Job Description

Job LocationsCA-ON-Kitchener
Posted Date4 months ago(7/30/2020 4:40 PM)
ID
2020-6007
# of Openings
1
Department
Manufacturing

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

The Tool Maker is responsible for injection mold maintenance, repair and mechanical function. The successful candidate will be able to work in a team environment and have good problem solving skills. You will be able to handle multiple tasks on a daily basis with well-developed organization and time management skills.

Responsibilities

Follow and maintain all policies, procedures, work instructions and forms including mold work orders and preventive maintenance documents.

  • Disassembly & assembly of molds to repair and/or perform preventive maintenance.
  • Welding and spotting, micro and laser welding knowledge helpful.
  • High polish knowledge helpful
  • Perform daily/monthly trouble shooting, improvements, PM, repairs, modifications on molds and auxiliary equipment;
  • Read and verify all critical information on the Work Order and on the drawings;
  • Able to operate lathe, milling machine, surface grinder, welding equipment, radial drilling machine independently;
  • Assemble and maintain hot runner systems;
  • Ensure that all the tools and fixtures are present at the workplace & ensure that the maintenance is done properly;
  • Experience in design and manufacturing End of Arms Tools;
  • Knowledge in robots, injection molding machines and their auxiliary equipment;
  • Ability to do repairs to texture surfaces.

Qualifications

  • Must hold a ticket in Mold Making;
  • Must have experience in an injection molding facility;
  • Must have forklift and crane license;
  • Electrical/hydraulic and hot runners experience, an asset;
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills;
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment and able to work within tight deadlines.

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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