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Parts Catalog Analyst

Date: Jan 14, 2022

Location: Hesston, KS, US

Company: AGCO

Parts Catalog Analyst

At AGCO, we believe that when our employees succeed, our business succeeds. It’s a people philosophy that we believe and invest in.  We make sure all of our employees – in every function, every geography and at every level – have the tools they need to be successful and take charge of their career. Because when our people grow, our business grows. Every day. Every way.


The AGCO Parts Division is currently looking for a Parts Catalog Analyst to join our Parts Book team in Hesston, KS. The Parts book team interacts with production, engineering, and service teams throughout many locations globally. Hesston is our largest manufacturing operation in North America for combines, balers, windrowers, and headers.

The Parts Catalog Analyst will be responsible for leading the development and publishing of parts books and illustrations for AGCO products. Additionally, the Parts Catalog Analyst will support growing the electronic publishing and electronic viewer systems.

 What you will do:

- Produce complete, clear and accurate parts catalogs to company standards for publication using AGCO Parts Book Authoring Tool (PBAT), CREO Illustrate, Isodraw, as well as other publishing tools.

- Creation of graphic representation per the Global Graphic Standard

- Support parts catalog publications for new production introduction (NPI) projects and milestones

- Manage service bill of materials (SBOM) within PTC Windchill engineering system

- ECN management to coordinate catalog updates for model year updates, manufacturing cut-in schedule and serial number breaks in production

 What you will bring:

- Bachelors' degree in Engineering, Graphic Arts, Drafting, Engineering Tech or Operations Management

- 2+ years of experience creating operator manuals, parts book catalogs, and/or completing technical writing

- 2+ years of experience with illustration preparation, including drafting, website development, and/or manipulating graphics to be easily viewed by an end user

A plus if you have:

- Understanding of terms used in engineering including bill of materials structures, configurators, and modules

- OEM industry experience (agriculture, construction, off-road/highway, heavy duty, aerospace, automotive)

- Understanding of mechanical and technical concepts and practices within machinery, preferably agricultural

- Exposure working within MRP systems and engineering bill of materials (E- BOM)

- Experience with Pro-E, CREO, or other CAD modeling software

- Ability to read blueprints

What we offer:


Experience our global diversity and enterprising spirit while helping us create innovative technologies and a positive impact that helps feed the world’s nearly 8 billion people. From the day you decide to join AGCO, we want to engage and excite you and we’re clear on where we want to go as a business and we trust you to help us there. Whether you want to learn a new skill or you aspire to do something different, we can help you develop the skills you need to take your career - and our business - to the next level.


We also invite you to “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.



AGCO is a global leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of agricultural engineering with a portfolio of exciting international brands which deliver solutions to farmers in 140 countries through a full line offer from tractors and combine harvesters to protein production systems and smart farming software solutions – to an environment where the future is happening now. Join us as we bring agriculture into the future.


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