Company: Cammach Bryant
Skills: Environmental, Safety & Training
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

Authorized to work in: United Kingdom

Our client is looking for n Environmental Lead for a permanent position, located in Aberdeen.


To provide the necessary environmental leadership and drive, ensuring that the operational assets, projects and drilling and wells groups, plus other functional supporting teams including New Energy, receive assistance and advice in all aspects related to effective environmental management.

The role necessitates provision of the necessary steer and support to ensure the highest environmental standards are met; legislation complied with; management systems implemented effectively; performance monitored; and performance improvement programs identified and implemented.

The job demands advanced knowledge in a technical/professional discipline which is applied in analysis and resolution of problems and provision of specialist advice to the organisation.

  • Continuously look for ways to improve Environmental performance
  • Act as a role model and mentor for less experienced colleagues
  • Establish best practices, improve existing or develop new procedures/processes and methods of work within own discipline
  • Identify issues and propose solutions to both internal and external stakeholders


  • Primary Environmental and Sustainability focal point for all Operational, Drilling & Wells, Projects and other functional requests relating to environmental and sustainability matters (e.g. operational, project and wells environmental permits, Emissions Trading Scheme reporting etc.)
  • Develops appropriate proactive objectives and ensures they are incorporated into, and managed to completion within, the UK HSEQ Plan
  • Develops, oversees and actively participates in environmental audits, both internal and supporting external audits, including completion of regular offshore audits, whilst ensuring direct reports also undertake regular auditing (including offshore)
  • Manages and facilitates regulatory inspections, and ensures corrective actions are adequately closed out so as to prevent reoccurrence
  • Ensure implementation and compliance of the Energy and Environmental Management systems on the local assets & operations
  • Act as focal point for the Certification Body relating to the Energy and Environmental Management Systems
  • Ensures timely reporting of accurate data, complying with external regulatory and internal reporting requirements and deadlines
  • Ensure appropriate management of UK's emergency response and security arrangements, including completion of exercises specific to environmental scenarios
  • Proactively work to identify and drive implementation of improvements (e.g. emissions reduction plans) and liaise with the HSEQ dept., locally and corporately, to resolve
  • Provide environmental and sustainability support to other regions as appropriate
  • Ensure regulatory and internal reporting requirements are complied with, and issues managed, with respect to the assets, operations, and technical functions
  • Ensure appropriate selection and management of contractor companies, taking account of environmental considerations
  • Ensure industry Environmental best practices and standards are followed/implemented, in conjunction with the relevant Technical Authorities and Business Process Owners
  • Monitor & facilitate management of assets, operations and technical functions' environmental performance, and their environmental plans and objectives
  • Assist with development & implementation of environmental competency management framework and training
  • Ensure all incidents & near misses are reported, investigated, remedial action taken, and lessons learned
  • Work to ensure timely close out of all Synergi actions and ensure IMS documentation is maintained up to date
  • Ensure that all relevant governance is in full compliance with applicable regulations and GOIMS requirements
  • Ensure that all relevant governance is in full compliance with applicable regulations and the requirements of GOIMS element 8 - Environmental Stewardship
  • Act as the focal point for liaising with the Environmental regulations (OPRED and the Environment Agency)
  • Represent company at relevant Industry Forums (e.g. Oil & Gas UK, Energy Institute)
  • Support the Emergency Response Organisation by filling a role on the ER duty rota
  • Supervise and mentor environmental team personnel and ensure they fulfil objectives


  • Possesses a relevant University degree or relevant work experience which may compensate for limited formal education
  • Have related experience in Environmental roles supporting and managing offshore operations and with Energy and Environmental Management Systems
  • IEMA Membership or equivalent (e.g. Energy Institute)
  • Comprehensive understanding, good working knowledge of, and experience in implementing and complying with environmental related legislation (on & offshore), corporate, national & international standards, and industry best practices are essential
  • Offshore medical and survival/MIST training certificates are necessary
  • Strong HSEQ culture
  • Supervisory experience, ideally within an environmental department of an Oil and Gas Operating company
  • Is an efficient self-starter with an ability to work alone and as part of a team, prioritise tasks, and deliver against deadlines
  • Exhibits excellent interpersonal and relationship building skills
  • Ability to communicate highly specialist discipline guidance/advice to others in an understandable way
  • This is the senior level of work and expected to have very deep and broad knowledge applied to solving highly complex issues
  • Skills in initiating and managing projects
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving (pro-active) ability