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Industrial Hygienist

Posting Start Date: Jun 19, 2022

Location: Kingsey Falls, QC, CA

Company: Cascades

Your challenge!

Reporting to the V-P Health Management, the Industrial Hygienist’s mission is to support the units in the monitoring, assessment and resolution of workplace health and safety issues.


Duties include evaluating chemical or biological physical dangers like air quality, ergonomic challenges, dangerous sound levels and even productivity, through the establishment of and adherence to health and safety related regulations and protocols.

Why work at Cascades


  • Work environment focused on sharing knowledge and valuing individual and team successes.
  • Profit sharing;
  • RRSP and group insurance with a large employer contribution;
  • Personal computer equipment purchase program;
  • Work-family balance (telecommuting, flexible hours);
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP);
  • Training Centre;
  • Long-term career management plan;
  • Many other Cascades benefits!

Individual responsibilities


  • Analyze the risks associated with the work environments for which a mandate has been obtained include in-house hazards as well as community or environmental hazards;
  • Carry out, if necessary, sampling for suspected contaminants, thermal stress, noise, etc;
  • Analyze the data collected and produce reports/action plans to ensure compliance with health and safety laws and regulations;
  • Develop and deploy, if necessary, the proposed programs, solutions and action plans, (e.g.: respiratory protection program, hearing protection, etc.)
  • Develop and deliver the necessary training to groups of individuals who need to be trained;
  • Carry out, when necessary, the follow-up of the progress of the corrective measures and/or action plans.

Your background and strengths


  • College diploma in environment, hygiene and occupational safety or higher, combined with at least 5 years of relevant experience in a hygiene or OHS prevention position or any other relevant experience;
  • Advanced knowledge of Occupational Health and Safety Laws and Regulations, particularly the RROHS;
  • Have keen observation and reporting skills in order to properly assess and report on potential problems.
  • Strong computer skills, attention to detail and record keeping skills
  • Adopt, at all times, a professional attitude;
  • Fluency in French and English, both written and spoken;
  • Possess an excellent analytical and synthetic mind;
  • Proficiency in the Microsoft Office Suite;
  • Enjoy working on several files at the same time with precision;
  • Ability to manage time and priorities in an environment with tight deadlines.


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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 women and men.


About Cascades


To be part of Cascades is to reveal the full potential of materials, people and ideas. We are source of possibilities.
Since 1964, we have been providing sustainable, innovative and value-creating solutions in packaging, hygiene and recovery.

Join 12,000 women and men working in a network of more than 90 operating units located in North America and Europe. 

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