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Millwright / Mechanic

Posting Start Date: May 26, 2023

Location: Mississauga, ON, CA

Company: Cascades

Your Challenge!

Our team in Mississauga is looking for licensed skilled Millwright who has experience with an industrial environment. The successful candidate will be currently licensed (433A) and have a strong health and safety background, We are looking for a individual whose values reflect our own to join our team. 

Role & Responsibilities

Reporting to the Mechanical Supervisor, the successful Millwright candidate will be responsible for safe execution of the following functions:

  • Read blueprints, diagrams and schematic drawings to determine work procedures
  • Install, align take apart and move stationary industrial machinery and mechanical equipment, such as pumps, fans, tanks conveyors, furnaces and generators according to layout plans and using hand and power equipment
  • Inspect and examine machinery and equipment to detect and find irregularities and malfunctions
  • Install, troubleshoot and maintain power transmission, vacuum, hydraulic and pneumatic systems
  • Adjust machinery and repair or replace defective parts
  • Clean, lubricate and perform other routine maintenance work on machinery
  • Operate hoisting and lifting devices, such as cranes, jacks and tractors, to position machinery and parts during the installation, set-up and repair of machinery
  • Operate machine tools, such as lathes and grinders, to fabricate parts required during overhaul, maintenance or set-up of machinery
  • Assemble machinery and equipment prior to installation by using hand and power tools and welding equipment
  • Execute preventative maintenance activities including trouble shooting and repairs to all mill equipment in a timely manner
  • Participate in safety programs and ensure the application of our safety standards for all maintenance operations
  • Work in a safe productive manner to maximize quality, efficiency and availability while minimizing maintenance cost and unscheduled downtime


  • Industrial Maintenance Mechanic Millwright Certificate(433A)
  • Experience in manufacturing industry (papermill experience an asset but not mandatory)
  • Machining, Tig and Stick welding, Hydraulics, Pneumatics
  • Able to diagnose mechanical problems and expedite repair
  • Good understanding of Occupational Health and Safety regulations and able to work both safely and efficiently
  • Able to work on day shift with rotating weekend schedule (shift rotation and schedule is subject to change with notice)

Why Work for Cascades?

After successful completion of the probationary period, we will provide you with:

  • comprehensive health and dental plan,
  • vision care
  • pension plan with company match on voluntary contributions
  • bi-annual profit-sharing payments
  • life insurance
  • short term/long term disability plan
  • employee assistance program
  • company stock purchase plan option
  • annual boot allowance of $175.00
  • annual tool allowance $350
  • free prescription safety glasses
  • free custom-molded hearing protection
  • annual increases every January
  • employee discounts program

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