IMI Precision Engineering Manufacturing Manager in University Park, Illinois


Bimba, part of IMI Precision Engineering, is a forward-thinking innovator providing industry-leading pneumatic, hydraulic and electric motion solutions that are easy to use, reliable and ready for all engineering solutions. We are a world leader in motion and fluid control technologies. Wherever precision, speed and engineering reliability are essential, we deliver exceptional solutions which improve the productivity and efficiency of our customers’ equipment. As a business we aim to understand our customers’ challenges. We then connect our products, people and expertise in order to deliver exceptional service and solutions. We call this Engineering GREAT, and we deliver it to customers through a world-class portfolio of high performance products, through close partnerships and problem-solving, and through a global network of support which ensures reliable local delivery, all over the world. Bimba is headquartered 30 miles south of Chicago, IL. We offer an excellent compensation and benefits package, including medical, dental, vision, 401(k) with Company Match and Flexible Spending Accounts.


We are looking for a world class MANUFACTURING MANAGER to join our team in University Park, IL. The Manufacturing Manager provides leadership to assigned Divisions. The position manages manufacturing activities to guide the Division to the achievement of its goals and assure customer satisfaction by producing quality products and providing excellent delivery service. Our Manufacturing Manager has responsibility for planning, employee development, process improvement and leadership activities.


  • Bachelor’s Degree; Masters’ Degree preferred

  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience in a manufacturing environment, preferably in a fast-paced custom metal fabrication/machining environment

  • Three years’ experience in a leadership position

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal

  • Demonstrated ability and understanding in the manufacturing concepts of quality, participatory management, continuous improvement, project management, and training and development

  • Training in Lean manufacturing or other continuous improvement techniques (Six Sigma, 5S, etc.)

  • Experience with ERP systems preferred

Bimba is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate because of sex, age, color, disability, ethnicity, marital or family status, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, military veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Job ID 2018-31584

# of Openings 1

Job Locations US-IL-University Park

Category Manufacturing/Production

Platform IMI Precision Engineering