Powerhouse Operator (Boiler)

Posting Start Date: Jul 9, 2024

Location: ASHLAND, VA, US, 23005

Company: Cascades


Welcome home! 


At Cascades, Sustainable Development means Respecting the True Nature of our 10,000 talents. We put you first: 



  • Salary range for Powerhouse Operator (Boiler)  : starting at $31.32 / hour

  • Schedule : must be available for rotating shifts & overtime as needed

  • Profit sharing plan

  • Telemedecine, Group insurance and pension plan with company contributions 

  • Employee assistance program (because we care about the physical and mental health of our people)

  • Annual flexible reimbursement program 



Develop your talents by applying your expertise within our facility in Ashland, as the Powerhouse Operator (Boiler) :



  • Follow all safety rules and standard operational procedures

  • Monitor and inspect equipment, alarms, safety devices, and meters to detect leaks or malfunctions and to ensure that equipment is operating efficiently and safely

  • Observe and interpret readings on gauges, meters, and charts registering various aspects of boiler operation

  • Analyze problems and take appropriate action to ensure continuous and reliable operation of the powerhouse

  • Attend and participate in daily crew meetings



There's no one quite like you! Respect your true nature by puting forward your strengths: 


  • Boiler license is ideal for position, or 3-5 years of related boiler experience - we are willing to offer the training & certification to the ideal candidate

  • Manufacturing experience and powerhouse experience and consistent work history preferred

  • High School Diploma/GED or equivalent and 3-5 years related experience required

  • Must show a commitment to an interdependent safety-first attitude

  • Consistently display positive behavior that supports the organization’s goals and objectives

  • Must be mechanically inclined and understand mechanical principles

  • This job entails bending, walking, lifting, and climbing throughout the shift

  • Ability to work independently and in a team empowerment culture

  • Highly flexible with the ability to adjust to the demands of the job, produce high quality work, and can be depended on to complete assigned tasks. Must be a self-starter

  • Ability to communicate well with others and able to participate in team meetings



We look forward to meeting you! 


Nearest Major Market: Richmond

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