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Maintenance Tech

Extruded Solutions is Hydro’s largest and most global business area. Our Business Area supplies aluminum profiles and profile-based solutions in various applications ranging from windows and furniture to cars and cruise ships. Within Extruded Solutions, we have business area staff functions based in Oslo, but we also have four core business units; Extrusion Europe, Extrusion North America, Building Systems and Precision Tubing.

Job Location: Connersville, IN


Summary: This position drives organizational objectives for the assigned area by ensuring high quality products are safely manufactured, packaged, and shipped to our customers on time.  S/he is responsible to ensure manufactured product meets customer specifications.  In addition, this employee will ensure manufacturing processes are followed, quality checks are completed, and products are adequately inspected to customer expectations for possible defects.  S/he has specialized training or skills to perform job functions and are capable of independently exercising sound judgment in non-routine and complex situations.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Inspects operating machines and equipment for conformance with safety/operational standards.
  • Works on projects as assigned by the Maintenance Manager, Maintenance Supervisor and or Cell Leader. 
  • Performs preventative maintenance as required.
  • Maintains building, grounds, and utility systems.
  • Aids in the training of new maintenance employees.
  • Other duties which may be assigned from time to time.  
  • Provide a safe working environment for all in the department and enable personal growth.
  • Must be able to work long hours as needed in seasonal temperatures


Job Requirements: Understanding and experience with:

  • Hydraulics 
  • Electrical Technical Knowledge goes here
  • Combustion systems
  • Thermocouples
  •  Mechanical
  • Welding
  •  Microsoft Word and Excel
  • High level PLC experience, preferably Allen Bradley
  •  SLC 500's systems, RSLogix 500 software
  • PLC 5's systems, RSLogix 5 software
  •  ControlLogix Systems, RSLogix 5000 software
  • Panelview operator terminals, Panelbuilder software
  • Extrusion background preferred but not required
  • Must be able to read, understand, and follow all work and safety instructions
  • Must be able to work well with others as part of a team
  • Must possess a willingness to learn and an eagerness to grow
  • Must be able to follow detailed directions
  • Ability to communicate with all levels of employees


Education and Work Requirements:

  • Two years of Technical school including electrical, PLC’s, hydraulics & pneumatics preferred but not required.
  • Two years of maintenance experience, preferably in an industrial setting.  Emphasis on PLC’s, hydraulics and mechanical
  • Must have a strong background in Electrical work


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.

Please apply before: 11/30/2020 

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 this form.

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Connersville, IN, US, 47331

Department:  Maintenance Supervisor
Business Area:  Extruded Solutions(EXSO)
Legal Entity:  Hydro Extruder LLC
Job Type:  Permanent

Nearest Major Market: Connersville

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