Environmental Advisor (Projects & Operations)

Project Environmental Advisor - The purpose of the position will be to provide support on a range of environmental issues relating to a variety of internal and external stakeholders. This support will be provided in both onshore and offshore locations. Candidates will have a strong projects background, excellent working knowledge of the principles of offshore environmental legislation as well as demonstrable experience of the successful delivery and execution of environmental milestones within projects.

Operations Environmental Advisor - The purpose of the role will be to provide specialist advice in environmental matters; offering environmental expertise and advice to Field Operations, Performance & Growth, Geosciences, Wells Construction & Maintenance teams. The successful candidate is required to have thorough knowledge and understanding of environmental legislation, they will be responsible for providing support to site based SHE professionals and working with them on common objectives. They will work closely with the Operations and support groups to ensure that a comprehensive advisory service is provided which takes into account specific Environmental constraints.


  • Environmental degree or equivalent
  • Environmental qualification (e.g. IEMA or equivalent) preferred
  • Relevant Offshore Training and Qualifications including Medical and Survival Certificate


  • Relevant experience working in the environmental field within the UK Oil & Gas industry
  • Recent experience in directly supporting an E&P Business in an Onshore Environmental Advisor capacitywould provide a distinct advantage
  • Excellent working knowledge of UK offshore environmental legislation and/or environmental regulations relating to Oil & Gas activities
  • Working knowledge of EEMS and the BEIS Oil and Gas portal
  • Environmental Auditing or inspection experience and/or qualifications

Personal / Skills:

  • IT literate - good working knowledge of Word, Excel and Powerpoint software.
  • Strong team player who is also capable of producing quality work on an individual basis.

If you are interested in this position or wish to apply please contact anna.fryer@orioneng.com

published: 24 July 2018     Please mention EARTHWORKS when responding to this advertisement.