Posting Start Date: Dec 2, 2023

Location: Mechanicville, NY, US

Company: Cascades

Why working for Cascades?


We are looking for an experienced Electrician! 


Cascades career currently includes:


  • Company-sponsored health and dental coverage available for the first of the month following date of hire.
  • 401(k) Retirement plan with company match
  • Profit sharing program for employees after 1 year
  • Nine paid holidays
  • Advancement opportunity
  • Gym allowance
  • safety shoes and clothing allowance
  • Normal schedule and OT available


SHIFT: Monday to Friday from 7am – 3:30pm.


Pay starts at $35.56 with great and FAST potential for growth!


Job Description


  • Maintain repair and or install electrical electronic and instrumentation equipment pneumatic controls and hydraulics
  • Ensure the safe installation, preventive maintenance and troubleshooting of electrical and electronic systems and equipments
  • Calibrate, adjust and program instruments and control devices for automated systems
  • Assist and operate various machinery and equipment with electrical aptitude



  • Degree or equivalent experience in Electrical/Instrumentation
  • Previous work experience 3-5 years in manufacturing (Paper Industry is an asset)
  • Rigorous ability to work autonomously and take initiative
  • Must be willing and flexible to do overtime for coverage even on short notice
  • Must be willing to participate in team work to do procedures health and safety work teams and any other problem-solving projects
  • Must be able to lift up to 50lbs in a stretching manner Position involves lots of physical work including lifting bending climbing steps and standing for extended period of time, depending on work schedule
  • Must be able to work at heights above 20ft Aerial lifts
  • Must be able to be on call for emergencies on a rotation


Nearest Major Market: Albany

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