Share this Job

Journeyman Mechanic

Posting Start Date: Apr 14, 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 Responsibilities

Oregon journey level Millwright or Pipefitter.



Five years of hands on mechanical experience in a continuous process industry (paper manufacturing a plus)

• Must be an Oregon Journey-level Millwright or Pipefitter.
• A demonstrated commitment to safety.
• Possess demonstrated interpersonal skills.

  • Understanding of basic rigging and hoisting principles
  • Ability to run machinery such as lift trucks, bridge cranes, carry decks.


Job Description

Troubleshooting of failure modes of all types of rotating assemblies, i.e. pumps, motors, gearboxes, fans, conveyors, etc.
Understanding of and ability to perform many levels of repair, situation dependent, to maximize the process reliability of the mill.


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

Job Segment: Mechanic, Maintenance Mechanic, Pipefitter, Electrical, Manufacturing, Operations, Engineering