IDEX Engineering Technician (Wheeling, IL) in Wheeling, Illinois

Title: Engineering Technician (Wheeling, IL)

Business Unit: Fluid Management

Location:

1023 Wheeling Road

Wheeling, Illinois, 60090-5776

United States

Function: Engineering

Description:

POSITION TITLE:

Engineering Technician

REPORTS TO:

Engineering & Technology Manager

BUSINESS UNIT:

Fluid Management

POSITION LOCATION:

Wheeling, IL

PRIMARY OBJECTIVES:

-All other duties as assigned-Strong project planning experience with the ability to coordinate across different sites involving multiple teams

-Ensure that company policies & procedures are adhered to

-Help develop the employees & provide an atmosphere of open & honest two-way communications

-Participate in Daily Management, Senior Management & Customer Meetings

Support commitment to 6S. Provide training & resources to achieve

-Understanding developing diagnostic equipment (metrology) for testing & evaluation

PRIME RESPONSIBILITIES:

-Able to read, interpret or update complex schematics and wiring diagrams

-Advances standard tests plans & procedures, and test stands, to conduct functional testing and evaluation of prototypes or production models.

-Analyzes and interprets recorded test data

-Assembles experimental designs or prototypes according to engineering instructions, and knowledge of electronic systems and components.

-Builds, tests, troubleshoots, and repairs production or test equipment

-Calibrates or adjust prototype and components to determine the effects on performance

-Conducts component DFMEA’s or worst case analysis for electronic and electro-mechanical components

-Creates technical reports with charts/graphs to illustrate the operating characteristics, malfunctions or deviations from design intent.

-Develops automated test scripts using Python

-Discusses design for assembly procedures and problems with engineering to clarify design details

-Operates various types of lab test equipment with proficiency

-Recommends changes in design or installation specifications to simplify assembly and maintenance

-Supports both the New Product Design & Development process for “Dispensers, Mixers, and Shakers”

-Troubleshoots electrical/electronic issues down to the component level using the appropriate test tools

Qualifications:

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform

each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are

representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable

accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to

perform the essential functions.

-B.S. in Engineering or Electronics or Industrial Engineering Technology

-Background working in an industrial or manufacturing environment

-Basic understanding of engineering prototype assemblies, designs, &

test fixtures

-Capable using software programming and scripting languages such as Python

or Java

-Confidence in testing & troubleshooting electronic control systems

abilities

-Experience following standard operating procedures (within a product

development organization)

-Must be Very strong in circuit design, analysis and troubleshooting down

to the component level

-Software testing knowledge regarding applications such as Lab View, MATLAB

or Electronics Workbench

-Technical fluency with various operating systems such as Windows, Unix, or

Linux

-Understanding of basic analysis of written engineering requirements

BUSINESS UNIT OVERVIEW (FLUID MANAGEMENT):

Fluid Management, a Unit of IDEX Corporation, is the leading global

manufacturer of precision dispensing and mixing equipment for the

architectural paint and coatings industries. Fluid Management Americas has

created a global product development environment through strategic growth

initiatives as part of the Dispensing Segment of IDEX Corporation. Our

formula for success is based on our ability to develop the right solutions

for our customers, encompassing complex formulations, increasingly precise

and reliable custom dispensing technology, and an ability to gather

valuable point-of-sale transactional data, all supported by customer

service and support. IDEX Corporation is the world leader in fluid-handling

technologies, life science and medical technologies, industrial and

municipal fire and rescue equipment, and, dispensing equipment for

architectural paints and coatings. IDEX expertise is in products that

facilitate customer-specific solutions in niche markets. We are focused on

growth by reinvesting in new products and markets to drive organic growth,

acquiring complementary technologies to our existing offerings, and

building a culture of excellence to deliver exceptional performance. To

that end, the Company has placed an emphasis on operational excellence,

supported by Six Sigma, Kaizen, Lean Manufacturing, eBusiness, and global

sourcing initiatives, to drive its long-term profitable growth.

ENTERPRISE OVERVIEW (IDEX CORPORATION):

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 & vegetables

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

agriculture sprayers that apply fertilizer to crops. & if you were ever

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

you. 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 & manufacturing

operations in more than 20 countries, IDEX is a high-performing, global $2billion company committed to making trusted solutions that improve lives.

For more information, visit www.idexcorp.com.

Fluid Management (an IDEX business unit) is an Equal OpportunityEmployer committed to workforce diversity

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

REQ ID: 2162