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Social Media/Marketing

Position:           Social Media/Marketing

Term:              Term Position, May-August 2018

Location:         Humboldt, Saskatchewan

 PAMI/WESTEST is looking for a current student or new graduate with a passion for marketing and social media. You must be a highly organized and creative to support marketing activities to B2B, key messages, social media content/calendar, and targeting key audiences. He or she will also be responsible for helping develop and produce communications materials for the organization. You will be involved in event planning, market research, and social media.

 Key Responsibilities:

Assist with maintaining PAMI/WESTEST Twitter, LinkedIn, and Facebook pages, including scheduling, editing, publishing and sharing content, and provide analytics for all social media accounts. Support research-based work and the marketing programs, responsible for the coordination and implementation of trade show booths and event planning activities. Source promotional material and support the Business Development Team.

 Skills Required:

  • Currently enrolled in or graduated from a post-secondary education program in Marketing.
  • Proficient with social media and presentation software such as Microsoft Office Suite, Twitter, LinkedIn, MailChimp and blogs.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Proactive and action oriented with an attention to detail.
  • Ability to leverage social media and digital platforms.
  • Ability to work independently and as collaborative member of a team.
  • Capable problem-solver.
  • Computer literacy, including effective working skills with MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, e-mail and internet navigation

 Salary and Benefits:     Competitive salary and benefits

Applications Close:      April 4, 2018, at 5:00 p.m.

Contact:     Please send resume of qualifications and experience, including references to:

Joanne Forer
VP, Finance and Administration
Prairie Agricultural Machinery Institute (PAMI)
Box 1150, Humboldt, SK S0K 2A0
Fax: (306) 682-5080

We thank all applicants for their interest, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

PAMI researcher is presenting at international mycotoxin conference in the Netherlands

Charley Sprenger, B.E., M.Sc., is presenting at the World Mycotoxin Forum in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, March 13. The World Mycotoxin Forum is the leading international meeting series on mycotoxins where food and feed industry representatives meet with people from universities and governments from around the world.

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PAMI Tackles Technology Integration In Farm Machinery

In response to concerns raised by producers, Prairie Agricultural Machinery Institute (PAMI) is taking steps to ensure precision agriculture technology can be used to its fullest advantage regardless of the make or age of machinery.

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Do you own a Massey Ferguson TO35, 35, 130, 135, 150, 230, or 235 tractor with NO roll over protection system (ROPS)? We want to hear from you!

PAMI is piloting a low-cost ROPS safety project. Here’s how it works:

1. PAMI provides you engineered drawings
2. You build the ROPS according to the specifications
3. PAMI tests the ROPS on our state-of-the-art equipment
4. If it passes, you build another ROPS to install on your tractor

Here’s what you get:
1. Money for materials
2. Money for some labour costs
3. Engineered-approved ROPS installed on your tractor
4. A safer tractor that protects you in case of roll-over

Interested? Contact us today!


Star Wars and Star Trek: How precision ag may land in the farm of the future.

David Yee, Vice President, is set to present at the CropConnect Conference in Winnipeg, MB, February 14, where he will deliver ‘Star Wars and Star Trek: How precision ag may land in the farm of the future’. Yee will share his insights on emerging machinery-based technologies and the implications they may have for farmers. Learn more here.


PAMI is proud to be a Gold Sponsor at CropConnect. Stop by booth 81 for the latest research results on harvesting soybeans, water management, straight-cutting canola, and more.

‘Looking Ahead in Ag Tech’ – A PAMI Presentation at the KAP Annual Meeting

“Technology like GPS, sensors and telemetry can make farming efficient and precise, but only if that technology is integrated.”

Hear more from David Yee, PAMI Vice President, at the KAP Annual Meeting in Winnipeg, Mb. on Thursday, January 25, where he is presenting ‘Looking Ahead in Ag Tech’.



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PAMI machinery experts are at the Crop Production Show in Saskatoon, SK January 8 to 11.

Prairie Agricultural Machinery Institute (PAMI) agricultural machinery experts are at the Crop Production Show in Saskatoon, SK January 8 to 11. Media interviews available upon request. Click here for the Media Advisory

PAMI Working To Improve Pulse Crop Storage And Profitability

As the tonnage, and value, of pulse crops grows, so does the need for better information to help producers protect their investment when the grain is in the bin. It is a knowledge gap Prairie Agricultural Machinery Institute (PAMI) is working to fill with a two-year study into the management of stored pulses.



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The PAMI Reports Fall / Winter 2017 Edition

PAMI Reports Fall / Winter 2017 edition is here!  To request a printed copy, email


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We can help you access support from the National Research Council Industrial Research Assistance Program (NRC IRAP)

The National Research Council’s (NRC) Industrial Research Assistance Program (IRAP) promotes the development, adaption and/or adoption of technology by innovative Canadian small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). PAMI has established an agreement with IRAP to help Canadian SMEs access scientific, technical and business advice, and short-term technical services in support of advancing research and development activities.  Under this agreement, SMEs may access up to $7,500 in funding to assist in product and process development activities, and product commercialization efforts.  This will help SMEs streamline product development, expand innovation capacities, and enhance their ability to compete locally, nationally, and globally. SME’s may be eligible for the project if they are incorporated, for profit, have less than 500 employees, and are located in Canada.  Click here to learn more.

Contact us for details!