Environmental Specialist (Project)


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About this role: Environmental Specialist (Project)

  • Purpose & Accountability;
  • UK legislation (offshore and onshore);
  • Advise on pragmatic and credible risk management solutions for priority environmental risks associated with projects/developments;
  • Ensure identified risks and controls are transferred into project execute and operate (including new permit conditions), including the inclusion of commitments made and agreed risk controls into the terms and conditions of contractor contracts;
  • Develop scopes of work for contractor support. Manage contractors and consultants: preparing permit applications, Opeps, environmental impact assessments, Eshia and supporting studies & modelling, including baseline and monitoring studies and surveys and environmental management programs;
  • Fulfil the role of impact assessment lead with support from impact assessment subject matter expert;
  • Engage with the environmental regulators on a project level;
  • Conduct assurance activities on compliance;
  • Facilitate incident investigations;
  • Support of environmental internal and regulatory reporting (e.g. EEMS, SERS, SPRI, IRS) for projects & development.


  • Degree (or industry) qualified in relevant subject;
  • 12 years experience in UK regulatory frameworks & requirements (Onshore Or Offshore);
  • 6 years of projects & development support experience;
  • A good understanding of the upstream business and how it works, including credible front-line experience of managing HSSE;
  • Ability to engage and effectively communicate at all levels inside and outside shell and within different cultural settings;
  • Strong interpersonal skills, ability to challenge and ability to build internal and external relationships based on trust and to integrate across multiple functions.

How to apply

If you meet the above requirements and would like to be considered for this role, please submit your interest using the ‘Apply’ button. Applying is quick and easy – just make sure you have the following documents ready to go:

  • Resume
  • Cover Letter (optional)
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Do you have questions?

If you have questions or would like to discuss the details of this role, please contact Michelle Birnie-Mackintosh via the details below, quoting publication number:

Account manager

Michelle Birnie-Mackintosh
Brunel Energy UK Manchester
+49 170 5238871