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IDEX Engineering Co-Op in Ocala, Florida

If you’re looking for a special place to build or grow your career, you’ve found it. Whether you’re an experienced professional, a recent college graduate or somewhere in between, IDEX is a place where you can apply your existing skills and learn new ones in an environment where you can make an impact.

With interesting opportunities in engineering, marketing, sales, supply chain, operations, HR, finance, and more across more than 40 diverse businesses ( around the globe, chances are, we have something special for you.

Position Summary

This position requires the Mechanical Engineer/Manufacturing Engineer to be part of a dynamic team that is supporting a global product line with varied responsibilities related to sourcing, product improvements, applications, development, and documentation involving an on-site machine shop, assembly, and test operations as well as a worldwide supply chain. Reporting to a Mechanical Engineering manager, the successful candidate will actively design new products and make improvements to existing products in addition to overseeing test validation and development of supporting documentation.

Essential requirements

  • Enrolled in Bachelor of Science program in Engineering or Engineering Technology in their 2nd year or equivalent technical experience

  • Proficient in math and physics.

  • Skilled with Microsoft Office Suite.

  • Possess a general knowledge of component fits and tolerances.

  • Ability to translate spatial concepts into concrete models and designs.

  • Ability to develop detailed drawings and bills of materials for parts and assemblies.

  • Accuracy, attention to detail, and excellent communications skills.

Preferred/desirable requirements

  • Ability to design with 3D modeling software – preferably SolidWorks.

  • Ability to use flow simulation software.

  • Superior ability to produce creative solutions in a fast paced, cross functional, multi-tasking environment.

  • Familiarity with sand cast and investment cast parts.

  • Familiarity with sheet metal, weldments, and fabricated assemblies.

  • Ability to use ERP system, preferably JDEdwards.

  • Experience with GD&T.

Job responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Creation and editing of models and assemblies in SolidWorks.

  • Development of detail drawings, bills of material, specifications.

  • Update existing production designs and drawings.

  • Detail test plans to validate new/modified designs or benchmark existing designs.

  • Search for new or replacement components

  • Prepare engineering changes, process documentation, and reports.

  • Work with Mechanical Engineering, Sales, product management, manufacturing, outside suppliers, and end users.

  • Research alternative methods, components, designs, processes, or materials.

  • Respond to internal or external technical problems and pursue to resolution.

  • Produce documentation in the form of bulletins and manuals.

  • Generate novel and practical solutions to a variety of problems

  • Perform Tests or Assist in the performing of tests to qualify components or concepts.

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this position, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to walk and use hands to handle or feel. The employee is occasionally required to stand; climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must regularly lift and /or move up to twenty-five pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to fifty pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and ability to adjust focus.

Work Environment

While performing the duties of this position, the employee is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions; moving mechanical parts; outside weather conditions and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually low to moderate typical of an office with occasional work requiring hearing and eye protection.

The above statements reflect the general details necessary to describe the principal functions of the job, and shall not be construed as a detailed description of all the work requirements that may be inherent in the job.

Are you ready to join a different kind of company where our people, our culture, and our commitments are centered around providing trusted solutions that improve lives around the world?

IDEX is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Affirmative Action Employer. IDEX gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, creed, genetic information, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other consideration or protected category made unlawful by federal, state or local laws (Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled).

Business Unit: Hale

Job Segment: FSD Fire & Safety/Diversified Products