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Alcoa United States
Sep 22, 2017
Maintenance Supervisor + Ferndale, WA + Full-time Company Description Alcoa Corporation is a global industry leader in the production of bauxite, alumina and aluminum, enhanced by a strong portfolio of value-added cast and rolled products and substantial energy assets. Alcoa Corporation draws on the innovation culture, customer relationships and strong brand of ParentCo. Previously known as the Aluminum Company of America, ParentCo pioneered the aluminum industry 128 years ago with the discovery of the first commercial process for the affordable production of aluminum. Since the discovery, Alcoa aluminum was used in the Wright brothers’ first flight (1903), ParentCo helped produce the first aluminum-sheathed skyscraper (1952), the first all-aluminum vehicle frame (1994) and the first aluminum beer bottle (2004). Today, Alcoa Corporation extends this heritage of product and process innovation as it strives to continuously redefine world-class operational performance at its locations, while partnering with its customers across its range of global products. We believe that the lightweight capabilities and enhanced performance attributes that aluminum offers across a number of end markets are in increasingly high demand and underpin strong growth prospects for Alcoa Corporation. Alcoa Corporation’s operations encompass all major production processes in the primary aluminum industry value chain, which we believe provides Alcoa Corporation with a strong platform from which to serve our customers in each critical segment. Job Description The Alcoa Intalco Works facility (Intalco) located in Ferndale, Washington is a primary aluminum smelter which produces commodity grade aluminum, high purity aluminum, and aluminum alloys. Intalco is a heavy industry manufacturing site operating continuously 365-days per year using an electrolytic process which transforms the raw material of powdered aluminum oxide into molten aluminum. The molten aluminum is solidified via complex casting processes prior to shipping to our customers. The facility, which began production in 1966, employs approximately 585 people including 100 maintenance workers and 65 salaried management and technical personnel. This position is subject to general direction from the Maintenance Manager and functions to support the department in providing technical expertise in mechanical and/or electrical maintenance, modifications, and installations. The position directs, coordinates, and facilitates various area crew (electricians, millwrights, instrument technicians, and other master level crafts) and team activities. Provide on-call maintenance coverage for all assets when available. Incumbents require highly developed interpersonal skills that are very important to effectively perform this function. Incumbents must work independently with a wide variety of personnel at all levels and provide training and support to maintenance personnel. This position requires expertise on a variety of mechanical and/or electrical subjects requiring extensive problem solving capabilities that are aided through extensive experience. This position also requires team building and facilitator skills to enhance the area crew/teams’ ability to maintain the automated operation of machinery and/or process control systems. Qualifications Basic: 3 years of heavy industrial, commercial, or military experience 3 years supervisory experience Preferred: 5 years experience in heavy industry. Union supervision experience Maintenance planning experience Associates or Bachelors degree 8 years experience in mechanics, machine operations, electronics, instrumentation, associated maintenance. Aluminum smelting experience CMRP certification Additional Information All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.
Alcoa United States
Sep 22, 2017
Project Design Engineer (2yrs) + Waroona, Australia + Full-time Company Description Alcoa Corporation is a global industry leader in the production of bauxite, alumina and aluminum, enhanced by a strong portfolio of value-added cast and rolled products and substantial energy assets. Alcoa Corporation draws on the innovation culture, customer relationships and strong brand of ParentCo. Previously known as the Aluminum Company of America, ParentCo pioneered the aluminum industry 128 years ago with the discovery of the first commercial process for the affordable production of aluminum. Since the discovery, Alcoa aluminum was used in the Wright brothers’ first flight (1903), ParentCo helped produce the first aluminum-sheathed skyscraper (1952), the first all-aluminum vehicle frame (1994) and the first aluminum beer bottle (2004). Today, Alcoa Corporation extends this heritage of product and process innovation as it strives to continuously redefine world-class operational performance at its locations, while partnering with its customers across its range of global products. We believe that the lightweight capabilities and enhanced performance attributes that aluminum offers across a number of end markets are in increasingly high demand and underpin strong growth prospects for Alcoa Corporation. Alcoa Corporation’s operations encompass all major production processes in the primary aluminum industry value chain, which we believe provides Alcoa Corporation with a strong platform from which to serve our customers in each critical segment. Job Description We have an opportunity for an experienced Project Engineer to join the technical group on a 2 year Fixed Term contract. Based at the Wagerup Alumina Refinery, you will be working as part of a small project team focused on maximising our refining process capabilities. Reporting to the project lead, you will be responsible for: + assessing and reporting on current condition and capabilities + undertaking hydraulic analysis and calibrating existing equipment + identifying scope options with key operational and technical stakeholders + analysing optional methodologies + detailing preferred solution design via several methods/tools. Qualifications The ideal applicant will be able to deliver a high quality of work while meeting strict deadlines in a safe and thoughtful manner. Your written and verbal communication skills, problem solving ability and change management awareness will be key to your success in this fulfilling role. A tertiary qualification in Engineering or related field is required and exposure to the Bayer process is highly desirable. Additional Information APPLICATIONS CLOSE: Wednesday 27th September 2017 It is Alcoa's policy that all employees must gain their Supervisor’s support prior to applying. Alcoa embraces diversity and encourages applications from women and people of all backgrounds. This position is available only to permanent Australian residents or applicants who hold the relevant Visa with authority to work in Australia. Please ensure this information is clearly stated on your application. All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.
Alcoa United States
Sep 22, 2017
First Line Supervisor + Ferndale, WA + Full-time Company Description Alcoa Corporation is a global industry leader in the production of bauxite, alumina and aluminum, enhanced by a strong portfolio of value-added cast and rolled products and substantial energy assets. Alcoa Corporation draws on the innovation culture, customer relationships and strong brand of Alcoa. Previously known as the Aluminum Company of America, Alcoa pioneered the aluminum industry 128 years ago with the discovery of the first commercial process for the affordable production of aluminum. Since the discovery, Alcoa aluminum was used in the Wright brothers’ first flight (1903), Alcoa helped produce the first aluminum-sheathed skyscraper (1952), the first all-aluminum vehicle frame (1994) and the first aluminum beer bottle (2004). Today, Alcoa Corporation extends this heritage of product and process innovation as it strives to continuously redefine world-class operational performance at its locations, while partnering with its customers across its range of global products. We believe that the lightweight capabilities and enhanced performance attributes that aluminum offers across a number of end markets are in increasingly high demand and underpin strong growth prospects for Alcoa Corporation. Alcoa Corporation’s operations encompass all major production processes in the primary aluminum industry value chain, which we believe provides Alcoa Corporation with a strong platform from which to serve our customers in each critical segment. Job Description + Execute safety direction for the department and ensure that programs are properly disseminated throughout the department. + Deliver operating results. + Coordinate with maintenance to focus on improvement of equipment reliability. + Utilize ABS knowledge to improve operating metrics. + Have oversight of the area daily management system and auditing of results. + Willing to work a rotating shift. Qualifications + High school diploma or equivalent. + 2 years of supervisory experience in a manufacturing environment OR 4 years of production experience in a manufacturing environment with demonstrated leadership capabilities. + Must be able to communicate effectively with all levels of the organization, have excellent team building and people skills, be able to handle multiple tasks, and have strong organizational skills. Preferred Qualifications + Knowledge of ABS concepts and computer skills in Microsoft Office applications is a plus. Additional Information All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.
