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IDEX Manufacturing Engineer in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

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.

Manufacturing Engineer

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.

Job Requirements:

  • 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.

  • Utilizes various tools to determine root cause of failures, recommends and implements improvements.

  • Identifies opportunities to improve efficiency or reduce costs using knowledge of lean concepts, tooling and production equipment, assembly methods, work flow, and equipment layout.

  • Participates in rapid improvement / kaizen events.

  • Supports implementation of 5S facility wide.


  • Technical Capacity

  • Problem Solving/Analysis

  • Performance Management

  • Leadership

  • Communication Proficiency

Job Qualifications:

  • BA/BS Degree in applicable field.

  • A minimum of 2 years 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.

  • Ability to read/interpret engineering drawings or ability to learn

  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel

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 (NYSE: IEX) is a company that has undoubtedly touched your life in some way. In fact, IDEX businesses make thousands of products that are mission-critical components in everyday activities. Chances are the car you’re driving has a BAND-IT® clamp holding your side airbag safely in place. If you were ever in a car accident, a Hurst Jaws of Life® rescue tool may have saved your life. If you or a family member is battling cancer, 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 growing IDEX Health & Science team.