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PRODUCTION OPERATORS FOR THE SUMMER - NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY

Posting Start Date: May 14, 2019

Location: Lancaster, NY, US

Company: Cascades

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.

 

CASCADES CONTAINERBOARD PACKAGING

The Containerboard Packaging Group, a division of Cascades, is the largest containerboard producer in Canada, and is also a top converter of corrugated products in the country. The Group manufactures a wide range of products made from recycled fibres for its North American customers in the food, beverage and consumer products sectors, among many others. The Division, which employs close to 3,400 people, owns six containerboard mills and nineteen corrugated products plants in Canada and the United States.

Job Description

Currently hiring production operators to assist us this summer.  The shifts are either 1 shift (6AM – 2PM) or 2nd shift (2PM – 10PM).  The rate is $14+/hour plus shift differential.  NO EXPERIENCE NEEDED!

 

Job Responsibilities

As a Production Operator, you will:

  • Operate equipment in a safe and efficient manner by following all company safety rules and procedures
  • Continuous improvement of set-up times and run efficiencies
  • Maintains entire work area around machine to ensure it is kept neat and clean following 5S criteria
  • Maintains all necessary production records and reports and reviews manufacturing cards for variances
  • Reports breakdowns, damages, and excess wear of production tools and equipment
  • Loads and unloads materials to and from machines as required

Qualifications

The successful candidate will possess the following:

  • Excellent attendance and punctuality
  • Mechanical aptitude for production equipment
  • Mathematical aptitude
  • Basic troubleshooting skills
  • Familiarity with common tools
  • Basic computer skills to include data entry
  • Ability to learn and use basic measuring devices such as rulers
  • Ability to write and record information legibly
  • Ability to read, understand, and follow work instructions
  • Attention to detail
  • Self-starter
  • Strong work ethic
  •  Performs basic troubleshooting on equipment.
  • Understands basic quality standards. Able to inspect for specific quality attributes.
  • Attention to detail, asks for clarification when uncertain of quality requirements.

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: Buffalo

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