Job Description

Job LocationsUS-IL-Urbana
Posted Date6 months ago(7/13/2021 4:03 PM)
# of Openings
Flex-N-Gate Urbana, LLC


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

Supervises and coordinates activities of workers engaged in operating a variety of machines to manufacture compenent parts and shipment. Also responsible for performing reliability inspection and audits. This position will serve as an auxiliary supervisor and must be flexible to work off shifts allowing for coverage of planned time off.


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!

Apply Online