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We are Hydro, a global family of 30,000 people, present in a broad range of market segments for aluminium and metal recycling, and energy and renewables, offering a unique wealth of knowledge and competence.

We have a proud history and are committed to leading the way in shaping a sustainable future by developing natural resources into innovative products and solutions. In doing so, we truly believe that our people matter the most to make the difference.

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Forklift Operator

Hydro  Extrusions is a world-leading aluminium extrusion business counting around 100 production sites in 40 countries and employing 20,000 people. Through our unique combination of local expertise, global network, and unmatched R&D capabilities, we can offer everything from standards profiles, to advanced development and manufacturing for most industries.  Since 1905, Hydro has turned natural resources into valuable products for people and businesses with focus on a safe and good workplace for our 30,000 employees in more than 140 locations.

Hydro is committed to leading the way in shaping a sustainable future and in doing so, creating more viable societies by developing natural resources into products and solutions in innovative and efficient ways to industries that matter.

Job Location: City of Industry, CA


Summary: Operates forklift to move material within Extrusion/Shipping Department.  Job responsibilities may include but are not limited to the following:


Job Responsibilities:

  • Completes mobile equipment safety checklist prior to operation 
  • Properly handles and stacks bundles to minimize damage and maximize stability
  • Must be able to unload logs safely.
  • Always watch for pedestrians and use safety measures while operating forklift
  • Handle and process press scrap, press discard and packing scrap.
  • Must be able to load and manage log movement safely thru plant (know SOP).
  • Keep yard and loading (at press) clean.



Job Requirements:

  • Must be able to understand and deliver basic commands in English
  • Must read and understand all work and safety instructions relevant to their specific position
  • Must be able to use and maintain all basic tools and measuring equipment pertinent to their specific position
  • Must be able to work cohesively in a team environment
  • Must be self-directed and able to work with limited supervision
  • Certified in forklift operation
  • Ability to successfully pass mobile equipment physical
  • Ability to use picking hoist


Salary $18-$20/hour


Hydro employees can enjoy several benefits including:

  • Medical, Rx, Dental, Disability, Life Insurance, Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Retirement Savings Plans with Company Match/Contributions
  • Education Assistance
  • Bonus Plan Eligibility
  • Parental Leave


At Hydro you’re part of a bigger story. A story shaped by you.


Hydro in North America is an Equal Opportunity Employer where all phases of employment are based strictly upon the qualifications of the individual as related to the work requirements of the position. This policy is applied without regard to race, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, veteran status, marital status or any other category protected by law.

If you need an accommodation in order to complete the application, please let us know by completing the form below or by calling +1 (412) 643-3602.


Posted on:  Oct 24, 2021

City of Industry, CA, US, 91748

Department:  Shipping
Business Area:  Extruded Solutions(EXSO)
Legal Entity:  Hydro Extrusion USA LLC
Job Type:  Permanent

Nearest Major Market: Los Angeles

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