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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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AVA Specialist

About us

Hydro is a leading industrial company that builds businesses and partnerships for a more sustainable future. We develop industries that matter to people and society.

Since 1905, Hydro has turned natural resources into valuable products for people and businesses, creating a safe and secure workplace for our 30,000 employees in more than 140 locations and 40 countries.

Today, we own and operate various businesses and have investments with a base in sustainable industries. Hydro is through its businesses present in a broad range of market segments for aluminum, energy, metal recycling, renewables and batteries, offering a unique wealth of knowledge and competence.

Hydro is committed to leading the way towards a more sustainable future, creating more viable societies by developing natural resources into products and solutions in innovative and efficient ways.

Who we are looking for

For the Hydro Extrusion Italy AVA Department, we are looking for a:


The AVA (Added Value Activities) Department is focused on give extruded aluminum profiles added value, through mechanical or surface treatments, such as oxidation, bending, painting.

Under the supervision of the Supply Chain/AVA/Procurement/Investments Director, AVA Specialist will support Feltre and Ornago AVA Dept. in monitoring contractors during their activities, based on mechanical or surface treatments of extruded aluminum profiles, in order to provide customers the best service in terms of OTD (on time delivery) and quality.

Main tasks and responsibilities

  • Supervision of contractor’s activities and ensure these are in line with mechanical or surface treatments Hydro specifications agreed
  • Control of products progress within the chain that involve appointed contractors, by promoting OTD and quality operations compliance
  • Creation of customers items for new AVA products by using company software AS 400
  • Creation of purchasing requirements for mechanical or surface treatments by using SAP

Our candidate

The person we are looking for can recognize himself/herself in three values that support our daily activities and our goals, both individual and business: Care, Courage, Collaboration.

In addition:

  • He/she is results-oriented and smart
  • He/she is extremely determined, curious and gritty
  • He/she has problem-solving skills and decision-making autonomy
  • He/she can communicate at different levels, by using technical language as well
  • He/she believes in teamwork

Finally, we require:

  • Technical high school diploma or bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering
  • At least 2/3 years' experience in a similar role, preferably in a structured multinational manufacturing company
  • Ability to analyze complex technical specifications and drawings
  • Autonomy in creating technical reports or in creating and interpreting of product or process specifications
  • Knowledge of Microsoft and AS 400 software
  • English? For sure!

Place of work: Ornago (MB)

Are you ready to accept the challenge? Let's join us!

Hydro Extrusion Italy S.r.l. is a company that guarantees equal opportunities and supports diversity in all its forms as an evolutionary value.

It doesn't matter what gender you are or in what gender you recognize yourself, the age you are, which country you belong to, the school/university you attended or your physical characteristics.

What really matters to us are your skills, your determination to achieve results, and the passion you have for the job you are applying for.


Posted on:  Oct 1, 2021

Ornago, IT

Department:  Purchasing AVA Supply Chain
Business Area:  Extruded Solutions(EXSO)
Legal Entity:  Hydro Extrusion Italy Srl
Job Type:  Permanent

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