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Shipper - Receiver

Posting Start Date: Jan 21, 2021

Location: Clarion, IA, US

Company: Cascades


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.


The Specialty Products Group, a division of Cascades, is a leader in the industrial packaging, food packaging and recovery sectors. The Group has 38 business units across North America and Europe and employs more than 2,200 employees.

Job Description

Reporting to the Head Shipper and Production Manager, the shipper will ensure that Cascades Moulded Pulp- Iowa products and raw materials are packaged, transported, stored, recorded and loaded properly by following the work instructions.  Employee must obtain Forklift Certification at Cascades Moulded Pulp Iowa to work this position.

Job Responsibilities

Ensure all functions are accomplished safely by following and enforcing the work instructions.

Operate lift trucks or hand trucks to convey, move or hoist materials to proper areas.

Operate the automatic stretch wrapper to wrap product.

Report defective or damaged materials or questionable conditions to the supervisor.

Accurately record prodcut moved, shipped, or recieved.  Basic math skills are required, as well as, the ability to read and write in English.

Inspect work environment and maintain it in a clean and safe condition.

Support the Safe Quality Food Packaging Systemp, as well as all other compny policies and programs .


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.


Nearest Major Market: Fort Dodge
Nearest Secondary Market: Ames

Job Segment: Shipping and Receiving, Warehouse, Forklift, Operations, Manufacturing