Central Minnesota Chapter News

The Central Minnesota Chapter was chartered in 1992 with the goal of serving the needs of those involved in the industrial maintenance and plant engineering field. We are proud to have technicians, supervisors, vendors, and management represented in our chapter. We have developed our chapters with an active executive committee and board. Below you will find a list and brief description of the many features of the Central Minnesota Chapter.

Membership

We welcome anyone involved in the facilities maintenance field to join our growing chapter. Are annual dues are as follows:
Technician and Senior Members – $65 (includes chapter and & national dues)
Associate Members (Vendors) – $110 (includes chapter and national dues)

Programs

Our monthly programs feature dinner meetings, tours of local industry and technical presentation on maintenance related topics. Our monthly meetings are held the third week of each month.

Education

Our chapter was formed with the goal of providing cutting edge technological programs and classes. Our TMT program, has featured on OSHA safety requirements, coaching for performance and the management role.

Scholarships

We offer scholarship through our local technical college for men and women who are pursuing a major and career in facilities maintenance.

Fundraising

Our spring speaker presentation in April, is joint effort between the IMI and other local professional organizations. Past events have featured nationally recognized speakers presenting such topics as Total Productive Maintenance and Personal Motivations and Team Building. Our fall event is a raffle with proceeds going to our scholarship program.

Public Relations

We strive to be active in our community. Future plans are to develop an Adopt-A-Highway Program and chapter newsletter.