Genus is an agricultural biotechnology pioneer. We are a global FTSE 250 company, headquartered in the UK, and listed on the London Stock Exchange. Genus PLC has a presence in over 70 countries and a global workforce of over 3,000 employees and growing. We are a worldwide leader in porcine and bovine animal genetics, partnering with farmers to transform how we nourish the world – a mission that is important to a sustainable future.
Food consumption is expected to rise by 60% in the next 20 years. Our challenge is to affordably and sustainably meet that escalating demand while global resources diminish. Our vision is clear: Pioneering animal genetic improvement to help nourish the world.
Do you have a customer-focused mindset? Then, join the Genus ABS team on a full-time permanent basis to deliver reproductive services to customer farms in and around Devon & Cornwall areas.
The role of Reproduction Management Specialist is responsible for building and maintaining professional relationships with teammates and customers. You will work independently to identify opportunities, input data and drive for results as a team. If you enjoy working outdoors and are interested in agriculture, apply with your CV today.
Your first week as a Reproduction Management Specialist will be spent on an all-expenses-paid artificial insemination training course in Lancashire, England. You will receive comprehensive training to enable you to succeed in your role. The duration of training will depend upon your skills as an artificial inseminator. You will be recognised as a key worker to support the beef and dairy food supply chain, offering essential bovine reproductive services to customer farms daily.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Visit customer herds to heat-detect cows and analyse computer records before artificially inseminating the appropriate animals
Support the farm team to improve fertility within the herd; producing healthier and more productive cows to meet the business goals
Work with colleagues to provide outstanding customer service and animal health and welfare; increasing customer loyalty to Genus ABS’ products and services
Make informed decisions based on the genetic plan, animal behaviour and data you have available; identifying solutions and presenting recommendations to improve your personal and team performance
Full driving licence
Previous work experience with large animals
Available to work on a rota basis – 7 days a week, including early mornings and days. Shifts are planned at least one month in advance
Fully expensed company vehicle for work purposes
Company pension (Enhanced by Genus)
Cycle to work scheme
Language training provided and support for continuous professional development (CPD)
Enhanced Parental Leave Package *NEW*
Equal Employment Opportunities:
Genus is an equal opportunity employer. In accordance with anti-discrimination law, it is the purpose of this policy to effectuate these principles and mandates. Genus prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type and affords equal employment opportunities to employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, age, national origin, disability status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Genus conforms to the spirit as well as to the letter of all applicable laws and regulations.
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