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Biofuels Production Managers

Overview

Biofuels production managers manage power plants that produce biofuel, such as ethanol or biodiesel. Biofuels are created from organic materials and are used in place of fossil fuels to power vehicles and generate heat. Production managers oversee the production operations and production staff, making sure that equipment and production processes follow safety rules. They also ensure operation efficiency and product quality. There were approximately 168,400 industrial production managers employed in the United States in May 2016, according to the U.S. Department of Labor.

Salary Range

$25,000 to $100,000+

Minimum Education Level

Bachelor's Degree

Certification/License

Recommended

Outlook

Little Change or More Slowly than the Average
Personality Traits

Organized

Realistic

Technical

Career Ladder
Regional Manager, Biofuels Production Plants

Experienced Biofuels Production Manager

Apprentice Biofuels Production Manger

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