Our People

OUR PEOPLE

To know Praxair, is to know our people

We are engineers, plant operators and administrators. We are information architects, drivers and accountants. We are 26,000 employees in 50 countries working together toward one mission — making our planet more productive.

At Praxair, we pride ourselves on being hard working, results-driven people who are always pushing the limits of our ability and our knowledge. We are constantly seeking out projects that will challenge us. And we are passionate about the quality, creativity and impact of our work.

Learn more about our leadership, our employees, our commitment to diversity and how we are working with communities — making our planet more productive.

We invest a lot of time and effort in finding people with the right mix of experiences, diversity and backgrounds who will work together to make the best decisions for the company and drive results.

The more diverse and talented our workforce, the more we will grow as individuals and as a company, the better we will serve our customers around the world, and the greater difference we can make. 

Just one way our employees are making our planet more productive. At Praxair, we encourage everyone to support good programs where they exist and initiate new activities where possible to make an impact on the communities where we live and work.

Giving back is a core value at Praxair Praxair's global giving program supports non-profit organizations in the communities where we live and work. In 2013, Praxair and its employees continued to demonstrate an outstanding spirit of giving. Through Praxair's global giving program, the company contributed $6.3 million in support of large and small projects to further education, enhance local communities abilities to build resilience and capacity, promote cultural diversity, improve access to healthcare, provide disaster relief and preserve and protect the environment around the world. Making our planet more productive includes engaging with and supporting Praxair’s global communities.