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Machine Operator

Posting Start Date: Nov 12, 2022

Location: Wagram, NC, 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 Tissue Group, a division of Cascades, is the second-largest tissue producer in Canada and the fifth-largest in North America. The Division manufactures, converts and markets a huge selection of paper products, such as hand towels, bathroom tissue, facial tissue, napkins, paper towels, wipers and dispensers for the North American away-from-home and consumer products markets. The Group has more than 2,200 employees and operates seven manufacturing plants, nine conversion plants and four plants with both manufacturing and conversion facilities

Your Challenge!
Reporting to the Production Supervisor, this role requires someone who is adaptable, willing to work, energetic and eager to learn. Training is provided for the right candidates.


Job Description
Complete roll changes, including webbing up the machine
Check and fill lamination, tail tie and pick up glues
Troubleshoot mechanical issues
Operate hand tools, pallet jacks, and fire extinguishers
Follow Standard Operating Procedures to complete product changeovers
Follow production schedules and complete production goals
Maintaining a high standard of quality for finished products through quality checks and inspection of various machines
Load boxes by hand to case packers when case packer is down
Maintain equipment and keep work environment clean
All other duties as assigned



Schedule and shift information
24/7 facility - will need to have availability to work days, nights, weekends and holidays. Production operators work a rotating shift, four weeks of 12-hour day shifts then four weeks of 12-hour night shifts, working the 2/2/3 schedule.




Minimum High School Diploma or equivalent
Ability to work at a fast pace, stable under pressure and organized, while staying within safety rules and regulations
Safety centered mindset
Ability to be accountable and create a strong attendance record
Must have mechanical and technical aptitude with an ability to understand converting equipment design concepts and troubleshoot



Why Work At Cascades
•    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

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