Job Description

Job LocationsCA-ON-Windsor
Posted Date3 weeks ago(2/21/2018 12:06 PM)
# of Openings


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

A Controls Technician is responsible for the installation, calibration and maintenance of and improvement of automated industrial machinery. A Controls Technician keeps things running smoothly as they check on and maintain machinery. Successful Controls Technicians are able to respond quickly to any problems that might arise.


Candidate will test, troubleshoot, and oversee implementation of new processes.

Install retrofits to existing systems and troubleshoot hardware, software, and instrument problems.

Supports start-up activities. Creates and maintain automation processes, over-see testing procedures, writing reports and making sure that the instruments you develop comply with quality standards and safety regulations. Available for support calls 24/7. Install, diagnose and fix programmable logic controllers and other devices that operate automated equipment.

Supports equipment programming for manufacturing and programs inputs/outputs of robots. Maintain support and programming of robots and trouble shoots software and hardware issues,Load software packages.Project documentation.Develop and Install of Vision Systems Develop system and upgrades program PLC’s read, interprets and apply lesson learned from electrical schematic drawings, professional journals, equipment manuals and government regulations


Completion of a 2-year degree or technical certificate program. 3 to 5 years manufacturing experience and a strong technical knowledge in the programming, installation, configuration, troubleshooting and maintenance of equipment.Superior analytical capabilities, problem-solving and decision-making. Good written and verbal communication skills with the ability to work with minimal supervision and manage multiple projects.


• Medical, dental, prescription, vision, life and disability insurance
• RRSP retirement savings plan
• 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. Ontario Human Rights Code and AODA.

Application Instructions

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