Alcoa United States
Sep 22, 2017
Vacation Student - Information Systems Engineer + Burswood, Australia + Intern Company Description Alcoa Corporation is a global industry leader in the production of bauxite, alumina and aluminum, enhanced by a strong portfolio of value-added cast and rolled products and substantial energy assets. Alcoa Corporation draws on the innovation culture, customer relationships and strong brand of ParentCo. Previously known as the Aluminum Company of America, ParentCo pioneered the aluminum industry 128 years ago with the discovery of the first commercial process for the affordable production of aluminum. Since the discovery, Alcoa aluminum was used in the Wright brothers’ first flight (1903), ParentCo helped produce the first aluminum-sheathed skyscraper (1952), the first all-aluminum vehicle frame (1994) and the first aluminum beer bottle (2004). Today, Alcoa Corporation extends this heritage of product and process innovation as it strives to continuously redefine world-class operational performance at its locations, while partnering with its customers across its range of global products. We believe that the lightweight capabilities and enhanced performance attributes that aluminum offers across a number of end markets are in increasingly high demand and underpin strong growth prospects for Alcoa Corporation. Alcoa Corporation’s operations encompass all major production processes in the primary aluminum industry value chain, which we believe provides Alcoa Corporation with a strong platform from which to serve our customers in each critical segment. Pioneer. Innovator. Leader. Since the dawn of the aluminium industry, the name Alcoa has been synonymous with operational excellence and leadership in the production of Bauxite, Alumina and Aluminium products. We invented the aluminium industry in 1888 and we continue to innovate with new technologies and processes. Alcoa has been sustainably mining, refining and smelting in Australia since 1961. The Australian operations comprise of three alumina refineries situated in Kwinana, Pinjarra and Wagerup, two associated bauxite mines (Huntly & Willowdale) situated in the Darling Ranges and two shipping terminals at Kwinana and Bunbury in Western Australia. Job Description We have an opportunity for Information Systems Engineering students in their penultimate year of study to experience working at one of Alcoa’s Corporate offices (Burswood) for a 12 week period. You will be working alongside a mentor and manager to assist and coach you through selected projects and ensure you gain the hands on experience you are looking for. You will be required to travel to and from site each working day. Qualifications For students to be successful in their application, it is advantageous if they have the following; + Students must be in their penultimate year of their degree + Impressive university grades. Please include your grades in your application + Outline any current extracurricular activities or employment, work experience or any other information to support your application. Additional Information There are many opportunities and benefits that can be enjoyed whilst you are a Vacation Student at Alcoa. Among the many, we view our Vacation Students favourably to the Alcoa Graduate Program that will in turn provide you with a successful career. Alcoa’s environment encourages diversity, fosters communication, involvement, knowledge-sharing and teamwork which ensures we maximise your full potential and the company’s success. Alcoa is committed to attracting the very best people. Our people accept responsibility; have a commitment to excellence, health, safety and the environment. Information Systems Engineering students with relevant working rights who are studying at a WA University are eligible to apply. Applications close: Monday 25th September 2017 Alcoa embraces diversity and encourages applications from women and people of all backgrounds. This position is available only to permanent Australian residents or applicants who hold the relevant Visa with authority to work in Australia. Please ensure this information is clearly stated on your application. You will be contacted only if you are shortlisted for an interview, this process can take up to 4 weeks from the closing date. All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.
Alcoa United States
Sep 22, 2017
Project Engineer + Ferndale, WA + Full-time Company Description Alcoa Corporation is a global industry leader in the production of bauxite, alumina and aluminum, enhanced by a strong portfolio of value-added cast and rolled products and substantial energy assets. Alcoa Corporation draws on the innovation culture, customer relationships and strong brand of ParentCo. Previously known as the Aluminum Company of America, ParentCo pioneered the aluminum industry 128 years ago with the discovery of the first commercial process for the affordable production of aluminum. Since the discovery, Alcoa aluminum was used in the Wright brothers’ first flight (1903), ParentCo helped produce the first aluminum-sheathed skyscraper (1952), the first all-aluminum vehicle frame (1994) and the first aluminum beer bottle (2004). Today, Alcoa Corporation extends this heritage of product and process innovation as it strives to continuously redefine world-class operational performance at its locations, while partnering with its customers across its range of global products. We believe that the lightweight capabilities and enhanced performance attributes that aluminum offers across a number of end markets are in increasingly high demand and underpin strong growth prospects for Alcoa Corporation. Alcoa Corporation’s operations encompass all major production processes in the primary aluminum industry value chain, which we believe provides Alcoa Corporation with a strong platform from which to serve our customers in each critical segment. Job Description PURPOSE OF POSITION: Position has responsibility for coordination of all technical and administrative activities on assigned mechanical projects. Plans, schedules, conducts, and coordinates assigned engineering work; monitors work for compliance to applicable codes, accepted engineering practices, and Alcoa standards; ensures effective communication and coordination on assigned projects between all disciplines and all other project participants. NATURE AND SCOPE: Responsible and accountable to ensure that all contractors, assigned personnel, schedule, and budget are performing within mechanical project targets, and that the requirements of the Contract are being satisfied. Not responsible to ensure the technical accuracy of specific design details in areas where not qualified. Expected however, to have sufficient technical knowledge and awareness of details to be able to recognize when technical problems are developing in the various disciplines and could potentially affect project targets, and to initiate appropriate corrective actions. DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: • Accountable for the successful completion of capital and expense engineering projects. • Responsible for all stage-gates of assigned capital projects upon receipt of a proper business case from a department asset owner and must build and maintain the capital RFA (request for authorization) per company policies • Responsible to create SOW (scope of work) and coordinate RFQ (request for quote) with procurement, coordinate Job Hazard and Job Safety Analysis paperwork with contractor safety coordinator, collect recommended spare parts lists/details, collect recommended maintenance documentation, expected uptime/operational availability data, coordinate document control and drawing creation/update for the project, and coordinate technical training for project hand-overs • Responsible to select appropriate vendors per Alcoa policies and procedures and to award contracts via approved procurement procedures • Responsible for planning, scheduling, conducting and coordinating the technical and management aspects of projects. • Requires extensive regular contact with assigned project clients. • Assist in the preparation of certain technical business cases • Budget and schedule monitoring and tracking • Oversee and coordinate project demolition, installation, commissioning, testing, and training (including training materials), as well as coordinate fixed asset disposition with accounting, and approve invoicing and close out contracts and projects in approved Alcoa process • Participating in client/contractor meetings and resolving client/engineering and management project issues. • Review and approve project change orders and process updates to contracts with procurement • Ensure effective engineering and Client communications. • Ensure project documentation is tracked, updated, organized, and handed to document control for processing • Uphold Alcoa’s values in all aspects of work to Act with Integrity, Operate with Excellence, and Care for People • Strive for and maintain a 0-incident safety record with all projects and uphold Intalco’s EHS principles of safety • The successful candidate works well in a fast-paced environment and can handle multiple requests coming from a variety of sources. This individual will be very organized, makes important decisions in a timely manner, will have a strong technical aptitude, respects protocols, policies, and standards, and is willing to work the necessary hours required to complete projects within defined constraints. Qualifications Minimum Requirements: Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical or Electrical engineering, and five or more years of experience with engineering project management on moderate to complex technical projects in a manufacturing or industrial environment or equivalent combination of education, training and experience. A strong understanding of Windows-based PC systems and Microsoft Office365 applications. This position requires you to be able to lift up to 40 lbs, work in all weather conditions, coordinate aspects of electrical projects, and act as the go-to technical resource for electrical inquiries for the plant. Must be willing to wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE, i.e. hard hat, safety glasses, ear plugs, safety boots, etc.) anytime work requires you to enter areas of the plant where PPE is required. Preferred: Mechanical PE License or Electrical PE License Additional Information All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.
