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We are Hydro, a global family of 34,000 people, present in a broad range of market segments for aluminium, energy, metal recycling, batteries 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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Site Manager, Environmental Remediation


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 standard 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 34,000 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: Geneva, OH or Cleveland, OH


Summary:  This position reports to the Vice President – HSE, Quality & EBS.


Job Responsibilities:

  • The initial project involves the coordination of a major environmental remediation in northern Ohio (on Lake Erie).  Completion (i.e. remediation to support a successful sale or the obtaining of a ‘no further action’ status) is multiple years away.  During the project or after completion the position could expand into greater responsibility within the Hydro HSE organization, including oversight for remediation of additional sites. The position is permanent.
  • Oversees all environmental compliance activities including submittal of all required environmental reporting to local, state and federal environmental agencies.
  • Oversees and fully manages the day-to-day activity of remediation project. This includes reviews of daily work plans and ongoing management of associated health and safety plans (HASP).
  • Coordinate the work of the on-site contractors conducting various aspects of remediation activity and collaborate with internal Hydro resources in making decisions and recommendations about the site.
  • Works closely with the local, state and federal level regulatory agencies to ensure compliance to permitting requirements.  Pursues permit renewal or modifications as needed.
  • Works closely with the Hydro Global Business Services Financial and Legal Teams on monthly cost analysis and evaluation of spending and any legal matters that arise through the project lifecycle.
  • Develops short- and long-term strategic plans to increase the rate of site closure / sale at the lowest cost possible, evaluating all options including taking lead on budgetary development.



Job Requirements:

  • Must possess the skill set to manage environmental projects, programs and make presentations. 
  • Strong computer skills required.
  • Good knowledge of US environmental laws (CAA, RCRA, CWA, SDWA, CERCLA, TSCA, DOT) required.  Understanding of Canadian law is a positive.
  • Must have good interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate on all levels.  
  • OHSAS 18001 / ISO 14001 experience required. 
  • PE, CHMM or CEM plus but not required. 
  • Must be willing to travel up to 70%.



Education and Work Requirements:

  • BS in Environmental Science, Engineering, or related field / experience.
  • Minimum of ten (10) years of experience with heavy focus on US governmental / EPA regulatory requirements and permitting.
  • Industrial safety and health experience a plus. 



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


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

Please apply before: 04/30/2021 

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 this form or
by calling +1 (412) 643-3602.


Posted on:  Apr 8, 2021

Rosemont, IL, US, 60018

Department:  BU Quality and Continuous Improvement, HSE
Business Area:  Extruded Solutions(EXSO)
Legal Entity:  Hydro Extrusion USA LLC
Job Type:  Permanent

Nearest Major Market: Chicago

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