Engineer Sustainability

Join Yazaki. Connect to the future. 


Country: Portugal (PT) 
City: Ovar
Worksite / Location: Ovar Plant 


Job Function: Engineering 


Yazaki Corporation, a family-owned company, was founded in 1929 as the first Japanese manufacturer of automobile wiring harness systems. Within the automotive business our product range includes wiring harness systems, plug connection systems and electronic systems. More than 284,000 committed and highly motivated employees in 478 locations in 45 countries make us one of the most successful international automotive suppliers. To strengthen our team, we are looking for a Engineer Sustainability. 



  • Close collaboration with YAZAKI groups and external entities.
  • Support methodology to be used to calculate Product Carbon Footprint (LCA).
  • Collecting and analyzing sustainability data for product & process.
  • Integrate entire supply chain with Purchasing/Supply Management.
  • Determine recycling strategies within R&D, alignment with customer future strategy.
  • Circular Economy with contact with Customer/Suppliers to understand recycled % limits.
  • Work with other YAZAKI staff members including engineers, managers, heads and production operators to gather and maintain information for the projects.
  • RFQ answers to Engineer Sustainability topics.
  • Ensure design projects comply with defined % of green, renewable, recycled materials.
  • Prepare Engineer Sustainability reports.





  • Graduate degree in Mechanical or Electrical or Environmental Engineering or a closely related field;
  • Variety of technical Engineering skills.
  • Method and commitment mindset.
  • Self-motivated and independent;
  • Analytical mindset and good problem-solving skills.
  • Proficient in English (speaking and writing);
  • Public presentation skills;
  • Willingness to travel.

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