Alcoa United States
Sep 22, 2017
Program and Commodity Leader EUR + Rotterdam, Netherlands + Full-time Company Description Alcoa Corporation is a global industry leader in the production of bauxite, alumina and aluminum, enhanced by a strong portfolio of value-added cast and rolled products and substantial energy assets. Alcoa Corporation draws on the innovation culture, customer relationships and strong brand of Alcoa. Previously known as the Aluminum Company of America, Alcoa pioneered the aluminum industry 128 years ago with the discovery of the first commercial process for the affordable production of aluminum. Since the discovery, Alcoa aluminum was used in the Wright brothers’ first flight (1903), Alcoa helped produce the first aluminum-sheathed skyscraper (1952), the first all-aluminum vehicle frame (1994) and the first aluminum beer bottle (2004). Today, Alcoa Corporation extends this heritage of product and process innovation as it strives to continuously redefine world-class operational performance at its locations, while partnering with its customers across its range of global products. We believe that the lightweight capabilities and enhanced performance attributes that aluminum offers across a number of end markets are in increasingly high demand and underpin strong growth prospects for Alcoa Corporation. Alcoa Corporation’s operations encompass all major production processes in the primary aluminum industry value chain, which we believe provides Alcoa Corporation with a strong platform from which to serve our customers in each critical segment. Job Description Alcoa European Procurement’s PCM (“Program Execution and Commodity Management”) structure requires resources to operate across multiple locations/countries within EU and BU's to offer support with leveraging potential within the major indirect Commodities and drive key procurement Programs such as e-Auctions, Supplier Summits, Kaizens, GAIN, Best Value Cost Sourcing and other global regional activities. Major Activities/Key Challenges + Lead and promote High Yield Tools Programs for the region + Build-up and sustain expertise for major IND commodities, primarily focusing on Fabricated Metals, Mobile Equipment, Corporate Admin and Services + Connect with key stakeholders in EU North/Europe to facilitate execution + Collaborate with and assure project involvement of the Procurement Operations landscape to transfer know-how and improve overall procurement capability + Identify leveraging potential across EU North/Europe/globally (Interact actively with commodity management of other regions) + Evaluate saving potential and define projects to capture savings + Assure the quality of the execution to drive maximum results + Flexibly react to purchasing opportunities and offer additional expert support to internal clients Qualifications + Bachelor's Degree (Purchasing, Business, Finance, Engineering, Supply Chain Management) + 5 years experience in Procurement + Languages: Proficient English + Project management + Strategic sourcing process + Supply chain management + Financial analysis + Strong Negotiation skills + Understanding country-specific legislation, internal financial and business processes Additional Information + Language: Additional Spanish preferred + Professional certifications (CPSM, APICS, CIPS) preferred but not a must + Excellent MS Office
Alcoa United States
Sep 22, 2017
Senior Mechanical Engineer - Materials Handling + Pinjarra, Australia + Full-time Company Description Alcoa Corporation is a global industry leader in the production of bauxite, alumina and aluminum, enhanced by a strong portfolio of value-added cast and rolled products and substantial energy assets. Alcoa Corporation draws on the innovation culture, customer relationships and strong brand of ParentCo. Previously known as the Aluminum Company of America, ParentCo pioneered the aluminum industry 128 years ago with the discovery of the first commercial process for the affordable production of aluminum. Since the discovery, Alcoa aluminum was used in the Wright brothers’ first flight (1903), ParentCo helped produce the first aluminum-sheathed skyscraper (1952), the first all-aluminum vehicle frame (1994) and the first aluminum beer bottle (2004). Today, Alcoa Corporation extends this heritage of product and process innovation as it strives to continuously redefine world-class operational performance at its locations, while partnering with its customers across its range of global products. We believe that the lightweight capabilities and enhanced performance attributes that aluminum offers across a number of end markets are in increasingly high demand and underpin strong growth prospects for Alcoa Corporation. Alcoa Corporation’s operations encompass all major production processes in the primary aluminum industry value chain, which we believe provides Alcoa Corporation with a strong platform from which to serve our customers in each critical segment. Job Description An exciting opportunity exists for a qualified and experienced Senior Mechanical Engineer to join the team with Alcoa’s Pinjarra Refinery. This position is a full time fixed term contract for 12 months. The Senior Mechanical Engineer will support Operating Centre 1 by delivering reliability improvements and completing risk reduction projects; as well as general engineering support. The materials handling equipment within OC1 include stackers, reclaimers, conveyors, bins, pulleys and gearboxes. The key requirements of the role will include; + Review the raw materials handling area by analysing the current state and delivering on reliability improvement initiatives; + Manage various risk reduction projects; + Work with the Operating Centre Engineering & Pinjarra teams by providing support and deliver on initiatives; + Projects and improvements have a primary focus on the materials handling components (Conveyors, stackers, reclaimers, pulleys, bins and gearboxes) To ensure your success in this role, you must possess a tertiary qualification in Engineering and can communicate at all levels in an organisation. A demonstrated commitment to Environment, Health and Safety is essential as is previous experience in a plant mechanical engineering environment. Previous experience in maintenance, reliability or plant engineering will be highly regarded, as will be experience working with raw materials handling equipment. You will need to be self-motivated with a desire to learn new skills, and have a sound track record in pro-active problem solving. Your use of initiative and a desire to continuously improve business performance will be utilised in this dynamic team environment. Applications Close: Wednesday, 20th September 2017 This position is available only to permanent Australian residents or applicants who hold the relevant Visa with authority to work in Australia. Please ensure this information is clearly stated on your application. TO APPLY visit http://www.alcoa.com/australia/en/careers/vacancy.asp OR http://smrtr.io/vcIERQ Alcoa embraces diversity and encourages applications from women and people of all backgrounds. You will be contacted only if you are shortlisted for an interview, this process can take up to 4 weeks from the closing date. Qualifications To ensure your success in this role, you must possess a tertiary qualification in Engineering and can communicate at all levels in an organisation Additional Information Alcoa embraces diversity and encourages applications from women and people of all backgrounds. You will be contacted only if you are shortlisted for an interview, this process can take up to 4 weeks from the closing date.
Alcoa United States
Sep 22, 2017
Manager, Communications and Government Affairs - Canada / Gestionnaire – Communications et Affaires Gouvernementales - Canada + Montréal, Canada + Temps complet Description de l'entreprise Alcoa Corporation is a global industry leader in the production of bauxite, alumina and aluminum, enhanced by a strong portfolio of value-added cast and rolled products and substantial energy assets. Alcoa Corporation draws on the innovation culture, customer relationships and strong brand of it's former parent, Alcoa Inc. Previously known as the Aluminum Company of America, Alcoa Inc. pioneered the aluminum industry 128 years ago with the discovery of the first commercial process for the affordable production of aluminum. Since the discovery, Alcoa aluminum was used in the Wright brothers’ first flight (1903), Alcoa Inc. helped produce the first aluminum-sheathed skyscraper (1952), the first all-aluminum vehicle frame (1994) and the first aluminum beer bottle (2004). Today, Alcoa Corporation extends this heritage of product and process innovation as it strives to continuously redefine world-class operational performance at its locations, while partnering with its customers across its range of global products. We believe that the lightweight capabilities and enhanced performance attributes that aluminum offers across a number of end markets are in increasingly high demand and underpin strong growth prospects for Alcoa Corporation. Alcoa Corporation’s operations encompass all major production processes in the primary aluminum industry value chain, which we believe provides Alcoa Corporation with a strong platform from which to serve our customers in each critical segment. Description du poste Position Description - English Communications: Under the leadership of the Director of Internal and External Communications, develop and execute communication plans that align with Alcoa’s strategy and resonate with management, customers, employees, the news media and stockholders. Manage media relations in the region to promote and protect Alcoa’s reputation, including serving as a Company spokesperson and developing, cultivating and managing media relations with regional news agencies. Monitor and distribute local press coverage. Advise Alcoa executives on external communications, including external message development and delivery, and media relations. Support Alcoa’s crisis communications planning and execution; monitor local issues and topics relevant to the business, regularly advising corporate communications on the same. Consult on social media strategy and messaging to ensure alignment with corporate communication goals. Coordinate communications with local plant communicators ensuring that corporate messages, both external and internal, are cascaded. Coordinate with plant communicators to handle any local media issues and opportunities. Government Affairs: Under direction from VP Govt. Affairs Western Hemisphere, manage a network of local/regional stakeholders, thought leaders and influencers to enhance Alcoa business reputation and relations in the region and enabling advanced political intelligence and influence. Monitor and assess developments in Canada, including legislative/regulatory environment and aluminum industry business developments for threats and opportunities to Alcoa’s business; provides Alcoa’s management with advanced intelligence, analysis and options on dealing with developments. Develop and implement a government and stakeholder relations strategy; advising on appropriatenetworks, organization and approaches to support Alcoa business objectives. Facilitate relationships between Alcoa’s executives and relevant government officials and other stakeholders in Canada. Recommend, engage, and manage Alcoa’s relationships with relevant third-party intermediaries includinggovernment relations and communications advisors, industry associations, diplomatic and civil society organizations, ensuring full compliance with Alcoa’s ethics and compliance standards and local laws. Develop and deliver local communications about Alcoa’s regional presence / partnerships; advise