Environmental Advisor - Projects

Scotland, Aberdeen
11 Jul 2017
Anna Fryer
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client is currently recruiting for the position of Environmental Advisor - Projects, based in Aberdeen

Responsibilities will include:
Undertake assessments of Major Environmental Incidents (MEI) and update Safety Cases as required.
Provide support to the development of systems to incorporate the controls required for non MEI elements.
Ensure compliance with UK offshore oil and gas environmental legislation/guidance and other requirements or company standards.
Provide offshore environmental support (as required) and develop effective relationships with offshore personnel at all levels.
Carry out or assist with offshore/onshore environmental audits/inspections, compile reports and ensure that actions are followed up as appropriate.
Carry out or assist with incident investigations related to spillages of oil/chemicals or gas releases, compile reports and ensure that actions are followed up as appropriate.
Ensure that relevant environmental issues are identified and communicated to appropriate personnel or groups.
Participate in and provide expert advice in relation to environmental risk assessments.
Ensure that relevant environmental permit and consent applications or variations are prepared, submitted to the regulator and followed up (as appropriate).
Attend and contribute to relevant team, departmental and company meetings

Environmental degree or equivalent
Environmental qualification (e.g. IEMA or equivalent.) (preferred)
Offshore Survival Certificate.
Offshore Medical.

Relevant experience working in the environmental field within the UK Oil & Gas industry.
Excellent working knowledge of UK offshore environmental legislation.
Working knowledge of EEMS and the BEIS Oil and Gas portal
Excellent communication, organisational and facilitation skills.
Environmental Auditing or inspection experience and/or qualifications
IT literate - good working knowledge of Word, Excel and Powerpoint software.
Strong team player who is also capable of producing quality work on an individual basis.

Contract position

If you feel that you are well suited to the above opportunity and would like to find out more then please contact Orion Group for more information or apply by forwarding your current CV quoting reference 915002

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