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Forklift Operator

Posting Start Date: Sep 15, 2022

Location: Newtown, CT, US

Company: Cascades

Job Description

Do you want a career with a world class manufacturer that provides huge opportunities to grow in your career?

If the answer is yes, we are looking to hire you!



At Cascades we offer:



  • Company sponsored health and dental coverage 
  • 401(k) retirement plan with company match
  • Profit sharing program for employees after 1 year and discretionary bonus
  • Generous paid time off and holiday benefits
  • Company paid short and long term disability
  • Advancement opportunities
  • Referral bonuses
  • Reimbursement for safety shoes and glasses
  • Onsite gym


Pay starts at $17.29/hr and up to $17.69/hr with shift differentials and great potential for growth! Depending on performance, opportunity to move into positions with pay rates between $17.90 and $25.63/hr



Initial Job Responsibilities:



  • Support the operation on the production floor
  • Load and unload raw material and finished product
  • Work safely and successfully in a team environment
  • Machine setup and cleaning
  • Conduct quality check on finished products
  • Work as a team with fellow operators on a variety of production responsibilities
  • Clean up areas of the plant; assist as a general laborer


Job Type: Full-time



Salary: From $17.29 per hour

Nearest Major Market: Bridgeport
Nearest Secondary Market: Danbury

Job Segment: Machinist, Warehouse, Forklift, Labor, Laborer, Manufacturing, Operations, Engineering