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Environmental Scientist (Well Operations)

  • Job reference: 930026
  • Location: Aberdeen
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Contract
  • Sector: Oil & Gas, HS & E
  • Date posted: 14/02/2020

Our client is currently recruiting for the position of Environmental Scientist (Well Operations) based in Aberdeen

Responsibilities Include:
Ensuring company procedures are in place, maintained and applied across all activities to allow all relevant legislation to be complied with; and support the maintenance of a certified Environmental Management System.
Preparation, review and submission of EIA's & OPEP Addenda, where required: providing advice to the Well Operations team to ensure that the Well Operations environmental requirements are met.
Managing all environmental related Permits, Licenses, Applications, Notifications and Consents and ensuring sites comply with the requirements of all permitted activities.
Managing waste, radioactive substances and sampling & analysis requirements for Well Operations activities.
Monitoring quality and accuracy of environmental related incident investigations, actions and close out, reviewing asset Environmental performance, identifying trends and proposing solutions;
Collation and reporting of environmental data for Regulatory & Corporate Reporting, BU Managers and JV Partners;
Supporting the evaluation of new contracts for Well Operations related activities.
Providing environmental training/ information to both offshore and onshore staff
Participate in Tier 2 & Tier 3 audits and liaise with the Assurance Team to ensure delivery of the audit programmes.

Qualifications & Experience:
BSc in Biological or Chemical sciences and preferred higher qualification in a relevant scientific discipline (e.g. MSc, PhD, Chartered Scientist);
Membership of recognised body e.g. IEMA;
Prior proven experience with a background in scientific research, industry or consultancy and with specific experience of providing environmental support to operations, projects, drilling, subsea, seismic, oil spill response, procurement, legal.

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 930026


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