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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.

CNC Operator $1,000 sign on bonus!

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 34,000 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: Gainesville, GA


Summary: Produces machined parts by setting up and operating a computer numerical control (CNC) machine; maintaining quality   and safety standards.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Safe operation of a CNC vertical milling machine.
  • Set-up fixtures and machine for manufacturing a part to print.
  • Make necessary program adjustment and perform tooling offsets.
  • Maintain CNC machines in a clean and organized manner.
  • Maintain tool-room inventory of necessary cutting tools and supplies.
  • Other duties may be assigned.



Job Requirements:

  • Must maintain good safety and attendance record.
  • Prior experience in CNC machining/operation required.
  • CNC programming experience a plus.
  • Must be able to read micrometers, calipers and height gauge
  • Experience in AutoCAD and Mastercam software preferred
  • SAP software experience a plus
  • Attention to detail with a zero-error mentality is a must.
  • Proficient use of computer and software (Word, Excel, etc.)
  • Proficient use on measuring tools (micrometers, calipers, tape measure etc.)
  • Mechanical aptitude
  • Read and interpret drawings
  • Mathematical skills to include addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, in whole numbers, fractions, decimals and ability to compute percentage
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to perform tasks with minimal supervision



Education and Work Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent


 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.

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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 the form below or by calling +1 (412) 643-3602.


Posted on:  Oct 16, 2021

Gainesville, US, 30504

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

Nearest Major Market: Gainesville GA

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