Life at BOC

We are proud of what we do and the impact we make, every day

With over 323,000+ customers, 23,000 cylinders filled per day and 3,000+ employees in the UK & Ireland alone, it’s clear we don’t stand still.

No matter your role, you can build a career and make your mark as part of our success story. We’re always looking for motivated people who are ready to join us in making our customers, people, products, and services better than ever.

Read more about us below to find out why there's never been a better time to join and apply for a career with us.

About Us

We are the largest provider of industrial, medical and special gases as well as related equipment, engineering services and solutions to support them in the UK and Ireland.

We produce, package and distribute thousands of different types of gases to our customers every day. Our unrivalled range includes atmospheric gases, high purity gases and mixtures, refrigerants and chemicals, for applications as diverse as cooling magnets in hospital MRI scanners to fuelling zero emissions vehicles and much more. From cutting harmful emissions, to providing life-saving oxygen and keeping food fresh, our gases play an essential role in everyday life.

Our values – Safety, Integrity, Accountability, Inclusion and Community are at the heart of everything we do. They help us create an environment that puts safety first, where people do things the right way, new ideas are welcomed and everyone can be themselves.

At BOC, we take pride in our people and work hard to provide an enriching, enjoyable place to work. We have a clear vision: to be the place where a diverse mix of talented people want to come, stay and excel. We are always raising the bar, and because we are part of Linde, a global company, our people have limitless opportunities to grow and make a difference, all over the world.

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Our Mission and Values

We’re all working towards a single vision at Linde: to be the best performing global industrial gases and engineering company, delivering innovative and sustainable solutions for our customers and creating value for all our stakeholders.

Our Vision – Our long term objective

To be the best performing global industrial gases and engineering company, where our people deliver innovative and sustainable solutions for our customers in a connected world.

Our Mission – Our purpose for being

Making our world more productive.

Our Values – Guide who we are and how we work

Our Values

Safety – We put safety first. We believe all incidents are preventable, and our goal is no harm to people, communities or the environment. We continuously work to improve our safety culture and performance worldwide.

Integrity – We always strive to achieve our goals ethically, and with the highest integrity. We expect transparent and respectful interactions between management, employees and our business partners, consistent with our Code of Business Integrity. 

Community – We are committed to improving the communities where we live and work. Our charitable contributions, along with employee volunteerism, support initiatives that make important and sustainable contributions to our world.

Inclusion – We embrace diversity and inclusion in order to attract, develop and retain the best talent and build high-performance teams. By hearing all voices and benefiting from diverse opinions, thoughts and perspectives, we achieve our full promise and potential.

Accountability – We hold ourselves accountable for our performance, individually and collectively. We focus both on what we accomplish and how we accomplish it, and we are committed to delivering on individual and company goals.

Why Us?

Linde is a leading global industrial gases and engineering company. You can drive a career where your work reaches beyond your job description and betters the people with whom you work, the communities we serve, and the world in which we all live with great people.

  • Limitless opportunities….for everyone

    We celebrate diverse opinions, thoughts and perspectives - Being part of Linde, a global company with presence across over 100 countries means we embrace this and benefit from the diverse growth, learning and development opportunities we provide.

  • We work with purpose

    The work we do makes a positive contribution to the health and well-being of people, our communities, and our planet. When you join us, you’re joining a company dedicated to making a positive impact and difference!

  • Be part of our renowned history of success

    Linde is a world leader in industrial gases and engineering. Linde stands for over 140 years of technological progress with BOC’s history in the UK and Ireland standing at 137 years - a strong and stable platform on which we build the future and aim to go further!

  • Join a thriving culture and workplace

    You’re in great company in a great company. We thrive in a high-performance, collaborative culture that promotes respect, integrity, recognition and inclusion.


Winning Together - Be Linde. Be Limitless

Be What's Next - Be Linde. Be Limitless


At BOC, our people are the basis of our success and we pride ourselves on the support and package we provide to our employees. As well as a competitive salary we offer a wide range of benefits to help you have a healthy work-life balance, protect your health, manage your money and secure your future. Take a look for yourself!


BOC Pension Plan

Our BOC Pension Plan is a flexible open defined contribution scheme to help you build up a pot of money for your retirement

BOC Pension Plan

Cycle to Work Scheme

Our Cycle to Work scheme gives you the opportunity to exchange part of your salary in return for a bicycle and/or related safety equipment, to use to get to/from work

Cycle to Work Scheme

Life Assurance Policy

Should you pass away during your time at BOC, our life assurance policy is there to support your loved ones

Life Assurance Policy

Discount Gateway

Our discount gateway gives you access to discounts, offers and savings at a wide-range of retailers - from money off your weekly supermarket shop to dining out

Discount Gateway

Health & Wellbeing

Free Eye Tests

We offer free eye tests as well as a discount on VDU glasses

Free Eye Tests


Access to our Employee Assistance Programme

Employee Assistance Programme


Comprehensive Healthcare Trust which provides private medical cover (role specific)

Private Medical Cover


Annual Leave

Paid annual leave so that you get time to do the things you enjoy with the people you chose

Annual Leave


Join our Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Champion Programme or an Employee Resource Group and make a difference

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion


We offer all employees one day off a year for volunteering activities and support the charities which matter to you by match giving to UK registered charities



Great career opportunities with a focus on training, learning and professional development to provide you with the tools & skills to thrive