Renewable Energy Group, Inc.

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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:Maintenance Coordinator Location:Mason City, IA
Position Summary:
The purpose of this job is to develop and maintain maintenance management systems and help perform biodiesel operational maintenance functions in order to benefit internal and external customers of Renewable Energy Group (REG), ensuring quality biodiesel production, while maintaining clean, safe, and well-kept facilities.
Requirements:
Education Required: Minimum of 2 year technical degree in electrical/mechanical or comparable required.
Experience Required: Must have process or manufacturing experience. Be familiar with rotating equipment operations and maintenance and must have maintenance systems experience. Maintenance troubleshooting experience required including: electrical, mechanical, pneumatic, and spare parts inventory.
Skills Required: General knowledge of computers, advanced mechanical, electrical, and pneumatic skills, organizational skills, and attention to detail. Valid Driver’s License and acceptable driving record.
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Title:Maintenance Supervisor Location:Newton, IA
Position Summary:
 The purpose of this job is to supervise the maintenance team and help perform biodiesel operational maintenance functions in order to benefit internal and external customers of Renewable Energy Group (REG), ensuring quality biodiesel production, while maintaining clean, safe, and well-kept facilities.
Requirements:
Education Required: Minimum of 2 year technical degree in electrical or comparable required
Experience Required: Must have processing experience. Be familiar with pumps, pressures systems and boilers, must have supervised maintenance employees. Maintenance troubleshooting experience required including: electrical, mechanical, pneumatic, and spare parts inventory.
Experience Preferred: Inventory management and preventative maintenance software systems.
Skills Required: General knowledge of computers, advanced mechanical, electrical, and pneumatic skills, organizational skills, and attention to detail. Welding skills required. Valid Driver’s License and acceptable driving record.
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Title:Maintenance Technician Location:Seneca, IL
Position Summary:
The purpose of this job is to perform biodiesel operational maintenance functions in order to benefit internal and external customers of Renewable Energy Group (REG), ensuring quality biodiesel production, while maintaining clean, safe, and well-kept facilities.
Requirements:
Education Required: High school diploma or equivalent, 2 year technical degree in industrial or electrical maintenance or comparable experience preferred
Experience Required: Maintenance troubleshooting experience required including: electrical, mechanical, pneumatic, and spare parts inventory.
Skills Required: General knowledge of computers, advanced mechanical, electrical, and pneumatic skills, organizational skills, and attention to detail. Welding skills required. Valid Driver’s License and acceptable driving record.
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Title:Maintenance Technician Location:New Boston, TX
Position Summary:
The purpose of this job is to perform biodiesel operational maintenance functions in order to benefit internal and external customers of Renewable Energy Group (REG), ensuring quality biodiesel production, while maintaining clean, safe, and well-kept facilities.
Requirements:
Education Required: High school diploma or equivalent, 2 year technical degree in industrial or electrical maintenance or comparable experience preferred
Experience Required: Maintenance troubleshooting experience required including: electrical, mechanical, pneumatic, and spare parts inventory.
Skills Required: General knowledge of computers, advanced mechanical, electrical, and pneumatic skills, organizational skills, and attention to detail. Welding skills required. Valid Driver’s License and acceptable driving record.
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Title:Maintenance Technician Location:Albert Lea, MN
Position Summary:
The purpose of this job is to perform biodiesel operational maintenance functions in order to benefit internal and external customers of Renewable Energy Group (REG), ensuring quality biodiesel production, while maintaining clean, safe, and well-kept facilities.
Requirements:
Education Required: High school diploma or equivalent, 2 year technical degree in industrial or electrical maintenance or comparable experience preferred
Experience Required: Maintenance troubleshooting experience required including: electrical, mechanical, pneumatic, and spare parts inventory.
Skills Required: General knowledge of computers, advanced mechanical, electrical, and pneumatic skills, organizational skills, and attention to detail. Welding skills required. Valid Driver’s License and acceptable driving record.
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Title:Manager, Communications Location:Ames, IA
Position Summary:
The purpose of this job is to develop corporate and product messages and tools as a member of cross-functional teams in order to position Renewable Energy Group as an authoritative voice in the biodiesel industry and emerging markets among its many stakeholder groups including the investment community, policymakers and influencers, customers, suppliers and vendors and employees.
Requirements:
Education: Bachelors degree in communications or related degree required
Five years experience in public relations, marketing or communications required. Policy or government affairs preferred.
Skills Required: Ability to use office equipment (computer, calculator, copy machine, and fax machine). Basic math and language skills along with organizational skills needed for completing the essential functions of this job. Must have/maintain current drivers license and meet REG insurance guidelines to operate corporate vehicles.
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Title:Manager, Manufacturing Reliability Location:Ames, IA
Position Summary:
This position utilizes a variety of tools to ensure the mechanical reliability of all REG plants and is the leader of REG’s Reliability Centered Maintenance program. This position will develop preventative maintenance and reliability programs for facilities within the Renewable Energy Group (REG), Inc. network.  
Requirements:
Education Required: B.S. in Engineering or related field
Experience Required: Minimum 5 years of experience in maintenance management role within the manufacturing or processing industry. Must have experience developing and administering reliability centered maintenance programs. Experience in edible oils, petroleum, petrochemical, ethanol, or other renewable fuels industries preferred.
Skills Required: Strong technical background, good written and oral communication, experience with various software programs such as AutoCAD, Microsoft Office Suite, process simulations, process data historians, and 3-D modeling. Disciplined self-starter with good organizational skills.
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Title:Manager, Safety & Health Location:Ames, IA
Position Summary:
This position is responsible for monitoring process safety and occupational safety regulations and providing technical support to plant and corporate personnel to ensure compliance with Federal and State regulations. This position has an emphasis on process safety and is also responsible for driving continuous improvement in the overall performance of our safety and health programs and processes.
Requirements:
Education Required: 4 year bachelor’s degree – safety, technical, or engineering discipline preferred.
Experience Required: 5-10 years of experience with a proven track record of supporting successful multi-plant process safety program. Experience in a process plant or production environment experience in biofuels, petrochemical or agricultural sectors preferred. **EHS related certifications are a plus
Skills Required: Advanced Excel skills, Strong verbal and written communication skills, Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Project, Visio, Access, VBA), Strong organization skills, Strong technical background, Enterprise-level databases (JD Edwards, Maximo, SAP, etc.)
Special skills or knowledge preferred: Incident reporting and investigation database (CMO)
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Title:Paralegal Location:Ames, IA
Position Summary:
  The purpose of this position is to support legal department with general corporate, compliance, and organizational matters.  
Requirements:
Education Required: A bachelor’s or paralegal degree
Experience Required: 2-5 years paralegal experience in a general corporate practice preferred
Skills Required: Strong verbal and written communication skills, Extensive math and accounting skills, Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Word), Strong legal analysis, synthesis and communication skills, Superior attention to detail, Project management and problem solving
Special skills or knowledge preferred: Background in contracts, due diligence and compliance will be helpful
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Title:Process Engineer Location:Tulsa, OK
Position Summary:
This position is responsible for a variety of engineering duties, including design of new plants and upgrades, continuous improvement of current production processes, management of small to medium size capital projects and evaluation of new technologies. This position will be a technical expert in the process chemistry and production processes at REG facilities.
Requirements:
Education Required: 4 year bachelor’s degree – Chemical Engineering, or related degree
Experience Required: 1-4 years in a process-related industry, preferably in biodiesel, edible oils, petroleum, petrochemical, ethanol, or other renewable fuels industries preferred
Skills Required: Aspen Hysys, PI, Advanced Excel skills, Strong technical background.
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