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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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Forklift Operator- 1,000 Bonus

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: St. Augustine, FL


Summary: Ability to perform job responsibilities in compliance with Health, Safety, and Environment programs to support the achievement of the site’s goals and business objectives.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Actively participate in the material distribution/relocation utilizing mobile equipment (forklifts, overhead cranes) to meet KPI goals (production, safety, quality)
  • Operate equipment in compliance with safety guidelines. Responsible for the inspection of the forklift to ensure it is in safe operating condition
  • Visually inspect loads for quality of product, correct packaging and correct identification tags
  • Empty scrap and chip hoppers as needed
  • Observe all safety rules and maintain a clean work area
  • Be responsible for minor maintenance on forklift, brakes, horn, fluid levels, and general condition
  • Ensure completion of Lift truck operator’s daily inspection report
  • Assist production operators as needed
  • Turn in near misses when any damage occurs to lift/self-report as required.


Job Requirements:

  • Certified forklift operator or have completed a company’s forklift training preferred
  • Must have a good driving record
  • Manufacturing experience a plus
  • Must be able to work in extreme temperatures (hot/cold)


Education and Work Requirements:

  • N/A


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

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 1, 2021

St.Augustine, US, 32086

Department:  Production
Business Area:  Extruded Solutions(EXSO)
Legal Entity:  Hydro Extrusion USA LLC
Job Type:  Permanent

Nearest Major Market: Jacksonville

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