Joe Winkleman

Manufacturing Engineer


As SI Jacobson’s Manufacturing Engineer, Joe is responsible for handling the nuts and bolts of production, providing scheduling, costing and production support for client projects, and overseeing SI Jacobson’s ongoing drive for process improvement and cost reduction. Joe’s prior experience as both a design engineer and manufacturing engineer in other manufacturing industries has given him a thorough understanding of process from start to finish. He is a graduate of Northern Illinois University, with a Bachelor of Science degree in manufacturing engineering technology. After spending some time working in other parts of the country, Joe returned to Chicago, where he can cheer on his Bears and Blackhawks alongside former friends and neighbors.