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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.

Click here to explore our world and the heart of our operations.

Sr. Maintenance Technician

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.



*Females are highly encouraged to apply*


Why work at Hydro? Hydro’s company values are demonstrated each day: Care, Courage, and Collaboration. We offer competitive benefits and great ways to advance your career. Starting on January 1, 2023, benefits will start on the first day of hire! We offer 4 different health plans to choose from with low premiums!


You can also earn up to a $1000.00 Retention Bonus over a 6-month period! Bonus eligibility is based on date of hire, performance, and attendance over the 6-month period.


$250.00 for 30 days of employment

$250.00 for 90 days of employment

$500.00 for 6-months of employment


Job Responsibilities:

  • Work on large high-pressure hydraulic systems. Troubleshoot and repair operational problems using appropriate test equipment and safe work practices.
  • PLC troubling shooting using computer interface to solve operation and equipment issues.
  • Rig equipment for crane lift for routine PM tasks and repairs.
  • Work from maintenance work orders, schedules, manuals, check lists, prints, sketches and  schematics in accordance with all national and local codes and standards. Fabricate, repair, install and maintain equipment utilizing a broad range of hand tools, instruments, machining equipment, cutting and welding equipment, drilling, boring and grinding tools. Maintain strict quality standards and tolerancing as required utilizing a broad range of measuring devices and tools.
  • Perform a wide range of hydraulic, pneumatic, gas plumbing and piping operations. Install and repair high and low pressure hydraulic and pneumatic cylinders, fittings, couplings, pumps, motors, valves, regulators, pipe, tubing and hoses. Install, diagnose, maintain, and repair gas fired ovens, burners and associated regulation and control devices. Align, level and balance machinery, pumps, motors, and other associated equipment.
  • Assist control engineers with the repairs, diagnoses, tear down, parts replacement and test of controls systems as required.


Job Location: Rockledge, FL


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


Shifts Available and Hours:  2nd Shift (Monday – Friday, 2:45PM to 11:00PM with occasional overtime)



Bonus: Discretionary Performance Related Pay bonus plan with a maximum opportunity of $1,800.00 annually



Education and Experience Requirements:

  • Associates degree in a technical field or at least five years’ experience in industrial mechanical maintenance or completion of a legitimate apprenticeship program as a millwright, mechanical or machinist or holder of a journeyman’s card in any of the previous categories.
  • Ability to use advanced trade mathematics together with visualizing and the use of complicated tools and equipment and use all varieties of precision measuring instruments, such as gauges. Knowledge of mechanical technology equivalent to a complete accredited apprenticeship of a recognized trade, such as mechanics or millwrights.
  • Excellent analytical problem-solving skills to plan and perform complex installation, repair, modification and maintenance procedures on building facilities and mechanical production equipment.
  • Ability to exercise considerable judgment to machine and fabricate specialty replacement parts requiring considerable initiative and ingenuity.
  • Manual dexterity to use a wide variety of hand and power tools and complicated equipment, such as a lathe, milling machine, surface grinder, welding equipment, drill press and band saws.
  • Ability to drive a forklift and operate an overhead crane. Continuous mental and visual attention required to diagnose and repair mechanical parts.


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.   

Please apply before:  

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

Rockledge, FL, US, 32955

Department:  Production Maintenance
Business Area:  Hydro Extrusions(EXSO)
Legal Entity:  Hydro Precision Tubing USA LLC
Job Type:  Permanent

Nearest Major Market: Melbourne

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