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The EH&S Specialist I is responsible for maintaining records and training documentation for the Environmental Health and Safety Program as well as scheduling and coordinating safety training sessions for all team members at their designated biorefinery. Team members in this position will participate in and assist with the implementation of POET environmental and safety management systems, including audits and inspections, report generation, behavioral observations, and incident investigations when necessary. The EH&S Specialist I may also assist POET Design & Construction in monitoring contractor safety performance on projects at the biorefinery.

 

 

US-SD-Scotland
Job ID
2017-2887
Category
Environmental/Safety

The EH&S Specialist II is responsible for the implementation of both the environmental and safety management systems at the POET biorefinery. The EH&S Specialist II creates, maintains and documents all training for the Environmental Health and Safety Program as well as schedules, coordinates and facilitates safety training sessions for all team members at their designated biorefinery. The EH&S Specialist II will lead and direct EHS audits and inspections, behavior observations, incident investigations, and will ensure corrective actions are implemented when needed. The EH&S Specialist II may also assist POET Design & Construction in monitoring contractor safety performance on projects at the biorefinery.

 

 

US-IN-Cloverdale
Job ID
2017-2886
Category
Environmental/Safety

The Material Handler I is responsible for loading dried distillers grains, ethanol, corn oil, wet cake feed, distiller’s syrup, or biomass into trucks and rail cars. Team members in this position use mechanical equipment, meters or scales as well as computers and software equipment when loading products to ensure a timely delivery and product safety. Based on training provided, the Material Handler I may also complete the grading of grain products or biomass.

 

US-SD-Groton
Job ID
2017-2880
Category
Commodities/Merchandising

The General Manager will report directly to a Regional Vice President and have a reporting relationship to a Board of Directors. The General Manager will have responsibility for accomplishing the company’s production goals, ensuring the plant operates in a safe, efficient and profitable manner and for maintaining all business operations of the biorefinery.

 

As a leader at the biorefinery location, this team member should have a strong understanding of how the production process works and be ready to implement changes as needed. The General Manager must be able to work as a team with staff at the Plant, POET corporate office and investors. This opportunity has growth potential and offers mobility within POET.

US-IN-Cloverdale
Job ID
2017-2878
Category
Management

The Electrician is responsible for troubleshooting and identifying root-cause issues, repairing or replacing parts and rewiring and installing related instrument/electrical goods at the biorefinery. The Electrician ensures that all work performed is in compliance with electrical codes and tests and inspects and repairs issues when they occur. Team members in this position will communicate any problems or concerns to the management team. The Electrician is also responsible for reviewing all electrical procedures for the biorefinery, assisting in developing pertinent electrical programs and training team members. Continuous plant operation includes 24/7 schedules. Team member must be able to meet call-in requirements as needed.

 

 

US-OH-Leipsic
Job ID
2017-2877
Category
Plant Operations

The Merchandising Intern will provide a variety of activities to assist in merchandising activities for co-products or other commodities. The Intern will learn to strategically manage a region and carry out/build a strategic marketing plan with goals for that region. Intern will have the opportunity to learn fundamental supply and demand activity and how market dynamics influence S/D curves.

 

US-SD-Sioux Falls
Job ID
2017-2875
Category
Internship

The Plant Technician I is responsible for the operation of all plant processing equipment and performing routine maintenance in a highly automated chemical facility. In the area of maintenance, Plant Technicians are responsible for the safe and efficient repair, maintenance and cleaning of all equipment associated with biorefining processes. Team members in this position are required to maintain knowledge of the process flow, computerized equipment and be aware of hazards associated with the process as well as understand and execute standard operating procedures. Continuous plant operation requires 12-hour shift work. Team member must be able to adapt to 12-hour workdays and be able to meet call-in requirements as needed.

 

US-IN-N Manchester
Job ID
2017-2870
Category
Plant Operations

The Plant Technician I is responsible for the operation of all plant processing equipment and performing routine maintenance in a highly automated chemical facility. In the area of maintenance, Plant Technicians are responsible for the safe and efficient repair, maintenance and cleaning of all equipment associated with biorefining processes. Team members in this position are required to maintain knowledge of the process flow, computerized equipment and be aware of hazards associated with the process as well as understand and execute standard operating procedures. Continuous plant operation requires 12-hour shift work. Team member must be able to adapt to 12-hour workdays and be able to meet call-in requirements as needed.

 

US-IN-Alexandria
Job ID
2017-2866
Category
Plant Operations

The Operator I is responsible for the operation of all plant processing equipment in a highly automated chemical facility. Operators are required to maintain knowledge of the process flow, computerized equipment and be aware of hazards associated with the process. The team member in this position is responsible for understanding and executing standard operating procedures and is expected to ensure proper response during normal and abnormal operating situations. Additionally, operators are responsible for communicating process events to both supervisors and on-coming shift team members. Continuous plant operation requires 12-hour shift work. Team member must be able to adapt to 12-hour workdays and be able to meet call-in requirements as needed.