thecorporation on local implications of issues and coordinate management as needed. Identify engagement opportunities for Alcoa Foundation to support regional/local sustainability andeducation initiatives in close coordination with local plant resources. --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Description du poste: Communications: Sous le leadership du Directeur des Communications Internes et Externes, développer et produire les plans de communications alignés avec la stratégie d'Alcoa en fonction de la gestion, des clients, employés, les médias et les actionnaires. Gérer les relations avec les médias de la région dans une perspective de promotion et de protection de la réputation d'Alcoa. Ceci implique d'agir en qualité de porte-parole de la compagnie et de développer, cultiver et gérer les relations avec les médias avec les agences de presse régionales. Coordonner et distribuer les couvertures de presse locales. Conseiller l'exécutif d'Alcoa sur les communications externes, incluant le développement et la livraison des messages externes et les relations avec les médias. Supporter la planification et l'exécution du plan de communications en situation de crise; gérer les situations locales en lien avec les affaires et conseiller régulièrement les communications corporatives en ce sens. Consulter sur la stratégie des médias sociaux pour assurer un alignement avec les objectifs corporatifs. Coordonner les communications avec les responsables communication locaux des usines de la région pour s'assurer que les messages corporatifs, internes et externes, sont cascadés. Adresser également avec les responsables communication locaux des usines les situations médias à adresser et les opportunités. Affaires Gouvernementales Sous la direction du Vice Président Affaires Gouvernementales - Hémisphère Ouest, faire la gestion des intervenants locaux/régionaux, des leaders et des personnes d'influence pour renforcer la réputation d'affaire d'Alcoa ainsi que les relations avec les régions et ainsi permettre une influence et une intelligence politique accrue. Coordonner et évaluer les développements au Canada, incluant les règles et législation sur l'environnement et le développement de l'industrie de l'Aluminium à l'égard des opportunités et menaces. Apporter à la direction d'Alcoa une intelligence, analyse avancée ainsi que des options relatifs aux développements. Développer et implanter une stratégie de relations avec le gouvernement et les intervenants; faire des recommandations sur les réseaux appropriés, les organisations et les approches pour supporter les objectifs d'Alcoa. Faciliter la relation entre les exécutifs d'Alcoa et les officiels gouvernementaux et autres intervenants au Canada. Recommander, engager et gérer les relations d'Alcoa avec des tierces parties intermédiaires incluant les relations gouvernementales et les conseillers en communication, les associations d'industries, les organisations civiles et diplomatiques s'assurant une entière conformité avec les standards d'Alcoa en matière d'éthique et de respect des lois locales. Développer et distribuer des communications locales sur les partenariat locaux Alcoa; conseiller la corporation sur les implications locales et en coordonner la gestion au besoin. Identifier les opportunités d'engagement pour la Fondation Alcoa pour supporter la durabilité régionale/locale ainsi que les initiatives en matière d'éducation en travaillant de près avec les ressources des usines. Qualifications Basic Qualifications: + Bachelors Degree in Communications + Minimum of 5 years of experience in Communication role Preferred Qualifications: + Masters Degree in Communications ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Qualifications de base: Être diplômé avec un Baccalauréat d’une institution accréditée. De préférence en Affaires, Communications, Relations Publiques ou une autre discipline libérale. Un minimum de 5 ans d’expérience dans un rôle de Communication. Qualification souhaitée: * Maîtrise en Communications Informations complémentaires All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position. Toutes vos informations seront traitées confidentiellement et gardées confidentielles. 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Alcoa United States
Sep 22, 2017
Assistant Controller - Netherlands/Luxemburg/Ireland + Rotterdam, Netherlands + Full-time Company Description Alcoa Corporation is a global industry leader in the production of bauxite, alumina and aluminum, enhanced by a strong portfolio of value-added cast and rolled products and substantial energy assets. Alcoa Corporation draws on the innovation culture, customer relationships and strong brand of Alcoa Corp. Previously known as the Aluminum Company of America, Alcoa Corp. pioneered the aluminum industry 128 years ago with the discovery of the first commercial process for the affordable production of aluminum. Since the discovery, Alcoa aluminum was used in the Wright brothers’ first flight (1903), Alcoa Corp. helped produce the first aluminum-sheathed skyscraper (1952), the first all-aluminum vehicle frame (1994) and the first aluminum beer bottle (2004). Today, Alcoa Corporation extends this heritage of product and process innovation as it strives to continuously redefine world-class operational performance at its locations, while partnering with its customers across its range of global products. We believe that the lightweight capabilities and enhanced performance attributes that aluminum offers across a number of end markets are in increasingly high demand and underpin strong growth prospects for Alcoa Corporation. Alcoa Corporation’s operations encompass all major production processes in the primary aluminum industry value chain, which we believe provides Alcoa Corporation with a strong platform from which to serve our customers in each critical segment. Job Description Alcoa Corporation is seeking an experienced full time Assistant Controller to join our country finance team to handle accounting and finance functions for our legal entities in the Netherlands (2), Luxembourg (3) and Ireland (1). The main entity is Alcoa Nederland Holding B.V. (ANHBV), which provides sales, logistical and resource unit services to group companies, in addition to serving as the holding company for the Corporation’s non-US entities around the world. The other NL entity is the internal global bank of Alcoa. The Luxembourg entities are holding companies which also include finance activity. The Irish entity is a global employment company providing payroll, benefits and tax services to approximately 45 expatriates in various countries. This position is accountable for accounting, reporting, analysis and tax activities to ensure the accurate and timely reporting of financial results for internal and external purposes for the countries’ legal entities. The candidate would be required to analyze and evaluate accounting policies and transactions on a local statutory, IFRS and US GAAP basis; independently analyze, report and test financial data; and participate in the preparation of financial and management reports. The candidate would also be required to add interpretive value and context through consulting with the Business Unit and Resource Unit management. This position provides critical support to the Corporate Controller for the named countries in setting the accounting, tax and finance strategy for the operations and functions performed in country. Will be required to assist the Corporate Controller in configuring accounting structures to meet all statutory, GAAP and tax requirements, reorganizing legal entities for optimal tax planning purposes, establishing any new branches, and overseeing and monitoring finance operations for full compliance with Alcoa finance policies and procedures. The ideal candidate will be a potential successor to the Corporate Controller and should possess the skills andexperience for this trajectory. Ability to provide Europe-wide guidance and oversight is preferred. The Netherlands is expected to be Alcoa Corporation’s European hub with additional growth and hiring based in this location. Proficiency in Dutch language and statutory reporting is essential. Roles & Responsibilities: + Handle complex journal entries linked to the holding company function, as well as other journal activity that must be performed locally. + Work closely with treasury and shared service organizations to monitor that banking, financing, accounting, disbursements, collections, etc. transactions are properly recorded. + Review account reconciliations performed by shared services or prepare reconciliations for complex accounts. + Document standard operating procedures and participate in self-assessment of the internal controlenvironment; document compliance in relevant tool (ASP, Alcoa Self-Assessment Portal). + Monitor and assist with the monthly closing for six legal entities books within the 8-hour closing deadline (6PM local time). + Perform legal entity balance sheet and earnings analyses. + Perform legal entity forecasts for future periods. + Monitor certain central departments costs and ensure costs are allocated as a part of the intercompany chargebacks process. + Handle external reporting to Dutch national banks and statistical institutions. + Assist in preparing and filing statutory reports; liaise with external auditors as needed. + Handle VAT filing, including Netherland VAT filings for two companies in Spain. + Assist with corporate income tax including deferred taxes, tax accruals, US tax package and similarreporting, tax compliance and planning, tax audit coordination, liaise with local tax authorities and advisers. + Assist with local human resource and payroll processes; transition appropriate processes to the shared services organization while providing guidance and counsel on country employee and tax regulations; establish and monitor country-specific processes related to pensions, sick leave, disability insurances, company car, vacation, etc.; monitor expatriate and salary split arrangements. + Handle or assist with any projects linked to acquisition accounting, integration, re-organizationaccounting, merger accounting, or dissolution of entities. Qualifications + Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance (CPA or Master's preferred) + Requires a high level of specialized financial accounting education, including working knowledge of local statutory, IFRS and US GAAP rules. + Manufacturing experience desirable + Must possess solid knowledge of local statutory rules, tax and social regulations. + Requires broad accounting knowledge and ability to handle complex and non-standard accounting transactions. + Capable of understanding a complex multinational organization and quickly learn its financial accountingpolicies and procedures. + Function as a team player and work effectively with various disciplines in the organization locally andinternationally. + Familiar with various software applications on user level, mainly Oracle but also related query tools. + Need to be flexible, problem-solving orientated with focus on continuous process improvement. + Able to reduce complex and / or high volume data to readable executive summary, but also willing to research and work with details as needed. + Work in an organized and disciplined manner to achieve accurate, high-quality results under strictdeadlines. + Requires a collaborative, customer-focused approach to effectively serve internal business unitcustomers. + Able to handle a wide variety of time-sensitive tasks with changing priorities. + Expert in local tax (especially VAT) and local GAAP. + Excellent communication skills in English (written and verbal). + Expert in Microsoft Office: Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, SharePoint.
