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Sorter (General Labour)

Posting Start Date: Apr 6, 2021

Location: Ottawa, ON, CA

Company: Cascades

The Challenge

Are you looking for a fresh start at a great company? A job with an opportunity to train and grow? We are looking for candidates with good work ethic who are not afraid to get their hands dirty to start on our Sorting team, where you will be sorting recycled goods coming in from our customers. This role starts at $15/hr, which will move to $16/hr after 6 months (50 cent raise each of the first 3 months).

Job Responsibilities

  • To safely and efficiently perform sorting, grading and placement of recycled materials in their appropriate areas according to the specific Departments’ requirements and production standards.
  • Perform other duties as laid out by the Department Lead Hand e.g. housekeeping, equipment and yard cleaning, schaeffer washing, snow removal, assisting truck drivers.


  • High school
  • Previous experience in an industrial setting is preferable
  • Good hand-eye coordination
  • Work takes place in a recycling plant - exposure to seasonal hot/cold elements, handling dirty goods



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.