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Maintenance Lead 2nd Shift

Company: Flex-N-Gate Corporation
Location: Battle Creek
Posted on: February 7, 2024

Job Description:

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

Maintenance Lead will be responsible for the oversight of the Maintenance team members on his/ her shift. - - Assist Maintenance Manager with day-to-day operations of the department/ assigned work area to ensure Customer requirements are met while ensuring procedures are followed to provide a safe and efficient working environment. - -


  • Actively performing job duties as required in Maintenance Technician position
  • Troubleshoot and diagnose equipment failures
  • Maintain, troubleshoot and repair electrical, mechanical and program malfunctions in automated systems, automated machinery and stamping presses
  • Modify existing production work cells to improve quality, productivity and ergonomics
  • Perform preventative maintenance
  • Coordinate regular preventative maintenance on daily equipment and facility
  • Communicate with Manufacturing Supervisor's throughout the shift to understand prioritization of Maintenance calls throughout the shift
  • Understand strengths of each Maintenance team member to be able to adequately assign team members to Maintenance calls
  • Monitor team members progress throughout the shift
  • Main contact for escalation of Maintenance concerns to Maintenance Manager, Operations Manager and/ or General Manager
  • Perform pass down meeting with next shift and daily report to Maintenance Manager


    • High School Diploma or GED preferred.
    • Minimum of three years Maintenance Technician experience working in fast paced, industrial environment
    • Prefer previous Lead/ Supervisor experience, or current employee that has consistently demonstrated the ability to do the job will also be considered
    • Knowledge and understanding of mechanical systems, electrical systems, pneumatic systems and hydraulic systems
    • Ability to identify root cause and countermeasures
    • Able to read, analyze and interpret manuals, work orders, blueprints, etc. to perform required maintenance and service


    • 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 timeWhat 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.

Keywords: Flex-N-Gate Corporation, Battle Creek , Maintenance Lead 2nd Shift, Professions , Battle Creek, Michigan

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