Alcoa United States
Sep 22, 2017
Estágio em Controladoria Corporativa + São Paulo, Brasil + Estagiário Descrição da empresa QUEM SOMOS:Desde os primórdios da indústria do alumínio, o nome Alcoa tem sido sinônimo de excelência operacional e liderança na produção de Bauxita, Alumina e produtos de Alumínio. Nós inventamos a indústria do alumínio em 1888 e continuamos a inovar com novas tecnologias e processos, contando com uma base de ativos diferenciados que inclui:• Maior portfólio de mineração de bauxita do mundo• Atraente sistema global de refino de alumina• Rede otimizada de fundição de alumínio • Rede inovadora de produtos fundidos• Flexível portfólio de energia• Maximizando as sinergias entre o mercado de folhas para latas de alumínio e outros mercados AlcoaNo atual mercado de alumínio, onde a operação enxuta é fundamental, nosso abrangente portfólio de ativos e nossa experiência operacional faz da Alcoa construída exclusivamente para liderar. Somos conhecidos mundialmente como uma empresa baseada em valores e que mantém os mais altos padrões de excelência – operacional, ambiental e ética. Nunca paramos de procurar maneiras de ser mais produtivo, eficiente, inovador e sustentável para entregar os melhores produtos e resultados para nossos clientes e acionistas.NOSSOS VALORES:- Agir com Integridade:Somos abertos, honestos e responsáveis. Fazemos o que dizemos que vamos fazer.- Operar com Excelência:Perseguimos incansavelmente a resultados excelentes e sustentáveis. Criativamente, transformamos ideias em valor.Cuidar das Pessoas.- Tratamos todas as pessoas com dignidade e fornecemos uma cultura de trabalho com inclusão e diversidade. Trabalhamos com segurança, promovemos o bem-estar e protegemos o meio ambiente. Descrição do emprego A controladoria corporativa é uma área financeira tecnica, responsável por avaliar informações de resultados e previsões financeiras de toda a empresa, além de contribuir para a acuracidade dos números. A experiência de estágio nesta área trará ao estudante capacidade analítica, conhecimento prático sobre o mercado financeiro e contabilidade, entre outros. Responsabilidades do estagiário: - Auxiliar o time da Controladoria Corporativa em diversas analises financeiras e contábeis; - Auxiliar no fechamento mensal e anual da contabilidade; - Auxiliar na atividades administrativas da equipe; - Auxiliar no atendimento à auditoria externa bem como no levantamento das informações necessárias; - Auxiliar nas atividades de controles internos (processos) pois esta é uma área que esta dentro da controladoria corporativa; Qualificações Estar cursando Graduação em Contabilidade, Economia, Administração. Inglês avançado Disponibilidade para estagiar em São Paulo por período de 6 horas diárias.
Alcoa United States
Sep 22, 2017
Business Intelligence Solutions Lead + Pittsburgh, PA + Full-time Company Description Alcoa Corporation is a global industry leader in the production of bauxite, alumina and aluminum, enhanced by a strong portfolio of value-added cast and rolled products and substantial energy assets. Alcoa Corporation draws on the innovation culture, customer relationships and strong brand of ParentCo. Previously known as the Aluminum Company of America, ParentCo pioneered the aluminum industry 128 years ago with the discovery of the first commercial process for the affordable production of aluminum. Since the discovery, Alcoa aluminum was used in the Wright brothers’ first flight (1903), ParentCo helped produce the first aluminum-sheathed skyscraper (1952), the first all-aluminum vehicle frame (1994) and the first aluminum beer bottle (2004). Today, Alcoa Corporation extends this heritage of product and process innovation as it strives to continuously redefine world-class operational performance at its locations, while partnering with its customers across its range of global products. We believe that the lightweight capabilities and enhanced performance attributes that aluminum offers across a number of end markets are in increasingly high demand and underpin strong growth prospects for Alcoa Corporation. Alcoa Corporation’s operations encompass all major production processes in the primary aluminum industry value chain, which we believe provides Alcoa Corporation with a strong platform from which to serve our customers in each critical segment. Job Description •This position will provide project leadership for the discovery, design, delivery, and support of new and existing business analytics solutions. The current portfolio of applications and tools in this area include an Oracle global data warehouse, Microsoft Business Intelligence applications, Hyperion planning applications, Essbase cubes and supporting reporting tools. Additional applications / tools to be considered for the portfolio will include mobile and cloud analytics solutions. •This position will work on teams with other Alcoans as well as onshore and offshore contract team members to deliver and support business intelligence solutions to various internal customers within Alcoa. This position will liaise within the Alcoa Information Technology and Automation Solutions (ITAS) organization to promote BI solution concepts, best practices, and tools to expand Alcoa's BI penetration and deliver business results. •This position will interact with Alcoa's technical teams and/or vendors to resolve technical decisions and / or issues. •Scope of responsibilities is global. •Lead the project development and execution, resulting in the successful delivery of business analytics solutions which meet or exceed customer expectations.•Develop an in-depth understanding of the business processes or technologies in area(s) of assignment; participate in, and learn how to perform, the analysis of the customer's processes to identify gaps and opportunities for improvement.•Establish and maintain a high level of customer interaction within area of responsibility in order to identify and recommend new BI solutions, enhancements to existing BI solutions, and/or business process improvements in order to achieve continued business results. •Deliver results through the effective use of remote personnel or teams who do not have a direct reporting relationship to the incumbent. Ensure support resources have appropriate training and documentation to deliver project results or resolve customer support issues.•Provide reactionary support and proactive preventative maintenance on existing solutions, interfaces, or technologies within assigned areas or responsibility, with minimal supervision. Ensure all service interruptions are investigated and communicated appropriately. Establish appropriate solution support processes and procedures, including key performance/quality metrics and indicators. •Establish and maintain a strong partnership with global Alcoa ITAS team members to jointly define new opportunities to leverage BI/Data Analytics techniques, processes, and tools within their functional business or technical areas, as well as transition new/existing solutions, where appropriate.•Pursue continuous learning consistent with the movement in job requirements, changes in technology, and changes in the customer business organization. •Strong customer relationship skills with proven ability to work across all levels of the organization, from executive management to shop floor. •Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills, particularly in dynamic and/or unstructured environments. •Efficient and effective verbal and written communication skills to promote understanding, insight, and/or action by others.•Proven ability to organize business process data into information and leverage existing data from other internal and/or external sources.•Proven ability to thrive in a fast-paced, deadline-oriented, and results-oriented environment.•Proven ability to quickly learn and apply business and/or technical knowledge to new situations with meaningful results.•Proven ability to provide work direction to multiple cross-functional teams in both technical and business areas to sustain progress and achieve targeted outcomes.•Proven ability to effectively manage a set of multiple existing solutions for one or more customer areas. •Ability to manage large projects from concept to completion.•Extensive knowledge of Information and Process Systems technologies.•Broad knowledge of Business and Manufacturing Processes, with significant detailed knowledge in one or more functional areas.•Applied knowledge of IT audit requirements Qualifications •Bachelor’s degree in computer science, business, engineering, IT, math, or related subject.•Minimum 6 years IT experience in an applications development / support role. •Solid understanding of system life cycle.•Project management experience in leading several small to large projects, and a demonstrated solid understanding of project management processes, methodologies and techniques.•3 or more years' experience in Oracle Financial development and application support•1-2 years IT experience with current and/or prior versions of Oracle Hyperion.•1-2 years IT experience with current and/or prior versions of Oracle Hyperion Tax Provisioning. Preferred Qualifications•2 or more years developing and enhancing business analytics / business intelligence or manufacturing intelligence applications.•Technical knowledge and experience with data warehousing, data marts, and a wide range of business intelligence and analytical tools.•Demonstrated experience with current and/or prior versions of Oracle Hyperion Financial Management•Demonstrated experience implementing advanced analytics in areas such as big data, predictive analytics, unstructured analytics, and cloud analytics.•MBA or relevant Master's Degree Additional Information The role may require domestic and/or international travel
Alcoa United States
Sep 22, 2017
