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Posting Start Date: Jul 6, 2019

Location: Schenectady, NY, US

Company: Cascades


Founded in 1964, Cascades produces, converts and markets packaging and tissue products that are composed mainly of recycled fibers. The Company employs 11,000 employees, who work in more than 90 production units located in North America and Europe. With its management philosophy, half a century of experience in recycling, and continuous efforts in research and development as driving forces, Cascades continues to deliver the innovative products  that customers have come to rely on.



The Containerboard Packaging Group, a division of Cascades, is the largest containerboard producer in Canada, and is also a top converter of corrugated products in the country. The Group manufactures a wide range of products made from recycled fibres for its North American customers in the food, beverage and consumer products sectors, among many others. The Division, which employs close to 3,400 people, owns six containerboard mills and nineteen corrugated products plants in Canada and the United States.

Job Description

We currently have an opening for an evening shift Machine Utility Operator at our Schenectady, NY manufacturing plant. Reporting to the Production Supervisor, this position is responsible for assisting the production needs on different manufacturing equipment. The ideal candidate will be able to work safely and have the ability to learn various manufacturing processes. This position is a full-time (40 hours per week) position on our third shift, regular hours of operation 11:00pm to 7:00am. Must also be able to work mandatory overtime of 12 hour shift and weekends.

Job Responsibilities

  • Ability to work safely and successfully in a team environment;
  • Assist with the operation of various manufacturing equipment;
  • Ensure conformance to product specifications by completing all quality checks;
  • Troubleshoot machine operation issues;
  • Follow company policies, procedures, and work instructions;
  • Other job juties as assigned.


  • Manufacturing work experience is preferred;
  • Must be able to work the 3rd shift schedule of 11:00pm to 7:00am including mandatory overtime of either 7:00pm to 7:00am or 11:00pm to 11:00am;
  • Must be able to work on Saturdays when needed.

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 men and women.

Nearest Major Market: Albany

Job Segment: Architecture, Machinist, Engineering, Manufacturing

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