Manufacturing Engineer

Date:  Sep 14, 2023

Assumption, IL, US

Brand:  Grain & Protein

Who We Are Looking For

AGCO is looking for an innovative Manufacturing Engineer to work at our Assumption, Illinois location! As the Manufacturing Engineer you will aide in effectively bringing to market new products in collaboration with our manufacturing operations sites across North America.  In this role you will help ensure that farmers receive the Grain and Protein products they need at the right time!


What You Will Do

  • Lead and participate in the completion of pre-production activities. This includes the development of standard production rates, production routings, process flow charts, develop and procure fixtures and quality gauging / tooling required, creation of work instructions, and support PPAP efforts.
  • Develop and maintain time standard tables for cycle time and cost to manufacture of products (maintain and use aPriori Labor Costing Software).  Work cross-functionally with accounting and operations on these standards as required 
  • Assist operations and design engineering in the identification and understanding of causes leading to: low productivity, low utilization of labor or equipment and/or missed shipments (MUDA analysis), Operator Pace Rating, and Kaizen ideas.
  • Document work instructions and time study analysis to aide in achieving these standards on the shop floor with the operations team.
  • Work with cross-functional teams across plants and locations.


What You Will Bring

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical, Industrial, Process Engineering/Technology or related field, or eight or more years of related work experience.
  • 1+ years of manufacturing or industrial engineering experience.
  • Knowledge of labor standard setting techniques, cost analysis in manufacturing and software solutions like ProPlanner, TimerPro, aPriori, or Team Center Product Cost preferred.
  • Understanding of warehouse, work cell and facility layout, assembly line balancing concepts and material flow analysis.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Outlook, Teams, Word, PowerPoint, and Excel).


A Plus If You Have

  • Strong written, oral and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Ability to be proactive and independent, taking initiative.
  • Ability to identify, analyze and provide practical solutions to ongoing process issues.
  • Ability to organize work and effectively manage a variety of projects at the same time, while meeting deadlines.


What We Offer

GLOBAL DIVERSITY – Diversity means many things to us, different brands, cultures, nationalities, genders, generations – even variety in our roles. You make us unique!

ENTERPRISING SPIRIT- Every role adds value. We’re committed to helping you develop and grow to realize your potential.

POSITIVE IMPACT – Make it personal and help us feed the world.

INNOVATIVE TECHNOLOGIES - You can combine your love for technology with manufacturing excellence – and work alongside teams of people around the world who share your enthusiasm.

MAKE THE MOST OF YOU – Benefits include: health care and wellness plans, flexible and virtual work options (where available), 401(k) Savings Plan with company match, paid holidays and paid time off, flexible spending accounts, reimbursement for continuing education, company philanthropic programs, company perks programs, and much more…


Please note that this job posting is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of all required activities, duties, responsibilities or benefits and may change at any time with or without notice.

AGCO is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.

Smart Solutions

Our five grain and protein brands help our customers manage seeds and grains, protect animal health and improve productivity. GSI and Cimbria offer advanced, integrated systems that make storing, conditioning, moving, and managing grain and seed easier and more profitable. Cumberland and AP leverage the latest high-tech solutions to improve poultry and swine production, including state-of-the-art climate control, biosecurity, and feeding systems. And Tecno’s innovative layer housing helps egg producers protect the well-being of their birds and achieve better results.

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