Environmental Engineer Job in Nigeria

 WTS Energy provides recruitment and manpower services for the global oil and gas and energy industries. We supply engineers and consultants to our clients' projects and operations, and perform employment outsourcing services such as workforce management in oil and gas regions around the world. WTS Energy operates globally with offices in 14 countries and is operational in over 50 countries.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Environmental Engineer

Location: Port Harcourt, Rivers

Employment Type: Full Time

Job Roles and Responsibilities
Environmental Compliance:

  • Ensure compliance with local, state, and federal environmental regulations throughout all project phases, including maintenance, installation, and construction activities.
  • Conduct environmental impact assessments and develop strategies to minimize the project’s environmental footprint.

Permitting and Approvals:

  • Assist in obtaining necessary environmental permits and approvals for project activities.
  • Work with regulatory agencies to ensure timely permit applications and approvals.

Environmental Monitoring:

  • Implement and manage environmental monitoring programs to assess air quality, water quality, noise levels, and other relevant environmental parameters.
  • Analyze monitoring data and provide recommendations for mitigating potential environmental impacts.

Waste Management:

  • Develop and implement waste management plans to ensure proper handling, storage, and disposal of hazardous and non-hazardous waste.
  • Monitor waste management practices to minimize environmental risks.

Environmental Audits and Inspections:

  • Conduct regular environmental audits and inspections to identify areas of non-compliance and recommend corrective actions.
  • Collaborate with project teams to address and resolve environmental issues promptly.

Sustainability Initiatives:

  • Participate in the development and implementation of sustainability initiatives, including energy efficiency, water conservation, and waste reduction programs.
  • Advise on environmentally friendly technologies and practices.

Emergency Response Planning:

  • Develop and review emergency response plans to address potential environmental incidents.
  • Coordinate with emergency response teams and provide training on environmental response procedures.

Stakeholder Communication:

  • Communicate environmental requirements and initiatives to internal project teams, contractors, and external stakeholders.
  • Address inquiries and concerns related to environmental matters.

Documentation and Reporting:

  • Maintain accurate records of environmental compliance and activities.
  • Prepare environmental reports and documentation, including permit applications, monitoring reports, and compliance assessments.

Qualifications / Experience

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Environmental Engineering, Environmental Science, or a related field.


  • Professional Engineer (PE) license is desirable.
  • Certification in Environmental Management such as QEP or related field is a plus.


  • Minimum of 8 years of experience as an Environmental Engineer in maintenance, installation construction, and crude refining projects.

Regulatory Knowledge:

  • In-depth knowledge of local, state, and federal environmental regulations and permitting processes.

Technical Skills:

  • Proficiency in environmental modeling software and data analysis tools.
  • Familiarity with environmental impact assessment methodologies.

Communication Skills:

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills to effectively convey environmental requirements to diverse project teams and stakeholders.

Project Management:

  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and projects simultaneously, ensuring environmental compliance is maintained.

Problem-Solving Skills:

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills to address complex environmental challenges.

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

Method of Application
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