Mechanical Reliability Lead + Newburgh, IN + Full-time Company Description Alcoa Corporation is a global industry leader in the production of bauxite, alumina and aluminum, enhanced by a strong portfolio of value-added cast and rolled products and substantial energy assets. Alcoa Corporation draws on the innovation culture, customer relationships and strong brand of Alcoa. Previously known as the Aluminum Company of America, Alcoa pioneered the aluminum industry 128 years ago with the discovery of the first commercial process for the affordable production of aluminum. Since the discovery, Alcoa aluminum was used in the Wright brothers’ first flight (1903), Alcoa helped produce the first aluminum-sheathed skyscraper (1952), the first all-aluminum vehicle frame (1994) and the first aluminum beer bottle (2004).Today, Alcoa Corporation extends this heritage of product and process innovation as it strives to continuously redefine world-class operational performance at its locations, while partnering with its customers across its range of global products. We believe that the lightweight capabilities and enhanced performance attributes that aluminum offers across a number of end markets are in increasingly high demand and underpin strong growth prospects for Alcoa Corporation.Alcoa Corporation’s operations encompass all major production processes in the primary aluminum industry value chain, which we believe provides Alcoa Corporation with a strong platform from which to serve our customers in each critical segment. Job Description Primary Purpose of the Function + Improve the financial position of Warrick Operations by improving the reliability and cost to maintain assets. + Focus will be on mechanical systems/failure modes at the site. + Position will directly supervise a semi-automious work group (5-8 persons) of condition monitoring technicians. + Technologies used by team will include: lubrication; infrared; vibration, and ultrasonics; plus any others deemed beneficial. + Position will partner with Electrical Reliability Lead (Peer) and Reliability Group Lead (direct Supervisor) to deliver business results Major activities/Key Challenges + Own the mechanical condition monitoring program at Warrick Operations (excluding power plant). Include the planning, execution, interpretation of diagnostics, and partnering with department maintenance organizations to mitigate anomalies. + Key liaison with outside vendors that support condition monitoring program + Lead problem solving, equipment design changes and equipment maintenance plan modifications to drive asset reliability + Track cost avoidance and KPIs that are key to improving business results + Educate and sell business leaders on opportunities. Essential Knowledge & Skills/Education + Strong understanding and ability to quickly comprehend mechanical systems and failure modes + Demonstrated problem solving using data. + Passion to learn and improve. + Effective team leader and team member. Energizes others + Ability in influence business leaders, peers, and team members professionally with data, logic and presentation skills + Ability to develop the mechanical craft technicians into a high performance work team. Major Customers + Smelting, Ingot, Rolling, Fab, and CMS maintenance and operating departments Qualifications + Minimum education High school or GED equivalent + Minimum 3 years of heavy industry experience in mechanical maintenance or engineering. + Employees must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position. Preferred Qualifications + Bachelor of Science degree in an engineering or technical discipline; will consider candidates without a degree that have significant reliability/maintenance experience. + 2 years of direct team leadership experience + CMRP (Certified Maintenance and Reliability Professional) certification – the candidate will be required to obtain certification in 12 months + PdM technology certifications in IR, UE, Lube, Vibe. The candidate will need to be Level I in each of these technologies in 18 months; Level II in one month. Additional Information All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.
Alcoa United States
Sep 22, 2017
Vacation Student - Electrical Engineer (Wagerup & Kwinana) + Kwinana Beach, Australia + Intern Company Description Alcoa Corporation is a global industry leader in the production of bauxite, alumina and aluminum, enhanced by a strong portfolio of value-added cast and rolled products and substantial energy assets. Alcoa Corporation draws on the innovation culture, customer relationships and strong brand of ParentCo. Previously known as the Aluminum Company of America, ParentCo pioneered the aluminum industry 128 years ago with the discovery of the first commercial process for the affordable production of aluminum. Since the discovery, Alcoa aluminum was used in the Wright brothers’ first flight (1903), ParentCo helped produce the first aluminum-sheathed skyscraper (1952), the first all-aluminum vehicle frame (1994) and the first aluminum beer bottle (2004). Today, Alcoa Corporation extends this heritage of product and process innovation as it strives to continuously redefine world-class operational performance at its locations, while partnering with its customers across its range of global products. We believe that the lightweight capabilities and enhanced performance attributes that aluminum offers across a number of end markets are in increasingly high demand and underpin strong growth prospects for Alcoa Corporation. Alcoa Corporation’s operations encompass all major production processes in the primary aluminum industry value chain, which we believe provides Alcoa Corporation with a strong platform from which to serve our customers in each critical segment. Pioneer. Innovator. Leader. Since the dawn of the aluminium industry, the name Alcoa has been synonymous with operational excellence and leadership in the production of Bauxite, Alumina and Aluminium products. We invented the aluminium industry in 1888 and we continue to innovate with new technologies and processes. Alcoa has been sustainably mining, refining and smelting in Australia since 1961. The Australian operations comprise of three alumina refineries situated in Kwinana, Pinjarra and Wagerup, two associated bauxite mines (Huntly & Willowdale) situated in the Darling Ranges and two shipping terminals at Kwinana and Bunbury in Western Australia. Job Description We have an opportunity for Electrical & Instrumentation Engineering students in their penultimate year of study to experience working at Alcoa’s Alumina Refineries at Kwinana or Wagerup for a 12 week period. You will be working alongside a mentor and manager to assist and coach you through selected projects and ensure you gain the hands on experience you are looking for. You will be required to travel to and from site each working day. Qualifications For students to be successful in their application, it is advantageous if they have the following; + Students must be in their penultimate year of their degree + Impressive university grades. Please include your grades in your application + Outline any current extracurricular activities or employment, work experience or any other information to support your application. Additional Information There are many opportunities and benefits that can be enjoyed whilst you are a Vacation Student at Alcoa. Among the many, we view our Vacation Students favourably to the Alcoa Graduate Program that will in turn provide you with a successful career. Alcoa’s environment encourages diversity, fosters communication, involvement, knowledge-sharing and teamwork which ensures we maximise your full potential and the company’s success. Alcoa is committed to attracting the very best people. Our people accept responsibility; have a commitment to excellence, health, safety and the environment. Electrical & Instrumentation Engineering students with relevant working rights who are studying at a WA University are eligible to apply. Applications close: Monday 25th September 2017 Alcoa embraces diversity and encourages applications from women and people of all backgrounds. This position is available only to permanent Australian residents or applicants who hold the relevant Visa with authority to work in Australia. Please ensure this information is clearly stated on your application. You will be contacted only if you are shortlisted for an interview, this process can take up to 4 weeks from the closing date. All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.
Alcoa United States
Sep 22, 2017
Process Technician + Newburgh, IN + Full-time Company Description Alcoa Corporation is a global industry leader in the production of bauxite, alumina and aluminum, enhanced by a strong portfolio of value-added cast and rolled products and substantial energy assets. Alcoa Corporation draws on the innovation culture, customer relationships and strong brand of ParentCo. Previously known as the Aluminum Company of America, ParentCo pioneered the aluminum industry 128 years ago with the discovery of the first commercial process for the affordable production of aluminum. Since the discovery, Alcoa aluminum was used in the Wright brothers’ first flight (1903), ParentCo helped produce the first aluminum-sheathed skyscraper (1952), the first all-aluminum vehicle frame (1994) and the first aluminum beer bottle (2004). Today, Alcoa Corporation extends this heritage of product and process innovation as it strives to continuously redefine world-class operational performance at its locations, while partnering with its customers across its range of global products. We believe that the lightweight capabilities and enhanced performance attributes that aluminum offers across a number of end markets are in increasingly high demand and underpin strong growth prospects for Alcoa Corporation. Alcoa Corporation’s operations encompass all major production processes in the primary aluminum industry value chain, which we believe provides Alcoa Corporation with a strong platform from which to serve our customers in each critical segment. Job Description The Process Technician’s role is to learn the raw materials, equipment, and processes of smelting in order to support the production of aluminum. The tech will work with the production, process, and maintenance organizations in order facilitate process improvements to improve plant performance. The individual must fully understand all aspects of the materials, equipment, processes, and procedures and facilitate change to achieve the maximum achievable output from a business standpoint. Qualifications + 5 years of experience in Aluminum Smelting process. + Employees must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position. Preferred Qualifications: + Demonstrated organized approach for data management and analysis + Demonstrated ability to lead and execute on difficult projects of significant impact tolocation Additional Information All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.
