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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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Production Supervisor

Hydro Aluminium Metal a leading supplier of extrusion ingots, sheet ingots, foundry alloys, wire rods and high-purity aluminum with a global production network of around 5,000 employees. With primary metal production facilities in Europe, Canada, Australia, Brazil and Qatar, and recycling facilities throughout Europe and in the U.S., two-thirds of our primary aluminum production is based on renewable energy.

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: Cassopolis, MI


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



Required Education/Experience:

  • High School Diploma/ GED is required; college degree or trade certification is preferred.
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience as a team lead/ supervisor in Manufacturing; knowledge of molten metal background a plus. Technical background or maintenance experience is a plus.
  • Intermediate Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite including: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook is required
  • Ability to learn Hydro internal systems such as SAP, Apics, Inosa, Sinergy, etc
  • Leadership experience directing a team of hourly employees is required.



Job Responsibilities:

  • Maintain and promote a safe work environment and safe work practices by observing and enforcing all applicable EHS rules, including the 5S standard.
  • Supervise the team to produce manufactured products; organize and monitor workflow.
  • Accomplish manufacturing results by communicating job expectations; planning, monitoring, and appraising job results; coaching, and counseling employees; and initiating, coordinating, and enforcing systems, policies, and procedures.
  • Be a visible leader: Maintain and promote safe work environment and safe work practices, act as a resource for team member questions, analyze situations and take proactive decisions as needed.
  • Collaborate cross-functionally and/or utilize resources to be an avid team player. 
  • Perform administrative functions: Incident’s reporting, Evaluations, SAP notifications, Audits, etc.
  • Update and improve SOPs in accordance with production best practices.
  • Foster a culture of continuous improvement by promoting and applying the AMBS principles such as deviation handling and problem solving.



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.


Posted on:  Jan 19, 2023

MI, US, 49031

Department:  Human Resources
Business Area:  Hydro Aluminium Metal(ALME)
Legal Entity:  Hydro Aluminium Metals USA, LLC
Job Type:  Permanent

Nearest Major Market: South Bend

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