Career Opportunities 

Communications Intern

The communications intern is responsible for a variety of projects within the areas of public relations, written communications, print advertising, and social media. The appropriate applicant will also receive a broad range of experience with all East Central/Select Sires programs and services.

Duties may include, but are not limited to the following. The intern is responsible for interviewing customers and writing feature articles for the company newsletter -- as well as writing general news releases and customer testimonials.  In addition, the intern will
represent East Central/Select Sires at numerous functions throughout the summer including dairy shows, county fairs, and producer activities. Other duties include taking photographs, developing and designing brochures and various types of ads, and assisting with social-media programs.

Besides having an understanding of the dairy and beef industries, a successful candidate should be proficient in both written and oral communication, have experience with Microsoft Office programs, and have at least some training in InDesign and Photoshop. Additional training will be provided in all areas.

This internship is based in the Waupun, Wis., office.

Send your résumé and cover letter to: East Central/Select Sires, Attn.: Dori Lichty, N11463 State Road 26, PO Box 191, Waupun, WI  53963 OR dlichty@ecselectsires.com.

Application deadline: Friday, Oct. 31, 2014

A.I. Specialist Intern

As the A.I. specialist intern, you will have the opportunity to experience a career in the A.I. industry and work with the breeds’ most elite females to produce the next generation of impact bulls and females. This internship provides the opportunity to be exposed to the best in the A.I. industry and hone your breeding skills in both large-herd commercial operations and registered elite embryo programs throughout Southern Wisconsin.

--Training and experience will be provided:

Part-time Telephone Customer Service Representative and Accounting Assistant

As a part-time employee, you will assist our accounting department and fill in on our telephone-answering service when full-time employees take time off. Some weekends and evening hours are required. Job requires a positive attitude and willingness to provide high-quality customer service and assistance.

If you're interested in joining the largest artificial insemination company in North America, send your résumé, with references, to Tom Wendt at tomwendt@ecselectsires.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