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Maintenance Mechanic

Posting Start Date: May 25, 2023

Location: Niagara Falls, NY, US

Company: Cascades

Your Challenge



Greenpac Mill is a state-of-the-art containerboard mill in Niagara Falls, NY, and is the only facility of its kind in North America. The mill represents a significant part of the industrial resurgence of the Western New York area, and is the Flagship linerboard production facility for Cascades Containerboard Packaging We are seeking to hire experienced maintenance mechanics to fill a full time position at the Greenpac Mill.



Why work at Greenpac Mill?



  • World class leader in liner board paper.
  • Weekly pay
  • $250 perks reimbursement for the tools
  • $200 for wellness.
  • Working with a dedicated and passionate team of leaders
  • Strong company culture
  • Profit sharing and 401K options
  • Working for a company with a strong focus on sustainability and greener initiatives
  • Huge career advancement opportunities
  • Amazing allowance (computer, clothing, PPE, etc.)



Job Responsibilities



Perform a variety of duties as assigned to maintain the linerboard machine and the mill’s equipment:


  • Provide emergency/unscheduled repairs of mill equipment during unplanned shutdowns and perform scheduled and planned maintenance repairs of equipment
  • Execute machining and welding responsibilities as requested. MIG/TIG welding capabilities preferred
  • Perform a range of mechanic skills that includes, but is not limited to, hydraulic, pneumatic, mechanical, and troubleshooting of the same and other pieces of equipment. Strong mechanical aptitude and problem-solving skills necessary
  • Read and interpret blueprints and manuals to perform required maintenance
  • Diagnose problems, replace or repair parts, test and make adjustments. Perform refurbishments as requested
  • Perform preventative maintenance on machines and equipment throughout the mill
  • Safely use all hand and power tools. After onsite training and certification, safely use aerial lift equipment, rigging, fall protection, etc.
  • Detect faulty or failing equipment, and report any unusual situations to proper supervision
  • Comply with all mill safety responsibilities and maintain clean and orderly work areas. Contribute to enhancing an interdependent safety culture
  • Strong communication skills, and a team-player attitude
  • Some positions must be available to work 12 hour rotating shifts, weekends and holidays, overtime and call-ins




Skills & Experience



  • Minimum of 3-5 years of experience in an industrial work environment
  • Maintenance education or training (Boces, trade school, etc) is ideal
  • Comfortable working in warmer environment


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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 that 90 business units located in North America and Europe.

Nearest Major Market: Buffalo

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