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Waterman Dairy Summer Employment

The Ohio State University Waterman Dairy is looking for students with experience operating agricultural equipment to feed cattle, perform routine equipment maintenance, and assist with daily farm operation, corn silage production, & pasture management.

Morning and evening feeding is from 3:45-7:30AM/PM; hours are flexible outside of chores based on class schedule. Employment allows for opportunity to gain experience in equipment operation and maintenance along with dairy herd management, nutrition, reproduction, and heifer management.

This summer the Waterman Dairy looks to initiating & completing construction for an automated milking, feeding, & manure removal system from Lely!

Other positions are also available for milking and calf feeding. The dairy is located at the Waterman Agricultural and Natural Resources Laboratory on West Campus. For more information and to apply please contact Bekah Meller ( for more information and to apply.