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Production Associate - Plastics Manufacturing - Entry Level

Posting Start Date: Apr 10, 2021

Location: Truesdale, MO, US

Company: Cascades


Cascades is a global innovator and manufacturer of green products branching out to facilities across North America and Europe. The company's history is built on passion, talent, and a strong commitment to sustainable development. Above all, Cascades is the collective force of close to 11,000 highly respected individuals who are empowered to succeed as one.


Cascades Specialty Products Group is a leader in Industrial and Consumer Product Packaging, Specialty Papers, and Recovery and Recycling. The Group has 38 business units located in North America and Europe and employs about 2,000 people. As part of Cascades Specialty Products Group, the Industrial Packaging sector is active in four commercial markets working in synergy toward the complete offer. The product lines include Technicomb and Flexicomb™ Protective Packaging, Multiboard Specialty Containers, Structural Components and Paperboard & Fiber Composites. Cascades SPG's Industrial Packaging sector offers innovative product protection solutions using recyclable systems made from recycled material.

Production Associate - Plastics Manufacturing - Entry Level

Warrenton, MO



Starting Pay: $14.50/hour for the first 500 hours then $15.03/hour and internal promotion from this position! Work two 36-hour weeks then two 48-hour weeks = 15 shifts a month!!!!

Cascades Plastics has outstanding benefits that include medical, dental, vision, disability, life, supplemental and 401K.  WEEKLY PAY!!!!!

This position is a full-time entry-level role that includes performing various production and packaging functions of food grade products. This requires hand motions including gripping, grasping, pushing, pulling and bending.  Training will be done on day shifts.

Workers are required to follow all company safety rules, wear safety glasses, ear plugs, steel-toed shoes and other necessary safety equipment to prevent injuries. Direct deposit is required and must be provided at start of training during orientation.

Workers are required to follow all plant/work rules and supervisory instructions.

All internal promotions within the organization begin from this position.



Lift move and pack materials as needed for production.

Perform production tasks requiring hand movements and standing for 12 hours.

Perform other production duties as assigned and instructed by supervisor


Must be able to read and understand instructions and possess basic reading skills.

Must be able to work efficiently with hands and have stamina and coordination to perform duties for 12-hour shifts.

Must be able to lift at least 50lbs and prior factory experience is a plus.

The shifts for this position 7pm to 7am NIGHTS or 7am to 7pm DAYS.

IF WE HAVE DAY SHIFTS OPEN they are filled by seniority therefore you will most likely start on night shift after initial training

All teams work 2 full weekends per month and the schedule for the full calendar year is available.

** Reliable transportation necessary and attendance it critical **

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Successful passing of drug screen and physical, work performance examination and background check required.


To apply on this job or to consult any other job opportunity with Cascades, visit jobs.cascades.com.

Cascades is an equal opportunity employer.

Nearest Major Market: St Louis

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