Denver, Colorado

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 around the globe, chances are, we have something special for you.


The Manufacturing Supervisor II directs and coordinates activities of production in processing materials and/or manufacturing products by performing the following duties either personally or through subordinates. This role places emphasis on inter-departmental collaboration through strong leadership as well as driving accountability for their team’s actions. Employee engagement is a key driver for this role. Additionally, leads, coaches and provides effective feedback and supervision to all operators. Owns area KPIs of Safety, Quality, Delivery, Cost.

This position provides coverage to 2nd shift. Shift hours are from 2:00pm- 10:30pm.

REPORTING TO: Value Stream Manager


  • Maintains a safe working environment for their employees and enforces safety policies. Drives safety culture through proactive measures such as JHA’s (Job Hazard Analysis) and safety audits.
  • Directly supervises a shift of production employees with the goal of meeting/exceeding requirements for Safety, Quality, OTD, WO accuracy, attainment to standards, and cost
  • Develops and manages a high-performing, flexible team that is able to shift rapidly to respond to the needs of customers
  • Communicates across shifts and departments to maintain clear alignment in daily immediate priorities on the execution of the critical few.
  • Drive daily DMS at the cell level through the Gemba boards. Track and trend cell level performance to target. Identify opportunities for improvement by utilizing the Pareto principle. Coordinate and lead corresponding activities to eliminate high bar
  • Responsible for employee engagement and retention
  • Engrain IDEX values into the operation’s culture
  • Drive continuous improvement through the cells utilizing different lean principles to improve safety, quality, delivery, and cost
  • Ensures all company policies and procedures are adhered to by carrying out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization’s policies and applicable laws.
    • Responsibilities include: involvement in interviewing, onboarding, and training employees; planning, assigning and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.
  • Drive accountability through safety, quality, and standard work audits.
  • Owns and improves area’s 5s scores in alignment with plant wide 5s program.
  • Supports operations during weekend and off shift hours when needed.
  • Develops and masters key lean principles that are critical for cell improvement. Champions training, education and practice within the cell.
  • Other duties as assigned.


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.

  • Ability to manage conflict
  • Ability to communicate effectively at all levels
  • Ability to problem solve and improve processes.
  • Strong personal computer skills and spreadsheet experience. Ability to utilize pivot tables and other data analysis aspects to quickly communicate and present trends and gaps to performance expectations
  • MRP (Material Resource Planning) Knowledge is preferred.
  • Demonstrated conflict management skills
  • Demonstrated employee development


  • Bachelor’s degree or
  • Minimum of 4-year experience in people management
  • Minimum of 2-year experience in high volume manufacturing

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.
  • Requires reaching with hands and arms.
  • Must be able to talk and hear.
  • Time is divided between standing, sitting and walking.
  • Must be able to occasionally lift and/or move up to 35 pounds.

Work Environment:

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee frequently works near moving, mechanical parts and equipment
  • Noise exposure is moderate.

Mental/Visual Demands:

  • Clear vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus are necessary to perform the job functions.
  • Distance and peripheral vision are required to monitor production operation, and for safety. 


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 and outside 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, 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 safety all safety procedures. The individual compiles with Environmental, Safety, and Hazardous Communications requirements.

  • The estimated compensation for this position is 65,000-90,000;
  • This position may be eligible for 5% company discretionary bonus;
  • This position is also eligible for our comprehensive U.S. benefit offerings, which include health benefits, 401(k) retirement savings program with company match, etc.  For more information on our benefits and rewards, please visit our career page at

IDEX Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to workforce diversity

Attention Applicants: If you are an individual with a disability and require a reasonable accommodation to complete any part of the application process, please let us know.  Likewise, if you are limited in the ability to access or use this online application process and need an alternative method for applying, we will determine an alternate way for you to apply.  Please contact our Talent Acquisition Team at OR call us at 847-498-7070 – Job Opportunities.

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).

Denver, Colorado

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.

Our Employee Benefits:

  • Medical, dental and vision benefits
  • Prescription drug benefits
  • 401(k) retirement savings program with company match
  • Paid vacation and holidays
  • Health care and dependent care spending accounts
  • Health savings account
  • Company-paid life insurance
  • Tuition assistance
  • Employee assistance program
  • MD Live- virtual physician program (100 percent company paid)
  • Wellness program
  • Performance-based bonus program

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