All West/Select Sires Summer Internships


All West/Select Sires is seeking an amazing addition to the All West family in the form of a college student intern for the summer of 2019. This internship will begin on (or close to) June 17, 2019 and end approximately August 23, 2019, as academic schedules permit. We are looking to hire one intern for a period of 10 weeks to work out throughout All West Territory. A complete position description for the available internship is below.

Students majoring in Dairy Science, Animal Science, Agriculture Business or Agricultural Communications who are familiar with the cattle industry are preferred. While juniors and seniors will be given preference, sophomores will also be considered. Applicants must submit an application, cover letter and resume with references no later than December 1, 2018.

Background and skills needed:

  • Major in Dairy Science, Animal Science, Agriculture Business, Agriculture Communications or related area of study with a familiarity and passion for the dairy/beef industry.
  • Valid driver’s license

Internship responsibilities:

Participate in all aspects of the All West/Select Sires dairy and beef teams. This will include active involvement and learning with the following teams:

  • Marketing & Communications Associates
    Social content creating, video interviewing and production, newsletter design
  • Sales Representatives
    Account management, customer service
  • Certified A.I. Technicians
    Technician services, estrous detection, etc.
  • Warehouse Managers
    Semen handling, unpacking, order filling, inventory
  • Genetic Consultation / Reproductive Solutions
    Breeding strategies, genetic selections, genetic audits, mating systems

Report on your time spent with All West/Select Sires at the end of your internship by completing a survey with detailed comments and reviews.

Logistics:

Location: Student will be working throughout All West Territory in California, Oregon and Washington.
Availability: Full-time, Monday – Friday, 8:00am-4:30pm (or the equivalent of a 40-hour work week depending upon departmental work and assigned supervisor’s schedule)
Compensation: Student is paid bi-weekly on an hourly basis
Transportation: Student must provide his/her own transportation to and from work, but will have full access to company vehicle during work hours (including extended use for overnight trips)
Flights from office to office (Burlington, WA - Turlock, CA) or elsewhere in the territory, will be arranged and purchased by All West/Select Sires.
Housing: Each student is responsible for his/her own housing in close proximity to an All West office. Depending on the student’s home area, and desire to relocate for the 10-week internship, they will be working from either the Burlington, WA or the Turlock, CA facilities.

Please submit this complete Application and include the following:

  • Cover letter
  • Resumes with at least 3 listed references
  • MUST be submitted electronically by December 1, 2018.

Submit cover letters, resumes and applications to us here.