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IDEX Punch Press Operator II 2nd Shift in Denver, Colorado

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.


In addition to the responsibilities of the Punch Press Level 1 operator, the Punch Press Level 2 operator sets up and operates machines to produce a full range of clamps per product specifications with some supervision. Further, the Punch Press Level 2 operator applies experience and knowledge to assist in improvements of the machine cells. The Punch Press Level 2 operator will consistently maintain execution to targeted 2+ machine combination goals based on press and die capabilities. In addition, the Punch Press Level 2 operator will support Level 1 operators in troubleshooting and setup in order to add value to BAND-IT’s customers.

REPORTING TO : Production Supervisor


  • Proactively identifies safety opportunities and implements solutions to mitigate, reduce, or eliminate risk

  • Certified to perform Lock-Out Tag-Out Verification (LOTOV) operations

  • Ability to perform machine setups and make proper mechanical adjustments to optimize Safety, Quality, Delivery, Cost (SQDC)

  • Ability to consistently achieve pitch at 85% or higher of 2+ machine combination production targets

  • Ability to achieve changeover rates at 75% or higher of changeover target

  • Achieves 90% accuracy or higher of work order issuances and can communicate when issuances/completions cannot be performed

  • Ability to perform Operator Preventative Maintenance on machines and provide detailed documentation of task performed

  • Identifies Statistical Process Control (SPC) signals and responds to triggers according to the standard method of recovery. Maintains the ability to re-establish parameters and mechanical setup to baseline of machine operations through standard work instructions

  • Participates and supports Lean Initiatives that drive improvements throughout the factory. Utilizes Lean Principles throughout their work day

  • Ability to identify, quantify and propose improvement countermeasures to items that are impacting SQDC

  • Assist in development of content in concurrence with engineering team members for standard operating procedures, work instructions, and other controlled written documents

  • Exhibits a behavior in alignment with the BAND-It IDEX Core Values of Trust, Team, and Excellence

  • Maintains regular and reliable attendance


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential function 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.

  • Knowledge of the use of measuring instruments for inspection purposes, i.e. calipers, micrometers, etc.

  • Mechanical background and/or aptitude

  • Basic Math skills: addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division

  • Ability to read job specifications


  • High School Diploma or GED

  • 1 plus years of operating machines at level 1 requirements

Essential Functions:

The physical demands, work environment and mental/visual demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Physical Demands:

  • Requires use of hands and fingers to handle, feel objects, tools or controls 90% of the time

  • 90-100% of the time is spent standing or walking

  • Approximately 30% of the time is spent bending

  • Ability to listen to the sound of a machine at all times to help identify operating problems

  • Lifting requirements range from less than 10 lbs. up to 200 lbs. Manual lifting could reach to company maximum of 35 lbs. Material handling equipment is available for heavy lifting

Work Environment:

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee works near moving, mechanical parts approximately 90% of the time

  • Noise exposure is significant

Mental/Visual Demands:

  • Clear vision and the ability to adjust focus are required to monitor production operation and for safety

  • Requires constant alertness to machine operation

  • Peripheral vision is required to monitor production operations and for safety purposes


To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies to perform the essential functions of this position.

  • Safety: The individual actively promotes and personally observes all safety procedures. The individual complies with Environmental, Safety, and Hazardous Communications requirements

  • Problem Solving: The individual participates in the continuous improvement process by attending meetings and presenting problems and possible solutions to the appropriate personnel

  • Interpersonal Skills: The individual remains open to others’ ideas and exhibits willingness to try new things

  • Relationships with Others: The individual works effectively and relates well with others, including superiors and colleagues. The employee exhibits a professional manner in dealing with others and works, to maintain constructive working relationships

  • Operational Excellence: The individual is dedicated to providing organization systems for measuring work. The individual seeks to reduce variances in organizational processes

  • Communication and Contact: The individual communicates effectively both verbally and in writing with superiors, colleagues, and individuals inside the Company

  • Quality Control: The individual demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness and monitors own work to ensure quality. The individual delivers the highest quality products which meet the requirements of internal and external customers

  • Dependability : The individual is consistently at work and on time, follows instructions, responds to management direction and solicits feedback to improve performance. The individual completes all duties as assigned, trains as required, and rotates into other departments as required


  • The estimated compensation for this position is $22.00 - $28.00 per hour

  • This position may be eligible for an $1000.00 sign on bonus

  • This position may be eligible for a business unit bonus annually

  • This position is also eligible for our comprehensive U.S. benefit offerings, which include Health benefits, 401(k) retirement savings program with company match, at least 80 hours of vacation, along with holiday, sick and personal time off. Please visit our career page at

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).

Job Family: Operations

Business Unit: Band-It

Job Segment: FSD Fire & Safety/Diversified Products