Careers- COBA/Select Sires

We are continually seeking highly qualified professionals to join our team. If you are interested in an career with COBA/Select Sires, please submit your resume and cover letter to the coba@cobaselect.com.


Position Title: Full Time A.I. Relief Reproductive Services Client Manager (RSCM)
Accountable To: District Sales Managers

COBA/Select Sires is seeking fulltime relief RSCM in Northeast Ohio area. The successful applicant will provide relief to area RSCMs who are responsible for sales and artificial insemination service to dairy and beef producers to further the reproductive efficiency and genetic development of the producer’s herd.

Major Areas of Responsibility – Working with Employed RSCM staff to:

  • Provide daily technician arm service in the specified area. Organize and schedule daily the service requests with the regular stops to ensure each service gets performed in a timely and efficient manner.
  • Further develop and grow the customer base by providing sales and service contacts in conjunction with the District Sales Manager.
  • Serve as an everyday COBA presence in the area.
  • Manage semen and herd management product inventories.
  • Be open to assisting with other responsibilities and tasks that come about from time to time as requested by the marketing department and management.

Skills Required:
Artificial insemination experience and agricultural background preferred, willingness to learn new skills, good organizational and time management skills, and must be self-starting and a strong communicator.

Please send resumes and inquires to: coba@cobaselect.com

Download a PDF of the position announcement here.


Position: General Manager, COBA/Select Sires, Inc., Columbus, Ohio

COBA/Select Sires, Inc. is a farmer-owned and -directed cooperative that provides superior dairy and beef genetics, reproductive products and services to benefit its member-owner-customers.  The cooperative serves producers in seven states in addition to the country of Mexico.  COBA/Select Sires employs more than one hundred sales and service professionals.  COBA is a founding member-owner of the Federated Cooperative: Select Sires Inc., Plain City, Ohio.

The General Manager is responsible for management of all affairs of the cooperative.

Successful candidate must:

  • Work with the farmer-owner-elected Board of Directors
  • Delegate responsibilities to staff and employees consistent with sound management practices
  • Maintain sound fiscal position
  • Work with Federated Cooperative and its members to ensure the operation follows true cooperative principles

Background in dairy and beef with experience in Artificial Insemination (A.I.) industry, management, leadership and farmer-owned cooperatives a plus. 

Position will be located in Columbus, Ohio at the headquarters of the cooperative. 

Full job description available on COBA website www.cobaselect.com/resources. Benefits include salary, health insurance, and 401K. 

The board plans to interview by the last week of October 2021.  Successful candidate will begin responsibilities with the cooperative preferably by December 1, 2021.

For full consideration, a cover letter with resume must be submitted by October 10, 2021 to: Chad Steinberger, Board President, COBA/Select Sires, cobaboard@cobaselect.com.

Further information may be obtained by contacting Chad Steinberger at cobaboard@cobaselect.com or by phone at 940-733-0430.

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Download the position announcement here.


Position Title: Full Time A.I. Relief Reproductive Services Client Manager (RSCM)
Accountable To: District Sales Managers

COBA/Select Sires is seeking fulltime relief RSCM in Western Ohio area. The successful applicant will provide relief to area RSCMs who are responsible for sales and artificial insemination service to dairy and beef producers to further the reproductive efficiency and genetic development of the producer’s herd.

Major Areas of Responsibility – Working with Employed RSCM staff to:

  • Provide daily technician arm service in the specified area. Organize and schedule daily the service requests with the regular stops to ensure each service gets performed in a timely and efficient manner.
  • Further develop and grow the customer base by providing sales and service contacts in conjunction with the District Sales Manager.
  • Serve as an everyday COBA presence in the area.
  • Manage semen and herd management product inventories.
  • Be open to assisting with other responsibilities and tasks that come about from time to time as requested by the marketing department and management.

Skills Required:
Artificial insemination experience and agricultural background preferred, willingness to learn new skills, good organizational and time management skills, and must be self-starting and a strong communicator.

Please send resumes and inquires to: coba@cobaselect.com

Download a PDF of the position announcement here.


COBA/Select Sires, Inc. operates as a true cooperative to provide superior genetics and service to benefit its member-customers. (10/6/93).