Internships

Thomas Land Company/Lakeview Ranch Posted: Monday, February 1, 2016

RANCH INTERSHIP POSITION

Ranch inter position available near Ogallala, Nebraska. Interns will participate in calving and AIing approximately 800 head of cattle. Intern will be required to work horseback regularly and working some weekends maybe required.  Housing is not provided.

Thomas Land Company/Lakeview Ranch

850 Lakeview W. Rd

Brule, NE  69127

Chris Delatour (308)778-7185


INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITY Posted: Tuesday, January 26, 2016

The Bow and Arrow Ranch is located 28 miles south of Valentine, NE.  We are a cow/calf operation and will be calving out approximately 1,400 mother cows this spring.

We have housing and a pickup provided. 

We have participated in the NCTA internship program in the past and have had very good experiences with the students.

Duties would include helping during calving, pairing out, fencing, branding, moving cattle, which is done horseback.

Students will be working with 3 other ranch employees.  Also, they will have the option to continue working for the summer, if they would like.

Any other questions, please contact me, Tom Davis, 402-376-4850.

VETERINARY TECHNICIAN INTERNSHIP PROGRAM Posted: Thursday, January 21, 2016

VETERINARY TECHNICIAN INTERNSHIP PROGRAM

UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE

COLLEGE OF VETERINARY MEDICINE

SMALL ANIMAL CLINICAL SCIENCES

Summary: The veterinary technician internship program is a rotating internship for graduate veterinary technicians through the Small Animal Teaching Hospital.  It is designed to offer the technician the opportunity to increase knowledge and gain practical experience in an educational environment.
Eligible candidates: Only graduates of AVMA accredited Veterinary Technology programs will be considered.  The internship is aimed at new graduates, but other technicians may be considered.
Application Process: Candidates are required to submit an application with letter of interest, a minimum of two letters of reference, and college transcripts through the last semester completed.  Application packets from candidates should be received by the University of Tennessee by March 31, 2016.
Numbers:  A maximum of 4 candidates per year will be selected.
Salary and Benefits: The veterinary technician interns will be paid at an hourly rate ($7.25/hour or minimum wage, whichever is greater), including overtime pay.  Medical insurance is available to the intern, partially paid by the University.  The interns may choose to live in the dormitory area in the College of Veterinary Medicine for less than the cost of outside living accommodations ($100/mos which includes utilities).
Acceptance: Upon acceptance into the veterinary technician internship program, the technician will receive a letter confirming the acceptance.    The candidate should send a letter accepting the offer. The period of the internship will be approximately June 13, 2016 – June 9, 2017.  Start and end dates have some flexibility.
Evaluation: Regular evaluations will be completed.  The intern will be required to give a minimum of two presentations within the year.  Feedback and evaluations be provided on an ongoing basis.
Rotations: There will be core rotations, as well as elective rotations.  The veterinary technician interns will be scheduled on overnight rotations, as well as weekends and holidays.  Rotations will last from 1-4 weeks.
Vacations: The veterinary technician interns may take up to two weeks of scheduled, unpaid vacation time during the year. This may include a week during December, but not necessarily the week of Christmas.   There is flexibility in other scheduled time off.           
Core rotations will include: Afterhours Emergency/ICU, Anesthesia, Community Practice, Day ICU, Day Emergency/Outpatient, Internal Medicine, Neurology, Oncology, Radiology & Surgery
Elective rotations: Core rotations, Avian/Exotics, Cardiology, Dermatology, Nutrition, Ophthalmology, Rehabilitation & Large Animal
More information can be found at: http://www.vet.utk.edu/departments/SACS/interns/tech.php                                                          

 


Derek Waits Internship Posted: Tuesday, January 12, 2016

INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITY 350 COW/CALF OPERATION
BEGIN MARCH, 2016
Duties include: help with spring calving, night checks, tagging, feeding during the day, fencing, general ranch work *Housing available
*Wages - $1,500 per month
Contact: Derek Waits (NCTA Graduate)
Wood Lake, NE
Home phone – 402-967-3098 (leave message) or Cell phone – 402-322-1988
*Please provide resume and references


Internship opportunity on West Central IL Grain & Beef Farm Posted: Thursday, December 17, 2015

We own & operate a 1500 acre family farm in West Central IL that has an opportunity for an intern interested in agriculture.  Blackhawk East Jr. College has been sending interns here with mutual benefit & success for all involved.  My wife & I would like to host an intern from outside our local area so that we can learn also.
Briefly about our farm:
Raise Corn, seed soybeans for Pioneer, wheat, hay, & forage cereal rye Raise non GMO corn for customer specific Japanese vendors that visit our farm yearly Cow herd of 140 commercial & show cows utilizing AI & embryo transfer Feed yard 200 head capacity slatted floor barn & outside lots Daughters age 21 & 16 show Shorthorn, Hereford, Simmental cattle at state & national level
2 Railroad sidings on 2 different railroads where we load / unload rail cars of bulk & ag related commodities No horses, but several Honda's Wife, Carol is high School librarian, BS Animal Science Univ. of IL, MS Library Science Mankato State University Kent, BS Animal Science University of IL. Worked in grain industry for ADM in 3 states for 8 years.
Internship opportunities would vary by season: 

