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 Technician Location:Danville, 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:Mason City, IA
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, Marketing Location:Ames, IA
Position Summary:
The purpose of this position is to develop and implement a marketing strategy and tactics  that will maximize REG sales and brand awareness in key biodiesel, petroleum and blended fuel market segments initially throughout the Unites States and Canada.  
Requirements:
Experience Required: 7+ years experience in marketing of petroleum products and or renewable fuels. Experience with CRM and Sales would be a bonus.
Skills Required: Effective oral and written communication skills along with strong math and computer skills
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Title:Manager, Rail Fleet Location:Ames, IA
Position Summary:
The purpose of this job is to be responsible for and assist with support functions, rail car management, optimization functions, and development support. This position is also responsible to work across the organization to bring more efficiency to the transportation services.
Requirements:
Education Required: 4 year bachelor’s degree – Engineering, Supply Chain Management or related degree **Graduate degree preferred
Experience Required: 10+ years in with a background in Transportation Management including Tanker Trucks-liquid bulk and drums and Liquid tanks for rail cars preferred **Experience with a minimum of a $150 million transportation budget preferred
Skills Required: Advanced Excel skills, Strong verbal and written communication skills, Extensive math and accounting skills
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Title:Manager, Safety and Health Location:Ames, IA
Position Summary:
This position is responsible for monitoring safety and health regulations and providing technical support to plant and corporate personnel to ensure compliance with Federal and State safety and health regulations.  This position is also responsible for driving continuous improvement in the overall performance of our health and safety programs and processes.
Requirements:
Education Required: 4 year bachelor’s degree – safety science, industrial hygiene, or engineering discipline preferred
Experience Required: 5-10 years of experience with a proven track record of supporting successful multi-plant safety and health 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.)
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Title:Manager/Sr. Manager, Procurement Location:Ames, IA
Position Summary:
The purpose of this job is to design and execute programs that maximize earnings on services performed and input purchases.
Requirements:
Education Required: 4 year college degree in marketing, economics, or general business preferred.
Experience Required: 5-7 years of purchasing experience in an agricultural-related industry with experience with CBOT trading mechanisms and commodity purchasing preferred.
Skills Required: Project management, negotiating, analytical thinking, communication and sales skills, team oriented. Ability to use office equipment (computer, calculator, copy machine, etc.). Extensive math and accounting skills, as well as the ability to organize and manage multiple tasks simultaneously.
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Title:Operations Supervisor Location:Houston, TX
Position Summary:
The purpose of this position is to oversee and be responsible for ensuring the smooth and efficient operation of the biodiesel plant operations.
Requirements:
Education Required: 4 year degree and/or 3-5 years agricultural business experience preferred.
Experience Required: 3-5 years agricultural business experience, preferably in manufacturing environment. Soy processing, biodiesel production or renewable fuels background would be helpful.
Skills Required: Basic accounting skills, good written and oral communication, and organizational skills.
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Title:Plant Operator Location:Geismar, LA
Position Summary:
The Plant Operator is responsible for maintaining and operating the plant equipment safely and efficiently per established plans and procedures. The Plant Operator reports directly to the Operations Shift Supervisor while on shift.  The Plant Operator must be able to communicate process unit conditions to the Board Operator and Operations Shift Supervisor to jointly maintain good plant operation.
Requirements:
Education: A high school diploma or GED certificate is required. 2-year technical training in process operations is a plus.
Experience: One (1) or more years of petrochemical and/or refinery experience is required. Experience with the production of on-specification product is required.
Skills: Well-developed mechanical ability to inspect and perform minor repairs to plant equipment is required.
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Title:Senior Accountant, Internal Audit (RFS2 Compliance) Location:Ames, IA
Position Summary:
The purpose of this position is to address REG’s compliance with Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS2) though internal testing of documents and processes via similar procedures established by the EPA’s QAP program, perform operational audits of other organizational and functional activities of the company, as well as maintain an overall risk assessment and ensure the Company’s internal control/Sarbanes-Oxley Act framework is established and effective for said compliance areas.  This person will also assist with the annual attest engagements, external 3rd Party audits, RINintegrity audits and state program audits as it relates to RINs, CARB and other compliance programs related to Biofuels.
Requirements:
Education Required: 4-year Accounting (or related) degree required. Certified Public Accountant (CPA) preferred.
Experience Required: Experience related to RIN, QAP or other biofuel compliance area. Experience related to the compliance with Sarbanes Oxley related projects desired. Working knowledge of Oracle JD Edwards Enterprise One or other enterprise software programs like SAP and People Soft and its applications. 3 – 5 years of regulatory research experiences a preferred with 5 to 12 years of experience in public accounting or a combination of public/private accounting with exposure to the RIN, QAP or other biofuel compliance area.
Skills Required: Ability to use office equipment (computer, calculator, copy machine, etc.) Analytical communication and sales skills are required. Must have basic math and accounting skills as well as the ability to organize and manage multiple tasks simultaneously.
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Title:Senior Accountant, Tax Location:Ames, IA
Position Summary:
The purpose of this position is to ensure compliance with company policies and procedures, adherence to federal, state, and local tax laws, and provide support to internal/external stockholders.  This position will assist the Senior Manager, Tax in all matters related to income taxes, including tax financial reporting, income tax planning, and tax compliance, for the Tax Department by interpreting financial accounting guidance and tax regulations, communicating across multiple departments, and ensuring assigned projects are accomplished in a timely and accurate manner. The ideal candidate will have experience with financial reporting for income taxes (ASC 740), implemented corporate income tax planning strategies, have a passion for learning, willingness to do significant research, possess excellent oral and written communication skills, have an ability to independently solve problems, and possess great attention to detail.
Requirements:
Education Required: 4-year Accounting (or related) degree; Certified Public Accountant (CPA), or studying to obtain certification
Experience Required: Formal education in accounting-related field, with 3-6 years of corporate tax background, and specific experience auditing or accounting for taxes pursuant to ASC Topic 740, Income Taxes. Working knowledge of Oracle JD Edwards EnterpriseOne or other enterprise software programs like SAP and People Soft and its applications a plus.
Skills Required: Ability to use office equipment as described in job description, comprehensive math, algebraic and logic skills, good organizational skills, good oral and written skills, leadership skills ability to learn REG products/services, and ability to use spreadsheet and word processing software
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