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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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Entry Level Helper Operator

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 30,000 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: Phoenix AZ


Summary: Entry level, Press Helper Operator and production.  Assist workers engaged in extrusion of metal product. 


Now offering eligibility for a $200 retention bonus! 


This position is for 3rd shift and 12 hrs shift, 6pm -6am 3 days on and 4 days off one week - then 4 days on and 3 days off - every other weekend off. 


Job Responsibilities:  

  • Assists other workers in ensuring the correct dimensions and quality standards for products
  • Abides by company rules and policies and procedures.
  • Understands that performing job tasks in a safe manner is the highest priority.
  • Complies with Lockout/tagout procedures.
  • Has read and understands department JSA’s.
  • Reports any unsafe condition or act immediately to Supervision or HSE Manager.
  • Fills out ‘Near Miss’ paperwork on any unsafe condition or act.
  • Participates in daily pre shift safety talk.
  • Understands company safety and environmental initiatives and acts as facilitator on the floor to promote those initiatives.
  • May be asked to participate in accident/incident reviews and develop corrective actions.
  • Responsible for housekeeping and 5S in his or her respective area of work or areas as directed by the departmental supervisor.
  • Responsible for his/her own health, security and safety and shall cooperate and contribute to the creation of a safe, secure and healthy working environment and to the achievement of the Company’s environmental obligations and goals
  • Assists other workers in ensuring the correct dimensions and quality standards for products.
  • Moves and positions materials at work site with help of other workers.
  • Assists saw operator.
  • Holds tape assists in measurements and/or layout.
  • Loads, stacks, and work in process by hand or truck.
  • Makes out production identification tickets.
  • Assists in packaging material.
  • Cleans work area, machines, tools, and equipment.
  • Participates and is fully engaged in continuous reliability improvement which includes operator care and standards
  • Performs other duties as assigned.


Job Requirements:  

  • Must be able to understand and deliver basic commands in English
  • Must have on year experience in manufacturing.
  • Background in the operation of manufacturing, production, machine tools/equipment
  • Must be able to stand for extended periods of time, up to 12 hrs. shift.
  • Good math skills.
  • Forklift a plus experience.


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   
  • Parental Leave  


Hydro is an essential business committed to the safety of our employees and communities.  We continue to hire for open positions and our locations are following the most recent guidelines related to COVID-19.


At Hydro you’re part of a bigger story. A story shaped by you.


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 15, 2021

Phoenix, AZ, US, 85043

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

Nearest Major Market: Phoenix

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