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Job Title:  Development Operator


Montevideo, MN, US, 56265

Business Unit:  Engineered Medical Components
Posting Date:  Nov 23, 2022
Job Description: 

Summary of Position

The Development Operator role assists the Product Development Engineers and Technicians in operating NPI parts, developing visual criteria, work instructions, measurement methods and inspection criteria.


Position Requirements

  • High school diploma or GED is required.
  • AMETEK EMC manufacturing experience is required
  • Minor computer skills are required
  • Basic math and calculator usage skills are necessary.
  • Critical thinking ability to troubleshoot and detect malfunctioning.
  • Good time management to work at a good pace, executing word orders and demands.
  • Ability to read and understand basic instructions, such as shop packet, standard work instructions, blue prints, and various visual aids
  • Ability to use measuring devices
  • Good manual dexterity
  • Basic understanding of Statistical Process Control practices
  • Organizational skills
  • Flexibility in work assignments and work schedule



Duties and Responsibilities

  • Run NPI Parts
  • Support Engineers and Engineering Technicians in developing visual criteria, work instructions, measurement methods, and inspection criteria.
  • Identify process bugs and support Engineering Technicians in fixing the identified bugs.
  • Fill out Project Summary Reports
  • Maintain NPD Resources; this would include but is not limited to keeping the NPD room clean and organized.
  • Clean Rapid Prototype Parts.
  • Perform other duties and assignments as required


Working Conditions

Work Environment: Office and Manufacturing Plants as needed

Atmospheric Conditions: Indoors

Temperature Extremes: None

Materials, Tools and Equipment Used: machine tools and related process and monitoring equipment, in addition to some production tools, chemical handling, PPE as required

AMETEK is committed to making a safer, sustainable, and more productive world a reality. We use differentiated technology solutions to solve our customers’ most complex challenges. We employ 18,500 colleagues, in 30 countries, that are grounded by our core values: Ethics and Integrity, Respect for the Individual, Diversity and Inclusion, Teamwork, and Social Responsibility. AMETEK (NYSE:AME) is a component of the S&P 500. Visit for more information.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class. Individuals who need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process should call 1 (866) 263-8359.

Nearest Major Market: Minnesota