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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.

Supervising Electrician

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: Perform skilled electrical work, plans, assigns, coordinates and oversees the work of journey level craft personnel within Hydro and outside contractors engaged in the construction, installation, maintenance, repair and servicing of electrical systems. Receives and evaluates work orders and requests, establishes priorities and assigns appropriate personnel to make the necessary repairs. Provides subject matter expertise related to electrical field and advises the Maintenance Manager on issues related to code requirements and impacts



Required Education/Experience:

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent
  • Possession of a valid Oregon State General Supervisor Electrician’s license
  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience in a similar role either in an industrial or manufacturing setting



Preferred Skills/Qualifications: 

  • 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
  • Ability to: plan, organize, estimate, coordinate, assign, review and evaluate the work of others, and implement effective courses of action to complete assigned work
  • Have worked in an industrial environment with the ability to design, install and troubleshoot complex circuits



Job Responsibilities:

  • Responsible to make sure all Hydro facilities comply with electrical laws and codes
  • Works in a team with the Maintenance Manager and plant Engineers to design upgrades to existing machinery
  • Performs Electrical Trouble shooting and repair of production machinery
  • Performs Preventive Maintenance on Electrical systems
  • Installs new equipment and modifies existing equipment
  • Assists with safety system upgrades of equipment
  • Responsible for electrical parts stores. Gets quotes and orders electrical parts



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:  Oct 31, 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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