Controls Technician

AGI Westfield


Closing: April 29, 2022

Posted: March 23, 2022


Rosenort, MB, Canada

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About AGI

AGI is a global food-based infrastructure company publicly traded in Canada. With over 4,000 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.

Westfield is the largest grain auger manufacturer in the world. Established in 1950, Westfield produces an extensive line of grain augers and bin unloading equipment

The Opportunity 

We are seeking a highly motivated controls technician who is looking for a fast-paced, challenging and rewarding career. The position will be responsible for advancing and maintaining automation of our manufacturing processes in our 200,000 ft2 vertically integrated facility that includes lasers, brakes, CNC machining, manual and robotic welding, powder coat painting, assembly, and shipping departments

The Team

The Controls Technician will report to the Operations Manager.


  • Help advance automation in our manufacturing
  • Optimize machine performance and output
  • Program and troubleshoot PLCs (Schneider preferred)
  • Design and assembly of electrical control systems, including wiring, installation and testing of various systems
  • Modify and upgrade existing equipment controls
  • On-machine wiring of custom-built machines
  • Other duties as assigned 


  • Electronic engineering technology diploma or similar
  • Experience designing, programming, and troubleshooting PLCs
  • Experience in automation and instrumentation
  • Self-motivated and able to work independently as well as in teams
  • Strong organization and communication skills
  • Knowledge of steel manufacturing processes and Lean tools (5S, Kanban, VSM, etc.) considered an asset


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.

AGI is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need.

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