IDEX Manufacturing Engineer in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Title: Manufacturing Engineer
Business Unit: Corken
3805 NW 36th ST.
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, 73112
Corken, Inc. is an 94 year old company located in Oklahoma City, OK. Corken is recognized as a global leader in the manufacture of industrial compressors, pumps, and accessories for LPG, anhydrous ammonia and other volatile and toxic liquids and gases. Corken, Inc. is a Business Unit within IDEX Corporation’s Energy & Fuels platform. Energy & Fuels is a set of six companies who specialize in the movement, measurement and management of high value fluids with a worldwide presence.
The Manufacturing Engineer position develops and implements optimal, cost-effective manufacturing processes and methods in accordance with product specifications and quality standards; recommends and implements improvements to production processes, methods and controls; coordinates manufacturing launch for new or revised products.
Carries out process improvement, problem resolution, project management and employee training
Improves manufacturing processes and methods for cost-reduction, quality improvement and efficiency
Prepares and presents plans for the above and coordinate deployment including training of team members
Assists Operations Director in improving a system of production control, standard operating procedures, safety, quality control and training
Performs research, design and development of manufacturing processes including production flow, assembly methods and production equipment
Prepares and maintains detailed layouts of buildings and equipment
Coordinates the manufacturing launch of new/revised products including establishing goals, training team members and evaluating results
Designs, develops and tests and/or sources and cost-justifies various tools, machinery and equipment for recommended manufacturing methods
Performs product/process analysis for cost reduction, quality improvement, and improved efficiency
Represents manufacturing on cross-functional teams
Performs other duties as required
Responsible for aiding in own self-development by being available and receptive to all training made available by the company
Plans daily activities within the guidelines of company policy, job description, and supervisor’s instruction in such a way as to maximize personal output
Responsible for keeping own immediate work area in a neat and orderly condition to ensure safety to self and co-workers
Required Education and Experience
Bachelor’s degree in Manufacturing, Industrial or Mechanical Engineering
A minimum of two (2) years of experience in a manufacturing environment
Knowledge of Continuous Improvement Methodologies (Lean, Six Sigma, TOC) preferred.
Experience with MRP systems a plus
Experience working with ISO 9001 or QMS systems.
Abilitily to read/interpret engineering drawings or ability to learn
Preferred Education and Experience
Technical Engineering focus around design and fixtures
Five (5) to seven (7) years of experience in Manufacturing environment
Additional Eligibility Qualifications
Demonstrate good organizational skills and good follow-up techniques
Must be able to multitask
Demonstrate responsibility, respect, dependability, patience, and productivity in order to create a positive work environment
Ability to take analysis to diagnosis to implementation
Problem solver with excellent technical ability
Exposure to manufacturing environment. Noise level may vary from moderate office environment to noisy/loud in the plant area. Proper use of safety equipment such as steel-toed shoes, goggles, safety glasses, gloves, apron and face shield must be observed.
IDEX is an equal opportunity employer Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled