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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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Logistics Coordinator

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



Job Summary: Coordinates freight, shipping and receiving functions for metal as well as supplies and services for The Dalles cast house.   Works as a team player with Customer Service, Production Planning and Purchasing.



Required Education/Experience:

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent
  • A minimum of 2 years’ experience working within a logistics department



Preferred Skills/Qualifications: 

  • Associates degree in business
  • Previous experience with SAP



Job Responsibilities:

  • Obtains quotes from freight carriers to ensure Hydro receives cost effective rates and superior service, resulting in on time delivery and customer satisfaction.
  • Schedules all freight carriers for customer metal shipments as well as any shipments to vendors or pickups from vendors, utilizing Hydro’s freight system.
  • Develops core relationships with freight carrier account representatives and dispatch contacts.
  • Ensures freight carriers arrive as scheduled with daily communications and follow up.
  • Develops knowledge and awareness of customer specific requirements and expectations.
  • Coordinates all shipments with Customer Service, Production Planning and loading crews.
  • Prepares and enters all shipping documents against sales orders, while reviewing work for quality, accuracy, risk elimination, and completeness, prior to distribution.
  • Emails all shipping documents to customers daily.
  • Reviews all supplier shipping documents for incoming metal, supplies and services, to determine details of receipts and entry of receipts against purchases.
  • Maintains various spreadsheets for tracking shipments and receipts.
  • Organizes and maintains records as required by Hydro standards, guidelines and policies.
  • Completes tasks timely, including day end as well as month end requirements.


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.   

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 26, 2023

The Dalles, OR, US, 97058

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

Nearest Major Market: Portland Oregon

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