Elanco is a global animal health company that develops products and knowledge services to prevent and treat disease in food animals and pets in more than 90 countries. With a 64-year heritage, we rigorously innovate to improve the health of animals and benefit our customers, while fostering an inclusive, cause-driven culture for more than 5,800 employees. At Elanco, we’re driven by our vision of food and companionship enriching life – all to advance the health of animals, people and the planet. Learn more at www.elanco.com.
The purpose of the Field Service Representative role in Elanco is to directly support Elanco sales and technical teams by working directly with our integrated poultry customers to create best in industry service. This role will consist of helping our Elanco Account Teams and Customers:
Administer our vaccine portfolio and ensure success of programs
Assist with hatchery application training
Sample collection and processing
Completion of customer product demonstrations
Assist in isolate collection for Autogenous Vaccines
Conduct Health Tracking System necropsy and field posting sessions
Monitor Elanco product application equipment
Other responsibilities that are deemed critical to supporting Elanco’s poultry customers to create best in industry service and support for our product portfolio.
In addition to the above responsibilities, it will be extremely important for this candidate to be able to effectively and proactively communicate and collaborate with our technical and sales account team members. Candidates must have the ability to work independently on tasks yet work as a team to help solve problems for our customers. Ideal candidates will have the ability to proactively identify opportunities for Elanco to add value to our important customers to continually upgrade our ability to meet and exceed customer needs.
3-5 years of experience in the animal agriculture industry.
Qualified candidates must be legally authorized to be employed in the United States. Elanco does not anticipate providing sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H-1B or TN status) for this employment position.
Ability to work with data related computer software including Excel, JMP and other Elanco data systems.
Working understanding and background with integrated poultry systems including breeder, hatchery and grow-out operations.
Experience in administering poultry vaccines and working with application equipment.
Background in live poultry operations and ability to collect and process field diagnostic samples.
Position is field based. Travel will be required. Overnight travel will depend on location; expect 50-75 % overnight travel.
Lilly is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.