Welder/Maintenance Technician

Posting Start Date: Nov 15, 2023

Location: Ottawa, ON, CA

Company: Cascades

Your Challenge

Working as a Maintenance Technician, this position supports performing the preventative maintenance activities within the facility, completing various repair and maintenance projects and working on large projects with contractors as needed.

Job Description


  • Will perform regular scheduled preventative maintenance (PM Program) for all stationary equipment, mobile plant equipment and building components at both Plant 1 and Plant 2, as required.  Will maintain all of the necessary records to support PM Program at Plant 1 and Plant 2. 
  • Will perform service and repair to all plant equipment as required.  This may include stationary equipment, mobile plant equipment and building components at Plant 1 and 2, as required.    
  • To be involved in the modification and fabrication of equipment to fit new production requirements and also assist in solving production issues. 
  • Assist 3rd party contractors with troubleshooting, repairs or overhauls with existing or new equipment installations as required. 
  • Complete all documentation related to the activities of the Department, including but not limited to preventative maintenance reports, service reports, inventory reports or request forms and daily activity reports. 


Skills & Qualifications


  • Must be aware of all safety standards and requirements for maintenance work. 
  • Have some experience in a manufacturing or related industry.  Previous experience with equipment used in the recycling industry and with related mobile equipment would be a definite asset. 
  • Related technical school training.   
  • Training as a welder/fabricator would also be an asset.  
  • Experience in carpentry work. 
  • Training is during days, shifts will be evening and nights.


Why Work at Cascades


  • Starting wage is $31.15 / hour.
  • Excellent company-paid benefits.
  • 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.
  • PPE Allowance.


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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.
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