Company: Petroplan
Skills: Environmental Engineer
Experience: 10 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Salary: Negotiable
Location: saudi, Saudi Arabia


Petroplan is seeking to hire an experienced Environmental Coordinator to join the Project Management team at a major Oil and Gas Client in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

This is a permanent staff role in country.

The Environmental officer primary role is to implement the corporate environmental policy and monitors compliance, while staying current with all applicable Company and National environmental regulations, standards, procedures, and guidelines as well as all company environmental, environmental health and industrial hygiene programs. This includes the supervision of local surveys and sampling, the interpretation of measurement results, and reviewing (and commenting) environmental aspects of contract documents as well as monitoring the environmental performance of contractor operations.

Key Responsibilities

Help implement the corporate environmental policy and monitors compliance, while staying current with all applicable Company and National environmental regulations, standards, procedures, and guidelines as well as all the company environmental, environmental health and industrial hygiene programs. This includes the interpretation of measurement results, and reviewing (and commenting) environmental aspects of contract documents as well as monitoring the environmental performance of contractor operations.

Respond to concerns and requests for information from EPD, and obtains technical advice from EPD as needed.

Help organize and participates in major surveys such as Environmental Performance Assessments (EPAs), Naturally Occurring Radioactive Material (NORM) surveys, Occupational Health Hazard Assessments (OHHAs), HAZCOM Assessments, Chemical Handling Assessments, Waste Management Compliance Audits, and Environmental Health surveys. Actively seeks to resolve any findings from these surveys. Provide follow-up information and updates reports to EPD as required.

Assist in the coordination of all EMS-related activities within the organization as appropriate, including the development of environmental objectives and indicators, tracking of performance and costs, and record-keeping and reporting functions.

Assist in special studies for improving environmental and (environmental) health performance of facilities or operation; helps in providing specialized technical service in the environmental field; helps in consulting on complex environmental problems; helps in designs and/or projects; helps in coordination or direction work of other environmental staff. Help in keeping abreast of all environmental issues that pertain to the organization, particularly any non-compliances that may have been identified. Keeps management updated on significant environmental issues.

Assesses if PED are maintaining records of all waste (including wastewater) generated by the organization and works (along with the organization's environmental team) with EPD to develop waste minimization plans. Ensures that the waste is managed properly. Review that organizations develop their specific phase-out and disposal procedures for hazardous materials. Provide needed support for the implementation of the HAZCOM program including hazardous materials/chemicals inventory, chemical hazard bulletins, hazard signs and train-the-trainer programs and employee training.

Organize presentations and video sessions, distributes information, and sets a good example to enhance environmental awareness. Write formal reports, environmental articles for company publications, and develops/delivers presentations. Attend EPDs biannual environmental coordinators meetings and other related courses and conferences.
When applicable] Participate in the company's oil spill protection program and keeps records of the latest response plans for such emergencies.

[When applicable] Verify appropriate controls are established for work with NORM, and carries out radiation and contamination surveys as required, including collection and arrangement for analysis of representative samples. Provide information and support on the correct handling and storage of NORM contaminated equipment and NORM waste. And maintain records of all radiation and NORM surveys, NORM contaminated equipment and NORM waste.

Implement Environmental Assurance Schedule.

Minimum Requirements

Bachelor's degree in Environmental Engineering from a recognized and approved program. An advanced degree is preferred.

10 years of experience in oil and gas, petrochemicals and construction, including at least five years in project-based positions.

Experience of Environmental Impact Assessments

Prepare, review and revise environmental recommendation reports and monitor the progress

Extensive travel requirement to project sites

Knowledge of analytical and scientific software, compliance software and graphic imaging Engineering or scientific related activities preferably associated with the production and processing of oil and construction.

Ability to speak and write reports or articles in English using both scientifically correct terminology and terms understandable.

About Petroplan

Petroplan is the trusted, specialist global Talent Solutions partner of choice for employers and professionals in the Energy sector. Since 1976, Petroplan has been here to help people like you make the most of the opportunities available and find the best fit for you as an individual.

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In an industry where skilled and experienced professionals are increasingly sought after resource, we appreciate the true value of what you have to offer. What's more, we understand that different things are important to different people in today's world of work - it's about making exactly the right connections for you as an individual.

Our reputation for contractor and candidate care, understanding what makes you tick, and finding you the best match is second-to-none. We understand the industry inside-out and seek to understand YOU and your motivations in the same way. We take the time to evaluate your individual strengths, understand the most important things to you, and establish exactly what you're looking for from your next role.