Quality Assurance Engineer

Date:  Nov 14, 2023

Paris, IL, US

Brand:  Grain & Protein
Workplace Type:  Onsite

Do you want to help solve the world's most pressing challenges? Feeding the world's growing population and slowing climate change are two of the world's greatest challenges. AGCO is a part of the solution!


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.


Your Impact

  • Act as Technical Lead to achieve production/manufacturing targets; lead and drive continuous improvement while collaborating with Operations, Engineering and Materials teams; provide direct problem solving support to the production and quality functions
  • Support development of new product and engineering designs; support manufacturing change management as the point of contact/liaison between product engineering and production management
  • Develop, validate, and maintain manufacturing cost standards on existing products, as well as new product introduction; communicate relevant technical information, including projects & results, to all levels of the organization; support investigation of customer complaints and troubleshooting of warranty/customer return items
  • Lead projects to increase operational efficiency (OEE) and waste reduction/standard work (LEAN); document and maintain work instructions (including setup and changeovers)
  • Responsible for documentation and design of all jigs and fixtures in assigned area(s)

Your Experience and Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Science degree in an Engineering or Technical Field
  • Minimum of five years’ experience in an Engineering role within a manufacturing environment; experience working with contract manufacturers, suppliers or distributors
  • Experience with Electrical Assembly processes, Mechanical Assembly processes and metal fabrication
  • Design experience with tooling/fixtures/jigs; working knowledge of machine control interfaces (PLC/HMI); proficient computer skills, including MS Office, Visio, Auto-Cad or Pro-E.
  • Knowledge of Six Sigma and Lean methodologies

Your Benefits

  • Attractive, fair remuneration including participation in our bonus scheme
  • Balance of work, family and free time due to flexible working time and the possibility of remote work within the organizational framework
  • Health and life insurance

Your Workplace

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…


We value inclusion and recognize the innovation a diverse workforce delivers to our farmers. Through our recruitment efforts, we are committed to building a team that includes a variety of experiences, backgrounds, cultures and perspectives.


Join us as we bring agriculture into the future and apply now! 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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