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IDEX Production Manager - 2nd shift 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.


The 2nd Shift Production Manager is responsible for direct departmental activities and initiating/participating in cross-functional activities to accomplish the objectives of safety, quality, on time delivery, inventory, productivity, and continuous improvement. This position will work on Monday – Friday from 3:30 PM – 12:00 AM. Overtime may be required.

Essential Functions

  • Manage department operations and prioritize production requirements in alignment with production plan

  • Responsible for driving safety culture

  • Facilitate shift activity among other department supervisors

  • Create the basis for continuous improvement and employee empowerment by ensuring that standardize work processes are followed, countermeasures implemented, and the area is compliant with safety requirements.

  • Review daily in-process inventory reports to determine and assign priorities as needed

  • Assign daily work schedules for direct labor to meet business goals

  • Lead daily GEMBA discussions

  • Initiate and coordinate assistance as required from support departments

  • Responsible for maintaining transactional discipline and inventory integrity

  • Monitor and provide coaching follow-up for performance regarding safety, quality, and productivity

  • Monitor machinery, equipment and facility and initiate maintenance work orders, as required, to ensure efficient, effective, and safe working conditions

  • Coordinate regular shift meetings as needed

  • Maintain associate records regarding attendance, time off requests and training

  • Other duties as assigned

Required Education and Experience

  • High School Diploma or equivalent

  • Minimum of 1 year of leadership/management experience

Preferred Education and Experience

  • Associate or bachelor’s degree

  • 3-5 years of industrial manufacturing production/operations experience

Additional Eligibility Qualifications

  • Ability to work in a team environment

  • Highly dependable

  • Requires the ability to learn and understand lean principles

  • Demonstrate good communication, organizational skills, and good follow-up techniques

  • Ability to multitask effectively

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite

  • Demonstrate responsibility, respect, dependability, patience, and productivity to create a positive work environment

Work Environment

  • 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 and safety glasses, is required.

Supervisory Responsibility

  • Lead and direct 30+ members of the 2nd shift production team


No travel

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).

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