Alcoa United States
Sep 22, 2017
Transportation Analyst + Székesfehérvár, Hungary + Full-time Company Description Alcoa Corporation is a global industry leader in the production of bauxite, alumina and aluminum, enhanced by a strong portfolio of value-added cast and rolled products and substantial energy assets. Alcoa Corporation draws on the innovation culture, customer relationships and strong brand of ParentCo. Previously known as the Aluminum Company of America, ParentCo pioneered the aluminum industry 128 years ago with the discovery of the first commercial process for the affordable production of aluminum. Since the discovery, Alcoa aluminum was used in the Wright brothers’ first flight (1903), ParentCo helped produce the first aluminum-sheathed skyscraper (1952), the first all-aluminum vehicle frame (1994) and the first aluminum beer bottle (2004). Today, Alcoa Corporation extends this heritage of product and process innovation as it strives to continuously redefine world-class operational performance at its locations, while partnering with its customers across its range of global products. We believe that the lightweight capabilities and enhanced performance attributes that aluminum offers across a number of end markets are in increasingly high demand and underpin strong growth prospects for Alcoa Corporation. Alcoa Corporation’s operations encompass all major production processes in the primary aluminum industry value chain, which we believe provides Alcoa Corporation with a strong platform from which to serve our customers in each critical segment. Job Description We are looking for a colleague for Transportation Analyst position. Tasks: + Supporting the Third Party Logistics Company with issue resolution of freight invoices + Preparing, updating and improving daily, weekly, monthly, quarterly and ad-hoc reports using different internal and external database source + Database management: handling and escalating all the reported issues corresponding the transportation related system/database in use Participating in annual road freight tender preparation and further maintenance of freight prices + Calculating and applying quarterly fuel adjustment on freight prices and communicating it to the carriers + Contract management: reviewing and sending out transportation related contracts and further follow up on them on a timely manner + ASAT management: monthly support of Alcoa Self Audit Tool requirements + Container shipment related activities: booking vessels, completing shipping instructions, reviewing and managing Bill of Lading and daily update of already organized shipments + Strong, daily cooperation with the Transportation Team supporting their needs + Keeping contact with carriers, Alcoa locations, other internal departments and Third Party Logistics Providers Qualifications + Strong written and verbal communication skills in English and preferably in Spanish as well + Exceptional administrative and analytical skills with attention to detail + Ability to prioritize tasks and good organizational skills + Ability to read, understand and further analyze domestic and international shipping documents, contracts and procedures in a timely manner + Working knowledge of Oracle and experience in Accounts Payable dept. is an advantage + Strong Office Skills (Outlook, Excel, Word and PowerPoint) + Previous experience in Transportation & Logistics field is an advantage + Clear criminal records are required, request for certificate will be processed by the company Additional Information All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.
Alcoa United States
Sep 22, 2017
ENG PROC/QUA SR I + São Luís, Brazil + Full-time Company Description QUEM SOMOS O Consórcio de Alumínio do Maranhão - ALUMAR é um dos maiores complexos de produção de alumínio primário e alumina do mundo. Inaugurado em Julho de 1984, é formado pelas empresas Alcoa, South 32 e RioTinto, e desempenha um papel importante no Maranhão. A Alumar estrutura o seu modelo de negócios apoiada no conceito de sustentabilidade, incorporando em seu dia a dia critérios que asseguram o sucesso econômico, preservação ambiental e a responsabilidade social. Um dos pilares desse modelo é o Sistema de Gestão da Alcoa (ABS) que busca a melhoria contínua na qualidade do sistema produtivo: diminuindo custos, reduzindo tempo de produção e melhorando as condições de saúde, segurança e meio ambiente no local de trabalho. NOSSOS VALORES Agir com Integridade Operar com Excelência Cuidar das Pessoas Job Description Descrição Resumida Desenvolver estudos e projetos para melhoria da eficiência do processo, cujos resultados terão impacto em produção, performance, custos e qualidade. Desenvolver estratégias inovadoras e propor soluções para os problemas atuais de operação, através da compreensão aprofundada do Processo Bayer e do comportamento físico-químico na área de atuação, com foco no gerenciamento de resultados. Descrição Detalhada - Participar de processos críticos como líder, membro e/ou facilitador, contribuindo para atingir e manter a situação sob controle e capaz. · Desenvolver modelos matemáticos para simulação do processo real, permitindo de maneira precisa e rápida elaborar projeções para o futuro ou analisar problemas presentes. · Desenvolver monitoramento robusto do processo de forma a prever e resolver problemas. · Identificar oportunidades de melhoria e antecipar mudanças que devam ser feitas ou tomar medidas corretivas, através da discussão direta dos problemas existentes, de relatório ou artigos técnicos ou treinamento formal, quando necessário. · Promover o desenvolvimento do pensamento estatístico, através do uso de ferramentas como controle estatístico de processo e planejamento de experimentos. · Enriquecer as habilidades técnicas do pessoal de operação, fornecendo as ferramentas técnicas necessárias (Material de referência escrito, aplicações de computador etc.) e o treinamento requerido para usa-las, assegurando um alto padrão de qualidade das operações. · Participar das atividades de planejamento operacional, implementação do plano tecnológico e avaliação de necessidades de gasto de capital. Qualifications Formação: Engenharia Quimica Nível avançado de inglês Conhecimentos no Processo Bayer e Pacote MS Office
Alcoa United States
Sep 22, 2017
Junior - Information System Specialist - Finance Systems + Pittsburgh, PA + Full-time Company Description Alcoa Corporation is a global industry leader in the production of bauxite, alumina and aluminum, enhanced by a strong portfolio of value-added cast and rolled products and substantial energy assets. Alcoa Corporation draws on the innovation culture, customer relationships and strong brand of Alcoa. Previously known as the Aluminum Company of America, Alcoa pioneered the aluminum industry 128 years ago with the discovery of the first commercial process for the affordable production of aluminum. Since the discovery, Alcoa aluminum was used in the Wright brothers’ first flight (1903), Alcoa helped produce the first aluminum-sheathed skyscraper (1952), the first all-aluminum vehicle frame (1994) and the first aluminum beer bottle (2004).Today, Alcoa Corporation extends this heritage of product and process innovation as it strives to continuously redefine world-class operational performance at its locations, while partnering with its customers across its range of global products. We believe that the lightweight capabilities and enhanced performance attributes that aluminum offers across a number of end markets are in increasingly high demand and underpin strong growth prospects for Alcoa Corporation.Alcoa Corporation’s operations encompass all major production processes in the primary aluminum industry value chain, which we believe provides Alcoa Corporation with a strong platform from which to serve our customers in each critical segment. Job Description The primary purpose of the position is to manage the general finance system support and improvement program with focus on Oracle General Ledger application, Oracle Fixed Assets, Project Accounting, eRFA, Oracle Time and Labor and T&E Concur Application.The incumbent will participate as an internal consultant to Alcoa’s businesses and various customer groups to understand their business needs and guide them through solutions available. The role will interact with Alcoa's technical teams and/or the vendor to resolve technical decisions and / or issues.Major Activities + Liaises with the finance operational group, in particular business process owners and application key users of multiple regions and time zones + Directs developer group on- and offshore on new developments, enhancements and remediation work + Partners with software provider for software releases, upgrades and remediation needs + Provide secondary support to colleagues within the IT Finance Systems group + Provides expertise to internal customer on functional design specifications + Ensures sufficient technical documentation + Manages IT system change control processes + Manages small to medium sized implementation projects through analysis, design, build, test and deployment + Manages software standardization and supports cross region application rollouts + Provide reactionary support and preventive maintenance on systems and interfaces in assigned areas of responsibility, with minimal supervision + Identifies improvement areas and drive changes to technology enabled best practice + Identifies training needs with respect to the managed applications; supports user application training + Operate within Alcoa IS standards, follow appropriate methodologies, support and compliance processes and procedures + Manage Service Level Agreement (SLA) processes in assigned areas of responsibility as required Qualifications + Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science/IT/IS, Business, Math, Finance, Engineering, Economics or Accounting/procurement from an accredited institution + minimum 6 months experience in it financial systems (could be from internship) + Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship Preferred Qualifications + Understanding of financial processes and flows + Experience in Oracle Finance Applications + Experience in Concur T&E application + Working knowledge in project management; round understanding of systems analysis, design, and programming techniques + Ability to work in multicultural & virtual team environments; used to work independent, self-starter + Strong written, oral communication and listening skills + Strong analytical skills; ability to identify and resolve issues Additional Information All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.
