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Senior Environmental Engineer

  • Job reference: 925639
  • Location: Azerbaijan
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Contract
  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Date posted: 23/05/2019

925639 - Senior environmental engineer

Job Description

  • Gather data from a range of sources through site assessments, environmental monitoring and third party reports
  • evaluate the environmental impact of the project, hazard or commercial operation
  • write up and present findings, costing, health and safety plans and recommendations on the containment, clean-up process, remediation, recycling and waste disposal, in order to fix environmental issues
  • create plans to protect and restore the environment by removing contaminants from water, air and land
  • develop site-specific health and safety protocols such as spill contingency plans or methods for loading and transporting raw materials
  • provide advice about preventing future difficulties
  • implement, manage and supervise the day-to-day tasks
  • communicate with sensitive stakeholders such as local residents in order to minimize the impacts of projects on the community
  • regularly liaise with clients and local authorities relating to planning aspects of projects
  • provide advice to and work alongside other professionals, such as environmental scientists, planners, construction workers, lawyers, and landowners to address environmental problems and promote environmental sustainability
  • be familiar with current environmental regulations and guidance.
  • Provide technical support in developing and implementing environmental programs in oil and gas industry.
  • Prepare, review, and update environmental investigation reports. Analyze root causes of environmental incidents and propose corrective action plans.
  • Review and recommend improvements to existing environmental programs to reduce environmental damages.
  • Design projects leading to environmental protection, such as water reclamation facilities, air pollution control systems, and operations that convert waste to energy
  • Assist in getting and maintaining environmental permits for industries.
  • Provide technical support for environmental remediation projects and for legal actions
  • Analyze scientific data and do quality-control checks
  • Monitor the progress of environmental improvement programs
  • Inspect industrial and municipal facilities and programs to ensure compliance with environmental regulations
  • Advise corporations and government agencies about procedures for cleaning up contaminated sites

Personal Specification

  • Work experience with an environmental engineering organization is valuable but any experience in the environmental sector will be welcomed
  • Prefer 7 or more years of related experience
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
  • Work with others as a team player
  • Ability to read and interpret construction drawings, specifications and other documents

Our role in supporting diversity and inclusion
As an international workforce business, we are committed to sourcing personnel that reflects the diversity and values of our client base but also that of Orion Group. We welcome the wide range of experiences and viewpoints that potential workers bring to our business and our clients, including those based on nationality, gender, culture, educational and professional backgrounds, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, and age differences, job classification and religion. In our inclusive workplace, regardless of your employment status as staff or contract, everyone is assured the right of equitable, fair and respectful treatment.

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