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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.


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: The Dalles, OR


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


Education and Experience Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent
  • Current Oregon Electrical License
  • Requires a minimum of 1 year of relevant work experience


Job Summary: A Journeyman Electrician repairs and maintains electrical equipment related to manufacturing equipment and circuits installed within our facilities. These include automated production machinery, cranes, lighting, breaker panels, and MCC switchgear.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Performs electrical troubleshooting and repairs production machinery
  • Performs preventive maintenance (PMs) on electrical systems
  • Installs new equipment and modifies existing equipment
  • Assists with safety system upgrades of equipment


Demonstrated Abilities:

  • Must have troubleshooting ability with automated complex machinery
  • Familiar with Temperature Controllers, PLC’s, HMI’s and Frequency Drives
  • Must have basic math skills, use a calculator and read a tape measure
  • Must be able to work cohesively in a team environment
  • Have knowledge of: Principles, methods and equipment used in the installation, maintenance and repair of electrical systems, relevant state and federal regulations, codes and ordinances pertaining to work; safety practices, safe work methods and safety regulations
  • Cooperates and contributes to the creation of a safe, secure, and healthy working environment and to the achievement of the company’s environmental obligations and goals



Care, Courage, & Collaboration

At Hydro We care about our People!

We care about Safety!

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

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:  Jun 27, 2022

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

Nearest Major Market: Portland Oregon

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