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Posting Start Date: Dec 3, 2021

Location: St. Helens, OR, US

Company: Cascades

Your Challenge


Are you a hard-working electrician who enjoys working hands-on with both new and old machinery and watching it all come together?

Do you wish you were able to help develop processes and procedures, and truly contribute to a great work culture?

Are you looking for an opportunity to dive in and help build an amazing maintenance team?


If you answered YES, then keep reading because we have a great opportunity for you as an Electrician here in St Helens.


Job Description


  • Preventative maintenance of electrical equipment
  • Troubleshoot and repair electrical motors, pumps and HVAC power supplies
  • Utilize computerized maintenance management software
  • Resolve maintenance issues or complaints
  • Ensure work is completed in accordance with company safety procedures
  • Follow Standard Operating Procedures

Job Responsibilities


  • Understanding of electrical schematics and electrical controls.
  • Experience with motors and motor controls, electrical switchgear, 3 phase-480v service
  • Basic understanding of pneumatic and hydraulic controls
  • 3-5 years of strong E&I experience and a strong preventive maintenance background in a manufacturing environment preferred
  • Experience with PLC’s including Rockwell systems, Allen Bradley, and Biley DCS 
  • Medium voltage switch gear experience an asset 
  • Familiarity with maintenance reporting in SAP, JD Edwards, and Ivara
  • Must be able to lift between 50-70 lbs



Journeyman Electrical License- Starting Pay: $45/hour
Schedule: 24/7 facility

  • Availability to workdays, nights, weekends and holidays. 
  • Electricians work a rotating shift, four 12-hour shifts then four days off switching between days and nights.


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

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

Why Work At Cascades


  • Excellent company-paid benefits
  • WEEKLY pay
  • Working with a dedicated and passionate team of leaders
  • Strong Company Culture
  • Profit sharing and 401K Options
  • Working for a company with a strong focus on sustainability and greener initiatives
  • Huge Career Advancement Opportunities
  • PPE Allowance

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


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 that 90 business units located in North America and Europe.

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