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Plant Journeyman Electrician

Posting Start Date: Apr 11, 2021

Location: St. Helens, OR, 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

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $39.99 to 41.01 /hour

Job Responsibilities

  • Must hold a current Oregon Electrical PJ or General Journeyman's license.
  • Instrumentation strongly preferred. Must have strong knowledge of PLC's, relay logic and times, field input and output devices.
  • Must have complete electrical background including experience with motors and motor controls, electrical switchgear, 3 phase-480V service.
  • Installation and set up AC drive units.
  • Excellent understanding of pneumatic controls.
  • Must have 3-5 years of strong E&I experience and strong preventative maintenance background in a manufacturing environment.
  • Rotation on E&I
  • On-Call list required.



In the state of Oregon to work as a Electrician you must have the following;

  • General Oregon Electrical Journeyman license;
  • Plant Journeyman Oregon license.

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: Portland Oregon

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