​Position Announcements


Livestock Judging Coach and Judging Teams Coordinator

The successful candidate will develop a nationally ranked livestock judging program. In addition, the successful candidate will serve as the judging team coordinator for the Department of Animal Sciences. As the judging team's coordinator, the successful candidate is expected to recruit, advise and train coaches for the other judging teams in the Department as needed. In addition, the successful candidate will work to develop a strategic plan for the judging programs that result in coordinated efforts focused on recruiting and developing future leaders in agriculture. The successful candidate will be expected to teach courses associated with the livestock judging team and other courses critical to the Department's mission. The successful candidate will be expected to recruit team members, work with 4-H and FFA programs, develop summer camps, and fundraise to support judging programs. Apply here: https://careers.purdue.edu/job-invite/21257/ 


Maintenance Mechanic

Purdue Animal Science Research and Education Center (ASREC) is seeking a Maintenance Mechanic. In this role, you will be working primarily with the Farm Operations Unit which consists of 1,600 acres of corn, soybeans, hay, wheat, and pastures.  This position works  daily with Farm Operations Manager and other staff in a team-oriented atmosphere to implement maintenance and repair on equipment associated with crop, forage, and livestock production. The successful candidate will also perform preventative maintenance and repairs, inspect, operate, or test machinery or equipment to diagnose machine malfunctions and perform mechanical, electrical, or hydraulic maintenance and repair. Apply here: https://careers.purdue.edu/job-invite/21893/


Farm Animal Research Technician - Poultry Unit

The Animal Science Farm’s Poultry Unit is seeking a Farm Animal Research Technician. The Research Technician is a seasoned individual who works independently while under limited supervision to provide significant impact on day-to-day objectives.  This position is necessary to fulfill the research, teaching, and outreach activities of the Department. In addition, you will monitor animal health and environment conditions, assist faculty with various research projects and clinical instruction of students, maintain health and performance records, provide tours of research facilities to students, public, research personnel, etc. as well as provide coaching, training and guidance to lower-level support positions, students and graduate students. Apply here: https://careers.purdue.edu/job-invite/22217/