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General Labour

Posting Start Date: Sep 3, 2021

Location: Scarborough, ON, CA

Company: Cascades

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 busines sunits located in North America and Europe. 

Your Challenge

Cascades Containerboard Packaging- Lithotech in Scarborough ON is looking for a General Labour to complete the team, who is able and flexible to work a rotating shift schedule; including 8 hour shifts (7am -3pm; 3pm-11pm; 11pm-7am).

Working at Cascades

  • Dynamic mandates with great potential for professional growth
  • Mentoring with experienced professionals
  • Competitive compensation as well as a wide range of attractive benefits
  • A workplace of the future where we build a greener world

Job Responsibilities

  • General housekeeping and maintaing standards of cleanliness throughout the manufacturing facility 
  • Perform general material handing duties
  • Assist machine operators and crew with other duties as assigned
  • Assist operators with set-ups, setting feed guides that include side guides, air, pressure, rolls, feed, gauge belts and clearing jam ups
  • Consult with operator as to order sequence 
  • Leave counts from previous order on desk
  • Manually feed stock into machine, ensure that machine is continually kept full
  • Check sheets for de-lamination, off register, defects etc. 
  • Inform the operator and/or supervisor of any machine, equipmet, quality or prodction problems immediately 
  • Ensure lockout is performed according to procedures posted on the machine
  • Maintans a safe, clean work area and follows all safety procedures (including lockout/tagout), 5S, AIB, and other applicable standards
  • Must be consciously aware of customer needs at all times 
  • Other duties as assigned 


The ideal candidate will have

  • Safety focused mentatility 
  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Energetic and enthusiastic approach, balanced with strong problem solving and decision making abilities 
  • Excellent communication, inter-personal and organizational skills

Compensation &Benefits

  • The wage rate for a General Labour position is $18.60 per hour 
  • The company also provides employees a full benefits package (includes extended health, dental, vision care, life insurance, RRSP, EAP, LTD etc.)
  • Profit Sharing scheme for all employees
  • Company supplies uniforms and an annual safety boot allowance 
  • The position offers the training and opportunity to grow into an operator position 

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Cascades believes in the success of an inclusive organization that values diversity within its team. It will failry consider all those qualified for this position. The use of the masculine in our communication refers to both women and men.