Animal Sciences Career E-Letter

November 4, 2013

From the Desk of Barry Delks
Animal Sciences Careers Website
All Current Full-Time Positions
All Current Internship Positions
College of Ag Interview Opportunities
Employers by Concentration/Species
All-Campus Career Information


Career Fairs

Full-time Positions
1. Meat Inspector Opportunities

Part-time Positions

Internships/Summer Work
1. Alta Internships

Study Abroad/ Travel Opportunities

Club Callouts

Leadership Development
1. Veterinary Medicine Career Panel


Full-time Positions

1. Meat Inspector Opportunities

Both Jasper County and Elkhart County have just posted opportunities for full-time meat inspectors through the Board of Animal Health. The job descriptions are identical.

Elkhart Application Deadline: November 11, 2013
Jasper Application Deadline: November 15, 2013

Salary: $24,128

Benefits: The State of Indiana offers a comprehensive benefit package which includes medical, dental, vision, life insurance, retirment plans, and accrued leave.

To apply for the jobs or for more information about them, visit:

Note: You will need to set up a personal account before applying. Resumes may be attached to the online application.

Internships/ Summer Work

1. Alta Interships

 Alta Genetics, a global company centered on developing better genetics in dairy herds, is offering four different internships to college students.

Alta Advantage Internships

Reproductive Management Internships

Valley Ag Softward Internship

Saskatoon Colostrum Company Sales Internship

To apply to any of these internships, email your cover letter and resume to:
Molly Sloan
Skills Development Specialist

For more information, visit:

Application Deadline: November 10, 2013

Leadership Development

1. Veterinary Medicine Career Panel

Come to Lilly 3-113 on Friday, November 15, 12:30-2:00 pm to learn about different careers in Veterinary Medicine!

Stop by anytime. Refreshments starting at 12:30 pm. We will have a networking opportunity, so be ready to meet some different vets and ask lots of questions!

We have a variety of different veterinarians coming to speak at this panel:

Dr. Dawn Frank - Mixed Animal - Horizon Veterinary Services
Dr. Tom Troxel - Dairy - South County Veterinary Service
Dr. Max Rodibaugh - Swine - Swine Health Services
Dr. Karri Wilson - Industry - Elanco Animal Health
Dr. Bret Marsh - State Veterinarian
Dr. Peacock - ExoticVeterinarian - Hillview Veterinary Clinic

View the flyer.

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