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IDEX Associate Manufacturing Engineer in Rohnert Park, California

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.

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Date: December 2021

Position/Title: Manufacturing Engineer

Location: Rohnert Park, CA

Job Description and Responsibilities : Perform Manufacturing Engineering assignments of varying complexity. Using discretion in determining work priorities with express purpose to support all manufacturing engineering functions at Rohnert Park site.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities :

Supports new product introduction from inception through implementation. Efforts include development of test stands, tools, fixtures, and work instructions. Keeps DFx in the forefront. (x=Manufacturability, testability, sourcing, quality, etc.). Participates in D/PFMEA as a part of new product development. Works with packaging vendors to design and develop packaging for products. Leads Pilot builds to ensure a smooth transition into production. Works with the production staff to train new personnel on manufacturing changes. Give periodic training courses in the proper methods of assembly and use of equipment. Analyzes workflow and floor layout to meet manufacturing objectives and improve ergonomics. Compiles, evaluates, and provides technical analysis on test and production data. Provides support in technical matters related to interpretation of engineering documentation and Engineering Change Notices. Confers with management, Engineering, and other staff regarding manufacturing capabilities, production schedules, and other considerations to facilitate production process. Ownership of Production Process for test stands, tooling, documentation, maintenance and training. Continuously Improves the manufacturing processes by designing, recommending for purchase, or building improved machines, tooling, fixtures, gauges, hand tools and processes. Support technicians and production floor in troubleshooting line shut-down issues Leads cost savings and quality improvement initiatives in collaboration with other functions. Conducts root cause analysis and develops effective countermeasures Evaluates and dispositions nonconforming material. Evaluates new and existing designs to recommend design improvements to Engineering to improve manufacturability. Other duties as assigned.

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.

Knowledge/Education & Experience :

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical or Manufacturing Engineering

Skills/Aptitudes :

  • Proficient with Microsoft Word, Excel, Access, and Outlook

  • Experience with Microsoft SQL

  • Experience with SolidWorks CAD Software

  • Experience with ERP Systems (JDE is preferred)

  • Mechanical aptitude and good understanding of mechanical design principles

  • Project management training and/or experience

  • Ability to effectively work with cross-functional teams

  • Effective verbal & written communication skills

Working Conditions :

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

General exposure to office, manufacturing, laboratory, and machine shop environments. Safety glasses and adhering to general safety practices required. Exposure to general production equipment and machine ship noise levels. Some exposure and handling of some hazardous chemicals and gases. Use of personal protective equipment required, i.e. safety glasses, gloves, breathing filters, aprons, etc.

Physical/Mental Capabilities :

The physical/mental capabilities 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.

Ability to use standard office equipment. Ability to operate hand tools, power tools, and equipment necessary to implement manufacturing processes, tooling/fixturing, and test equipment. Ability to travel to customer and supplier sites, both by automobile and air travel. Ability to move about throughout all of the company’s facility.

IDEX Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Committed to workforce diversity.

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: Engineering

Business Unit: IH&S (Rohnert Park)

Job Segment: HST Health & Science Technologies