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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.

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Maintenance Planner

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: Portland, OR


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



Job Summary: The Maintenance Planner is responsible for planning and scheduling machine repair, overhaul, preventive maintenance – PM, and full scope ownership of the CMMS system. Coordinate with Production and Maintenance Managers for necessary resources and time for machine repair work.


Required Education/Experience:

  • Associates degree. A combination of education and experience will be considered if the experience is more than 5 years in a similar role. 
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in a manufacturing environment
  • 2 years’ experience in a maintenance planning role


Preferred Skills/Qualifications: 

  • A high level of proficiency with Microsoft Suite (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Previous experience with CMMS (MVP) and Oracle


Job Responsibilities:

  • Liaison between maintenance, production and other supported departments for all non-emergency work, ensuring that all internal customers of maintenance receive timely, efficient and quality service.
  • Review and prioritize all incoming work requests and visit job site for work clarification
  • Estimate labor resources, materials, permitting, safety issues and equipment condition required for work order completion
  • Evaluate quotations for maintenance materials and outside contract labor (when used). Enter purchase requisitions, material reservations, pick lists, stores requisitions and goods movements for materials
  • Enter purchase requisitions and service entries for outside contractor labor
  • Through numerous forms of communication, coordinate availability of manpower, parts, materials and equipment in preparation for work execution to include work preparation tools and materials kitting
  • Provide maintenance cost (R&M) report, tracking and controlling all maintenance costs in accordance with the budget.
  • Prepare and coordinate maintenance projects planning, scheduling resources, and work activities



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.   

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 23, 2022

Portland (OR), OR, US, 97211

Department:  Mechanics
Business Area:  Hydro Extrusions(EXSO)
Legal Entity:  Hydro Extrusion Portland, Inc.
Job Type:  Permanent

Nearest Major Market: Portland Oregon

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