Project Manager

If you are interested in advancing the way humans work through tech, then keep reading! We are searching for one talented Project Manager with engineering skills to join our growing team at B2E Automation.

About Us

At B2E Automation we are on a mission to maximize human potential vertically, horizontally, and laterally. Traditional engineering companies provide equipment and leave the customer to worry about the logistical issues that arise. At B2E, we do things differently: we deliver intelligent, full-service solutions, workspaces, and processes optimized to meet our customers' needs. We consider ourselves experts in the fields of Industrial Automation, Robotics, and Automated Material Handling. But, with a finger to the pulse of innovation, our product and service offering is constantly advancing and evolving. We collaborate with a wide network of consultants and freelancers to ensure we always deliver state-of-the-art, empowering solutions to owners, plant managers, and engineering directors of manufacturing and warehousing facilities.


We are searching for a candidate with:

  • Bachelor’s degree in an engineering discipline or management or equivalent experience
  • 5+ years of experience with a mechanical or controls engineering discipline
  • 1+ years of working knowledge of manufacturing-type contracts, preferably in the automation or machine tool industry
  • 1+ years working knowledge of equipment, process, and commonly used design practices for automation projects
  • Experience with automation systems engineering and integration in the automotive manufacturing industry
  • Advanced knowledge of mechanical, electrical, controls, and software engineering terms and principals
  • Intermediate proficiency with Microsoft Office programs and Google Applications (such as Gmail, Calendar, and Docs)
  • Strong work ethic
  • Willingness to perform engineering tasks
  • Ability to multitask and oversee multiple projects simultaneously
  • Experience managing people and projects efficiently
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Highly organized with acute attention to detail
  • An analytical mind that can problem solve and propose creative solutions
  • Willingness and ability to travel to and from work sites
  • Customer service experience is highly valued

Duties and Responsibilities

A typical day may include:

  • Examining and understanding customer-supplied specifications to ensure that the functionality of the equipment meets specifications
  • Ensuring that equipment operates per customer requirements as outlined in the approved specification
  • Directing program activities pertaining to assembly equipment and coordinating activities of the personnel responsible for the design, construction, and implementation of assembly systems
  • Managing several projects simultaneously
  • Reviewing and approving assembly systems, vendors’ proposed designs, and processes
  • Overseeing equipment through all phases of development
  • Constructing project timelines, monitoring and managing those timelines to achieve delivery milestones
  • Directing team personnel, manufacturing facilities, suppliers, and others involved in the development and implementation of assembly systems
  • Monitoring projects closely, providing direction and support to the project team
  • Working cross-functionally to ensure project success including with accounting, design, manufacturing, engineering, and shipping

Contract Details

  • Full-time
  • Competitive salary based on your level of experience
  • Based in Naperville, IL

Like What You Read?

If you’re excited by the prospect of working at the forefront of engineering technology with a world-class employer that values your technical skill and management abilities, then we invite you to apply. We greatly look forward to receiving a resume with a cover letter detailing why you are distinctly suited to the role.