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Department of Animal Sciences


The Susan Edwards Ayrshire Summer Intern

Application Deadline: April 10, 2017
Duration: 10-12 weeks depending on intern availability
Full-time position: 40 hours per week
Location: Ayrshire Breeders’ Association office, Columbus, OH
Compensation: Hourly
Transportation: Must provide own transportation
Housing: Responsibility of intern
• Assist with the development of presentations and press releases for the Association
• Assist with production of Ayrshire promotional materials for web and printed distribution to breeders and at dairy events
• Work with the processing of registration and transfer applications to maintain ABA
records and database and issue registration certificates
• Perform clerical duties – photocopying, mailing, filing, etc.
• Perform other tasks as assigned by supervisor
• Strong interest and/or background in the dairy industry
• Studies in communications, dairy or animal science, or in a related field of study
• Computer skills – Microsoft Office programs, desktop publishing experience a plus
• Strong writing skills
• Detail oriented
Application requirements:
• Cover letter including future goals and career aspirations
• Resume including education, previous work experience, skills and other qualifications
• List of three references with contact information
• Application deadline – April 10, 2017. Email applications to or mail to 1224 Alton Darby Creek Road, Columbus, OH 43228
*A special thanks to Susan Edwards of West Grove, PA for her financial support of the Ayrshire Intern Program