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Production Operator

Posting Start Date: Nov 20, 2021

Location: Tacoma, WA, US

Company: Cascades

Your Challenge


Reporting to the Production Manager, this role requires someone who is adaptable, willing to work, energetic and eager to learn, and safety focused. Training will be procided to the right candidates. 

Job Description


  • Prepping the raw material at the load stand area
  • Do all raw material and finished good quality tests  
  • Prepping the finished roll and pallets by using proper packaging instructions
  • Assist in any needs in the production area 
  • Ability to drive forklift and clamp truck in a safe manner 
  • Maintain 6S  (5S organization standards)
  • Perform all duties in a safe manner 
  • Any other duties requested by Supervisor



  • Safety mindset
  • 1 year of previous manufacturing experience preferred
  • Ability to lift up to 40 lbs  
  • Some computer experience 
  • Respects individuals, the organization, occupational health and safety, authority, the community, and the team 
  • Can work in teams 
  • Ability to adapt 
  • Ability to take the initiative 
  • Good communication skills 
  • Ability to work as needed all shifts+

Why Work at Cascades


  • $20.50/ hour starting with ability to quickly progress to a Machine Helper
  • Monthly production bonuses when OEE, Safety, and 6s objectives are met
  • Safety is always #1: 11 years NO LOST TIME; 4 years NO RECORDABLES! 
  • Excellent company-paid benefits
  • 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
  • Company paid events to celebrate milestones! 
  • Culture Committee


Nearest Major Market: Tacoma

Job Segment: Industrial, Equipment Operator, Warehouse, Forklift, Manufacturing