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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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Extrusion Quality (Extruder A)

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 Summary: 

An Extruder A's job is primarily that of quality control. An Extruder A needs to check to ensure that aluminum extrusions are within a customer's specifications.


Job Responsibilities:

  • A successful candidate will be accountable for Health, Safety, and Environmental issues related to this position.
  • Capable of performing physical work related to safely placing quality aluminum extrusions in material handling racks.
  • Upon successful completion of A School the Team Member will be able to:
  • Operate equipment such as a stretcher, extrusion saw, and other equipment associated with handling and processing aluminum extrusion.
  • Inspect extrusions for quality and dimensional standards as determined by
  • Aluminum Association Standards
  • Print
  • Job routers
  • Control Plans
  • Standard Operating Procedures (SOP)
  • Work Instructions (WI)
  • Instructions communicated by Quality or Supervisor Team
  • Input information into various computer systems designed to collect quality and production information.
  • Be proficient with the use of various tools such as, but not limited to micrometers, calipers, feeler gauges, tape measure, flare equipment, etc.
  • Communicate with other Team Members any information needed to safely produce a quality product




  • Previous manufacturing experience is preferred 


Payrate:  $24.44 per hour

Shift will be nightshift: 6pm to 6 am on an EOWEO schedule.  



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
  • On-site Gym & Café




Care, Courage, & Collaboration

At Hydro We care about our People!

We care about Safety!

Hydro is heading in a new and exciting direction, and we depend on different perspectives to solve our tasks and meet customer needs. Building on our three core values – Care, Courage and Collaboration – we target a high performing and sustainable work environment based on inclusion of our differences.  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:  Jan 23, 2023

Cressona, PA, US, 17929

Department:  Shift B-2
Business Area:  Hydro Extrusions(EXSO)
Legal Entity:  Hydro Extrusion USA LLC
Job Type:  Permanent

Nearest Major Market: Allentown

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