Perks@Work

As a Gates employee, choosing your benefits doesn’t end at Open Enrollment – with the PERKS@WORK program, you have access to additional “perks” that enhance both your personal and professional life, year-round.

With PERKS@WORK, you are offered a wide variety of benefits that not only save you money, but provide the freedom to pick and choose programs that best ft your individual needs. Ranging from exclusive discounts on everyday products to premier health and wellness coaching, PERKS@WORK has got you covered.  See document links below for greater details.

Harley-Davidson Motor Company - Supplier Purchase Program

The Supplier Purchase Program offers a rebate on a new Harley-Davidson motorcycle purchased from authorized Harley-Davidson dealerships.  Vehicles must be new, previously untitled and purchased within the current calendar year.

The rebate is available to direct Gates employees worldwide. Anyone interested should contact Lynn.Gilbert@gates.com in Rochester Hills or call her at 248-260-2304.


Other Perks:


Educational Aid/Tuition Assistance

Our people are our greatest asset. Gates is pleased to provide educational assistance programs for the financial assistance of employees’ continued learning, development and foundational education. Gates recognizes that the skills and knowledge of its employees are critical to the success of the organization. The educational assistance program encourages personal development through formal education so that employees can maintain and improve job-related skills or enhance their careers.  

Who is Eligible?

U.S. non-union full-time employees and part-time with benefits employees, working 30 hours or more, with six months continuous service are eligible to participate in the Gates Educational Aid program

Student Loan Refinancing Program

As the leader in student loan refinancing, SoFi has partnered with Gates to help you take down student debt with student loan benefits, exclusively for Gates employees and their family and friends.

SoFi consolidates and refinances federal and private student loans in order to offer rates customized to you, creating meaningful savings. Upon refinancing through sofi.com/gates, Gates employees and their family and friends receive a $300 welcome bonus*.

Additional benefits include:

  • Serious savings: Members save thousands by refinancing.
  • Low rates: Low variable and fixed rates with 5, 7, 10, 15 and 20-year repayment options.
  • No extra fees: No application/origination fees or prepayment penalties – ever.
  • Simplicity: Consolidate all existing student loans (federal and private) into a single loan with one monthly payment.
  • Support when needed: Access to live customer support 7 days a week.
  • Membership perks: Exclusive networking events, financial workshops and more.

If you have any questions about SoFi student loan refinancing, please visit sofi.com/gates or contact customer service by calling 855.456.7634 or emailing ask@sofi.com. You can also visit the SoFi FAQ page to learn more.

*Additional terms and conditions apply. If you apply and are approved, the interest rate shown in the Final Disclosure Statement will include an additional $300 welcome bonus because of your involvement with a SoFi partner company at the time of loan origination. Offer good for new customers only. Cannot be combined with other rate discounts, with the exception of the 0.25% AutoPay rate discount. SoFi reserves the right to change or terminate the Rate Discount Program to unenrolled participants at any time with or without notice.


Gates Industrial Corporation Foundation Scholarship Program


Who is Eligible?

High school juniors who are sons and daughters of active, full-time U.S. employees of the Gates Corporation or its subsidiaries can compete for these scholarships.

Important Links

Contact Information

Health Care

401(k)

Important Links

Contact Information

Health Care

401(k)

Benefit Plan Documents

2019 SAR Gates 401k Matchmaker Plan

2019 SMM Gates 401k Matchmaker Plan

2021 SBC CDHP1 Medical Plan

2021 SBC CDHP2 Medical Plan

2021 SBC PPO Medical Plan

2021 SBC Retiree Medical Plan (Post 1992 Retirees)

2021 SBC Retiree Medical Plan (Pre 1992 Retirees)

2020 Creditable Coverage Notice

2019 Health and Welfare Summary Plan Description (SPD)

2019 Term Life Certificate

2019 Term Life Change Summary

2019 Life and Accident Insurance Plan Amendment #3

2018 Summary of Material Modification for Welfare Benefits Plan

2018 Long Term Disability LTD Plan

2018 Short Term Disability (STD) Summary Plan Description

Benefit Plan Documents

2019 SAR Gates 401k Matchmaker Plan

2019 SMM Gates 401k Matchmaker Plan

2021 SBC CDHP1 Medical Plan

2021 SBC CDHP2 Medical Plan

2021 SBC PPO Medical Plan

2021 SBC Retiree Medical Plan Post 1992 Retirees

2021 SBC Retiree Medical Plan Pre 1992 Retirees

2020 Creditable Coverage Notice

2019 SPD Health and Welfare

2019 Securian Term Life Certificate

Securian Term Life Change Summary 2018

2019 Securian Life and Accident Insurance Plan Amendement

2018 Summary of Material Modification for Welfare Benefits Plan

Long Term Disability LTD Plan 2018

Short Term Disability SPD