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  • Job reference: RMS0183362

E&R Exploration Project Lead

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 08/08/2017
  • Duration: 1 year
  • Time left:
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The Role:
* Provide overall coordination of environmental and regulatory (E&R) deliverables associated with gaining federal and provincial approvals to conduct offshore exploration drilling (Operations Authorization, Benefits Plan, Environmental assessment study, spill modeling, Stakeholder Engagement, query resolution, etc.)
* Drive interface alignment between the multiple work locations, collaboration contractors and partners
* Ensure overall E&R deliverables are on track to meet cost and overall development plan schedule; provide weekly updates
* Identify E&R organization roles/responsibilities and opportunities for improvement
* Identify and mitigate emerging internal and external issues; elevate to management when necessary
* Provide input into strategic engagement strategies and support external advocacy when necessary
* Identify synergy opportunities within organization to effectively deliver on commitments
* Travel may be required

The Company:
Our client, a major owner/operating company, requires expertise for their ongoing oil sands mega-projects in Alberta.This position is open to Canadian Citizens and Permanent Residents only.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
* University degree in science or engineering
* Previous experience in environmental, regulatory and stakeholder engagement in the Oil and Gas industry (15+ years)
* Knowledge of other operators challenges and lessons learned within region as it relates to E&R for exploration drilling
* Previous supervisory or project lead of E&R professionals a requirement
* Knowledge of Canadian regulations, especially pertaining to environmental assess

About Fircroft:
Fircroft has been placing people in specialist technical industries for approaching half a century, focusing on mid to senior level engineers for contract and permanent roles worldwide. By applying for this job you give consent for Fircroft to contact you, via email & telephone, to discuss your application along with future positions and Fircroft's services.

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