IDEX Manufacturing Engineer in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Title: Manufacturing Engineer

Business Unit: Corken


3805 NW 36th ST.

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, 73112

United States

Function: Engineering

Corporate Overview:

IDEX (NYSE: IEX) is a company that has undoubtedly touched your life in

some way. In fact, we make thousands of products that are mission critical

components in everyday activities. If you or a family member is battling

cancer or another life-threatening disease, your doctor may have tested

your DNA in a quest to find the best targeted medicine for you. It’s likely

your DNA test was run on equipment that contains components made by our

IDEX Health & Science team. You can enjoy fresh fruits and vegetables

thanks in part to Banjo, an IDEX company. Banjo valves are used on the

agriculture sprayers that apply fertilizer on crops. And if you were ever

in a car accident, the Hurst Jaws of Life®/LUKAS® tool may have rescued


Founded in 1988 with three small, entrepreneurial manufacturing companies,

we’re proud to say that we now call 40 diverse businesses around the world

part of the IDEX family. With 7,000 employees and manufacturing operations

in more than 20 countries, IDEX is a high-performing, global $2+ billion

company committed to making trusted solutions that improve lives. For more

information, visit


The Manufacturing Engineer will start his/her career in the design phase of

a new product launch for IDEX Corporation working closely with the Project

Leader and NPD team on both the mechanical and electrical side of product

design to become a subject matter expect (SME) on the manufacturing process

for the new product line. The Manufacturing Engineer will develop and

improve manufacturing processes by studying product and manufacturing

methods. Upon launch of new design the manufacturing engineer will

transition into a the site manufacturing engineering role for the new and

existing product lines; working closely on the manufacturing / quality side

of the product but also as the SME for manufacturing guidance on design


Essential Functions:

  • Evaluate manufacturing processes by designing and conducting research onproduct and manufacturing methods; applying knowledge of product design,fabrication, assembly, tooling, and materials; conferring with equipmentvendors; soliciting observations from operators.

  • Apply working knowledge of product design and assembly to the manufacturingprocess.

  • Improves manufacturing safety, quality and efficiency by analyzing andplanning work flow, space requirements, and equipment layout.

  • Assure product and process quality by designing testing methods; testingfinished- product and process capabilities; establishing standards;confirming manufacturing processes.

  • Provide manufacturing decision-making information by calculatingproduction, labor, and material costs; reviewing production schedules;estimating future requirements.

  • Prepare product and process reports by collecting, analyzing, andsummarizing information and trends.

  • Maintain product and company reputation by complying with governmentregulations.

  • Keep equipment operational by coordinating maintenance and repair services;following manufacturer's instructions and established procedures;requesting special service.

  • Complete design and development projects by training and guidingtechnicians.

  • Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending educationalworkshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personalnetworks; participating in professional societies.

  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.

  • Participate in brainstorming sessions and cross-departmental meetings toensure collaborating and cohesion.

  • Devise new solutions to existing manufacturing problems.

  • Develop standardized design criteria across all product lines.

Required Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Manufacturing Engineering required

  • 5+ years’ design and quality control experience in product manufacturing

  • Manufacturing Methods and Procedures, Manufacturing Quality, ProductDevelopment, Presenting Technical Information, CAD, CAD/CAM Circuit Design

  • Strong organizational, analytical and communication skills

  • History of progressive responsibility a plus

  • Proficient with Windows operating systems and Microsoft Office programs

  • Experience in designing, selection & procurement of tooling, jigs &fixtures, tube bending, tack welding & welding, mechanical precisionassemblies, special test equipment’s.

  • Experience in qualifying, validating & document special processes likewelding, (ASME & PED standards) brazing, and soldering.

Preferred Education and Experience:

  • ProE/Creo/Solidworks CAD & FEA experience

  • Six Sigma GreenBelt / BlackBelt certification (or equivalent experience)

  • Experience with ERP systems

  • Experience working with ISO 9001 or QMS systems

Additional Eligibility Qualifications:

  • Demonstrate good organizational skills and good follow-up techniques

  • Must be able to multitask

  • Demonstrate responsibility, respect, dependability, patience, andproductivity in order to create a positive work environment

  • Ability to take analysis to diagnosis to implementation

  • Problem solver with excellent technical ability

  • Willingness to travel for initial 12-24 months of job

Supervisory Responsibility:

  • None

Work Environment:

  • Exposure to manufacturing environment. Noise level may vary from moderateoffice environment to noisy/loud in the plant area. Proper use of safetyequipment such as steel-toed shoes, goggles, safety glasses, gloves, apronand face shield must be observed.


  • Initial 1-2 years will be spent traveling between IDEX Energy Groupfacilities and customer locations mainly in the following areas: Colorado,Oklahoma, Florida & potentially India (75% travel)

  • Final Job location will be in Oklahoma City, OK

  • Once permanently located in OKC up to 25% Domestic and International travelper year

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

REQ ID: 2027