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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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Production Supervisor

Do you want to shape our story with your personality, expertise and ambitions? At Hydro we are a global family of 35 000 people that extract, produce, shape and reuse the world’s most flexible and sustainable metal into infinite innovations and applications.

Hydro’s aluminum remelting facility in Henderson, KY produces over 90,000 metric tons of metal annually. We are looking to expand our team by adding a qualified Production Supervisor to our highly engaged workforce.

Position: Production Supervisor

Job Location: Henderson, KY

Reports to: Production Manager



The Production Supervisor leads the daily operations of their assigned team of process technicians, delivering a high quality product in a safe and efficient manner.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Maintain and promote a safe work environment and safe work practices by observing and enforcing all applicable EHS rules, including the 5S standard.
  • Supervise staff to produce manufactured products, and organize and monitor workflow.
  • Accomplish manufacturing results by communicating job expectations; planning, monitoring, and appraising job results; coaching, counseling, and disciplining employees; and inititating, coordinating, and enforcing systems, policies, and procedures.
  • Mentor and develop team members; continuously improving internal customer/supplier relationships.
  • Collaborate cross-functionally and/or utilize resources to be an avid team player. 
  • Prioritize shift assignments and available staffing in order to meet shift safety, quality, and efficiency goals.
  • Act as a subject matter expert; train operators and drive continuous improvement intitatives.
  • Foster a culture of continuous improvement by promoting and applying the AMBS principles to the charging, casting and saw areas; coach and engage employees in AMBS principles.
  • Perform administrative functions; Evaluations, SAP work orders, Audits, etc.
  • Update and improve SOPs in accordance with production best practices.


Job Requirements:

  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience as a team lead/ supervisor in a heavy industrial environment perferred.
  • High School Diploma/ GED is required; college degree or trade certification is preferred.
  • Knowledge of the casting process and molten metal background is desirable.
  • Intermediate computer skills (office applications, APICs, SAP) are required.
  • Leadership experience directing a team of hourly employees is required.
  • Must be able to work cohesively in a team environment.


Physical and Work Environment Demands:

  • Work is mostly performed on the plant floor, where individual will have exposure to substantial heat and loud noises. May occasionally be exposed to fumes and airborne particles. Part of the work is performed in a climate-controlled office setting.
  • Occasionally requires physical effort including, but not limited to, lifting up to 50 lbs., climbing equipment and stairs, and using various hand tools.
  • This position works a rotating shift with an EOWEO (every other weekend off) schedule.



Hydro Aluminum Metals USA, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer where all phases of employment are based strictly upon the qualifications of the individuals 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.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.

Posted on:  Sep 13, 2022

Henderson, Kentucky, KY, US, 42420

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Job Type:  Permanent

Nearest Major Market: Evansville

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