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Animal Science Intern (IVF)


Kuna, ID, US, 83634-5458

The J.R. Simplot Company is a diverse, privately held organization, with roots firmly planted in agriculture and agriculture-related businesses. The J.R. Simplot Company is a true farm-to-table company with operations that touch every aspect of agriculture, including seed production, farming and ranching, plant sciences, fertilizer manufacturing, food processing, commercial product development, and distribution.


The Intern will work at a bovine In Vitro Fertilization laboratory. The intern will be involved in oocyte collection, maturation, fertilization, and culture of In-vitro produced embryos in addition to providing overall laboratory support.

Key Responsibilities

The responsibilities for this role will include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Providing assistance to the embryologist in oocyte collection, maturation, fertilization, and culture of In-vitro produced embryos.
  • Provides general laboratory support.

Typical Education

Currently enrolled in a four-year program at an accredited university, working towards a degree in Animal Science,Biology, Zoology, or related field.

Other Information

  • Basic laboratory and troubleshooting skills and analytical ability.
  • High regard for quality work.
  • Ability to work independently as well as in a team and enjoy a team-based environment.
  • Highly collaborative, self-motivated, and flexible.
  • Good organization, written and verbal communication skills
  • Preferred start date would be in January/February 2022(may be flexible)

Job Requisition ID: 7383

Travel Required: Less than 10%

Location(s): CS Beef Processing Plant - Kuna 

Country: United States

**The J.R. Simplot Company is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, physical or mental disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, marital status, or any other protected status.**

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