IMI Precision Engineering Project 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 PROJECT MANAGER to join our team. The Project Manager will supportall Bimba initiatives that are part of Bimba New Product Development. This will include New Product Development project support as well as site project management support. The position will also be responsible for ensuring the NPD process is effectively implemented and robustly executed, bringing the authority of leadership to the NPD process to ensure project targets are delivered to time and to budget, and assisting with activities that help to improve and develop NPD methods and tools.


We require:

  • Bachelors’ Degree; degree in mechanical or electronics engineering helpful

  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in Project Management, including communication and reporting

  • Experience working in cross-functional teams

  • Basic operations, supply chain and commercial understanding; preferably in a manufacturing environment

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Strong Analytical skills

  • High level of organizational skills

  • Strong ability to handle multiple tasks

  • Strong problem-solving skills

  • Thought leader with strong ability to influence/persuade

  • Very detail oriented

  • High degree of flexibility

  • Proficient in MS Office, especially Excel and Word

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 2018-31651

# of Openings 1

Job Locations US-IL-University Park

Category Project Management

Platform IMI Precision Engineering