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:Instructional Designer Location:Ames, IA
Position Summary:
The purpose of this position is to be responsible for Curriculum design and implementation. This individual will identify curriculum needs and develop programs as needed. This position is also responsible for the tracking, monitoring, and maintaining performance metrics
Requirements:
Education Required: 4 year bachelor’s degree – Human Resource Development, Education, or related business degree **Master’s degree preferred
Experience Required: 5-10 years
Skills Required: Advanced Excel skills, Strong verbal and written communication skills, Extensive math and accounting skills, Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)
Special skills or knowledge preferred: Myers Briggs knowledge, E-Leader development knowledge, Instruction experience
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Title:Intern, Corporate Business Development (Summer 2015) Location:Ames, IA
Position Summary:
The purpose of this position is to assist Corporate Business Development with a focus on research, strategic analysis, and financial modeling of new technologies for biofuels, biochemicals, bioproducts, and environmental services. This will include competitors/industry evaluation and the development of new strategic initiatives that drive market share, risk management, and support long term growth. 
Requirements:
Education Required: Pursuing a masters or bachelor’s degree – Chemistry, Life Sciences, Engineering, Finance, or related degree **Senior or Junior status required - undergraduate candidates must have additional specialized training
Experience Required: 3-5 years research and analytical business or technical experience not required but preferred **Business environment experience, relevant courses, club participation and internship preferred
Skills Required: Strong verbal and written communication skills, Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Word), Advanced math, finance, and accounting skills
Special skills or knowledge preferred: Strong understanding of engineering, chemistry and/or biosciences, Manufacturing or technology development experience
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Title:Intern, Corporate Finance & Investment Banking (Summer 2015) Location:Ames, IA
Position Summary:
The purpose of this position is to assist in the analysis of the existing business units as well as the evaluation of potential business development opportunities such as mergers and acquisitions, investments, and joint ventures.
Requirements:
Education Required: Pursuing a bachelor’s degree – Accounting, Finance, Economics, or related degree **Senior or Junior status required
Experience Required: Financial analysis and analytical business experience preferred **Business environment experience, relevant courses, club participation and internship preferred
Skills Required: Strong verbal and written communication skills, Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Word), Advanced math, finance, and accounting skills, Strong analytical research
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Title:Intern, Desktop Analyst (Summer 2015) Location:Ames, IA
Position Summary:
The purpose of this position is to assist with support for End User Technology Needs, User Administration, and New User Computer Deployment.
Requirements:
Education Required: Pursuing a bachelor’s degree –Information Technology or related degree **Senior, Junior, or Sophomore status preferred
Experience Required: Desktop support experience, preferably in multi-location environment with windows operating systems **Business environment experience, relevant courses, club participation and internship preferred
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Title:Intern, Environmental Health & Safety Location:Ames, IA
Position Summary:
The purpose of this position is to assist with a variety of safety, health, and environmental duties with a focus on supporting the production of biodiesel fuel and related co-products.
Requirements:
Education Required: Pursuing a bachelor’s degree – Occupational Safety, Health, or Environmental technical related degree
Experience Required: Relevant courses, club participation and internship preferred
Skills Required: Strong verbal and written communication skills, Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Word, Visio), Basic accounting skills
Special skills or knowledge preferred: Experience in writing detailed instructions, Project Management, Biodiesel production or related processes
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Title:Intern, Legal (Summer 2015) Location:Ames, IA
Position Summary:
The purpose of this position is to aid Renewable Energy Group (REG) by assisting the legal team with a focus on research, policy and practice analysis, and document review related to REG’s biofuels, biochemicals, and bioproducts businesses.  This will include statutory, regulatory, and case law evaluation as well as internal and external contract and corporate governance document review, retention, and organization. 
Requirements:
Education Required: 4 year bachelor’s degree and must have 2 semesters completed in law school prior to internship start **Must provide unofficial transcript from 1st semester with application
Experience Required: 0-2 years **Business environment experience, relevant courses, club participation and internship preferred
Skills Required: Strong verbal and written communication skills, Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Word), Legal research (Lexis or Westlaw)
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Title:Intern, Procurement (Summer 2015) Location:Ames, IA
Position Summary:
The purpose of this position is to assist in the analysis of the existing Purchasing projects as well as assist in the evaluation of potential business development opportunities.
Requirements:
Education Required: Pursuing a bachelor’s degree – Accounting, Finance, Economics, or related degree **Senior or Junior status required
Experience Required: Financial analysis and analytical business experience preferred **Business environment experience, relevant courses, club participation and internship preferred
Skills Required: Strong verbal and written communication skills, Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Word), Advanced math, finance, and accounting skills Strong analytical research, Special skills or knowledge preferred: Strong interpersonal skills, Knowledge in data analysis
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Title:Intern, Supply Chain Management (Summer 2015) Location:Ames, IA
Position Summary:
The purpose of this position is to assist with Supply Chain Planning and Terminal Inventory Management. This position is also responsible for assuring the effective and efficient daily supply chain management of biodiesel and responsible to collaborate with cross functional contacts on assigned project.
Requirements:
Education Required: Pursuing a bachelor’s degree – SCM, LSCM, or related degree **Senior or Junior status required
Experience Required: Business environment experience, relevant courses, club participation and internship preferred
Skills Required: Strong verbal and written communication skills, Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Word), Advanced math and accounting skills, Advanced Excel skills (Pivot table, Macros, Advanced Excel Functions)
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Title:Laboratory Technician Location:Danville, IL
Position Summary:
The purpose of this position is to provide technical support to Renewable Energy Group  production with an emphasis on maintaining and improving current production (quality) of biodiesel.
Requirements:
Education Required: Associates degree with two years of college chemistry required. Bachelors of Science in Biological/Chemical discipline preferred.
Experience Required: 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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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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