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South Dakota State University
Animal Science
South Dakota
Posted: 12/4/2017
Livestock Unit Manager - Sheep

Livestock Unit Manager-Sheep, Department of Animal Science, South Dakota State University, 12-month, 100% time, Non-Faculty Exempt, benefit-eligible position.

Required qualifications: earned B.S. degree in Animal Science or closely related field. Experience of two or more years in sheep production and flock management. Demonstrated proficiency in sheep production including: general flock management, ration formulation and principles of nutrition, reproduction, animal health and care, facilities operation and maintenance. Ability to interpret and implement detailed research protocols. Ability to collect, code, and maintain accurate electronic records.

Effective communication and interpersonal skills, and the ability to work and cooperate with a diverse clientele including students, staff, faculty, and producers. For questions on the position, contact Heidi Carroll at (605) 688-6623 or Position is open until filled with full consideration given to applications received by January 4, 2018.

To apply, visit:, search by position title and follow the electronic application process. Contact SDSU Human Resources at (605) 688-4128, for assistance with this process. SDSU actively seeks to increase social and intellectual diversity among its faculty. Women, minorities, veterans, and people with disabilities are especially encouraged to apply. SDSU is an AA/EEO employer.