbury, NJ, USA
Paulaur Corporation
... liquid tank trucks. · Blending--Paulaur provides low shear blending, mixing and wet and dry pan ... Extruding - The position requires strong general operating knowledge and the ability to consider ...
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