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IDEX Operations Co-Op-1 in Cedar Falls, Iowa

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 at around the globe, chances are, we have something special for you.


The Operations team at Viking Pump, a Unit of IDEX Corporation, is seeking student co-ops to work within our machining and foundry facilities in Cedar Falls, Iowa. Students will participate in and/or lead support projects across a variety of functions in our manufacturing operations. This position will begin in January 2021 and end in August 2021.


  • Participate in cross-functional project teams.

  • Support continuous improvement and Lean events.

  • Support safety hazard analysis and corrective actions.

  • Develop standard work instructions specific to machines or work processes.

  • Work in a team environment to implement manufacturing improvement projects.


  • Pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, Industrial Technology, or similar.

  • Minimum GPA of 3.0 in Major.


  • Interest in a career path in the industrial manufacturing industry.

  • Ability to manage multiple priorities in a fast paced environment.

  • Demonstrated ability to work in a team environment.

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.


  • Proficient with Microsoft Office products including, but not limited to, Word, Excel, and Outlook.


  • Ability to move within office and manufacturing complex, write by hand and keyboard, and perform general office functions.

  • Visual acuity needed for close detail work and computer use.

  • General manufacturing, warehouse and office environment.

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.