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Junior Press Operator

Posting Start Date: Oct 19, 2021

Location: Mississauga, ON, CA

Company: Cascades

Your Challenge!

Cascades Flexible Packaging (CFP) is located in Mississauga, Ontario. The plant operates on a 24/7 basis with a mix of continental rotating shift work. CFP operates single and multi-layer blown film extruders, as well as, two world-class wide web flexo presses that manufacture printed film for a diverse range of end consumer applications.  The plant continuously cultivates its safety program and strives for employee-driven improvements.

Cascades Flexible Packaging is currently looking for a skilled and motivated Flexo Press Operator to join the production team based in Mississauga, ON

Compensation Data

• The wage rate for a Flexo Press Operator position is between $21 - $27 per hour depending on the experience and skill level of the candidate;
• The Company also provides employees a full benefits package (includes extended health, dental, vision care, life insurance, RRSP, EAP, LTD etc.);
• Profit sharing scheme for all employees;
• Company supplies uniforms and an annual safety boot allowance;
• The position offers the training & opportunity to grow;
• Specialized training given by technical experts in the industry.

Job Description

As a Flexo Press Operator you will responsible for the following:

• Respects and follows Cascades Flexible Packaging safety rules; maintains a clean, safe and organized work environment
• Reporting issues and assisting in safety-related improvements
• Ensure quality procedures are being followed and the product meets quality expectations
• Coordinate and supervise production department activities such as, production planning, product manufacturing and quality standard application
• Optimize production planning, systems, and work methods while maintaining health & safety, deadlines, costs, and quality
• Complete daily reports such as, OEE, transition sheet, set-up check lists, and QC documentation
• Ensure proper allocation for department coverage and coordinate break schedules
• Manage and train employees to ensure transfer of knowledge
• Responsible for running the press at expected production rates, conducting setups and press-related troubleshooting
• Communicate expectations and problem-solve during shift changes; interact with other departments to maximize efficiency
• Any other duties requested by your supervisor


An ideal Flexo Press Operator will have

• Able to colour match; colour-blind test required
• At least 5+ years' experience in flexographic printing
• Candidates with experience printing on polyethylene film will be given special consideration

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Cascades believes in the success of an inclusive organization that values diversity within its team. It will fairly consider all those qualified for this position. The use of the masculine in our communication refers to both women and men.


About Cascades


Being part of Cascades means revealing the full potential of matter, people and ideas. We are a source of possibilities. Since 1964, we have been offering sustainable, innovative and value-creating solutions in terms of packaging, hygiene and recovery.

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