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IDEX Design Engineering Co-Op (spring semester/summer 2024) in Cedar Falls, Iowa

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 Engineering team at Viking Pump Inc., a Unit of IDEX Corporation, is seeking a Co-Op student to work within our Engineering Department in Cedar Falls, Iowa. This student will participate in design projects to support Growth & Innovation and Global Distribution Business Segments.


  • Participate on cross-functional project teams.

  • Support New Product Development, Value Engineering and Derivative Product projects.

  • Create and Update models and drawings in SolidWorks.

  • Maintain part numbers and Bills of Material in ERP system.

  • Other engineering projects as assigned.


  • Pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, ManufacturingEngineering Technology, Industrial Technology or related Engineering field.

  • Minimum GPA of 3.0 in Major.


  • 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, PowerPoint and Outlook.

  • CAD training w/SolidWorks experience a plus.


  • 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).

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Job Family: Engineering

Business Unit: Viking Pump