Job Description

Job LocationsUS-IN-Veedersburg
Posted Date2 weeks ago(11/12/2020 8:40 AM)
# of Openings
Masterguard, LLC


Flex-N-Gate is a leading manufacturer and supplier of components for the automotive industry, recently ranked 10th 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.

Scope of the Position

Conducts chemical maintenance to plating baths by making chemical additions and provides scheduled chemical and mechanical with nickel plate.



  • Able to identify chemicals and understand training in chemicals and chemical additions
  • Understands solutions and processes performed in each tank
  • Able to maintain solution levels
  • Knowledgeable in basic computer functions
  • Will rebuild and maintain filter function
  • Treat and re-bags tanks
  • Makes frequent chemical additions
  • Maintains filters and associated maintenance records
  • Pumps into waste treatment and pumps nickel into tanks
  • Ability to operate forklift maneuvering in tight spaces
  • Can complete checklists thoroughly and accurately
  • Understands the number and sequence of tanks
  • Can monitor processes and detect anomalies in processes
  • Fill baskets with nickel chips with repetitive lifting of 10-20 pounds
  • Adds plating solution or refills tanks as necessary to complete plating process
  • Trained on work instructions and easily identifies work instruction location in department
  • Will need excellent knowledge of safety requirements and environmental regulations
  • Responsible for proper collection, disposal and management of hazardous / non-hazardous wastes
  • Understands the requirement and use of Personal Protective Equipment
  • Has general awareness and knowledge of Quality Polish (TS16949) and Environmental Standards (ISO 14001) and how they affect the department
  • Must adhere to 5S / Good Housekeeping Habits
  • Must have good attendance and solid safety record
  • All other duties as assigned



  • Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs. (liquid and dry chemicals)
  • Uses impact wrench to take bolts off tanks
  • Uses small crane to remove lid to then remove round filters
  • Frequent walking and climbing stairs
  • Must work in confined space when cleaning tanks
  • Must work in high elevations when harnessed to dump nickel or clean tanks
  • Exposure to extreme heat / cold as building is heated in winter, but not air conditioned in summer
  • Must work near moving machinery - - crane
  • Must wear gloves (Kevlar or rubber), steel-toed shoes, safety glasses, ear protection, chemical suit and hard hat


  • Prefer background in Chemistry or chemical experience;
  • Must have a minimum of high school diploma or GED
  • Must be able to pass a Spirometery Test
  • Must be able to communicate in English
  • Must be able to properly maintain department records/reports


• 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

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. EOE/Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled.


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