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Saturday, October 6, 2018

Environment Biodiversity Projects Engineer Job at Total - Career Opportunity in Uganda

Vacancy title:
Environment Biodiversity Projects Engineer 

Jobs at:

Deadline of this Job:
19th October 2018 

Duty Station:
Kampala, Uganda 

Date Posted: 5th October 2018 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed , Employment Type: Full-Time


Environment Biodiversity Projects Engineer: Req-143B2BR
Main responsibilities
The job holder will be responsible for managing contractors undertaking Biodiversity studies and projects and ensuring that they execute their work efficiently. Participating in analysis of biodiversity data in line with Company standards. Ensuring effective coordination and alignment between biodiversity project studies and other studies in the affiliate. Contributing to identifying, designing and implementing biodiversity and ecosystem studies in line with Company Health Safety, Social, Security, Environment (H3SE) and Biodiversity policies. Participating in the planning for restoration of impacted areas. Participate in building relationships with relevant agencies and Civil Society Organizations through regular and open biodiversity engagements. Promote and raise awareness, at all levels of the organization, of the impact of emerging environmental issues particularly those associated with biodiversity. Monitoring the Company's environment performance against key indicators, providing specialist advice in impact assessment on environmental matters. Ensuring mitigation of the negative impacts and enhancement of positive impacts by Total's activities on the environment, in line with applicable national requirements and the International Finance Corporation (IFC) performance standards.

Qualifications and Experience
  • Bachelor of Science, in Environmental Science with a bias in Ecology, Zoology or Conservation Biology.
  • Post graduate training in Project Planning and Management is an added advantage.
  • Minimum three (3) year's professional experience in Applied Ecology, in an operational setting (preferably oil and gas or other similar industry).
  • Experience in project planning and management is an added advantage.
  • In-depth knowledge and understanding of both National and International environmental legislations,
  • Clear Understanding of international best practices/standards e.g. International Finance Corporation (IFC), International Petroleum Industry Environmental Conservation Association (IPIECA)
  • Good understanding of ISO 14001Environment Management System (EMS)
  • Proven ability to work independently and meet deadlines -Negotiation, con´Čéict management skills.
  • Good computer skills (MS office, Access, and MS Project)
  • Excellent report writing and analytical skills

Job application procedure
All applications can be made through the total EP careers at
Deadline is 19th October 2018 Shortlisting begins immediately and only shortlisted candidates will be contacted