Environmental Construction Specialist

Location Ho Chi Minh City, Ho Chi Minh
Industry Manufacturing
Category Engineer
Salary 3000-5000USD
Job type Permanent
Consultant email anh.nguyenvan@manpower.com.vn
Date posted Aug 26, 2021
Consultant contact no 0935059669

​Core Responsibilities

 Develop sustainable strategies for construction projects and drive implementation

 On- site support for upcoming new factories and extensions in Asia region

 Act as external oversight to ensure sustainability stays top of the project agenda at strategic and tactical level

 Support Steering Committies, project team and contractors.

 Develop a strong network of internal stakeholders and influencers

 Enable strategic interactions with leading industry stakeholders to ensure we deliver the most advanced projects

 Monitor and analyse relevant regulations, anticipate implications for construction phase and end use operations

 Respond to government authorities where necessary and support compliance issues as required.

 Environmental Responsibility (ER) is a globally based team of functional experts and thought leaders seeking to create real impact both inside and outside the COMPANY.

 ER is responsible for ensuring the COMPANY fulfills its ‘Planet Promise’ by achieving the highest possible environmental performance through a commercial logic. Leveraging commercial advantage and driving innovation across the business, the team addresses the entire value chain: from the impact of raw materials through manufacture of products, distribution, use, and onto eventual reuse or recycling.


 Bachelor’s degree in construction, engineering, sustainability or similar

 Masters Degree preferred

 At least 5 years experience in the construction industry with a focus on sustainability

 Experience with factory and construction related issues within Vietnam and the South East Asian region

 Functional knowledge of building codes and sustainable construction frameworks e.g. LEED

 You have excellent written and verbal communication skills.

 You have a network of stakeholders in the region and are a natural in developing new stakeholder relationships.

 Fluency in English and Vietnamese is a must.

 You have experience in multi country and functional collaboration.

 Travel up to 50 days per year.

 Self starter; owns and drives to deliver results

 A strong team player and collaborator, enables the team’s success

 Able to stand up for sustainability, especially when project budgets and time constraints make it easy to take a more traditional apprach

 Able to deal with unexpected issues and take advantage of unforeseen opportunities.

 Strong financial acumen

 Good presence, can articulate the agenda to senior internal and external stakeholders

 You participate in relevant industry bodies and stay on top of the latest technical developments

 Self motivated, happy to work on their own and in a team with an agile mindset

 Able to solve problems in an innovative and creative manner

Manpower Confidential

 Resilient and adaptable, able to deal with the challenges that change management brings

 High degree of spoken and written fluency in English and Vietnamese

 Comfortable with technology and remote working tools

Job Location

HCM, Vietnam

Contact: Ms. Van Anh – Email: anh.nguyenvan@manpower.com.vn – Zalo: 0935059669