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Machine Operator

Posting Start Date: Sep 28, 2021

Location: Schenectady, NY, US

Company: Cascades

Job Description

Reporting to the 2nd shift Production Supervisor, this position is responsible for the setup of the converting machine, running orders to meet customer specifications, and conducting quality checks. This position is a full-time (40 hours per week) position on our second shift, regular hours of operation 3:00pm to 11:00pm Monday to Friday. Must also be able to work mandatory overtime and weekends.

Job Responsibilities

The successful candidate will be responsible for the following:

  • Ability to work safely and successfully in a team environment;
  • Responsible for machine setup and cleaning;
  • Conduct quality check on finished product including ensuring meets customer specifications;
  • Troubleshoot machine operation issues;
  • Follow company policies, procedures, and work instructions;
  • Other job duties as assigned.


  • Minimum three years experience in manufacturing environment with preference given to Corrugated/Packaging industry experience;
  • Strong understanding of Health & Safety Rules and Regulations;
  • Ability to prioritize many tasks and execute results, which will promote customer satisfaction;
  • Ability to deal with conflict, stress and time constraints in an efficient, professional, courteous manner;
  • Must be able to work the 2nd shift schedule of 3:00pm to 11:00pm including mandatory overtime of either 7:00pm to 7:00am or 11:00am to 11:00pm or 3:00pm to 3:00am;
  • Must be able to work on Saturdays when needed.

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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.

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