Work Nature

  • Design agricultural machinery components and equipment, using computer-aided design (CAD) technology.
  • Test agricultural machinery and equipment to ensure that they perform adequately.
  • Design food-processing plants and supervise manufacturing operations.
  • Plan and direct construction of rural electric-power distribution systems.
  • Design structures to store and process crops.
  • Design housing and environments to maximize animals’ comfort, health, and productivity.
  • Provide advice on water quality and issues related to managing pollution, controlling rivers, and protecting and using other water resources.
  • Design and supervise environmental and land reclamation projects in agriculture and related industries.
  • Discuss plans with clients, contractors, consultants, and other engineers so that the plans can be evaluated and any necessary changes made.

Key Skills

  • Processing Information
  • Critical Thinking
  • Complex problem solving

Occupations

  • Agricultural Research
  • Agriculture Engineers
  • Agriculture Equipment Engineers
  • Agriculture field officers
  • Research Associate
  • Rural development officers
  • Soil and Water Conservation Engineer
  • agricultural and probationary officers

Career Analysis

1 Fees
Medium
2 Demand
High
3 Salary
High
4 Level Of Preparation
High

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