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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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Quality Engineer - Fabrication Plant

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 – Fabrication Plant            

This position is located at:            402 N. 44th Ave

                                                      Phoenix, Arizona 85043


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
  • Relocation assistance available if applicable.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Provide a safe working environment for all in the department and enable professional growth
  • Reviewing manufacturing specifications to identify materials needed for production.
  • Leads a team of Quality professionals to ensure the business is achieving its quality goals and improvement plans for the fabrication center. This is a working supervisor role – the ability to multitask and lead by example is a must.
  • Facilitates decision making processes in the development of the business plan and critical operational issues
  • Focuses on the strategic outlook and plans for a product or service capability, technical or administrative functions, or production capability
  • Drive process improvement initiatives to reduce customer complaints and internal scrap
  • Demonstrate use of Six Sigma Experience or advanced problem-solving methodology to improve downstream product benchmarks
  • Strong problem-solving skills and follow up communication is key to the success of this role



Job Requirements:

  • A well- rounded Quality background, with experience in Quality systems including ISO 9001, IATF, calibration, AIAG, etc.
  • Must be able to interpret engineering drawings, specifications, and industry standards.
  • High preference for experience in Automotive Industry and IATF 16949.
  • Must have experience in APQP documentation and complete customer PPAP’s.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills required.
  • Fabrication (CNC, Forming, Stamping, etc.) experience required.
  • High level of competence with ISO Certification, and Microsoft Office software is required
  • Fluency in English is mandatory, bilingual (Spanish) Preferred
  • Demonstrated ability to work in and through teams, with all levels of the workforce; including the ability to provide in-depth expertise related to policies, procedures, and services in a functional area.
  • Must have good customer relation skills and the ability to communicate with all levels of the organization (verbal and written), self-motivated



Education and Work Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in metallurgy or Engineering Sciences
  • Minimum 5 years of Quality experience in a Manufacturing facility



Care, Courage, & Collaboration

              At Hydro We care about our People!

        We care about Safety!

Hydro is heading in a new and exciting direction, and we depend on different perspectives to solve our tasks and meet customer needs. Building on our three core values – Care, Courage and Collaboration – we target a high performing and sustainable work environment based on inclusion of our differences.  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.   

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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:  Feb 9, 2024

Phoenix, AZ, US, AZ 85043-2

Department:  QA- EXT
Business Area:  Hydro Extrusions(EXSO)
Legal Entity:  Hydro Extrusion USA LLC
Job Type:  Permanent

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