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Precision Technicians



Precision Technicians

Due to business growth we have openings for the right person to join our teams of highly skilled AI technicians in the following areas:

- South West Scotland

- North West England 

- Lancashire

- South West Wales

- Shropshire

- Gloucestershire

- Wiltshire 


Do you have AI experience (preferred) or significant dairy experience? Are you self-motivated, passionate and understand the benefits of providing a service that's right first time, every time rather than just in time or just about good enough? Are you self-motivated and want a long term career rather than just a job?


Who will I be working with?

Cogent is one of the UK's leading suppliers of bovine genetics and operates the UK's largest bull stud. The 
award-winning company brings innovation to breeding and offers a complete range of solutions to deliver improvement on farms. Founded in 1995, the company has since developed a global presence exporting products to more than 40 countries, with a workforce in excess of 120 professional team members.


So, what will the role of Precision Technician entail?


Reporting to the Precision Operations Manager and Team Leader, you will assist the Precision Reproductive Solutions Team in operating and delivering a 
high quality reproduction and breeding service, providing expert advice and assisting customers in meeting reproductive objectives, and developing the reproductive service. Tasks to include;

- Building effective relationships with customers to deliver a service that meets their breeding requirements

- Running an efficient service utilising Cogent's state-of-the-art heat detection system and whole herd management solution, to ensure accurate and timely artificial insemination of cattle

- Taking responsibility for your customers fertility data and herd reports

- Preparing reports and providing detailed action reports to customers and Team Leader

- Liaising with industry professionals such as Veterinarians and Nutritionists


What will I need to be considered for this Precision Technician vacancy?

- Good knowledge of animal husbandry, with the ability to understand and converse with industry professionals

- Professional and friendly attitude with excellent communication and rapport building skills

- Highly organised, diligent, self motivated and able to overcome challenges

- Must have a 
can do attitude and a proven team player, able to deliver the highest quality of service to your customers 365 days a year


- IT literacy


- Full UK driving licence

- Proven experience providing a high standard of artificial insemination services, in-depth reproductive technical knowledge, although full training will be provided for the right candidates


What will I receive in return?

You will be joining a reputable business with a friendly culture where you'll be able to apply your 
expertise and skills , and be encouraged and supported to further develop your career.

Salary: Dependent on experience

For more information contact recruitment@cogentuk.com or gary.pleavin@cogentuk.com

Closing Date: 22.04.2018