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Department of Animal Sciences


Assistant Manager, Dairy Research and Training Facility

The Dairy and Food Science Department at South Dakota State University is inviting applications for Assistant Manager of its Dairy Research and Training Facility. The selected candidate will be responsible for supervision, training, and scheduling of employees at the dairy farm with primary emphasis on herd health and research.

The Assistant Manager will be expected to maintain the health and well being of all dairy livestock, coordinate and supervise all research projects including maintaining research equipment and livestock, supervise all employees, and be responsible for training and scheduling of employees at the Dairy Research and Training Facility.

An earned B.S. in Dairy Production/Animal Science or related degree by date of application and experience in working with dairy cattle is required as is one-year experience on a dairy farm, herd health experience, and experience with Dairy Comp. Full consideration given to applications received by February 11, 2020.

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