Alcoa United States
Sep 22, 2017
Health and Safety Coordinator + Ferndale, WA + Full-time Company Description Alcoa Corporation is a global industry leader in the production of bauxite, alumina and aluminum, enhanced by a strong portfolio of value-added cast and rolled products and substantial energy assets. Alcoa Corporation draws on the innovation culture, customer relationships and strong brand of ParentCo. Previously known as the Aluminum Company of America, ParentCo pioneered the aluminum industry 128 years ago with the discovery of the first commercial process for the affordable production of aluminum. Since the discovery, Alcoa aluminum was used in the Wright brothers’ first flight (1903), ParentCo helped produce the first aluminum-sheathed skyscraper (1952), the first all-aluminum vehicle frame (1994) and the first aluminum beer bottle (2004). Today, Alcoa Corporation extends this heritage of product and process innovation as it strives to continuously redefine world-class operational performance at its locations, while partnering with its customers across its range of global products. We believe that the lightweight capabilities and enhanced performance attributes that aluminum offers across a number of end markets are in increasingly high demand and underpin strong growth prospects for Alcoa Corporation. Alcoa Corporation’s operations encompass all major production processes in the primary aluminum industry value chain, which we believe provides Alcoa Corporation with a strong platform from which to serve our customers in each critical segment. Job Description The Health & Safety Superintendent will be expected to coordinate and interpret, implement and monitor the H&S management system aligned against OHSAS18001 protocols. The incumbent will provide support to the operating department for the efficient operations of the area, dealing with problems occurring in a rapid and decisive manner to maintain safe and clean production of final product. The role will have direct reports from the safety and industrial hygiene functions. Qualifications + Bachelor’s Degree This could be an entry level position for the right candidate.Preferred Qualifications:• Prefer the Bachelors Degree is in Occupational Health & Safety or similar technical discipline • Experience planning and implementing Health & Safety programs in a Manufacturing environment. • Experience with regulatory compliance, incident investigation, and safety engineering Additional Information All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.
Alcoa United States
Sep 22, 2017
Power Plant Operator + Newburgh, IN + Full-time Company Description Alcoa Corporation is a global industry leader in the production of bauxite, alumina and aluminum, enhanced by a strong portfolio of value-added cast and rolled products and substantial energy assets. Alcoa Corporation draws on the innovation culture, customer relationships and strong brand of ParentCo. Previously known as the Aluminum Company of America, ParentCo pioneered the aluminum industry 128 years ago with the discovery of the first commercial process for the affordable production of aluminum. Since the discovery, Alcoa aluminum was used in the Wright brothers’ first flight (1903), ParentCo helped produce the first aluminum-sheathed skyscraper (1952), the first all-aluminum vehicle frame (1994) and the first aluminum beer bottle (2004). Today, Alcoa Corporation extends this heritage of product and process innovation as it strives to continuously redefine world-class operational performance at its locations, while partnering with its customers across its range of global products. We believe that the lightweight capabilities and enhanced performance attributes that aluminum offers across a number of end markets are in increasingly high demand and underpin strong growth prospects for Alcoa Corporation. Alcoa Corporation’s operations encompass all major production processes in the primary aluminum industry value chain, which we believe provides Alcoa Corporation with a strong platform from which to serve our customers in each critical segment. Job Description Operate compressors, pumps, pulverizers, boilers, turbin generators, switchyard equipment and additional auxiliary equipment to produce electricity, potable water, smelting steam, and high temperature water for consumption in the smelting plant. A Power Plant Operator controls the generation of electricity of electrical power by operating and maintaining fuel systems such as ash, demineralizer and others, to ensure the smelter operation is continuously receiving the necessary electrical power to produce aluminum. Qualifications Basic Qualifications: Must have a high school diploma or GED with 3 years full-time light to heavy industrial or power industry work experience and ability to perform physically demanding work activities. Must be able to do shift work including weekends. Preferred Qualifications: Ideal candidates should have experience in fuel systems, boilers, turbines, electrostatic, precipitators, condensate systems, feed water systems, high voltage switching, along with monitoring and maintaining the above systems. The Power Plant Operator must also be able to perform the other essential functions of the position. Additional Information All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.
Alcoa United States
Sep 22, 2017
Labor Relations Specialist + Newburgh, IN + Full-time Company Description Alcoa Corporation is a global industry leader in the production of bauxite, alumina and aluminum, enhanced by a strong portfolio of value-added cast and rolled products and substantial energy assets. Alcoa Corporation draws on the innovation culture, customer relationships and strong brand of ParentCo. Previously known as the Aluminum Company of America, ParentCo pioneered the aluminum industry 128 years ago with the discovery of the first commercial process for the affordable production of aluminum. Since the discovery, Alcoa aluminum was used in the Wright brothers’ first flight (1903), ParentCo helped produce the first aluminum-sheathed skyscraper (1952), the first all-aluminum vehicle frame (1994) and the first aluminum beer bottle (2004). Today, Alcoa Corporation extends this heritage of product and process innovation as it strives to continuously redefine world-class operational performance at its locations, while partnering with its customers across its range of global products. We believe that the lightweight capabilities and enhanced performance attributes that aluminum offers across a number of end markets are in increasingly high demand and underpin strong growth prospects for Alcoa Corporation. Alcoa Corporation’s operations encompass all major production processes in the primary aluminum industry value chain, which we believe provides Alcoa Corporation with a strong platform from which to serve our customers in each critical segment. Job Description The Labor Relations Specialist is responsible for ensuring effective administration and compliance of Employment & Labor Law,Industrial Relations, Compliance Line, Worker’s Compensation and other workplace policies. The incumbent will have day-to-day contact with front-line supervision in the daily implementation of the labor contract for approximately 850 unionized employees. Major activities/Key challenges: + The principal responsibility of this position to establish a labor relations climate that is conducive to fostering a relationship with the USWA that supports our joint partnership philosophy striving for win-win solutions to issues; and constructive change consistent with the Alcoa Warrick business plan. + Execute the Warrick Labor Relations course and strategy. + Administer, interpret and apply the master labor agreement. + Identify, initiate, and negotiate work practice changes consistent with the Warrick business plan. + Recognize and identify potential labor relations problem and recommend acceptable methods to avoid or resolve such problems. + Counsel and advise all levels of management concerning potential and/or current employee/labor relations issues. + Negotiate and administer local agreements. + Assist in investigation, interpretation and resolution of the grievance procedure, including preparation and presentation of grievances at arbitration. Essential Knowledge & Skills/Education + Experience in contract administration and grievance resolution + Demonstrated working knowledge of federal, state and local employment/labor laws and regulations. + Excellent oral and written communication skills. + Strong conflict resolution and problem solving stills. + Highly competent in building relationships. + Strong organization skills and ability to prioritize multiple projects in a fast-paced, deadline-oriented environment. Major Customers + Plant Management, USW Local 104 an all employees. Qualifications + Bachelor's degree in Human Resources, Labor Relations or related field. + 5 years of Industrial Relations experience working with a labor union. Preferred Qualifications: + Professional certification within HR or IR discipline preferred: i.e. PHR or SPHR certification + Experience working with USW. Additional Information All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.