Job Description

  • Job LocationsUS-IL-Urbana
    Posted Date4 weeks ago(1/28/2019 1:59 PM)
    # of Openings
    Guardian West LLC
  • Overview

    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

    Working Hours: 7-3pm

    Working Days: Monday through Friday with potential for emergency overtime work, on occasion.

    Requirements for fabrication applicants:

    • Skill level – Intermediate (4 years minimum of welding and fabricating experience)
    • High school Diploma or GED Certificate
    • MIG welding and Arc welding experience
    • Ability to operate power tools , industrial milling tools, and hand tools
    • Factory or millwright background


    • Team of 3 employees
    • Measure, weld, bend, cut, and grind on metal, plastics, occasionally wood.
    • Daily use of Aerial lifts, fork trucks, Cranes
    • labor intensive position and fast pace
    • hot and cold working environment

    Type of projects:

    Fabricating; structural platforms, safety guarding, hand rails, assembly cell equipment, misc. weld repairs on tanks, racks & hooks, engineering projects.


    • Ability to follow specific instructions
    • Complete tasks on your own once given direction or once executed a couple of times
    • Work with a team to execute and coordinate projects
    • Hard worker (2ea 15 minute breaks and 30 minute lunch) (7 hours of work is expected)
    • Honesty and integrity
    • Microsoft office skills would be nice but not required
    • Ability to execute repetitive work on occasion


    • 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.

    Application Instructions

    Please click on the link below to apply for this position. A new window will open and direct you to apply at our corporate careers page. We look forward to hearing from you!

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