Reproduction Management Specialist

Job Locations UK
Job ID
Sales & Sales Support
Position Type
Full Time
Reports To
Service Team Leader

Business Overview

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.

Role Overview

Genus ABS is looking for a customer-focused team member to join the Somerset & Dorset team to offer after-sale bovine reproductive services to customer farms on a full-time, permanent basis.


Full training will be provided at the start of your role and throughout your animal genetic career with Genus ABS. Your initial training week will be spent on an expenses paid residential training course in Lancashire with a blend of classroom and practical on-farm training to become a skilled AI Technician. Your training will continue to take place outside of your home terrirority until you are fully qualified. Once you are qualified, you will work independently to complete your daily work and record infromation on the electronic tablet devices. You will have the opportunity to review cow pregnancies and data as soon as it is received from the customer farms.


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 license
  • Practical livestock experience on farm
  • Logical problem-solver, approachable and adaptable in your approach to work
  • Available to work 7 days a week including early mornings and days

Job title: Reproductive Management Specialist | Contract type: Permanent | Hours: Full-time | Shifts: 7 days per week (up to 12 hours shifts) | Location: DT2 8BF and TA19 9DU

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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