Job Description

  • Job LocationsUS-IL-Urbana
    Posted Date5 months ago(8/22/2019 8:18 AM)
    # of Openings
    Flex-N-Gate Urbana, 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

    1st shift position: Supervises and coordinates activities of workers engaged in operating a variety of machines to manufacture compenent parts


    Ensures team has proper tools to be successful

    Monitors productions boards, scrap, down town for obtainment of goals, addresses issues with corrective actions, reports major variences to Department Manager

    Notifies proper channels when W.I.P shortages exist

    Perform set-up verification

    Sets up re-work of product as needed

    Ensures machine, facility upkeep

    Supports development of standarized work

    Supports meeting goals/programs for Safety, Environmental, ISO 14001 and TS -16949

    Supervision of employees

    Support Department Manager to meet safety, training, production rates, schedules, quality and quantity are met.

    Trains hourly machine operators, trainers and team leaders

    Coaches,counsels & reviews employees' performance, initiating corrective action when needed

    Reports out on incidents/accidents, supports investigations and corrective actions


    Able to read and interpret production reports

    Able to respond effectively to employee concerns

    Able to understand part drawings

    Able to operate/train employees on power presses

    Able to obtain forklift license

    Able to obtain overhead crane license

    Demonstrated successful communication at all levels

    Previous leadership experience

    Previous automotive manufacturing experience


    • 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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