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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.

Maintenance Technician plus $5000 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: Mountain Top, PA


$5,000 Retention Bonus


Compensation - $25.69/hr to $33.22/hr plus shift differential depending on skills


Summary: Plan and perform a variety of duties involved in the repair and maintenance of the plant facilities, machinery and other industrial maintenance work.


Job Responsibilities

  • Must be able to interpret and troubleshoot Mechanical Drawings, Electrical Schematics, Hydraulic/Pneumatic Schematics and PLC ladder logic.
  • Must be able to troubleshoot and repair Industrial Automation equipment
  • Must be able to obtain Mobile Equipment license, Forklift, Scissors lift and Boom lift
  • Must have knowledge of pneumatic and hydraulic operated machinery, equipment, and systems.
  • Must be able to efficiently use various maintenance hand tools including mechanics tools and electrical test equipment.
  • Adherence to Hydro Safety protocol / PPE.


Work Experience

  • 3 – 5 years of maintenance experience in a manufacturing environment is required.
  • Knowledge of Industrial controls and PLC ladder logic is preferred.
  • Previous aluminum fabrication experience preferred; ability to function successfully in a fast-paced, changing work environment
  • Must be able to communicate effectively with subordinates, peers, and managers individually and in group setting.
  • Strong Electrical background required


  • Attention to detail and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to flourish in a fast-paced, changing production atmosphere while working independently with tight schedules and adhering to the highest standards of excellence 
  • Team Player; Self-Starter; Adaptable to change



  • Two years of Technical school including industrial electricity, PLC’s, Electrical, Hydraulics & Pneumatics preferred.
  • Two years of maintenance experience, in an industrial manufacturing environment.  Emphasis on PLC’s, hydraulics and mechanical


Hydro employees can enjoy several benefits including:

  • Medical, Rx, Dental, Life Insurance, Flexible Spending Accounts starting at day 1.
  • Retirement Savings Plans
  • Disability – Short and Long term
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Bonus Plan Eligibility - profit sharing
  • Parental Leave (4 weeks paid leave)
  • Vacation and holiday pay
  • Annual Wages Increase

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:  Nov 9, 2021

Mountain Top, PA, US, 18707

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

Nearest Major Market: Scranton
Nearest Secondary Market: Wilkes Barre

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