IMI Precision Engineering Mechanical Engineer in Saline, Michigan

Are you looking for a position in a dynamic environment where there is room for growth and advancement?

Our Mechanical Engineer position may be the right fit for you!

IMI Precision Engineering is 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.

IMI has a sales and service network in 75 countries, as well as manufacturing capability in the USA, Germany, China, UK, Switzerland, Czech Republic, Mexico and Brazil.


The Mechanical Engineer will work in a dynamic environment where they will partner with various disciplines to accomplish tasks such as : improving designs for manufacturing, profitability, performance, quality, and customer requirements on existing and new products, providing design support on existing products to all departments within the company, and providing evaluation of all ECNs and BOM revisions to drive customer satisfaction and contribute to sales growth. The Mechanical Engineer will perform standard processes, which require application of standard techniques, procedures, and criteria in carrying out production sustaining engineering duties, redesign of existing products, and design of new products.


  • Under general supervision design, develop, and implement custom engineered solutions meeting customer product specifications and all industry and regulatory requirements.

  • Work within the Company Management System with emphasis in the Advanced Product Quality Planning process.

  • Effectively utilize various CAD programs to create models and detailed drawings for various components.

  • Conduct testing on products at different phases in the development. This will include setup and report writing.

  • Troubleshoot and resolve product integrity issues with an appropriate sense of urgency and within required company timeframes. Supports VAVE and product transfers.

  • Acquire and apply sound engineering judgment to problem solving in both design work and in production issues.

  • Under general supervision, perform standard design calculations and support engineering efforts on critical projects which includes: idea/concept development, prototype evaluation, concept verification, and production design validation.

  • Ensure accuracy and completeness of engineering design, documentation, and bill of material for products on both a domestic and global level.

  • Assist in the design and implement verification and validation programs to ensure designs are adequate for intended purpose.

  • Under general supervision, researches requirements, presents design options, and documents results for project team or engineering management.

  • Rely on established guidelines to apply standard engineering techniques, procedures, and criteria.


Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering plus more than two years related Engineering field experience; or Masters degree in Mechanical Engineering or related field of study and less than two (2) years of field experience.

Skills and Competencies

  • Knowledgeable of engineering terms and standard engineering techniques.

  • Basic Stress/Strain Analysis.

  • Basic Fatigue Analysis.

  • Basic Material Properties.

  • Basic Fluid Dynamics.

  • Basic 2D drawing, Dimension, and Tolerance application.

  • Basic Technical Writing.

Computers and Technology

  • Proficient in MS Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook).

  • Competent in creating and editing 3D CAD and 2D drawings.

  • Working knowledge of MRP Systems.

  • Working knowledge of CAE software.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, Gender/Minority/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity.

Job ID 2018-31512

# of Openings 1

Category Engineering

Platform IMI Precision Engineering