Career Opportunities 

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Reproductive Specialist

As a reproductive specialist and team member at East Central/Select Sires, you'll experience a career in the A.I. industry and work with today’s most elite dairy producers. This position is based in southern Wisconsin -- the heart of dairy country.

Key responsibilities:
  • -- On-farm reproductive consultation -- commonly referred to as Select Reproductive Solutions (SRS) -- with dairy producers and their management team
  • -- Record analysis, generate reports, and troubleshoot programs through on-farm software such as Dairy Comp 305, PC Dart etc.
  • -- Implement team meetings for troubleshooting and advancing herd reproduction
  • -- Work with producers implementing synchronization programs and protocols
  • -- Manage the installation and service of automated-detection programs and cow-monitoring systems
  • Select Mating Services (SMS) program and genetic training offered by Select Sires
Qualifications:
  • -- Excellent communication and writing skills
  • -- Positive work ethic with service-orientated attitude
  • -- Selfmotivated with the ability to work on your own and in a team structure
  • -- Strong computer skills with Microsoft Office knowledge(PowerPoint, Excel, and Word)
  • -- Dairy cattle evaluation experience is preferred
  • -- A.I. and heat-detection experience is preferred
Education/experience:
  • -- B.S. degree in dairy/animal science, agribusiness, or related area is preferred
  • -- Minimum 3-5 years of experience in the dairy-cattle industry is preferred
At East Central/Select Sires, we pride ourselves on working with our customers to obtain their reproductive and genetics goals. We strive to encourage self growth, long tenure, and promoting from within. This position will include a competitive base salary with potential growth, company vehicle, full benefit package and 401k, paid vacation, and time off. If you are a self-motivated individual who has the skills to meet this position and the desire to be a part of the Select Sire’s team, we want to hear from you.

Qualified candidates should send your résumé, cover letter, and salary requirements to Phillip Dieter at phildieter@yahoo.com.

A.I. Specialist

As an artificial insemination (A.I) specialist, you'll have the opportunity to experience a career in the A.I. industry and work with today's most elite dairy and beef females to produce the next generation of impact bulls and females. This career provides the opportunity to be exposed to the elite in the A.I. industry and hone your breeding skills in both large-herd commerical operations and registered elite-embryo programs in the heart of it all -- southern Wisconsin.

The appropriate candidate will gain experience in areas such as:

-- Large-herd tail chalking, heat detection, and A.I. services;

-- Reproductive physiology and synchronization;

-- Record analysis and reproductive consultation services;

-- Automated-detection programs and health-monitoring systems;

-- Select Reproductive Solutions (SRS) portfolio offered by Select Sires; and

-- Select Mating Services (SMS) program and genetic training offered by Select Sires.
 

Ideal candidates for this career should have a strong agricultural background including:

-- A dairy and/or beef focus;

-- Outstanding people skills, with service-orientated attitude;

-- Excellent communication skills; and

-- Strong work ethic and the ability to work on your own, as well as in a team structure.

-- A.I. experience and knowledge of on-farm software is preferred, but not mandatory.
 
Position includes:
 
-- Strong starting base salary with endless commission potential

-- Full benefits package, paid vacation, paid time off, and potential for advancement
 
  • If you're interested in joining the largest artificial-insemination company in North America, send your résumé and cover letter to Phillip Dieter at phildieter@yahoo.com.

General Opportunities

-- Dairy program managers
-- Select mating service evaluators
-- Area sales managers
-- Member service representatives (skilled A.I. technicians)
-- Relief member service representatives (A.I. territory managers)
-- Large-herd specialists
-- Part-time A.I. technicians
-- Reproductive consultants
-- Cow-monitoring-system specialists
-- Beef specialists
-- Product and service specialists
-- A.I.-training specialists (bilingual, too)
-- Communications specialists
-- Inventory-control specialists
-- Administrative support
-- A.I.-technician internship
-- Communications internship

Commitment and Compensation

-- Team-oriented atmosphere
-- Encouragement to grow personally and professionally
-- Competitive compensation packages with benefits
-- Mentoring
-- Internal and external training
-- Commitment to excellence
-- High ethical standards
-- Passion for customer success
-- Community and industry involvement


Long-time-employee service ...

is a hallmark of East Central/Select Sires; however, opportunity awaits new employees as the cooperative continues to grow and prosper.