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Millwright / Mechanic

Posting Start Date: Mar 9, 2023

Location: Vaughan, ON, CA

Company: Cascades

Job Description


Are you a licensed millwright looking for a great new opportunity? Do you want to work in an environment that promotes autonomy and trust? Would you like to excel in your role and work towards bigger goals? If so... Keep reading! 

Job Responsibilities


  • Working in safe manner at all times
  • Install, examine, replace or repair machines in a timely manner
  • Perform preventative maintenance to equipment as required, including minor electrical repairs and welding
  • Adhere to maintenance schedule/plan – make recommendations for optimizing schedule to meet cost, quality and service goals
  • Read and interpret drawings and electrical code specifications to determine layout of industrial electrical equipment installations
  • Install, examine, replace or repair electrical wiring, receptacles, switch boxes, conduits, feeders, cable assemblies, lightning fixtures and other possible electrical components
  • Maintain, repair, test and install electrical motors, hydraulic and pneumatic electrical control systems
  • Use proper lockout/ tag out procedures when required, never allowing a machine to be operated without proper guarding or when the possibility of injury is evident
  • Pre risk job assessments before any uncommon task



  • Millwright, Industrial Maintenance Mechanic or related post-secondary education
  • Valid 433A License
  • Preferred candidates have the ability to provide own tools necessary to perform maintenance tasks
  • Forklift, scissor lift, welding and other related certification an asset
  • The employee must regularly lift and or move up to 50 pounds and occasionally lift or move up to 100 pounds
  • Prior work experience in a similar role is required and previous experience in the corrugated industry will be considered an asset

Other Information


  • Competitive wage of $41.90 for Licensed 433A Millwrights, plus shift premiums
  • Workplace located in Vaughan, ON.
  • Must be available to work on Continental shifts / Rotating schedule (2 weeks of day shift 7am-7pm and 2 weeks of night shift 7pm-7am)
  • Permanent, full-time position

Why work at Cascades?


  • For strong values that live on and define us. You can feel it in our employees - it's not surprising that they call us Cascaders!
  • To contribute to the innovative initiatives of a responsible company on all fronts. Because we want to do more and more to reduce our environmental footprint and because sustainable development is in our DNA.
  • To benefit from a competitive and comprehensive benefits package, including Group Insurance Plan, Pension Plan, Share Purchase Plan, Clothing & PPE Allowances, Etc
  • To continue to learn and grow through our in-house training programs and continuing education allowances.
  • For competitive compensation and profit sharing. You contribute to our success, you are entitled to a share of the profits, twice a year, according to your performance.
  • For all the little extras, like community involvement and sports challenges, recognition programs, and more!

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