Select Sires Inc. will offer a veterinarian internship at its headquarters facility in Plain City, Ohio, during the spring and/or summer of 2011.
The position will be responsible for a variety of projects within the areas of animal health, export regulation and husbandry, as well as receive a broad-range of knowledge of Select Sires’ programs and services. This person will be responsible for a wide-range of tasks, including working with the veterinary department on special projects, animal health procedures, blood testing, semen collections, semen processing, paperwork and record-keeping.
Besides having an understanding of dairy and beef genetics, a successful candidate should be proficient in handling cattle and have some experience with basic animal health procedures.
This internship is open to all individuals interested in food animal medicine. The candidate may be a junior or senior in high school, college undergraduate or graduate student interested in attending veterinary school, or a current veterinary student. Activities will be commensurate with level of experience.
The internship will be available in both the spring and/or summer. Applications are due Feb. 1, 2011 for the spring session, and April 1, 2011 for the summer session. The intern must work for a minimum of four weeks.
Source: Select Sires, Inc.