Manufacturing Engineer (Wheeling, IL)

TitleManufacturing Engineer (Wheeling, IL)
Business Unit: Fluid Management
1023 Wheeling Road
Wheeling, Illinois, 60090-5776
United States
Function: Engineering

Description: DEX Corporation is a leading manufacturer of diversified products in industries ranging across health, science, safety, fire and fluidics. Operating in 24 countries, IDEX is an innovative and rapidly growing company, focused on delivering excellence through diverse, winning teams. With a strong reputation
for providing career growth opportunities, IDEX is a lean, non-bureaucratic and high performing environment.
Fluid Management, Inc., a Unit of IDEX Corporation, is the leading global manufacturer of precision dispensing and mixing equipment for the architectural paint, coatings, personal care, cosmetics, and food and beverage industries. ?Fluid Management has created a global product development environment through strategic growth initiatives.? By leveraging our 80+ years of expertise and passion, Fluid Management delivers unequaled product innovation.
From initial design to equipment selection, delivery and after-sales service, Fluid Management strives for close teamwork with its customers, delivering high-quality, easy-to-operate products for every size and type of operation.
This is a manufacturing engineering role with a focus on driving value added (VA/VE) activity and establishing design for manufacturability and assembly (DFMA) criteria. It will be responsible for
development of manufacturing test systems and incorporate the utilization of lean principles and a continuous improvement business model.? It is an integral part of a highly effective manufacturing team and will consist of working cross-functionally with other business groups and leading change on the operations floor.? Strong communication and swift execution will be expected as ensuing projects are fundamental to business productivity and growth.?
???????? Continuously strive to improve the sustainment and effectiveness of operational processes
???????? Proliferate employee engagement through inclusion and communication with factory personnel
???????? Drive VA/VE activity, enhanced process quality, and productivity opportunities
???????? Promote design for manufacturability (DFMA) best practice in DFMEA and PFMEA reviews
???????? Coordinate implementation of new product and existing product changes into production
???????? Develop manufacturing test systems and requirements
???????? Collaborate cross functionally to manage project execution
???????? Establish optimum project plans to effectively meet business objectives
???????? Design production fixtures to facilitate testing, assembly, and quality
???????? Perform root cause analysis on known quality concerns and develop permanent corrective actions
???????? Drive resolution for new and recurring maintenance of business issues
???????? Develop and maintain accurate standard work for operating processes
???????? Regulate and display detailed work instructions
???????? Facilitate fabrication and assembly activities to ensure adherence to design requirements and customer specification
???????? Prepare and lead RIE events which target efficiency improvement and cost reduction
???????? Propose, evaluate and justify expenditures for new capital equipment and improvement to existing tooling and fixtures
???????? Maintain and optimize operational equipment
???????? Perform associated responsibilities as required

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
???????? Strong analytical and problem solving skills
???????? Demonstrated ability of cross-functional communication, both written and verbal
???????? Confidence when handling tooling and operational equipment
???????? Proficiency with Microsoft Excel and data manipulation
???????? Initiative ? proactive in completion of tasks and utilizes a natural curiosity
???????? Assertiveness ? readily offers opinion and facilitates change where necessary
???????? Organized ? prioritizes wisely and is an effective multitasker
???????? Bachelor?s degree in related engineering field
???????? Minimum of 5 years in manufacturing engineering role or related, preferably in automotive, aerospace, or appliance
???????? Project life cycles involving electromechanical systems
???????? Projects utilizing VA/VE and communicating DFMA
???????? Development of manufacturing value streams and test systems
???????? Interpretation of CAD, Engineering Drawings. Solidworks preferred
???????? Experience with LabView and programming are a plus

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

Title: Manufacturing Engineer (Wheeling, IL)
Business Unit: Fluid Management
1023 Wheeling Road
Wheeling, Illinois, 60090-5776
United States
Function: Engineering

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