IMI Precision Engineering QA Inspector in Illinois, United States

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


We are looking for a QA Inspector to joing the Bimba family!

Job Summary:

Perform duties to provide timely inspection, delivery and distribution of incoming components, raw materials and final product to storage or to departments.


  • Review purchase order and/or work order report to determine product received from vendors internal/external suppliers, call up related part specification from computer files and catalog, locate parts in designated area and match with paper work to ensure proper part was received.

  • Pull proper number of sample parts from production run and/or shipment according to plan and inspect parts to ensure dimensions meet Part specification (print, engineering standards, and catalog specification) and check for material defects.

  • Write up acceptance or reject tag as necessary, place tag with material, enter required data into the computer system and fill related material certifications.

  • Work with receiving, inventory and scheduling personnel to assure expedient turnaround of received parts into inventory.

  • Work closely with the production/purchasing department in the identification of nonconforming product. Assure that the subsequent disposition and resolution is completed in a timely manner.

  • Investigate and resolve questions involving incoming material, work in process & final product.

  • Prepare and deliver paperwork accurately and in a timely manner.

  • Ensure the division's instrumentation is properly calibrated as scheduled.

  • Enter and maintain inspection information into the computer database.

  • Assist division management in the training and education of divisional employees in the Bimba Quality System and proper use of a variety of precision inspection tools.

  • Work with suppliers (internal/external) on site as necessary, to assist production/purchasing department to resolve various quality related problems.


  • Experience using a wide variety of measuring instruments, such as: micrometers, calipers, comparators (optical), Rockwell Hardness Tester, plug gages, thread gages, profilometers and CMM (Applicants can be tested).

  • Basic knowledge and use of personal computer, including Microsoft Excel and Word.

  • Must possess good verbal and written communication skills.


  • Prior inspection experience with precision inspection methods

  • Previous exposure to ISO9001.

  • Assist in training in the use of measuring instruments and quality background.

Job ID 2018-31689

# of Openings 1

Category Quality

Platform IMI Precision Engineering