Chicago Manufacturing Recruiter Seeks a Manufacturing Engineering Manager

Kappa Search, Inc. is a leading engineering, operations and manufacturing recruiting firm. We specialize in the permanent recruitment and placement of Engineering, Manufacturing and Management professionals. Our client, a leading manufacturer of industrial machinery for the automotive, aerospace and medical industries, is looking to add a Manufacturing Engineering Manager.


  • Will have overall responsibility for electrical, mechanical and manufacturing engineering.
  • Manages custom machine design and assembly process from concept through delivery.
  • Interfaces with sales, engineering, assembly and installation teams to ensure customer on-time delivery and satisfaction.
  • Project management where necessary to meet or exceed deadlines.
  • Manage daily engineering and manufacturing personnel activities.
  • Monitor progress of outsourced/contractor services.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical, Industrial or Electrical Engineering preferred
  • 10 + years experience with industrial machine design and manufacturing.
  • Several years experience with Engineering and/or Manufacturing management.
  • Expertise with machining processes and machine tools.
  • Ability to multitask and prioritize projects.

*** Company is in a strong, steady growth mode and offers competitive salary, merit bonuses and top benefits. ***