US-MO-Laddonia
Job ID
2017-2862
Category
Plant Operations

The Plant Technician I is responsible for the operation of all plant processing equipment and performing routine maintenance in a highly automated chemical facility. In the area of maintenance, Plant Technicians are responsible for the safe and efficient repair, maintenance and cleaning of all equipment associated with biorefining processes. Team members in this position are required to maintain knowledge of the process flow, computerized equipment and be aware of hazards associated with the process as well as understand and execute standard operating procedures. Continuous plant operation requires 12-hour shift work. Team member must be able to adapt to 12-hour workdays and be able to meet call-in requirements as needed.

 

US-MN-Lake Crystal
Job ID
2017-2861
Category
Plant Operations

The Material Handler I is responsible for loading dried distillers grains, ethanol, corn oil, wet cake feed, distiller’s syrup, or biomass into trucks and rail cars. Team members in this position use mechanical equipment, meters or scales as well as computers and software equipment when loading products to ensure a timely delivery and product safety. Based on training provided, the Material Handler I may also complete the grading of grain products or biomass.

 

US-SD-Chancellor
Job ID
2017-2860
Category
Commodities/Merchandising
The Plant Engineering Intern works closely with the Plant Manager, Operations Manager, and the Maintenance Manager to maximize efficiencies of plant operations while optimizing plant run time. The Plant Engineering Intern troubleshoots and identifies process needs to maintain production levels and assists in the development of predicative and preventative maintenance programs.
 
US-IA-Gowrie
Job ID
2017-2859
Category
Internship

The Field Coordinator is responsible for multiple aspects of Biomass collection, storage and transportation starting with pre-commercial work during the fall harvest. Field Coordinators will interact with producers, renters, farmers, equipment manufacturers and dealers regarding the safe and efficient use of the equipment associated with Biomass collection. The Field Coordinator will also be responsible for the creation and execution of the biomass baling, collection, storage and delivery program, ensuring timely deliveries of all biomass products as required to supply the cellulosic biorefinery.  

 

US-IA-Emmetsburg
Job ID
2017-2858
Category
Commodities/Merchandising

The IT Field Service Manager will oversee all aspects of computer hardware and software, information, telecommunications and networking services for POET managed plants. Responsibilities include management of day to day IT and telecommunications support, coordination with plant vendors, service providers and locally contracted IT technicians, and establishing computer networking and telecommunications services at new business locations.

 

 

 

US-SD-Sioux Falls
Job ID
2017-2856
Category
Information Technology

The Logistics Intern will work with the Commercial Team to coordinate transportation of POET Nutrition co-products to domestic and international customers, trans-loads and storage facilities. This role works with vendors and transportation companies to ensure co-products reach the appropriate destinations in a timely and cost effective manner.

 

US-SD-Sioux Falls
Job ID
2017-2854
Category
Internship

The Business Analyst Intern will support the POET Nutrition Commercial team by conducting research, managing market data, providing analysis and recommendations to identify, develop and implement opportunities to optimize and grow revenue and market share. This position will assist in evaluating the market potential for existing and new co-products, and developing the markets for these new products. The Business Analyst Intern will work closely and collaborate with appropriate POET Nutrition Commercial Team members as well as external contacts to develop options and appropriate business and marketing plans.

 

US-SD-Sioux Falls
Job ID
2017-2852
Category
Internship

The Technical Services Intern will work on projects related to sales and marketing functions for POET Nutrition. In addition to supporting the commercial business platform, this position will assist with research projects being conducted both in-house and with outside parties such as Universities, CRO entities and Customers.

 

US-SD-Sioux Falls
Job ID
2017-2851
Category
Internship

The Process Engineering Intern will assist the Process Engineering team with design, implementation, and specification of plant process systems and associated tasks. The Process Engineering Intern will work under close guidance of the Process Engineers to complete assignments and develop knowledge and skills.

 

 

 

 

US-SD-Sioux Falls
Job ID
2017-2848
Category
Internship

The Executive Assistant position requires the need to be highly self-motivated along with having strong analytical, communication and organizational skills and the ability to effectively engage with board members, senior team members, and other high profile audiences with a high level of finesse, diplomacy and professionalism. This position coordinates the executive office, performs personal, professional and confidential projects, and assists the Chairman & CEO. The Executive Assistant oversees and manages the flow and exchange of information, communicates with key constituencies and conducts research on behalf of the Chairman & CEO, and develops and implements sound administrative strategies and tactics that promote excellence as directed. The position requires the ability to present oneself in a highly professional manner, schedule in anticipation of events, management of details, well developed written and oral communication skills, and a responsive, flexible and thorough approach to work. Has the ability to instill confidence and work well with a wide variety of people. This position serves as an "agent" of the Chairman & CEO’s office and makes these needs a top priority. Work requires a high level of discretion and handling of confidential information. This position is not static and will be revised as the needs of the organization’s business evolve.

 

 

 

US-SD-Sioux Falls
Job ID
2017-2846
Category
Administrative

The Operator I is responsible for the operation of all plant processing equipment in a highly automated chemical facility. Operators are required to maintain knowledge of the process flow, computerized equipment and be aware of hazards associated with the process. The team member in this position is responsible for understanding and executing standard operating procedures and is expected to ensure proper response during normal and abnormal operating situations. Additionally, operators are responsible for communicating process events to both supervisors and on-coming shift team members. Continuous plant operation requires 12-hour shift work. Team member must be able to adapt to 12-hour workdays and be able to meet call-in requirements as needed.

US-MO-Macon
Job ID
2017-2844
Category
Plant Operations