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IDEX Machine Operator in Denver, Colorado

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The Clamp Machine Operator sets up and operates machine to produce a full range of pre-formed clamps per specifications.

REPORTING TO : Production Supervisor


  • Reads job specifications to determine machine set-up and material requirement.

  • Collects proper tooling, steel, boxes and labels.

  • Inserts and adjusts tooling on machine.

  • Loads and threads steel through machine.

  • Operates machine to determine final adjustment and examines finished work for conformance to specifications.

  • Delivers sample parts to Quality Assurance Department for approval.

  • Performs in-process inspections as detailed in the Quality Control Plan.

  • Adjusts machine as needed to maintain specifications during production process.

  • Folds, tapes, labels, fills and closes boxes.

  • Stamps employee number on package of finished product and stacks on pallet.

  • Requires the operation of two machines as the schedule requires.

  • Maintains paperwork as required.

  • Participates in the continuous improvement process by attending meetings and presenting problems and possible solutions to the appropriate personnel.

  • Operates label maker and print and apply machine.


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential function 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 of the use of measuring instruments for inspection purposes, i.e. calipers, micrometers, etc.

  • Mechanical background and/or aptitude.

  • Basic Math skills: addition, subtraction, multiplication and division

  • Ability to read job specifications.

  • Must provide or purchase adequate tools to perform the job.


High School Diploma or GED

Essential Functions:

The physical demands, work environment and mental/visual demands 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.

Physical Demands:

  • Requires use of hands and fingers to handle, feel objects, tools or controls 30% of the time.

  • 30% - 60% of the time is spent standing or walking.

  • Approximately 30% of the time is spent bending.

  • Ability to listen to sound of machine at all times to help identify operating problems.

  • Lifting requirements range from less than 10 lbs. up to 200 lbs. Manual lifting could reach to company maximum of 50 lbs. Material handling equipment is available for heavy lifting.

Work Environment:

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee works near moving, mechanical parts approximately 60% of the time.

  • Noise exposure is moderate.

Mental/Visual Demands:

  • Clear vision and the ability to adjust focus are required to monitor production operation and for safety.

  • Requires constant alertness to machine operation.

  • Peripheral vision is required to monitor production operations and for safety purposes.


To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies to perform the essential functions of this position.

  • Problem Solving: The individual participates in the continuous improvement process by attending meetings and presenting problems and possible solutions to the appropriate personnel.

  • Interpersonal Skills: The individual remains open to others’ ideas and exhibits willingness to try new things.

  • Relationships with Others: The individual works effectively and relates well with others, including superiors and colleagues. The employee exhibits a professional manner in dealing with others and works, to maintain constructive working relationships.

  • Operational Excellence: The individual is dedicated to providing organization systems for measuring work. The individual seeks to reduce variances in organizational processes.

  • Communication and Contact: The individual communicates effectively both verbally and in writing with superiors, colleagues, and individuals inside the Company.

  • Planning/Organizing: The individual prioritizes and plans work activities, uses time efficiently and develops realistic action plans.

  • Quality Control: The individual demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness and monitors own work to ensure quality. The individual delivers the highest quality products which meet the requirements of internal and external customers.

  • Adaptability: The individual adapts to changes in the work environment, rotates into other departments as required and manages competing demands and is able to deal with frequent change, delays or unexpected events.

  • Dependability : The individual is consistently at work and on time, follows instructions, responds to management direction and solicits feedback to improve performance. The individual completes all duties as assigned, trains as required, and rotates into other departments as required.

  • Safety and Security: The individual actively promotes and personally observes all safety procedures. The individual complies with Environmental, Safety, and Hazardous Communications requirements.

  • The estimated compensation for this position is $16.25 - $23.00 per hour

  • This position may be eligible for a business unit bonus of 3% annually

  • This position is also eligible for our comprehensive U.S. benefit offerings, which include Health benefits, 401(k) retirement savings program with company match, at least 80 hours of vacation, along with holiday, sick and personal time off. P lease visit our career page at

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).

Business Unit: Band-It

Job Segment: FSD Fire & Safety/Diversified Products