Renewable Energy Group, Inc.

Employment Opportunities

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Renewable Energy Group, Inc.
Attn: Human Resources
416 S. Bell Ave.
PO Box 888
Ames, IA 50010

Phone (515) 239-8231
Fax (515) 239-8009

E-mail: adam.gross@regi.com 
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Current Opportunities

Title:Accounting Specialist, Accounts Payable Location:Ames, IA
Position Summary:
The purpose of this job is to be responsible to assure compliance with company policies and procedures regarding the payments made to vendors and service providers.
Requirements:
Education Required: 2 year associate’s degree ** 3-4 years’ experience may substitute for education
Experience Required: 0-2 years
Skills Required: Strong verbal and written communication skills, Extensive math and accounting skills, Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Word), 10-key skills
Special skills or knowledge preferred: JD Edwards, Image Now, Document management software, Transportation management software
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Title:Biodiesel Operator Location:New Boston, TX
Position Summary:
The purpose of this job is to assist the performance of Biodiesel operational functions, while manufacturing biodiesel, in order to benefit internal and external customers of Renewable Energy Group (REG).   This position is divided into specific rotating job responsibilities to include console operations and outside operations.  All technicians are subject to rotation and are expected to be able to perform all job tasks. 
Requirements:
Education required: High school diploma or equivalent.
Experience required: 6-12 months general work experience preferred. Previous chemical processing or related experience preferred.
Skills required: General knowledge of computers, basic mechanical and electrical skills, and attention to detail.
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Title:Biodiesel Operator Location:Albert Lea, MN
Position Summary:
The purpose of this job is to assist the performance of Biodiesel operational functions, while manufacturing biodiesel, in order to benefit internal and external customers of Renewable Energy Group (REG).   This position is divided into specific rotating job responsibilities to include console operations and outside operations.  All technicians are subject to rotation and are expected to be able to perform all job tasks.
Requirements:
Education required: High school diploma or equivalent.
Experience required: 6-12 months general work experience preferred. Previous chemical processing or related experience preferred.
Skills required: General knowledge of computers, basic mechanical and electrical skills, and attention to detail.
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Title:Biodiesel Operator Location:Mason City, IA
Position Summary:
The purpose of this job is to assist the performance of Biodiesel operational functions, while manufacturing biodiesel, in order to benefit internal and external customers of Renewable Energy Group (REG).   This position is divided into specific rotating job responsibilities to include console operations and outside operations.  All technicians are subject to rotation and are expected to be able to perform all job tasks. 
Requirements:
Education required: High school diploma or equivalent.
Experience required: 6-12 months general work experience preferred. Previous chemical processing or related experience preferred.
Skills required: General knowledge of computers, basic mechanical and electrical skills, and attention to detail.
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Title:Biodiesel Operator Location:Newton, IA
Position Summary:
The purpose of this job is to assist the performance of Biodiesel operational functions, while manufacturing biodiesel, in order to benefit internal and external customers of Renewable Energy Group (REG).   This position is divided into specific rotating job responsibilities to include console operations and outside operations.  All technicians are subject to rotation and are expected to be able to perform all job tasks.
Requirements:
Education required: High school diploma or equivalent
Experience required: 6-12 months general work experience preferred. Previous chemical processing or related experience preferred
Skills required: General knowledge of computers, basic mechanical and electrical skills, and attention to detail.
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Title:Biodiesel Sales Representative Location:Ames, IA
Position Summary:
The purpose of this job is to be responsible for the sale of REG Biodiesel, daily communication with Sales Director and working as a team within other departments. This position is also responsible for travel to trade shows, conferences, and association meetings as directed by the Sales Director.
Requirements:
Education Required: 4 year bachelor’s degree – Business or related degree
Experience Required: 2-4 years of sales experience preferred
Skills Required: Advanced Excel skills, Strong verbal and written communication skills, Extensive math skills, Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)
Special skills or knowledge preferred: Risk management , Fuel background, Sales and marketing background, Sales Force, JD Edwards
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Title:Bioinformaticist (R&D) Location:South San Francisco, CA
Position Summary:
The purpose of this job is to be a key contributor in the design and maintenance of scientific software and laboratory information systems within the Research and Development department. This position will also be responsible to develop and implement algorithms to analysis biological data and guide the team in specifying and procuring appropriate scientific software, hardware and auxiliary tools. 
Requirements:
Education Required: 4 year bachelor’s degree – Computer Science, Bioinformatics, or related business degree **2-5 years of experience in related role may substitute
Experience Required: 0-2 years
Intermediate to advanced experience with .NET (C#, LINQ, EF, SL, WCF), Knowledge of object oriented design and programming, Intermediate to advanced experience with a relational database (MSSQL or similar)
Special skills or knowledge preferred: Familiarity with LIMS systems, robotic automation systems such as liquid handlers and plate readers, Experience with MS Team Foundation Server
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Title:Coordinator, Corporate Services Location:Ames, IA
Position Summary:
The purpose of this job is to be responsible to assist with the REG Ames facilities, coordination with external vendors on actions involving the facilities, vehicles and other REG Service related activities.  Maintain strong understanding of the Corporate Service budget, take action on invoices using JD Edwards and Image Now.  Cover down on other Corporate Services activities as required.  This position is also responsible to maintain responsibility in absence of Manager, Corporate Services.
Requirements:
Education Required: 2 year associates degree –Accounting, Business Administration, Finance, or business related degree **4 year degree preferred
Experience Required: 0-2 years
Skills Required: Advanced Excel skills, Strong verbal and written communication skills, Extensive math and accounting skills, Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)
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Title:Coordinator, Customer & Sales Administration Location:Ames, IA
Position Summary:
The purpose of this job is to be responsible for and assist with account and contract management, customer service relationships, and sales operations in a fast paced environment. This position is also responsible to maintain positive relationships with other departments to help facilitate customer service.
Requirements:
Education Required: 2 year associates degree – Accounting or related business degree **1-2 years – customer service, accounting, or related office management role may substitute
Experience Required: 1-2 years
Skills Required: Advanced Excel skills, Strong verbal and written communication skills, Extensive math and accounting skills, Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook), 10-key adding machine skills
Special skills or knowledge preferred: JD Edwards, EKA, Sales Force, Commodity management software experience
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Title:Coordinator, Laboratory/Quality Location:Danville, IL
Position Summary:
The purpose of this position is to manage the laboratory, maintain a testing schedule to provide quality testing of feedstocks and biodiesel, monitor ASTM and BQ9000 requirements, and to provide technical support to REG production with an emphasis on maintaining and improving current production quality of biodiesel as well as supervising laboratory activities and laboratory technicians.
Requirements:
Education Required: BS in Chemistry or related degree required. May substitute experience for some education.
Experience Required: 2 to 3 years laboratory experience in a manufacturing related industry.
Skills Required: Basic accounting skills, good written and oral communication, and organizational skills
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