Senior Environmental Coordinator


Our client, a leading oil & gas organization is looking to add a Senior Environmental Coordinator for a 1 year independent contract. This position is based in St. John, BC with a rotation of 14 days on, 14 days off.

The Senior Field Environmental Coordinator position will play a key role in the overall coordination and implementation of field environmental programs and proactive environmental initiatives. This position will also be responsible for the environmental component of the HSE Management System. The Senior Field Environmental Coordinator position will be an integral member of the Environmental Operations team reporting to the Manager, Environmental Operations.

The Job

Ensure compliance with all environmental requirements for operations;

Coach and mentor HSE and operations staff and contractors to increase environmental awareness and performance

Development, implementation and management of environmental and regulatory procedures and plans;

Coordination of waste management best practices across production and drilling operations

Coordination and direction of contract service providers conducting environmental monitoring to ensure safe, quality and cost effective delivery of services;

Management of scope of work and budgets associated with environmental work;

Support to operations on environmental issues and programs, including flare, fugitive/venting and GHG verification and reporting, waste management, erosion control, vegetation management, water withdrawal/discharge, spill cleanup, wildlife reporting etc.;

Assisting operations in developing and coordinating the environmental response environmental incidents such as spills and releases;

Report regulatory reportable non-compliance and follow up with corrective actions;

Incident investigation, corrective action support and verification of environmental and regulatory contraventions;

Work with the Sustainable Development and Regulatory teams to ensure consistent program execution, regulatory interaction and planning;

Developing programs designed to improve environmental performance of Montney operations;

Liaise with key regulatory agencies on environmental programs, approval and permit requirements;

Collection and analysis of environmental data to identify trends and issues to help implement enhancements to environmental programs

The Individual

Minimum of post-secondary degree in environmental science or equivalent.

Strong technical knowledge and experience in environmental operations support.

Strong familiarity with British Columbia environmental requirements.

Minimum 5 years direct field environmental operations experience.

An understanding of oil and gas production operations.

Strong computer skills (Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook).

Valid Class 5 Driver's License.

Ability and flexibility to work on rotation.

Technical Expertise - Knowledgeable and experience with the fundamentals of environmental management, and environmental incident response.

Formal training and experience in:
  • Proactive environmental performance initiatives.
  • Spill and environmental incident response.
  • Incident investigation.

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

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