Junior Engineer (EIT)

AGI Danmare

Dates

Closing: November 12, 2021

Posted: October 13, 2021

Location

Lisle, IL, USA

Job Department

Engineering

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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.

Danmare provides engineering solutions and project management services to the food industry.  Danmare specializes in automated systems for pet food, rice and pasta, confectionery ready-to-eat foods, sauces and meat processing.

The Opportunity

We are actively seeking a Junior Engineer for Danmare, a division of AGI. In this role, you will support and assist the Project Engineer and/or Project Manager with major project initiatives. The responsibilities will include providing engineering support to the intermediate and senior engineers within the Danmare Group. 

  • Travel component may be 40% of total time, percentage is job dependent.
  • 25% of travel will be international (Toronto).
  • While Danmare tries to minimize travel, the percentage is project dependent and Danmare has implemented programs to compensate for time away.

The Team

The Danmare Group is comprised by a team of over fifty-five Professional Engineers, Designers, and Technologists whose credentials span the electrical, mechanical, civil, chemical, and construction disciplines required to service the specialized needs of the food and beverage industry. The full team comprises a diverse range of talent that allows us to offer the full spectrum of big picture process design to niche level materials handling.

Responsibilities

  • Drawing the layout of existing facilities and the design of proposed projects for build and tendering purposes. Working knowledge of AutoCAD is required.
  • Project management and site contractor supervision during installations. Responsibilities include timeline & budget management and an attention to client’s safety procedures at all times.
  • Assist with equipment sizing for processing applications.
  • Assist lead project managers with multiple projects that may range in complexity, dollars and life cycle.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Engineering
  • 6 months to 1 year of related food manufacturing engineering experience as outlined in the job summary.
  • Ability to interact with customers in a highly professional manner
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to interact and gain respect quickly at all levels of manufacturing organization.

 

How To Apply

Apply today! Click the “Apply Today” button above or email careers@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.