IDEX Operations Co-Op Intern in Cedar Falls, Iowa
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The Operations team at Viking Pump, a Unit of IDEX Corporation, is seeking student co-ops to work within our manufacturing & foundry facilities in Cedar Falls, Iowa. Students will participate on and/or lead support projects across a variety of functions in our manufacturing operations. This position will begin in May 2021 and end in December 2021.
PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Participate on cross-functional project teams.
Support continuous improvement and Lean events.
Develop standard work instructions specific to machines or work processes
Work in a team environment to implement manufacturing improvement projects.
EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:
Pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering or Industrial Technology.
Minimum GPA of 3.0 in Major.
OTHER SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:
Interest in a career path in the industrial manufacturing industry.
Ability to manage multiple priorities in a fast paced environment.
Demonstrated ability to work in a team environment.
Strong written and verbal communication skills.
- Proficient with Microsoft Office products including, but not limited to, Word, Excel, and Outlook.
WORK ENVIRONMENT REQUIREMENTS:
Ability to move within office and manufacturing complex, write by hand and keyboard, and perform general office functions.
Visual acuity needed for close detail work and computer use.
General manufacturing, warehouse and office environment.
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).
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.