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Electrical Project Manager

Posting Start Date: Jun 22, 2022

Location: Niagara Falls, NY, US

Company: Cascades


Founded in 1964, Cascades produces, converts and markets packaging and tissue products that are composed mainly of recycled fibers. The Company employs 11,000 employees, who work in more than 90 production units located in North America and Europe. With its management philosophy, half a century of experience in recycling, and continuous efforts in research and development as driving forces, Cascades continues to deliver the innovative products  that customers have come to rely on.

Why working at Cascades?

  • Weekly pay and paid vacation
  • Profit sharing plan (not once, but twice a year!)
  • Group insurance with large company contributions and 401K matching
  • Gym membership reimbursement
  • Employee Assistance Program (because we care about the physical and mental health of our workforce and their family)
  • Working for a company with a strong focus on sustainability and greener initiatives
  • Long-term career management plan and training center (to bring out the full potential of our people!)
  • A work environment focused on knowledge sharing and valuing individual and team successes

Your responsibilities

  • Overseeing multiple E&I projects including both capital improvements and mill modifications while proactively support with ongoing open issues
  • Manage projects through complete lifecycle of program (initiation, design, implementation and closure)
  • Responsible for bid specifications, review and vendor negotiation 
  • Participate in the development of process flow diagrams, piping and instrumentation diagrams as well as electrical and automation drawings
  • Design, support, and evaluate automation and control systems to ensure efficient and safe facility operations
  • Provide direct support and guidance for programmable logic controllers (PLC), distributed process control systems (DCS), human machine interfaces (HMI), Historian data logging and reporting, and associated instrumentation

Your background and strengths

  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience working in a similar role   
  • Knowledge of 480, 2300, 4160 and 12kV power distribution and protective relaying
  • Practical knowledge in troubleshooting AC and DC motors, drives and starters
  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering is preferred


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


Nearest Major Market: Buffalo

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