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Production Supervisor

Posting Start Date: May 28, 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 10,000 employees, who work in almost 80 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

This is a 12 hour rotational shifts in our 24/7 operation in Niagara Falls, NY. 

  • Manage the day-to-day operations of the shift with constant emphasis on safety, quality, delivery and cost
  • Acts as first point of contact for operators regarding mechanical failure or production issues
  • Support continuous improvement initiatives and enforce control procedures, recommending improvements to the Production Manager, as appropriate
  • Monitor production activities to eliminate waste and ensure adherence to production and shipping schedules
  • Input production data accurately into system to measure and monitor KPIs (Key Performance Indicators) around efficiencies, downtime, inventory and overall production
  • Manage and coach employees, providing performance reviews and enforcing disciplinary actions

Your background and strengths

  • High school diploma or equivalent is required
  • Minimum of 5 years of manufacturing supervisory experience
  • Experience with cultivating a culture of OHS accountability within team
  • Leadership and a collaborative spirit that inspire and engage teams to achieve excellence

#revealyourpotential  #LifeAtCascades

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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