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Industrial Electrical Technician

Posting Start Date: Mar 13, 2021

Location: Schenectady, NY, US

Company: Cascades

Job Description

We are currently seeking an experience Industrial Electrical Technician for an open position at our manufacturing facility in Schenectady, NY. The ideal candidate has an electrical background and is able to work on our evening shift, regular hours of operation Monday to Friday from 3:00pm to 11:00pm. This is for a full-time (40 hours per week) position and, when needed, you must also be able to work 12 hour shifts, weekends and holidays. Maintenance Technician pay rates are based on experience and knowledge.


Job Responsibilities

  • Perform industrial electrical work in a manufacturing environment while working safely and conduct pre-job risk assessment;
  • Prompt response required for machine breakdowns;
  • Follow preventative maintenance schedule and work order schedule;
  • Other tasks assigned by management. 


  • Minimum three years experience in manufacturing environment with preference given to Corrugated/Packaging industry experience;
  • Strong understanding of Health & Safety Rules and Regulations;
  • Knowledge in all areas of electrical, specializing in industrial;
  • Experience working in a manufacturing environment, including ability to troubleshoot manufacturing equipment;
  • Knowledge of machine controls, Relay logic, PLC controls and AC/DC drives is required;
  • Initiative, positive attitude, and strong work ethic;
  • Candidate must have their own tools;
  • When applicable, weekend work and overtime are mandatory;
  • Must be able to pass a maintenance exam.

To apply, please send your resume to diana_wolfe@cascades.com

Why Work at Cascades?

  • Profit sharing after 1 year of employment
  • Competitive salary and benefits package
  • Growth and advancement opportunities

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Cascades believes in the success of an inclusive organization that values diversity within its team. All qualified candidates will be considered for this position in a fair manner. Use of the masculine in our communications refers equally to both women and men.

About Cascades
To be part of Cascades is to reveal the full potential of materials, people and ideas. We are source of possibilities.
Since 1964, we have been providing sustainable, innovative and value-creating solutions in packaging, hygiene and recovery.

Join 12,000 women and men working in a network of more than 90 operating units located in North America and Europe. 

Nearest Major Market: Albany

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