Sustainability Manager MIT

Operations Leadership Jobs San Francisco, California


Position at SBM Management


SBM Management is looking for a Sustainability Manager - MIT!

Responsible for overseeing the Sustainability program (solid waste management and green cleaning program), through the development, implementation and monitoring of the current sustainability strategies and polices which promote sustainable development. The overall location for the position is based on the Senior VP space (Split Western Region). You will be in charge of working with SBM Sustainability Managers and SBM site personnel to identify opportunities for growth and increase internal awareness of the value of sustainability is SBM operations as well as of SBM’s sustainability offer. Responsible for working with existing customers and identifying new leads to support growth of business.  This position will report directly (straight line) to Director of Sustainability and in-directly (dotted line) to the Senior VP of the region. 


  • Develop and implement sustainability strategies and action plans which ensure corporate sustainable development
  • Coordinate all aspects of waste management, recycling and environmental management
  • Ensure compliance with solid waste and sustainability legislation
  • Audit, analyze and report sustainability performance to internal and external clients
  • Assists/manages with reports, plans, budgets, and schedules modifications including cost estimates bid sheets and contracts.
  • Promote and increase awareness, at all levels of an organization, the impact of emerging sustainability issues
  • Manage the development and implementation of a Solid Waste management system
  • Train staff at all levels in sustainability issues and responsibilities
  • Plan and develop work schedules that ensure exceptional service
  • Maintain a safe work environment for all employees
  • Should have working knowledge of USGBC certification (i.e. LEED, WELL, TRUE)
  • Supports Centralized Trash Collection (CTC) Program Request (nationally or regionally)
  • Supports material and education support requests (including but not limited to bins, signage and other recycling program support materials) (nationally or regionally?)
  • Supports on time delivery of reports, highlights and Quarterly Business Reviews (QBR’s)
  • Supports VP regions and helps drive growth which can include Consulting work,
  • Respond’s within 24 hours to request
  • Ability to perform site sustainability assessment and summarize observations and recommendations in technical report and presentation in a timely manner
  • Comfortable with public speaking
  • Strong writing skills required
  • Up to 50% travel
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously


  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Management, or a related field from a four-year college or university with 5-8 years of experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • Valid Driver’s License required.

  • Customer service, problem solving, time management, project management, planning, excellent communication, presentation, interviewing, coaching and training skills.

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office and Computer Skills.

Available Shift: Full Time

Compensation: DOE