Careers

As a research-and-development organization focused on agricultural and industrial technology, PAMI’s personnel complement is heavily weighted towards engineers, agrologists, technicians and technologists, welders and metal fabricators, and administration and clerical staff.

PAMI is a dynamic, exciting place to work with enthusiastic, energetic team players. The nature of our projects and work exposes you to a wide variety of jobs, projects, and tasks that call for critical thinking and analysis to generate outside-the-box creative solutions. PAMI is not an assembly line operation – there are new challenges every day.

PAMI’s operations are located in smaller rural agricultural communities of Humboldt, Saskatchewan and Portage la Prairie, Manitoba that are great places to work, live and raise a family.

PAMI seeks qualified individuals periodically for employment opportunities in the organization and is always accepting resumes. Please forward your resume to humboldt@pami.ca.

Current Career Opportunities

Chief Executive Officer

Prairie Agricultural Machinery Institute

Location:  Saskatchewan

The Prairie Agricultural Machinery Institute (PAMI) researches, designs, builds, and tests machinery components and machinery processes. Our scientific research approach, coupled with our hands-on lab, shop and in-field design and testing, promises practical solutions to real-world problems. Our highly-trained and experienced professional operations and technical staff are headquartered in Humboldt, Saskatchewan with offices in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan and Portage la Prairie and Winnipeg, Manitoba. PAMI’s service to clients extends far past the prairies, with clients across Canada, North America, and Europe.

PAMI’s diversified engineering expertise has direct application for agriculture, transportation, military, aeronautics, forestry, and mining. PAMI is made up of scientists, engineers, agronomists, and journeypersons, many of which have a background in farming and continue to be involved in agricultural production today.

PAMI is looking for a visionary leader to take on the role of Chief Executive Officer. As the leader of PAMI’s executive team, this individual will have a passion for agriculture and a reputation as an empowering leader with exemplary team building skills. The CEO will set and implement strategic direction for the organization, provide superior communication to both internal and external stakeholders, and manage the risks associated with revenue generation within a rapidly changing industry. The CEO will have strong networking and relationship building skills, government relations experience, and be a strategic thinker. They will be responsible for ensuring the best interests of the organization are served within the guidelines presented in the PAMI Agreement between the Governments of Saskatchewan and Manitoba.

The ideal candidate will have post-secondary education in engineering, agriculture, or management and a minimum of seven years in progressive management roles. They will have a strong knowledge base in machinery or agriculture, an awareness of industry trends, and a strong business acumen with the capability to visualize and position PAMI for continued success in the industry.

To apply for this position, please submit your application and related materials to opportunities@boyden.com  and state the title of the position in the subject line of your email.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those under consideration for the role will be contacted.

Business Development Representative

Prairie Agricultural Machinery Institute (“PAMI“) researches, designs, builds and tests machinery, components and processes.  Our scientific research approach, coupled with our hands-on lab, shop and in-field design and testing, promises practical solutions to real-world problems.  We are scientists, engineers, agronomists and journey-persons.  Many of us have a background in farming and continue to be involved in production today.  More information regarding our company can be found at our website, www.pami.ca.

Are you looking for a challenging yet rewarding opportunity where your efforts make a difference to the sustainability and profitability in agriculture and other sectors? Reporting to the Director of Business Development, the successful candidate in this position will be responsible for establishing and maintaining strong relationships with clients to generate sales.

Location: Portage la Prairie, MB

Closing Date: February 7, 2020

The Role:

  • Manage and develop existing and new client relationships
  • Contribute to achieve business development sales targets
  • Execute short and long term business development
  • Prepare proposals, contracts and tenders

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Business development professional with a minimum of three years of experience in the agricultural industry
  • University undergraduate degree in engineering or agricultural or equivalent experience
  • Experience with CRM systems, MS Project or other project management systems would be an asset
  • Strong collaboration skills
  • Strategic and self-disciplined
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Driven, confident and personable
  • Excellent organizational and presentation skills
  • MUST be available to travel including international travel

The Benefits:

  • A defined contribution pension plan
  • Group benefits plan
  • Three weeks’ vacation
  • 26 scheduled EDOs throughout the year
  • Competitive salary