Select Sires Inc. Employment Opportunities


Select Sires is a dynamic global organization that is committed to developing and delivering innovative genetic solutions. We believe that people truly are the cornerstone of our success.

At Select Sires, we demand the best of ourselves, our company and are truly passionate for what we do for our customers. To attain this goal, we want to surround ourselves with the best, the brightest and the most aggressive professionals. At Select Sires, you will be part of the solution to make a difference to address the world’s growing food requirements with environmentally sustainable solutions.


Processing Technician

Select Sires, Inc., a dynamic global organization committed to developing and delivering innovative genetic solutions, seeks a Processing Technician to work in a team environment at its’ headquarters facility located in Plain City, Ohio. This passionate, highly motivated individual will process and freeze conventional and sexed semen.

Candidate must be able to:

  • Extend semen and verify calculations
  • Fill, seal, rack, freeze, and store straws
  • Print packages using jet print system
  • Maintain liquid nitrogen storage tanks and freezers
  • Detect and report defective materials or questionable conditions to the supervisor
  • Maintain the work area and equipment in a clean orderly condition and follow prescribed safety regulation
  • Maintain personal health and sanitation standards
  • Perform other work-related duties as assigned

Requirements:

  • Enter data accurately and follow set protocols
  • Proficient in basic laboratory procedures
  • Able to work meticulously with detail and high emphasis on quality in a small team environment with minimal supervision
  • Must have valid driver's license and be insurable under the company's automobile insurance policy
  • Fundamental understanding of AI industry

We believe that people truly are the cornerstone of our success. At Select Sires, we demand the best of ourselves, our company and are truly passionate for what we do for our customers. To attain this goal, we want to surround ourselves with the best, the brightest and the most aggressive professionals. At Select Sires, you will be part of the solution to make a difference to address the world’s growing food requirements with environmentally sustainable solutions. Qualified candidates (internal and external) must submit résumé with employment history and salary expectation to employment@selectsires.com. Review of résumés and interviews will commence immediately and will end when the position is filled.

This is an hourly, nonexempt position and will report to the Production Manager (Dave Brake). Work schedule is Monday through Friday from 9:30 am to 6:00 pm, subject to change to meet departmental needs. Select Sires, Inc. is a drug-free workplace. All applicants will be given full consideration but are not guaranteed an interview.



Shipping Technician

Select Sires, Inc. is seeking a motivated individual to join our team as a Shipping Technician. This position is located at our facility in Westby, Wis. Candidate must be self- directed, detail- oriented, and organized.

Specific duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to,

  • Receive distribution requests from member cooperatives
  • From inventory records, retrieve straws from liquid nitrogen filled inventory tanks
  • Update inventory in computer on proprietary software
  • Package and ship semen orders
  • Place product in shipping containers
  • Process paperwork
  • Maintain liquid nitrogen in storage tanks and shipping containers
  • Move large inventory tanks
  • Prepare canes with ID tags
  • Assemble semen goblets
  • Detect and report defective material or questionable conditions to the shipping supervisor
  • Operate equipment needed to perform job
  • Correctly move semen to storage location on computer
  • Maintain the work area and equipment in a clean orderly condition and follow prescribed safety regulations
  • Perform other work- related duties as assigned

The work schedule is Monday through Friday 7:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Other overtime opportunities may be required as needed. Work schedules and duties are subject to change to meet departmental needs. Select Sires offers a comprehensive benefits package to include: Paid Time Off, 401(K) Retirement Plan with Employer Contribution, Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance, Short and Long-Term Disability Insurance, Employer-Paid Life and Accidental Death Insurance, and Tuition Reimbursement.

Qualified candidates (internal and external) must submit a resume with salary requirements and employment history to employment@selectsires.com.

This is an hourly, nonexempt position and will report to the Westby facility Shipping Technician Team Lead. All applicants will be given full consideration but are not guaranteed an interview

Shipping Technician

Select Sires, Inc. is seeking a motivated individual to join our team as a Shipping Technician. This position is located at our facility in Plain City, Ohio. Candidate must be self- directed, detail- oriented, and organized.

Specific duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to,

  • Receive distribution requests from member cooperatives
  • From inventory records, retrieve straws from liquid nitrogen filled inventory tanks
  • Update inventory in computer on proprietary software
  • Package and ship semen orders
  • Place product in shipping containers
  • Process paperwork
  • Maintain liquid nitrogen in storage tanks and shipping containers
  • Move large inventory tanks
  • Prepare canes with ID tags
  • Assemble semen goblets
  • Detect and report defective material or questionable conditions to the shipping supervisor
  • Operate equipment needed to perform job
  • Correctly move semen to storage location on computer
  • Maintain the work area and equipment in a clean orderly condition and follow prescribed safety regulations
  • Perform other work- related duties as assigned

The work schedule is Monday through Friday 6:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. with occassional overtime. Other overtime opportunities may be required as needed. Work schedules and duties are subject to change to meet departmental needs. Select Sires offers a comprehensive benefits package to include: Paid Time Off, 401(K) Retirement Plan with Employer Contribution, Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance, Short and Long-Term Disability Insurance, Employer-Paid Life and Accidental Death Insurance, and Tuition Reimbursement.

Qualified candidates (internal and external) must submit a resume with salary requirements and employment history to employment@selectsires.com.

This is an hourly, nonexempt position and will report to the Shipping Supervisor. All applicants will be given full consideration but are not guaranteed an interview



Ohio Livestock Technician

Select Sires, Inc. is seeking a Livestock Technician. Work schedules and duties vary per facility for these non-exempt positions. All work schedules are subject to change to meet departmental needs. Candidate must be self-directed, detail-oriented, and organized

DR Monke Center - Reports to Brian Spires/Casey Roebuck
Livestock Technician duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Bull handling for semen collection
  • Stall cleaning, feeding, any and all related barn chores
  • Other tasks as assigned

The work schedule is Monday through Friday, 5:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. and every one out of seven weekends. Overtime opportunities may be available. All work schedules are subject to change to meet departmental needs.

Select Sires offers a comprehensive benefits package: Paid Time Off, 401K Retirement Plan with Employer Contribution, Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance, Short and Long Term Disability Insurance, Employer-Paid Life and Accidental Death Insurance, Tuition Reimbursement, and free Milk and Coffee throughout the work week.

Candidates must be self-directed, detail-oriented, and organized. Please complete a job application available at the Receptionist Desk, Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. or send resume to employment@selectsires.com



Beef Sales Representatives

Want to join a fun, hardworking, progressive group of people that are team-oriented and focused on customer success? Select Sires is seeking independent Beef Sales Representatives (BSR).

We are looking for highly motivated, sales professionals interested in developing a business that provides leading genetic and reproductive services to beef producers in their local area. Expect unmatched field support, industry leading training, access to the highest fertility semen and most complete beef sire line-up in the industry, all backed by a team of people dedicated to helping you grow your business.

A successful Beef Sales Representative may have a 2 to 4 year degree in an agricultural related field or equivalent experience, sales experience, strong community and industry relationships, and a passion for beef genetics, reproduction, and customer success.

Select Sires, Inc. is a drug-free workplace. All applicants will be given full consideration but are not guaranteed an interview.

If you are passionate about beef genetics, reproduction and customer success and are looking to develop your own business, contact us at:
Select Sires Beef Department
beefsalesrep@selectsires.com



Select Sires, Inc. is a drug-free workplace. Background checks and a pre-employment drug screening are mandatory. All applicants will be given full consideration, but are not guaranteed an interview.