Who Are We? Genus plc is a market leader in porcine, dairy and beef genetics and is uniquely positioned as a global player, with a dedicated, multi-species research and development (R&D) function and an international distribution network. We breed and distribute the genes of the worlds best pigs and bulls, scientifically selecting livestock whose offspring is designed to increase the profitability of our customers, who are some of the world's biggest farmers and food producers. Our vision is clear: Pioneering animal genetic improvement to help nourish the world. Open Role:An exciting opportunity has arisen for De Novo Genetics Nucleus Herd Intern position. Open Role:An exciting opportunity has arisen for a highly motivated professional to join our team as a De Novo Genetics Nucleus Herd Intern at our New Albin, IA and Caledonia, MN locations. De Novo Genetics owns many of the world’s elite Holstein females, housed at De-Su Holsteins, and produces genetically superior sires for ABS Global.Responsibilities:High level summary of responsibilities include:Provide excellent care of De Novo heifer and bull calves, embryo donors and recipientsAssist with the recording of identification, reproduction and other data Perform a variety of dairy tasksInteract with ABS Global Product Development team as neededFollow all safety and biosecurity procedures and protocolsMajority of the time is to be spent at the donor and calf facilities (in NE Iowa/SE Minnesota) The Candidate:Qualifications:The successful candidate will have the following qualifications:Currently enrolled or recently completed coursework in Animal Breeding, Agricultural Business, Genetics, Animal Science, Dairy Science, or related fieldExperience handling large animals or livestockExcellent communication skillsDemonstrate a positive and professional imageSelf-motivation and the ability to work effectively both independently and as part of a teamValid Driver’s License Ideally, candidates have experience working in a global role for a company in the agriculture sector. What Can We Offer You?At Genus, we offer a competitive salary and benefits package, together with the opportunities that come with working for a global organization. We offer an environment where personal growth in encouraged. If you are interested in playing a key role for one of the most innovative and highly regarded companies in our industry, this is the business for you.Apply for this job.