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General Labour/Forklift Operator

Posting Start Date: Jul 21, 2021

Location: Brantford, ON, CA

Company: Cascades

Job Description

This position is responsible for loading and unloading of product and containers from trucks and trailers. Assisting your Lead Hand, Supervisor or Plant Manager in preparing containers or equipment for our customers. Its a day shift - 6:30 am- 3 pm

Job Responsibilities

  • Sorting and various other General Labour duties
  • Loading and unloading product using Forklift
  • Prepare containers or equipment and load into trucks, as requested by your Lead Hand/Supervisor or Cascades Drivers.
  • Ensure all containers and equipment are thoroughly cleaned, free of debris and in good operating condition before being shipped to our customers..


  • 3-5 years manufacturing experience
  • Counterbalance Forklift training and certification (will be trained)


Physical Demands

  • Must be able to lift, push and pull a minimum of 50 pounds
  • Will perform duties that require repetitive motion
  • Must be able to sit and stand for extended periods of time
  • Will be required to bend, kneel and climb stairs
  • Will be exposed to seasonal weather conditions(hot/cold) due to working in a warehouse environment


Founded in 1964, Cascades produces, converts and markets packaging and tissue products that are composed mainly of recycled fibers. The Company employs 11,000 employees, who work in more than 90 production units located in North America and Europe. With its management philosophy, half a century of experience in recycling, and continuous efforts in research and development as driving forces, Cascades continues to deliver the innovative products that customers have come to rely on.


Cascades believes in the success of an inclusive organization that values diversity within its team. All qualified candidates will be considered for this position in a fair manner.

Use of the masculine in our communications refers equally to both men and women.


Job Segment: Warehouse, Plant, Equipment Operator, Plant Manager, Forklift, Manufacturing