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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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Machine Operator 2nd shift

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: Rockledge, FL

Job Summary:

Material handler has responsibility to ensure the stable and safe flow of materials, operate industrial equipment to safely move materials around the warehouse, storage yard or similar locations. These movements must be in compliance with Health, Safety & Environmental (HSE) Programs and quality assurance systems to support the achievement of the sites goals and business objectives. Must properly store goods and materials, inspect product for accuracy and safely move to ensure timely and complete delivery.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Perform duties associated with packing totes and entering them into the A/X Dynamics system.
  • Perform duties to move coils, boxes, goods and materials.
  • Maintain stock and 5S in satellite cardboard and supply areas.
  • Locate material and safely operate forklift to load and position totes. 
  • Proficient use of equipment required by job function
  • Complete packing system and other documentation noting alloy, size, weight and customer information for labels as required.
  • Maintains material handling equipment by completing pre-use inspections and reporting operator repairs to supervisor.
  • Stage, Move, Load and unload finished and unfinished products in a safe and efficient manner
  • Determine warehouse storage locations in keeping with general warehouse layout and to ensure accessibility. 
  • Maintain WIP storage and warehouse area and assure areas are clean & safe.
  • Attend and participate in a variety of meetings and task force groups to integrate activities, communicate issues, obtain approvals, resolve problems and maintain specific level of knowledge pertaining to new developments, requirements and policies.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned to maintain workflow or respond to emergency conditions.
  • Must be able to work 2nd shift (3pm - 11 pm) Monday - Friday 
  • Must be able to work overtime, including weekends


Education and Experience Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent
  • Must be able to work 2nd shift and weekends
  • Ability to drive forklift and use jib and overhead cranes.
  • Continuous mental and visual attention required involving repetitive or diversified work requiring constant alertness or activity.
  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide numbers, including decimals and fractions and the ability to use a calculator.
  • Ability to read and comprehend reference material such as production orders, prints and specifications.
  • Knowledge of process related standards.
  • Proven ability to develop successful partnerships with internal and external team members
  • Current and Valid Osha Forklift Operators certificate
  • Previous experience working in a heavy industrial and or manufacturing environment
  • Certified Production Technician
  • LEAN manufacturing principles
  • Knowledge of HSE regulations
  • Ability to think critically and theoretically


Demonstrated Abilities:

  • Adheres to all company policies and procedures.
  • Ability to exercise judgement within limitation of standard methods and procedure.
  • Communicate effectively any unexpected issues or resolutions to the appropriate staff.
  • Good written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks and prioritize effectively.
  • Maintains work area in a clean and orderly condition in accordance with 5 S standards.
  • Requires the ability to perform all duties within limitation of the standard methods and procedures, and in accordance with strict adherence to HSE, quality and productivity requirements.
  • Frequently standing for long periods of time, walking, use of hands to finger, handle or feel and reach with hands or arms, repetitive motion, close visual acuity, stoop, kneel or crouch.
  • Must be able to frequently lift or move up to 25 lbs. and occasional lift or move up to 50 pounds
  • Position operates in a manufacturing production floor environment, which may subject employees to hazards including odors, airborne particles, moving mechanical parts, vibrations, noise and temperature changes.

Hydro employees can enjoy several benefits including:

  • Medical, Rx, Dental, Disability, Life Insurance
  • Retirement Savings Plans with Company Match/Contributions

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

Please apply before:  

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 13, 2021

Rockledge, FL, US, 32955

Department:  CTL 2nd Shift
Business Area:  Hydro Extrusions(EXSO)
Legal Entity:  Hydro Precision Tubing USA LLC
Job Type:  Permanent

Nearest Major Market: Melbourne

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