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Posted by: Lallemand Biofuels & Distilled Spirits

Posted date: 2022-Nov-16

Location: Midwest

Job Details
Job Title Technical Services Manager
Company Lallemand Biofuels & Distilled Spirits
Location Midwest
Closing Date 2022-Dec-30
Job Description And Requirements

A leading global ingredients supplier has an opening for Technical Services Manager. This position will be responsible for providing technical service to the Fuel Ethanol Industry focusing on fermentation management in all aspects.

This will be done by way of supporting, servicing, troubleshooting, and training our existing and potential customer base. Other responsibilities include but are not limited to: Managing and directing new business in the region, supporting Regional Sales Managers, and participating in industry events as required.

This position will report directly to the Director of Technical Services.

•  Understand and assess current and new fermentation technologies including analysis, recommendations and feedback as required
•  Build and share technical reports analyzing various plant conditions and convey findings to team and customers
•  Work with Regional Sales Managers as appropriate to develop and grow market share
•  Participate in Fuel Ethanol Industry events and represent the company’s views and vision
•  Safely and efficiently work on customer premises

Knowledge, Skills & Experience:
•  Education – College Degree - science, engineering, or technical/fermentation training
•  Minimum of 3 years’ experience in the Ethanol Industry; preferably fermentation management
•  Extensive knowledge of, and hands-on experience in, the dry grind ethanol industry (batch or continuous)
•  Previous experience with SAS JMP software preferred
•  Exceptional written/oral communication and public speaking skills
•  Previous experience with enzymes in fermentation is a plus
•  Proficient in Microsoft Word, Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint and other data management formats

Professional and Personal Capabilities:
•  Must be able to work both independently and within a team setting
•  Effectively converse in technical matters and solutions when dealing with real time process related issues
•  Sales skills are a plus
•  Successful candidate will be expected to complete all levels of required safety training
•  Candidate must be of high character, personable, professional, and familiar with the Fuel Ethanol Industry

Additional Information:
•  Willing to travel at least 40-50% of the time within your geographically assigned territory
•  Must be able to conduct educational presentations across the industry
•  Possible relocation needed (package will be included)
•  Base Salary + Bonus
•  Car Allowance
•  Health insurance (Dental and Vision)
•  401K Plan

Application Instructions

Please submit your resume and qualifications to:

Francois Van Zyl - Director of Technical Services - North America @ [email protected]