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:Analyst, Financial Planning & Analysis Location:Ames, IA
Position Summary:
The purpose of this job is to be responsible for and assist with forecasting financial results and budgeting of revenue and expenses for the company
Requirements:
Education Required: 4 year bachelor’s degree – Accounting, Finance, or related degree
Experience Required: 0-2 years
Skills Required: Advanced Excel skills, Strong verbal and written communication skills, Extensive math skills, Understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principals, Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)
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Title:Associate General Counsel or Senior Attorney Location:Ames, IA
Position Summary:
This position is responsible for completing, directing, coordinating and supervising legal activities of major importance to the corporation’s long-term future.  This person will be responsible for drafting and review contracts, identifying and resolving business and legal risks, advising on regulatory matters, overseeing litigation, employment law matters, SEC filings, international business activities, and be actively engaged in the Company’s mergers and acquisitions.   These activities are typically highly confidential, may be enterprise-wide in scope and involve frequent interaction with both internal and external parties including REG’s Senior Leadership Team, REG’s technical, manufacturing and operational staff, external C-level management, universities, outside legal counsel and others.  
Requirements:
Education Required: Law degree with strong academic credentials. Membership in the Iowa bar is preferable.
Experience Required: Minimum five to ten years legal experience in a general corporate or related practice, preferably with strong background in contracts, complex transactions, some experience with SEC compliance, intellectual property law and international law. Must have experience leading deal teams. Must have demonstrated experience with large, complex legal matters. Related fuel, agriculture, biosciences or chemical industry experience a plus. Experience at top-tier law firm and/or as company in house counsel is preferred.
Skills Required: Strong legal analysis, synthesis and communication skills required. Decision-making, oral and written communication, organizational, analytical, and leadership skills are required with superior attention to detail. Large project management, formal problem solving required.
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Title:Biodiesel Operator Location:Ralston, IA
Position Summary:
The purpose of this job is to perform biodiesel operational functions in order to benefit internal and external customers of Renewable Energy Group (REG), ensuring quality biodiesel, soybean oil, glycerine, and fatty acid production, while maintaining clean, safe, and well-kept facilities. 
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:Seneca, IL
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:New Boston, TX
Position Summary:
The purpose of this job is to perform biodiesel operational functions in order to benefit internal and external customers of Renewable Energy Group (REG), ensuring quality biodiesel, soybean oil, glycerine, and fatty acid production, while maintaining clean, safe, and well-kept facilities.
Requirements:
Education required: Process Technology degree or 5 years process experience required.
Experience required: 3 to 5 years 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 – Loader Location:Ralston, IA
Position Summary:
The purpose of this position is to ensure that quality product is shipped and received from the facility in the most efficient manner. 
Requirements:
Education Required: High school education or equivalent.
Experience Required: 5 years experience in load-out operations. Several years experience in shipping and receiving.
Skills Required: Basic computer skills, accounting skills, good written and oral communication, and organizational skills. Forklift Operator Certificate.
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Title:Coordinator, EHS Location:Newton, IA
Position Summary:
The purpose of this position is to provide coordination, action, and leadership to enhance continued compliance with Federal, State and local laws and regulations regarding environmental and safety control, permits, regulations, policies and procedures.  
Requirements:
Education: Bachelors degree or higher in engineering or related field, either in chemical, safety or environmental discipline preferred. 5 years of plant experience with relevant industrial experience. Working knowledge of federal, state and local HES related laws and regulations as it affects the plant.
Experience: 2 years practical safety/health experience in Ag business, elevator manufacturing, production, retail, etc., preferred.
Skills Required: Oral and written communication skills, along with the ability to use office/training equipment. Basic math, good organizational, and effective interpersonal skills are also a requirement of this position. Valid Driver’s Operators License and meet REG insurability requirements.
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Title:Coordinator, Laboratory/Quality Location:Albert Lea, MN
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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