The Tennessee Cattlemen’s Association is the certified nonprofit organization that provides the cattlemen and women of Tennessee with an organization through which they may function collectively to protect their interests and work towards the solution of cattle industry problems.
This internship program is offered as either a full-time or part-time program depending on the applicant’s availability. The full-time internship will run from approximately January 8 through April 30 and will be Monday-Friday at 40 hours per week. The part-time internship will be a 12-15 hour per week position structured around the student’s class schedule during the 2018 spring semester. Occasional evening and weekend work may be required.
Responsibilities will include assisting with the annual convention and trade show, producing content for our magazine, and attending committee hearings while the Tennessee General Assembly is in session. Applicants with a background in cattle production and agriculture are encouraged to apply. In addition, candidates should have a motivated work ethic, be well organized, able to work independently and have excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Students interested in participating in the Tennessee Cattlemen’s Association internship must be enrolled in a Tennessee university, be currently enrolled in Communications, Agriculture or have a background in agriculture and have an overall GPA of 2.5. Junior status or above is preferred.
Submit a resume, any required university forms, and the TCA Internship application form to Charles Hord: Charles@tncattle.org by October 16, 2017. CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE APPLICATION FORM.
Internship candidates who are selected for an interview will be notified by October 30, 2017.
Thank you for your interest in the TCA Spring Internship Program.
Tennessee Cattlemen’s Association – 530 B Brandies Circle, Murfreesboro, TN 37128, (615) 896 2333.