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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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Mobile Equipment Mechanic

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: Yankton, SD



Job Summary:

Primary function of the mobile equipment mechanic is to ensure the proper, operation of Hydro’s mobile equipment used in the Plant.


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
  • Perfect Attendance Bonus
  • Monthly Profit Share $$$$
  • Parental Leave


Job Responsibilities:

  • Perform repairs and inspections in accordance with the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations guidelines.
  • Conducting regular service and inspection of all Mobile Equipment.
  • Ensuring that the equipment is functioning smoothly and is safe for operating.
  • Interacting with mobile equipment drivers
  • Operate mobile equipment to detect issues and repairing the same.
  • Maintaining a record of the service cycles and the part changes made in the truck.
  • Ensuring the proper handling of all repair tools and testing equipment’s.
  • Ability to safely load and secure Mobile Equipment onto a tilt bed trailer.
  • Learn the MVP System
  • Diagnose and repair engines, transmissions, electrical, hydraulic, brakes, and fuel systems associated with diesel or LP engines.
  • Employee must be able to operate an Ag tractor with trailer.
  • Ability to operate snow and ice removal equipment.
  • Rotational on call.


Education and Experience Requirements:

  • High school Diploma or Equivalent
  • Associate degree in Automotive, Diesel, work experience will be considered.
  • Class A CDL preferred will be required within 6 months of hire
  • Must be able to be certified on all Hydro Mobile Equipment
  • Ability to read electrical schematics.
  • Basic computer skills.
  • Must be self-motivated



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:  Sep 19, 2021

Yankton, SD, US, 57078

Department:  Truck Shop Mobile Equipment Crew
Business Area:  Extruded Solutions(EXSO)
Legal Entity:  Hydro Extrusion USA LLC
Job Type:  Permanent

Nearest Major Market: Sioux Falls

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