Job Description

  • Job LocationsUS-IL-Urbana
    Posted Date4 months ago(10/23/2019 11:38 AM)
    # of Openings
    Flex-N-Gate Urbana, LLC
  • Overview

    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.

    Scope of the Position

    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

    Machine servicing,

    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


    Boom lift

    Light equipment

    Voltage/amperage measuring/recording devices

    Personal Computer



    • 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.

    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!

    Apply Online