01224 211211

Environmental Scientist - Aberdeen

ref: CMK45196

Oil and gas operator currently have an opening for an Environmental Scientist to join their team based in Aberdeen.

This is a contract role for 12 months

Accountabilities Provide support to the UK Business on Environmental matters by:

• Assessing the risk of interactions of UK BU activities with the Environment.

• Managing all environmental applications and permits required by UK facilities and any projects associated with them.

• Supporting activities required to maintain the certified Environmental Management System.

• Collation and Reporting of environmental emissions data.

• Reporting and investigation of environmental incidents.

Primary Functions & Dimensions:

• Managing Chemical, Oil Discharge, Offshore Combustion and emissions trading permits.

• Environmental Impact Assessments of activities including increased production, seabed impacts and noise assessments.

• Managing waste issues

• Managing sampling and analysis requirements for offshore discharges to sea and solid wastes.

• Managing Radioactive Substances issues and permitting.

• Internal and external reporting of environmental emissions data and information.

• Assisting in the preparation, review and submission of Environmental Statements, where required: providing advice to the project team to ensure that the project environmental requirements are met.

• Preparation of Oil Pollution Emergency Plans

• Providing environmental training/ information to both offshore and onshore staff

• Evaluating and providing technical advice to bids for new contracts.

• Conducting environmental audits.

• Previous experience working as a research scientist or in an analytical laboratory or with experience in providing environmental support within the oil and gas business.


• Minimum Requirement: BSc in Biological or Chemical sciences (if a more generic science degree is held then biology and chemistry at A/Higher level must be demonstrated).

• Optional Requirement: Higher qualification in a relevant scientific discipline (e.g. MSc).

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Craig Mackenzie

Craig Mackenzie

With over 10 years experience in generating relationships and understanding people, I take great pride in helping individuals get what they want. Now specialising in the mid-senior level Accountancy field, I feel that my success in previous years has given me the knowledge and expertise to help you. With significant success already in placing people locally as well as internationally, I look forward to speaking to you and helping you source a role that gives you everything you are looking for.

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