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Design Engineer

Date: Jun 25, 2022

Location: Hesston, KS, US

Company: AGCO


Design Engineer - Hesston, KS


What we are looking for:


The position will be responsible for the design of the Rotary Headers for Windrowers and Pull-Type Mower Conditioners in Hesston, KS.  The successful candidate will design, document, and coordinate the validation of Rotary Header designs as related to new product introductions.  This individual must have the ability to interface with all levels of a manufacturing organization.  As part of a multi-disciplinary team this engineer will produce designs that will meet cost, quality, reliability, performance and serviceability targets. 


What you will do:

  • Completes assigned design work to meet design specifications and project schedules according to AGCO defined programs.
  • Coordinate design activities with test engineers, quality technicians, vendor and other manufacturing personnel.
  • Develop test requirements and coordinate component and system testing, including analyzing results.
  • Interpret and implement requirements from appropriate industry standards.


What you will bring:



  • Requires a Bachelor’s Degree in Agricultural or Mechanical Engineering or related field of study from a 4-year accredited university.
  • Proficiency using CREO, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint and Word is required.



  • Entry Level Engineer experience acceptable.
  • Windchill/Creo experience.
  • Ability to work independently to define and implement solutions to complex problems.





  • Experience in Ag, construction or forestry industry preferred.
  • Knowledge in sensors/electrical systems is preferred.
  • Experience in weldment and machined part design is preferred.
  • Farming background or experience with agricultural and or construction equipment is preferred.



Special Job Dimensions:

  • The position requires less than 25% travel for training, meeting with team members, and working with equipment in the field.  Ability to travel throughout North America and Europe is required.


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