Agricultural Engineers

Agricultural Engineers

Apply knowledge of engineering technology and biological science to agricultural problems concerned with power and machinery, electrification, structures, soil and water conservation, and processing of agricultural products.

Key Competencies * Attention to Detail * Integrity * Analytical Thinking * Dependability * Initiative * Cooperation * Persistence * Innovation * Achievement/Effort * Adaptability/Flexibility

Representative Tasks * Prepare reports, sketches, working drawings, specifications, proposals, and budgets for proposed sites or systems. * Discuss plans with clients, contractors, consultants, and other engineers so that they can be evaluated and necessary changes made. * Meet with clients, such as district or regional councils, farmers, and developers, to discuss their needs.


Manufacturing, Agriculture Forestry Fishing & Hunting, Educational Services, Professional Scientific & Technical Services,

Job Family Architecture and Engineering

Sample Job Titles Agricultural Engineer, Agricultural Equipment Design Engineer, Agricultural Equipment Test Engineer, Agricultural Production Engineer, Agricultural Research Engineer, Agricultural Safety and Health Program Director, Agricultural Systems Specialist, Agriculture Consultant, Agriculture Engineer, Agriculture Professional, Agriculture Scientist, Automation Engineer, Conservation Engineer, Engineer, Engineering Leader, Farm Equipment Engineer, Field Research Associate, Permaculture Designer, Product Engineer, Product Technology Scientist, Project Engineer, Regional Engineer, Research Agricultural Engineer, Research Associate, Research Leader, Supplier Quality Engineer (SQE), Test Engineer.