Skilled Trades - Mechanic
- # of Openings
- Ventra Sandusky, 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
Ventra Sandusky is a strategically located facility in Sandusky, Ohio and supplies parts to major automotive OEM’s. Applications are currently being accepted for the following skilled trade positions
Repairs and maintains, in accordance with diagrams, sketches, operation manuals, and manufacturer's specifications, machinery and mechanical equipment, such as engines, motors, pneumatic tools, conveyor systems, and production machines and equipment, using handtools, power tools, and precision-measuring and testing instruments: Observes mechanical devices in operation and listens to their sounds to locate causes of trouble. Strong mechanical aptitude of hydraulics & pneumatic systems. Ability to read hydraulic schematics and effectively trouble-shoot hydraulic and pneumatic controls. Knowledge of pumps and plant facility maintenance. May set up and operate lathe, drill press, grinder, and other metalworking tools to make and repair parts. Installs functional and structural parts in devices, using handtools. Dismantles devices to gain access to and remove defective parts, using hoists, cranes, handtools, and power tools. Examines form and texture of parts to detect imperfections. Lubricates and cleans parts. Knowledge of metallization operations, such as Leybold, Stokes, and VTIs, is a plus. Experience with welding and fabrication. Secure an in plant driver’s license to operate industrial trucks and other industrial equipment, such as overhead cranes and back hoe. Safely perform lockout/tagout, working from heights safety and other required safety programs.
- Journeyman Card or 7 years of equivalent 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.