Design Engineer

AGI South East Asia and Oceania (SEA)

Dates

Closing: March 31, 2021

Posted: December 24, 2020

Location

Bangkok, Thailand

Job Department

Engineering

To apply for this position, please send your resume to Rustom.Mistry@aggrowth.com. Please use the job title as the subject line for reference.

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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 has established their new Regional office in SEA in mid-2020 to enhance their presence in the South East Asia & Oceania Region. Ag Growth International (Thailand) Ltd. located in Bangkok is the Regional Headquarters taking care of South East Asia, Oceania, Japan and South Korea. AGI Thailand can provide sales support, technical support and after-sale service and spare parts assistance to all our customers in the region. With the establishment of this office, we are closer to our customers and can serve them better and more efficiently.

The AGI brand as well as our product brands are among the most recognized in global agriculture; in some cases, with more than 160 years of industry experience. Our history of success and international esteem is yet another reason the AGI advantage has you covered.

The Opportunity

We are actively seeking a Design Engineer to provide pre-sales and project engineering support for various projects in the region. In this role, you will be responsible for the design of grain storage facilities, rice processing plants and other projects according to the customer request, in addition to preparing flow sheets, general and machine layouts and other technical details required during the quotation process.

The Team

Reporting to the Senior Vice President, SEA, you will work closely with the engineering and sales team and contribute towards achieving the division’s goals. 

Responsibilities

  • Design grain storage facilities, rice processing plants and other projects according to the customer request.
  • Prepare flow sheets, general and machine layouts and other technical details required during the quotation process.
  • Prepare and maintain detailed project drawings during project execution of projects under instructions of Head Quarters.
  • Review, evaluate, and improve flow diagram and engineering drawings prepared by dealers & customers.
  • Visit sites to collect technical information for the project.
  • Assist in filling Request for Quotation (RFQ) for projects in the region.
  • Help to provide dealers with technical support for AGI equipment.
  • Assist dealers in using block drawings for design purposes.
  • Actively participate in technical discussions and material exchange between dealers/clients and factories.
  • Assist the team in visiting dealers/clients for technical support & training.
  • Assist sales staff and project coordinators in technical matters.

Qualifications

  • Degree in Engineering and minimum 3-5 years of experience working in this field
  • Agriculture grain system design experience is desired
  • Proficient in usage of AutoCAD, ability to read and develop flow diagrams, general arrangement drawings, detailed layouts, and project related drawings.
  • Experience in 3D design software (e.g., SketchUp, Revit) is a plus
  • Strong IT skills, including intermediate to advanced proficiency in MS Excel
  • Highly motivated and self-directed capable of multi-tasking, problem solving and able to work with minimal supervision.
  • Fluent English oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to read and create technical requirements according to the local norms.
  • Good time management and organizational skills, ability to work under pressure, communicate in different time zones and meet deadlines
  • Ability to travel internationally (Canada, USA, Italy, Brazil, all countries in SEA and other regions as required)
  • A valid driving license

 

 

How To Apply

Apply today! Click the “Apply Today” button above or email Rustom.Mistry@aggrowth.com with your cover letter and resume and note the job you’re applying for in the subject line.

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.