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We are Hydro, a global family of 34,000 people, present in a broad range of market segments for aluminium, energy, metal recycling, batteries 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 Utility Floater

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: Elkhart, IN


Summary: Work closely with Press team to process scheduled orders in a timely manner and meet production goals. Follow specific order instructions to meet customer specifications for each order. Fast paced environment in both hot and cold conditions.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Be able to navigate and understand SCS & AS400 system
  • Occasionally lift and pack aluminum parts individually or with a partner
  • Uses measurement tools and visual inspection to verify quality of parts
  • Completes tasks in a timely manner to meet productivity goals
  • Work closely with Press and Saw Operators
  • Coordinate with other departments as needed
  • Operate stretching equipment per order specifications
  • Closely inspect processed aluminum for damage
  • Load aluminum logs with crane or Combi-Lift
  • Serve as a cross-functional team member to assist other positions as needed



Job Requirements:

  • Follows applicable Job Safety Analysis and Work Instructions 
  • Understands and follows all safety policies 
  • Able to work set schedule for full 12hour shift  
  • Work in both hot and cold conditions 
  • Attends training sessions as required
  •  Basic computer application skills 
  • Ability to read a tape measure 
  • Basic mathematical skills 
  • Lift up to 50 pounds



Education and Work Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent
  • Starting wage is $16-$17 per 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
  • Benefits start Day 1
  • Retention bonus of $250 at 90 days, $250 at 120 days and $500 at one year

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

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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.

Posted on:  Jan 29, 2021

Elkhart, IN, US, 46514

Department:  Press 4
Business Area:  Extruded Solutions(EXSO)
Legal Entity:  Hydro Extruder LLC
Job Type:  Permanent

Nearest Major Market: Elkhart
Nearest Secondary Market: South Bend

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