• GR5 Engineering Administrator

    Job Locations US-MI-Grand Rapids
    Posted Date 1 month ago(3/10/2019 3:12 PM)
    # of Openings
    Ventra Grand Rapids 5, 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

    Manages and tracks Engineering Changes within the Manufacturing facility as assigned by Manager.


    Logs Engineering Changes as released from PLM and submitted thru GR5’s C.N.A’s process.


    Chairs Engineering Change Review Meetings.


    Holds or supports Engineering Change Meetings specific to related changes.


    Assists Manufacturing Engineers with the completion of APQP related documents including but not limited to standard work, work instructions, packaging specifications, process flow charts and PFMEA’s.


    Writes Alerts (Ford) and requests temporary deviations from customers as required.


    Update customer databases for engineering changes.


    Participates in the training of manufacturing personal for, engineering changes, and internal process changes.


    Ensures all details of the change are completed accurately to support customer PPAP requirements.


    Accepts and performs special projects as required.


    Uses Help Chain as needed.


    Discusses work-place issues with all associates in a respectful manner looking for positive solutions.


    Must be flexible for change and be able to work well under deadlines and manage multiple priorities.


    Responsible for maintaining 5S standards as they relate to housekeeping in assigned work area.


    Maintains compliance to company policies, work rules, safety & housekeeping standards.


    Follow ISO 14001 and TS 16949 Requirements per the standard.



    QUALIFICATIONS 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.




    Bachelors Degree in Engineering preferred or 5 years experience in related position.



    Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization.



    Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers and decimals.



    Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions. Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.



    • 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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