Design Drafter

AGI Airlanco


Closing: June 18, 2021

Posted: May 17, 2021


Falls City, NE, USA

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About AGI

AGI is a global food-based infrastructure company publicly traded in Canada. 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 Airlanco is a world class manufacturer of air management equipment specializing in the design of custom solutions for a wide range of industries. AGI Airlanco makes dependable centrifugal and axial fans, ducting, transitions and other sheet metal and aeration products. Our aeration systems are custom built for each installation to provide optimum storage conditions for farm bins and major terminals. AGI Airlanco products help companies meet OSHA, EPA and other clean air guidelines.

The Opportunity  

We are actively seeking a Design/Drafter to join our team at Airlanco, a division of AGI. This role will be responsible to prepare detailed engineering diagrams of manufactured products, machinery and mechanical equipment or devices, including dimensions, fastening methods, and other engineering information.

The Team

This role will report directly into the Engineering Manager, and work collaboratively with other members of the design team.

Essential Functions

  • Develop detailed design drawings and specifications for mechanical equipment, dies, tools, and controls, using computer-assisted drafting (CAD) equipment.
  • Coordinate with and consult other workers to design, lay out, or detail components and systems and to resolve design or other problems.
  • Review and analyze specifications, sketches, drawings, ideas, and related data to assess factors affecting component designs and the procedures and instructions to be followed.
  • Compute mathematical formulas to develop and design detailed specifications for components or machinery using computer-assisted equipment.
  • Position instructions and comments onto drawings.
  • Modify and revise designs to correct operating deficiencies or to reduce production problems.
  • Check dimensions of materials to be used and assign numbers to the materials.
  • Lay out and draw schematic, orthographic, or angle views to depict functional relationships of components, assemblies, systems, and machines.
  • Confer with customer representatives to review schematics and answer questions pertaining to installation of systems.
  • Lay out, draw, and reproduce illustrations for reference manuals and technical publications to describe operation and maintenance of mechanical systems.

Position Qualifications

  • Associate's Degree (two year college or technical school) or equivalent related experience.
  • One to two years related experience preferred.
  • Computer literate.
  • AutoCAD or similar computer aided drawing program.
  • 3D Modeling Engineering Software.
  • Microsoft Office Applications.

How To Apply

Apply today by submitting your resume and cover letter! Email to 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.