Website Renewable Energy Group


The purpose of this job is to be responsible for and assist with technical support to Renewable Energy Group with an emphasis on maintaining and improving the quality of the current production as well as validating the quality of the incoming feedstock.



Daily Activities

Perform quality testing on incoming/refined ingredients
Perform quality testing on in-process product
Perform quality testing on finished product
Perform quality testing on co-products
Data Analysis

Perform analytical testing utilizing various laboratory instrumentation including (but not limited to): GC-FID, Karl Fisher titrator, densitometer, ICP, sulfur analyzer
Analyze the analytical information and communicate the results efficiently and accurately to management
Perform instrument calibration and verification per manufacturing recommendations, ASTM D6751 test methods, and internal work instructions.
Participate in the SQC program, BQ9000 program, REG’s Quality Program and FSMA program.
Instrument Maintenance and Troubleshooting

Perform Laboratory standard and reagent preparation
Perform activities related to the continuous improvement of laboratory operations, including testing accuracy and precision in compliance with statistical quality assurance.
Troubleshoot instrumentation problems if/when they arise and offer solutions/recommendations for remediation
Other Frequent Duties

Administrative and Housekeeping tasks
Recording of testing data in a timely manner
Perform other duties as assigned



Education Required: Associates degree in a science-related field preferred, or experience in a laboratory setting can be substituted.

Experience Required:  0-2 years

Skills Required:

Excel skills

Strong verbal and written communication skills

Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Visio)

REG is committed to creating a diverse environment and is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

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