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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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Logistics Manager

Extruded Solutions is Hydro’s largest and most global business area. Our Business Area supplies aluminum profiles and profile-based solutions in various applications ranging from windows and furniture to cars and cruise ships. Within Extruded Solutions, we have business area staff functions based in Oslo, but we also have four core business units; Extrusion Europe, Extrusion North America, Building Systems and Precision Tubing.


Job Location: Phoenix, AZ


Summary: The Logistics Manager ensures safe and compliant on-time and on-quality delivery of products.  The ideal candidate provides on-site, frontline leadership and supervision for all shipping, receiving and warehousing functions. 


Job Responsibilities:

  • Actively contribute to the creation of a safe, secure and healthy working environment and to the achievement of the Company’s environmental obligations and goals.
  • Coordinates and oversees all loading procedures, both truckload and LTL.
  • Develop, implement and maintain effective outbound shipping processes.
  • Develop, implement and maintain effective receiving processes.
  • Responsible for ensuring compliance with all DOT requirements.
  • Identifies opportunities to improve efficiencies and promote cost awareness in all areas of responsibility including frequent communication with production, purchasing and program management.
  • Develops and implements standard processes for logistics activities including shipping, receiving and inventory control.
  • Provide direct supervision over logistics team members through continuous feedback, coaching, and development.  Provide guidance on priorities and other customer centered behaviors to improve customer satisfaction.
  • Develop and implement best practice processes for all aspects of transportation, warehousing, and external vendor shipments (Traffic Control) throughout a multi-site facility. Ensure WIP and finished goods are delivered in the right quantities, on time.
  • Establish and track performance KPIs for Logistics functions.
  • Maintains the Quality Management System documentation associated to specified departments in job description.
  • Conduct visual and physical inspections to ensure all contract carriers have the proper equipment (tarps, straps, condition of equipment, etc.).
  • Hire, train, mentor and supervise staff. Motivate and encourage staff to achieve personal, organizational and team goals. Conduct annual reviews and recognize accomplishment. Encourage and provide opportunity for staff development, input and feedback regarding improvement opportunities.



Job Requirements:

  • Exceptional fluency in English is required, Spanish is a plus
  • Demonstrated proficiency of Microsoft Office Suite, SAP (or other ERP products)
  • Highly motivated, creative, and results oriented
  • Outgoing, consultative, engaging, good communicator
  • Exceptional leadership, influencing, and change management skills



Education and Work Requirements:

  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in a manufacturing environment in a logistics role is required. 
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in a similar leadership role required
  • Bachelor’s degree is preferred but a combination of education and experience will be considered.


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: 03/31/2021 

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 this form.

Posted on:  Feb 18, 2021

Phoenix, AZ, US, 85043

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

Nearest Major Market: Phoenix

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