Job Description

  • Job LocationsCA-ON-Bradford
    Posted Date2 months ago(6/29/2018 1:50 PM)
    ID
    2018-4154
    # of Openings
    1
    Department
    Maintenance
  • 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

    Flex-N-Gate is looking for skilled and experienced Certified Millwrights located at our Bradford facility. If you are lookig to work with leaders in the automotive industry, this position is for you.

    Responsibilities

    • Inspect machinery as it arrives, unload the parts, and then assemble them with the safe and effective use of hand and power tools.
    • Relocate unassembled equipment as it arrives, positioning the machinery and pieces that need to be assembled, using hoists, dollies, and trucks.
    • Interpret blueprints and schematics to determine work procedures.
    • Dismantle machines by using hammers, crowbars, wrenches, and other hand or power tools.
    • Where necessary, construct a foundation for new equipment, using building materials, such as wood, cement, and steel.
    • Align machines and equipment during installation, using hoists, jacks, squares, ruler, micrometers, and plumb bobs.
    • Use a lathe to grind, file, and turn machine parts to match the appropriate specifications.
    • Assemble all machinery and equipment by bolting, welding, riveting, or fastening them to pre-built foundations.
    • Adhere to assembly and installation instructions set forth in vendor manuals and specifications.
    • Repair any problems associated with new equipment.
    • Fabricate new machine parts if original parts are missing or damaged.
    • Identify and correct any problems found in machines, equipment, or processes in order to facilitate production.

    Qualifications

    • Industrial Millwright Certification 433A
    • Experience in Manufacturing Industry (Automotive experience an asset)
    • Basic Electrical Knowledge
    • Ability to detect, isolate, and identify irregularities and malfunctions in machinery and equipment
    • Able to fabricate new parts to replace defective parts during machine setup, maintenance, or overhaul
    • Thorough knowledge of load bearing capabilities of the equipment to be installed, assembled, or dismembered
    • Demonstrated aptitude in reading and interpreting blueprints, diagrams, schematics, drawings, manuals, and specifications
    • Ability to weld and operate all shop equipment and perform basic machining practices
    • Have working knowledge of progressive and transfer die protection
    • Must have working knowledge of in-house hydraulics and pneumaticsGood written and verbal communication skills
    • Strong work ethic and positive team attitude
    • Must be able to work - 3 Rotation shift

    Benefits

    • 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

    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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