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IDEX Operations Supervisor in Bristol, Connecticut

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.

COME GROW with us and join a great team… Looking to work in a clean, air conditioned environment; IDEX Health & Science located in Bristol, CT is the leading manufacturer of precision plastics components & fluidic manifolds serving the Medical industry. You would be working in a life sciences operations environment. We are seeking motivated team members who want to improve themselves and be part of a high performing team that builds the best product possible with a strong desire to learn and grow in our company.

Excellent starting salary with a bonus plan and full benefits package which includes a matching 401(k) and Defined Contribution Retirement Plans. Visit our website at

  • Great work environment

  • Fast growth allowing right person growth opportunities

  • Very clean & organized shop floor

  • Investing in new equipment & processes

  • Dynamic manufacturing environment - investing in new capabilities

The Operations Supervisor will oversee shift day to day activities, so as to meet daily, monthly, quarterly and yearly deadlines and provide leadership for the employees within the shift. The Operations Supervisor drives the lean process to maximize profitable growth, provides premier customer service, develops a technically qualified workforce, and reduces operating cost and inventories through incremental and substantive continuous improvements.

Key responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Maintains a safe working environment for all employees.

  • Leads the implementation and development of Lean Manufacturing methodologies and utilizes Lean manufacturing tools to eliminate manufacturing waste; works closely with management on Lean process projects using lean tools (i.e. Value Stream Mapping, 5S, Setup Reduction) and metrics.

  • Directly manages the departmental cells and works cooperatively with other functional managers, supervisors and leaders to optimize the value streams.

  • Shifts job priorities, based upon customer needs.

  • Ensures individual accountability for meeting product quality standards and production schedule commitments.

  • Supervises and coordinates activities to insure production flow and quality control standards for all manufacturing departments.

  • Administers application of company policies, including performance evaluations, attendance, safety, grievances and routine working rules and regulations.

  • Assist in determining and eliminate causes; works with support departments to minimize rejects and maintain optimum production flow.

  • Requisitions equipment maintenance or repair of tools to maximize production efficiency and minimize down time and schedules major repairs with manufacturing services.

  • Participates in production machine lay-out planning, and modifications including considerations with respect to production flow, safety, power, and operating requirements.

  • Assists employees to resolve problems involving work practices and morale.

  • Will lift and carry up to 40 pounds occasionally.

  • Work will move between a manufacturing and office environment.

Performs other duties as assigned or directed.

  • Supervisory or management experience.

  • Experience in a machining and/or assembly operations

  • College Degree (Associates and/or above).

  • Experience utilizing JD Edwards ERP system

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.