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Biofuels/Biodiesel Technology & Product Development Managers

Also called: Analytical Research Program Manager, Chief Technology Officer (CTO), Project Development Director, Senior Research Scientist

What they do:
Define, plan, or execute biofuels/biodiesel research programs that evaluate alternative feedstock and process technologies with near-term commercial potential.
On the job, you would:
  • Conduct research to breed or develop energy crops with improved biomass yield, environmental adaptability, pest resistance, production efficiency, bioprocessing characteristics, or reduced environmental impacts.
  • Oversee biodiesel/biofuels prototyping or development projects.
  • Propose new biofuels products, processes, technologies or applications based on findings from applied biofuels or biomass research projects.

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Skills

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Personality

People interested in this work like activities that include leading, making decisions, and business.

Technology

You might use software like this on the job:

Analytical or scientific software
  • Fleet Asset Management and Optimization Solutions FAMOS PEPSE
  • GE Energy GateCycle
Spreadsheet software
  • Microsoft Excel
Electronic mail software
  • Email software

Education

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Job Outlook

Bright Outlook
New job opportunities are very likely in the future.
Salary
$128,170
per year, on average
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