  • Spring & Fall would be an excellent opportunity for Agribusiness Management or Agronomy / Ag Mechanics students.  Primary activity would be row crop related, non-irrigated.
  • Summer would be an excellent opportunity  for Animal Science & Vet Technology students.  Primary activity would be beef cow herd & feedlot related.
  • Winter would be an excellent opportunity for Animal Science or Ag Mechanics students.  Primary activities would be in show cattle barn or shop.
  • Intern would need to be female since living arrangement would be shared bathroom with youngest daughter in upstairs of our home.
  • Additional details, pictures or references available upon request.
  • Kent & Carol Lock Avon, IL   cklock1@juno.com

Crop Scout Intern: Madison’s Great Western: Ainsworth, NE Posted: Monday, December 14, 2015

Working at a locally owned agriculture retailer, Madison’s Great Western in Ainsworth, Nebraska this intern will primarily work to assist the Agronomist in their daily activities.  May be involved with either a formalized scouting program or perform in-field scouting as-needed.  The in-field experience gained will be crucial in building agronomic skills.

Crop Scout Intern: Stuart Fertilizer and Grain Inc.: Stuart, NE Posted: Monday, December 14, 2015

Working at a locally owned agriculture retailer, Stuart Fertilizer & Grain Inc. in Stuart, Nebraska this intern will primarily work to assist the Agronomist in their daily activities.  May be involved with either a formalized scouting program or perform in-field scouting as-needed.  The in-field experience gained will be crucial in building agronomic skills

Operations Intern: Stuart Fertilizer and Grain Inc.:Stuart, NE Posted: Monday, December 14, 2015

Working at a locally owned agriculture retailer, Stuart Fertilizer and Grain Inc. in Stuart, NE, this intern will primarily work to assist management in the overall operations of the business.  Will be exposed to virtually all aspects of the ag retail business.

Operations Intern: Bowie Fertilizer Inc.:Miller, NE Posted: Monday, December 14, 2015

Working at a locally owned agriculture retailer, Bowie Fertilizer Inc., in Miller, NE this intern will primarily work to assist management in the overall operations of the business.  Will be exposed to virtually all aspects of the ag retail business.

Summer Ranch Internship @ River Bend Ranch, LLC of Limon, Colo. Posted: Thursday, December 10, 2015

River Bend Ranch, LLC of Limon, Colo. is looking to hire a Summer 2016 college student intern seeking a position on a working cattle ranch. River Bend Ranch is located west of Limon on I-70, which is an easy drive east of Denver 80 miles and east of Colorado Springs 70 miles.

Agronomy Sales Intern – Lamar Fertilizer Posted: Tuesday, December 8, 2015

Apply your crop scouting experience and interest in sales by working at a locally owned agriculture retailer Lamar Fertilizer, in Lamar, Nebraska. This intern will primarily work to assist the Agronomist to support the growers’ needs. Not only will this intern perform some crop scouting, but will work to translate findings into suggested plans, programs and services that the grower can apply in their operations. Strong communication and problem solving skills will be needed in connecting with growers. This experienced agronomy internship is the best way to expand on previous agronomy scouting internships.

Ranch Intern Needed Posted: Thursday, December 3, 2015

We are looking for an intern to work on a commercial cattle ranch this summer. This opportunity would consist of working with all aspects of the cow herd, sorting and moving cattle to summer pastures, synchronizing and A.I.ing our replacement heifers, cutting and raking hay, stacking bales, checking water for cattle, fencing and monitoring pastures for a rotational grazing program. Some knowledge of cattle and horses, along with operation of machinery would be helpful.

The ranch is located in northwest Nebraska. We run about 650 cow calf pairs, 250 yearling replacement heifers and have 1000 acres of dry land alfalfa and hay to harvest.

We are located 12 miles from a town with a population of 5000. We are about an hours drive from the Black Hills of South Dakota.  Rapid City South Dakota which has a population of about 75000 is located about 2 hours away.

Wages would depend on experience. Housing can be provided. For more information e-mail lesranch@bbc.net or call in the evening 308-432-5230.  Jim Lesmeister


Land O'Lakes, Inc Posted: Thursday, December 3, 2015

Similar to last fall, we are actively recruiting for students interested in agronomy internship opportunities. We have several of these opportunities available in the western Nebraska area, and actually across the state.

Paul and Mary Schipporeit Internship Posted: Thursday, October 29, 2015

A cow-calf/yearling outfit is looking for interns.

Lone Creek Cattle Company Intern Posted: Sunday, October 18, 2015

Lone Creek Cattle Company has a couple openings for summer interns. 

Cattle Internship Posted: Thursday, October 8, 2015

We have a 450 head cow-calf operation, feed approximately 2500 head in a feedlot and farm about 750 acres.  We AI more than half of our cows and utilize carcass data when selecting our replacement heifers.  Our feedlot consists of owned and commercially fed cattle.  A major emphasis in the feedlot is feed consumption and bunk reading. These are critical to health and performance of the cattle. We have been utilizing precision farming techniques the last four years, our economic efficiency has greatly improved.  We always look for those ideas that challenge the status quo.

Contact Steven Stroup at 308-882-6432.


Alliance Animal Internship / Externship Posted: Thursday, October 8, 2015

Alliance Animal is currently accepting applications from Veterinary Technician students that need to complete an internship/externship. Candidates should be currently enrolled in an accredited Veterinary Technician/Technologist program with a graduation date set. Wages based on experience.  Housing is provided!

Interested students send a resume and cover letter to: amber@allianceanimalclinic.com