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Sustainability Manager

Foster City, CA
about 1 month ago
Full time role

Company

Zoox

Foster City, CA, USA

Completely autonomous in complex environments Zoox is driving autonomously in ways that no one else has shown. We are driving in ...

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Job Description

This role will be responsible for driving Zoox’s sustainability initiatives. This will include collecting and analyzing key data sets involving GHG emissions, energy, as well other sustainability-related data, supporting cross-functional partners’ sustainability projects, monitoring and tracking Climate Pledge action plans, coordinating and aligning with parent-company sustainability teams,  identifying and managing key third-party sustainability relationships, and updating executives on overall sustainability activities, goals, and obstacles. A Sustainability Manager who can operate independently and possess expertise in GHG accounting, Scope 3 emission actions, renewable electricity procurement, ESG measurement, circular economy strategies, Life-Cycle Accounting, and Assessments, or energy efficiency projects is highly desirable.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Develop Zoox’s annual Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Inventory
  • Identify and pursue resource and material management initiatives including programs focused on energy efficiency, waste management, and circular economy endeavors 
  • Execute key GHG reduction initiatives in pursuit of Zoox’s Climate Pledge goal and GHG Reduction strategy
  • Support cross-functional members in developing and executing sustainability programs
  • Develop Zoox’s sustainability information system and processes, identifying and carrying out opportunities to optimize data collection and reporting
  • Coordinate with key suppliers to pursue key Scope 3 emission reduction initiatives
  • Lead implementation of supplier ESG evaluation and monitoring platform

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Undergraduate degree in engineering, business, environmental studies, or equivalent
  • 5+ years of overall experience and 3+ years of experience in a sustainability-focused role
  • Experience driving sustainability strategy and related programs
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a team environment to achieve business objectives
  • Open-minded self-starter with the ability to adapt, improvise, and problem-solve
  • Ability to work independently on multiple tasks and projects with various stakeholders

BONUS QUALIFICATIONS

  • Master’s degree in business, environmental studies, sustainability, or equivalent
  • Experience with driving GHG reduction programs at a technology/manufacturing company
  • Technical abilities around organizing and analyzing data including strong Microsoft Excel skills
  • Experience working in a fast-paced and evolving environment

Vaccine Mandate
Employees working in this position will be required to have received a single dose of the J&J/Janssen COVID-19 vaccine OR have completed the two-dose Pfizer or Moderna vaccine series. In addition, employees will be required to receive a COVID-19 booster vaccine by the earlier of (1) April 15 or (2) within two months of becoming eligible for the booster vaccine.
Employees will be required to show proof of vaccination status upon receipt of a conditional offer of employment. That offer of employment will be conditioned upon, among other things, an Applicant’s ability to show proof of vaccination status. Please note the Company provides reasonable accommodations in accordance with applicable state, federal, and local laws.
About Zoox
Zoox is developing the first ground-up, fully autonomous vehicle fleet and the supporting ecosystem required to bring this technology to market. Sitting at the intersection of robotics, machine learning, and design, Zoox aims to provide the next generation of mobility-as-a-service in urban environments. We’re looking for top talent that shares our passion and wants to be part of a fast-moving and highly execution-oriented team.
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A Final Note:You do not need to match every listed expectation to apply for this position. Here at Zoox, we know that diverse perspectives foster the innovation we need to be successful, and we are committed to building a team that encompasses a variety of backgrounds, experiences, and skills.

Zoox

Foster City, CA, USA

Completely autonomous in complex environments Zoox is driving autonomously in ways that no one else has shown. We are driving in ...

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