Environmental Advisor

Vacancy number • PUB406624

Environmental Advisor

  • Papua New Guinea
  • Closes March 8
  • 40 hours
  • Professional Bachelor

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About this job

  • Industry: Oil & Gas
  • Area of expertise: Health, Safety, Environmental & Quality
  • Location: Papua New Guinea

What is required?

  • Hours per week: 40
  • Education level: Professional Bachelor


Brunel Papua New Guinea are seeking an experienced Environmental Advisor to work with one of the largest energy companies in the world, who have assets in Oil & Gas, LNG and Renewable energy and a major operator in Papua New Guinea.

About this role

The ideal candidate is required to monitor and report environmental data to Client's Corporation in the USA, the PNG regulators, and financiers of the Project. The Environmental Advisor in Port Moresby will provide on-site assistance to the Environmental Supervisor by mentoring other environmental specialists and advisors, assisting with environmental monitoring and reporting and completion of QA/QC reviews.

Major responsibilities include but not limited to:

• Special assignments as given by E&R Supervisor• Advocacy of CEPA Regulations – Protected Areas, Biodiversity Offsets, Climate Change
• Provide training and guidance to operations as needed to facilitate awareness of the Protocols• Mentoring other Environmental Advisors and Specialists
• Assist E&R Supervisor and the Environment Lead with stewardship of environmental data with a focus on:o Corporate EPI (Environmental Performance Indicators) reporting
o ESMP (Environmental and Socioeconomic Monitoring Plan) reportingo CEPA (Conservation and Environment Protection Authority) reporting
• Oversight and management of third-party contractors • Participate in cold eyes reviews and internal inspections on site as needed
• Meeting with regulatory agencies as needed to assist with reporting and licensing and permitting needs that may arise• Assist with IESC (Independent Environmental and Socioeconomic Consultant) inspections
• Ensure compliance to regulatory requirement and Lender’s commitment (per IFC)


• B.Sc. or Engineering degree• 10+ years of industry experience
• Experience with implementing environmental monitoring programs• Experience writing environmental reports for internal and external stewardship
• Knowledge of production and engineering practices • Understanding of air emission sources and how air emission data are collected and reported
• Understanding of proper waste management practices• Understanding of water management needs
• Good interpersonal relationships with diverse workgroups, including regulatory and other stakeholders• Effectively interact in office and field environment with professional, support personnel and operations including consultants
• Experience with regulatory licensing/permitting in PNG• Knowledge and experience in EMPC SHE Management Systems (i.e. OIMS)


  • Port Moresby based assignment
  • Attractive salary base rate
  • Fortnightly pay cycle
  • Full medical insurance

Brunel in the United States

Brunel is a recruitment and flexible workforce solution provider which connects talented people with opportunities throughout Papua New Guinea. We specialise in highly skilled roles across a variety of technical, professional, trades and craft disciplines, pairing candidates with industry-leading projects and organisations on a contract or permanent.

Operating in Papua New Guinea since 2008, Brunel has their major bases in Brisbane and Port Moresby, which are further backed by the strength and reach of a truly global network spanning 44 countries, 100 offices and 45 years of successful operation.

At Brunel, we believe that safety is not just a priority, but a value that is integral to our company culture at all levels of our organization.

  • We establish measurable objectives and targets, consistently reviewing our activities, risks, legal obligations, and performance.
  • Brunel Americas is a proud member of Houston Business Roundtable, & Utah Safety Council, and a participant of ISNetworld RAVS Plus Audit.
  • Brunel consistently utilizes performance measuring and monitoring. This includes meticulous record keeping and routine inspections.

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While compensation is important, finding the right cultural fit is equally crucial. At Brunel, our longstanding cultures and values have contributed to a positive employee experience, which is why some candidates have chosen to stay with us for 30 + years.

  • Our values are at the center of everything we do –Entrepreneurship, Integrity, Results-driven, & Passion for people.
  • Brunel is committed to an inclusive workforce and we understand that Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging are essential for a successful working culture, business, and community. Thus, Brunel takes both a global and regional approach to DE&I.

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At Brunel, we prioritize candidate’s career abilities and needs even before the hiring process begins.

  • With open lines of communication and a dedicated team assigned to every contractor, we strive to make every employee experience with us as easy and seamless as possible.
  • Our contractors create and maintain lasting industry relationships that can be leveraged throughout their career.
  • We prioritize employee needs in order to build strong partnerships that support our employees’ long-term professional success and development.

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Any questions remaining?

Your consultant, Luanne Yuambari is happy to clarify anything about this vacancy. When reaching out, use the pub number: PUB406624