Controls Engineer

AGI Fertilizer Systems


Closing: June 4, 2021

Posted: May 7, 2021


Marshall, IL, USA

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About AGI

Ag Growth International (AGI) is a Canadian based food infrastructure company. With over 3,800 employees and over 30 global manufacturing brands, AGI is a leading provider of equipment and technology solutions for agricultural commodities including seed, fertilizer, grain and feed systems and an expanding platform for food processing facilities.

AGI Fertilizer Systems designs, builds, and installs fertilizer handling equipment and material handling equipment worldwide.  AGI Fertilizer Systems is full-service company with experienced engineering, design, production, installation, transportation, and technical personnel to serve this industry.  Specializing in putting customers in control as the leading manufacturer of automation blending and material handling systems for the agriculture, fuel and aerial industries.

The Opportunity

We are actively seeking a Controls Engineer for AGI Fertilizer Systems, a division of AGI. In this role, you will be responsible for Identifying, developing, and executing innovative features to automated solutions in fertilizer retail buildings using the latest technology that help with safety, efficiency, and accuracy that help feed the world.

The Team 

You will work closely with and report to the AGI Fertilizer Controls Engineering Lead.  You will collaborate closely with a comprehensive support team of engineers, project managers and operations team members.


  • Own the standard plc software component library
  • Maintain a customer focus
  • Collaborate with controls engineering lead to establish customer requirements pre-quote stage
  • Collaborate with multi-disciplined team to provide technical risk analysis on project reviews
  • Review sales/project releases to ensure the project information and quote is accurate, complete and meets customer requirements.
  • Analyze projects for safety, efficiency, and financial risk
  • Represent Yargus Engineering in project meetings with customers, cross divisional or corporate.
  • Provide market feedback/requirements to the Product Engineering team.
  • Support aftermarket team, customers, or contractors with engineering related installation questions
  • Represent the Control Engineering Team in meetings
  • Identify errors in quoting and/or evaluate change order requirements
  • Own product/software template integrity
  • Collaborate with Product Engineering team for ECR/ECN process
  • Maintain a continuous improvement and team culture
  • Work diligently with entire engineering department and panel shop on issues to prevent decreases in quality and efficiency rates in the plant.



  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or equivalent work experience.


How To Apply 

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We thank you for applying, however, only those selected to continue in the interview process will be contacted.

Accommodations are available upon request for candidates with a disability taking part in the recruitment process and once hired.

AGI is an equal opportunity employer.