Petroleum Authority of Uganda Environment Engineer - Jobs in Uganda
Petroleum Authority of Uganda Environment Engineer - Jobs in UgandaBackground
The Petroleum Authority of Uganda (PAU) is a statutory body established under Section 9 of the Petroleum (Exploration,Development and Production)
Act 2013, and in line with the National Oil and Gas Policy for Uganda which was approved in 2008.
The mandate of the PAU is to monitor and regulate the exploration, development and production, together with the refining, gas
conversion, transportation and storage of petroleum in Uganda.
This includes ensuring that petroleum operations in Uganda are carried out in accordance with the relevant laws, regulations, guidelines, statutes and in line with international best practice for the petroleum industry.
The Petroleum Authority of Uganda now invites applications from qualified Ugandans who fully meet the required job specifications and with the right
personal attributes to occupy the following positions in the Authority’s established structure.
The Environment Engineer will work under the supervision of the Senior Environment Engineer to advise on appropriate engineering solutions to mitigate environmental impacts of oil and gas activities in order to avoid environmentalAdvise on policies, regulations, standards, strategies, guidelines and plans regarding technology required to avoid environment degradation and/or pollution from oil and gas activities.
Key Duties and Responsibilities
Review technical reports to ensure that appropriate designs are developed and implemented to avoid environment degradation and/or pollution.
Advise on pollution control and waste management strategies and plans
Participate in inspection and monitoring field operations to ensure compliance to environment laws, regulations, standards and guidelines and applicable codes of practice.
Participate in the development and periodic review of a sectoral integrated health, safety and environment management system.
Create awareness/ promotion of technology required to meet the challenges of environment degradation and/or pollution in the sector.
Participate in the preparation, implementation and/or review of Environmental Assessments and Risk Assessments.
Participate in site Audits and follow-up on identified issues.
Participate in inspection of facilities, machinery and equipment to facilitate
relevant certification and compliance with environment, safety and health
legislation, standards and guidelines.
Perform any other duties as may be assigned from time to time.
Qualifications, Skills and Experience
Basic QualificationA Bachelor’s degree (Hons) in Environmental Engineering or Technology or related
engineering disciplines from an internationally recognized institution.
ExperienceA minimum of 3 (three) years’ working experience in the oil and gas sector
operations, with specific responsibility for environment issues.
Added AdvantageA Master’s degree in Environmental Engineering, Environmental Science,Chemical Engineering or a related degree from an internationally recognized
A qualification in the oil and gas sector from an internationally recognized institution;
Membership with nationally and internationally recognized professional bodies;
Experience in pollution control and remedial technology applications
Experience in environmental modelling computer applications
Character and Competencies
Innovative and with a proven high level of integrity.
Ability to work independently and in a team.
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
Excellent research and analytical skills.
Proficiency in the relevant computer packages like Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Access, among others
How to Apply:
PAU will only consider online applications submitted through her website.
Interested and qualified candidates should apply online by 18th March 2019
Only online applications will be considered. Applications submitted by e-mail will not be accepted
Applicants are required to scan and attach certified copies of the required academic documents only e.g. Degree, Transcript, Diploma, A-level and O-level certificates and PLE results slip.
Academic documents for the successful candidates will be vetted and background
checks conducted before they are considered for appointment into the Authority.
Only short listed and successful candidates will be contacted
Please forward any enquires regarding this advert to firstname.lastname@example.org or call
telephone number 0414231924.
PAU is an equal opportunity employer and does not charge any money to any applicant for employment in its Service
For more information and job application details, see; Petroleum Authority of Uganda Environment Engineer - Jobs in Uganda
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