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Maintenance Technician - 3rd Shift

Posting Start Date: Apr 2, 2021

Location: Newtown, CT, US

Company: Cascades

Job Description

The open position is for a third shift Maintenance Technicians to service our manufacturing equipment including Digital Press, flexo’s, etc.. Additional duties include servicing boilers, air compressors, conveyer systems and electric lift trucks. The ideal candidate must be willing to accept a position on third shift, regular hours of operation Monday through Friday 11:00pm to 7:00am. Must also be able to work 12-hour shifts, weekends, and holidays when needed.


  • Experience working in a manufacturing environment.
  • Understand how to work safely.
  • Experience with different areas of maintenance including welding, hydraulics, steam, pneumatics, machine assembly, lubrication and troubleshooting machinery.
  • Knowledge of a preventative maintenance program.
  • Knowledge of electrical, certification preferred.
  • Knowledge of PLC computer programming, robotics, and related electronics is a plus.
  • Capability to read drawings and schematics.
  • Must be able to work weekends when needed and also must be able to work an overnight shift when needed.
  • Overtime, when applicable, is mandatory, either a 10 hour or 12 hour shift.
  • Ability to lift up to 100#s, able to bend, kneel and crawl under machines at times to perform repairs or PM’s.
  • Ability to climb ladders and use arial lifts as needed
  • Must have good vision & hearing
  • Strong mechanical knowledge
  • Ability to work with other member of the maintenance department and production operators

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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 women and men.

About Cascades
To be part of Cascades is to reveal the full potential of materials, people and ideas. We are source of possibilities.
Since 1964, we have been providing sustainable, innovative and value-creating solutions in packaging, hygiene and recovery.

Join 12,000 women and men working in a network of more than 90 operating units located in North America and Europe. 

Nearest Major Market: Bridgeport
Nearest Secondary Market: Danbury

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