Flex-N-Gate

Controls Engineer - Welding

US-IN-Veedersburg
3 weeks ago
ID
2017-2950
# of Openings
3
Category
Weld
Masterguard 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

Scope of the Position: You will be responsible for supervision of troubleshooting, maintaining and debugging auto polishers, hand jacks and robots, programming robots, continuous improvements and production support.

Responsibilities

  • Perform weld process studies and use data to improve the weld process resulting in cost savings
  • Monitors weld processes
  • Carry out all maintenance and adjustments to equipment
  • Collects data and uses data to improve weld processes
  • Provide engineered solutions to weld process problems
  • Establish training criteria and train weld department personnel
  • Involvement in kaizen activities to develop process improvements for scrap, changeovers, pcs/hr., and overtime
  • Adjust Assembly/Weld Equipment to comply with customer welding and dimensional specifications, to provide a quality part to manufacturing at the required production rates
  • The electro/mechanical adjustment, maintenance and cleanliness of all plant Weld/Assembly Equipment and work areas on a day-to-day basis.

  • To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.

  • The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. 

  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Minimum 2 years’ experience in Metal Stamping, facility and equipment maintenance.

  • Robotic arc weld experience and have practical knowledge of arc and resistance weld theory.

  • Dedication-good work ethic

  • Good attendance required and works in a safe manner

  • Detail-oriented and well organized and able to manage a variety of activities with minimum supervision.

  • Good communication skills, both oral and written, and able to communicate across all levels of organization.

Qualifications

Qualifications:

  • Associates or Bachelor’s degree in Manufacturing, Mechanical, or Industrial Engineering 
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in Metal Stamping, facility and equipment maintenance.
  • Robotic experience and have practical knowledge of arc and resistance weld theory
  • Must have hands-on experience in Jigs and Fixtures design and construction
  • Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Project
  • Blue print reading

Miscellaneous:

  • To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.         

Benefits

• 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.

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