IDEX Product Designer (Level 2-4) in Benton Harbor, Michigan

Title: Product Designer (Level 2-4)

Business Unit: Gast


2300 Hwy. M-139

Benton Harbor, Michigan, 49022

United States

Function: Engineering


From our Quadro powder dispensers used for shampoo production, Warren Rupp pumps to transfer fluids or the dyes on your clothes, to our ADS products that monitor and sensor manholes, IDEX Corporation’s wide offering of products touch lives every day. As a global organization, with over 60 business units worldwide, IDEX offers a variety of opportunities. In our organization, you will find a customer service driven and team oriented environment filled with innovative thinking and inspired leadership committed to success.

BASIC FUNCTION: Designs and/or modifies parts and assemblies on new and existing product tocustomer requirements. Maintains and processes CAD and engineeringdocumentation. Supports business lines as well as internal and externalcustomers and suppliers to provide proper design requirements




50% Designs and/or modifies parts and assemblies primarily using SOLIDWORKS

3D drawing tools to meet the customer’s requirements.

20% Provides innovative cost effective input to all requests, including

prototype, cost informational and engineering changes in a timely manner.

15% Prepares information including tolerance stack-ups, design

calculations, detail sheets, modified prints and engineering standards per

engineer’s requests. Supports print /design reviews. Utilize Microsoft

Office (Excel and Word) to support design and engineering print creation

5% Provides training and consultation as required.

5% Responsible for project management.

5% Maintains, coordinates and processes routine engineering documentation

and performs other miscellaneous duties as required.



Demonstrated commitment to continuous quality improvement. Demonstrated

ability to work well in a team environment. Thinks independently. Shows

initiative, anticipates and prevents problems. Mechanical aptitude and

visual acuity. Excellent analytical and interpersonal skills. Looks for

improvements in current designs. Works with people from other departments,

works on a minimum of 2 projects and a few simple jobs concurrently,

effectively manages their own workload, demonstrates follow through on

projects, recognizes patterns in solving problems, looks beyond the

obvious, has vision on how product design can evolve, manages change,

posses diplomatic skills and organizational skills. Persons occupying this

position will be expected to sign an Employee Inventions and Proprietary

Information agreement.


  • Associates Degree in Design or a technically related field OR at leastfour (4) years product design experience

  • Demonstrated working knowledge of Geometric Design and Tolerances(GD&T)

  • Demonstrated ability to operate 2D and 3D CAD system to design andcomponents

  • Demonstrated ability to apply proper detailing requirements toengineering prints and perform accurate tolerance stack-up calculations

  • Fluency in SOLIDWORKS with strong component and assembly modeling

  • FEA, CFD, and additional simulation experience a plus



Right to Know


Sexual Harassment


Geometric, Dimensioning, and Tolerances

SOLIDWORKS Essentials and Simulation

HR/ALR/Rev. 0/02/02/2018

The intent of this job description is to provide a representative summary

of the essential duties and responsibilities performed by incumbents of

this job. Incumbents may be requested to perform job-related tasks other

than those specifically presented.

IDEX is an equal opportunity employer Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

REQ ID: 1670