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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.

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Machine Helper - *$1,000 Retention 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: A Saw Crew member is primarily responsible stacking metal and following Saw lead instructions to ensure highest productivity. They need to have a sense of urgency while maintaining safety and quality expectations.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Follow all safety protocol. Lead by example and hold your crew accountable to do the same
  • Participate in pre and post shift meetings- encourage involvement, actions, and stretches
  • Maintain department housekeeping standards
  • Encourage team to complete STOP observations as scheduled or expected
  • Have complete understanding of company quality standards and standard tolerances
  • Maintain acceptable levels of internal scrap- less than 1.5%
  • Maintain acceptable levels of customer returns- less than 0.5%



Job Requirements:

  • 1-3 Years Manufacturing Experience desirable; the ability to work any shift is required
  • Ability to communicate effectively, with fluency in English; Good verbal communications skills a plus
  • Team player; ability to work as a team; Self-starter; adaptable to change; ability to prioritize needs; Leadership skills a plus
  • Successful score on job skills assessment.  Will be assessed by internal or external source to verify job skills, as well as reading and math comprehension.
  • Must demonstrate the ability to safely lift up to 100 lbs. With a partner on a repetitive basis.


Education and Work Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent preferred


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:  

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:  102 Blue Nights
Business Area:  Extruded Solutions(EXSO)
Legal Entity:  Hydro Extrusion USA LLC
Job Type:  Permanent

Nearest Major Market: Gainesville GA

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