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:Intern, Mechanical Engineer (Summer 2015) Location:Ames, IA
Position Summary:
The purpose of this position is to aid Renewable Energy Group by assisting with mechanical system and component selection, energy optimization, the management of small to medium sized capital projects, and the design review process for new/existing plant utility systems.
Requirements:
Education Required: Pursuing a bachelor’s degree – Mechanical Engineering or related degree **Senior or Junior status required
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), Strong technical background
Special skills or knowledge preferred: Knowledge of biodiesel production and related processes, Process simulations, Process data historians
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Title:Intern, Operations Control Team (Summer 2015) Location:Ames, IA
Position Summary:
The purpose of this position is to assist in the oversight and execution of pricing, risk management, and monitoring of biodiesel positions.
Requirements:
Education Required: Pursuing a masters or bachelor’s degree – Finance or related degree **Students must have at least 6 months left in program to be considered
Experience Required: Experience in manufacturing, technology development, and/or a financial analysis preferred
Skills Required: Strong verbal and written communication skills, Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Word), Advanced math and accounting skills, Financial modeling experience
Special skills or knowledge preferred: Advanced computer skills (Eg. Pivot Tables, Macros, and VLookup)
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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, Treasury (Summer 2015) Location:Ames, IA
Position Summary:
The purpose of this position is to assist with banking and credit functions, current and prospective customer’s documentation, and cash application to accounts receivable. This position is also responsible to provide support to document working capital balances for all entities.
Requirements:
Education Required: Pursuing a bachelor’s degree – Finance, or related degree **Senior or Junior status required
Experience Required: Accounting or analytical 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
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Title:JD Edwards Developer/Analyst Location:Ames, IA
Position Summary:
The JD Edwards Developer/Analyst will be responsible for the support, design, development, maintenance, and testing of new and existing applications and integrations used by REG to support its business activities.
Requirements:
Required: Experience developing interactive and batch applications with the JD Edwards EnterpriseOne toolset
Required: Experience with debugging JD Edwards event rules and JD Edwards business functions
Required: Experience with the Object Management Workbench (OMW)
Required: Experience with relational databases and SQL
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Title:Laboratory Technician Location:Geismar
Position Summary:
This position will run many tests for REG Giesmar, including raw material, in-process and final products.  This position will also be responsible for inputting data into the quality system that will be used for qualifying final products.
Requirements:
Education Required: BS in chemistry or equivalent laboratory experience (5+ years).
Experience Required: 0-5 years’ experience.
Skills Required: Knowledge of laboratory safe work practices. Knowledge of petroleum testing. Must be a self-starter, be able to make good decisions on own.
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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.
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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