We are a leading technology company specializing in optimizing, upgrading, and servicing hydroelectric systems. Our success lies in our state-of-the-art technology in the design and manufacture of components for hydro turbines, pump turbines and large pumps. Founded in 1986, American Hydro employs approximately 175 people, and it is owned by Wärtsilä Corporation, a global leader in smart technologies and complete lifecycle solutions for the marine and energy markets.
American Hydro is a company comprised of individuals highly motivated to provide the best quality products and services to our customers by working as a coordinated, professional team. Respect, Integrity, Open Communication, Drive, and Team Collaboration are the core values of our company. Safety is engrained in our culture and is paramount in everything we do. The ability to work collaboratively as a cohesive team, striving to exceed our customers’ expectations, guarantees the long-term success of American Hydro. We continuously focus on understanding the needs of our customers and adapt our strategy to fully meet those needs. Customer satisfaction is of the utmost importance for us.
Our aim is to create a positive work environment, where new ideas and everybody’s input are welcomed. Our team is proactive and operates with an entrepreneurial spirit and passion for what we do.
Most importantly, our people are our biggest asset. We work diligently to create opportunities and the environment for personal development and accomplishment. Individual satisfaction and the rewards derived from personal accomplishment provide the motivation and incentive to meet the continuing challenges for future growth. Such growth, in turn, creates additional opportunities for existing and new employees.
American Hydro Benefits
American Hydro Corporation recognizes how important benefits are to you! We are committed to helping our employees and their families enjoy the best possible physical, financial, and emotional well-being. This is way we provide a comprehensive, highly competitive benefits package, with the flexibility to make the choices that best meet your needs.
Quality health coverage, including Medical, Dental and Vision, is one of the most valuable benefits you enjoy as an American Hydro employee. Our benefits program offers plans to help keep you and your family healthy and also provide important protection in the event of illness or injury.
The company’s 401(k) Retirement Plan provides advantages you may not get with other types of savings plans and helps you meet one of life’s important goals – saving for a financially secure retirement.
The benefits include programs to help ensure financial security for you and your family, such as Life and AD&D Insurance, Short and Long-Term Disability and Accident and Critical Illness Insurance.
For further information, please contact us at HR@ahydro.com.
Current Open Positions
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Field Service Mechanical Engineer
Quality Engineering Co-Op
Field Service Representative
Hydraulic Engineering Co-Op Spring Term 2022
Mechanical Engineering Co-Op Spring Term 2022