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Do you want to shape a sustainable future?

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.

Click here to explore our world and the heart of our operations.

Fab Operator - Welder

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: Delhi, LA


Summary: Seeking qualified individuals for a Welder role. Prior Aluminum welding experience is required


Job Responsibilities:

  • Identify proper welding wire and alloy used for the applicable base metal
  • Ability to change wire, rollers, tips, diffusers, nozzles and set up proper tension on rollers
  • Ability to set proper welding parameters (voltage and wire speed)
  • Demonstrate competency in GMAW techniques with solid wire on aluminum in the Flat, Horizontal and Vertical Fillet Positions
  • Demonstrate competency in post welding treatment – i.e. brushing, cleaning, straightening and weld quality
  • Pass Welding Performance Test 9given on-site during interview process – Q.A. determination)
  • Fast paced assembly style facility
  • Ability to handle several hundred small welds applied in a single shift
  • Ability to work in a team-based environment
  • Ability to perform in compliance with company safety rules


Job Requirements:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Basic math skills
  • Must demonstrate the ability to safely left up to 40 lbs. on a repetitive basis
  • Must have the ability to stand on hard surfaces while working for 8 hours or more/day
  • Must be able to work in non-climate-controlled temperatures for 8 hours or more/day


Education and Work Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent
  • Technical Training Desired, with a focus in Welding
  • Minimum 1 yr. experience with Aluminum Welds
  • Welding Certification a plus
  • OSHA training a plus


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

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.   

Please apply before:  

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 28, 2023

Delhi, LA, US, 71232

Department:  REDD Team
Business Area:  Hydro Extrusions(EXSO)
Legal Entity:  Hydro Extrusion USA LLC
Job Type:  Permanent

Nearest Major Market: Monroe

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