Flex-N-Gate is looking for an experienced Maintenance Technician on 1st and 2nd shift in Urbana, IL. Flex-N-Gate is a leading manufacturer and supplier of metal components for the automotive industry, recently ranked 13th of the 150 Top North American Suppliers in “Automotive News.” A growing and vital company, Flex-N-Gate provides a great opportunity for hard-working and skilled individuals.
Will be responsible for maintaining the company’s buildings, facilities and equipment in an operating and functional condition.
Duties may include any of the following:
Troubleshoot, diagnose equipment failures, and identify root cause for electrical, mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic systems
Read and understand blueprints technical manuals and work instructions and schematics for electrical, mechanical, hydraulic, and pneumatic systems
Disassemble, reassemble and test complex machinery and sub-assemblies
Perform bench operations such as drilling, tapping, grinding, welding, fabricating, etc.
Maintain a safe and orderly work environment
Perform preventative maintenance procedures and techniques
Install new machinery as required
Repair plant and office machinery
Relocate plant equipment
Ensure equipment maintenance log is completed and maintain complete maintenance documentation.
Write and read basic PLC logic
Electrical repairs or installations
Carpentry, painting and plastering
General mechanical maintenance (e.g. Heating, Ventilating, Air Conditioning or HVAC and sheet metal)
Troubleshoot, repairs, and maintains facility systems
Assist in the movement of furniture, materials, and equipment as required
Perform all work in accordance with established safety procedures
Work with or oversee subcontractor activities as directed
Respond to facility emergencies after normal working hours
Must have 5+ years of industrial maintenance experience
Associate’s degree or equivalent from two-year college or technical school preferred
Ability to read and understand vendor drawings and blueprints.
Ability to use a wide variety of tools.
General knowledge of building codes, safety regulations and local sanitary codes.
Good mechanical skills and experience.
Experience with the following tools is required:
Mechanic’s hand tools
Powered hand tools
Voltage/amperage measuring/recording devices
- Medical, dental, prescription, vision, life and disability insurance; and a flexible spending account
- 401(k) retirement savings plan with company match
- Extensive safety training, new hire orientation, continuous learning and development programs and tuition reimbursement
- Paid holidays and vacation time
- Relocation assistance
What do our employees have to say?
“It engages you professionally, and provides learning opportunities.”
“Lots of growth opportunity.”
“The company’s young enough to be exciting, but old enough to be stable.”
Not just a job—a great place to work!
Flex-N-Gate is an equal opportunity employer.