Environmental Compliance Officer

City:  Offshore Israel
Date:  26-Jan-2023

Energean is an independent E&P company focused on developing resources in the Mediterranean and UK North Sea. With presence in nine countries Energean is operating production, development and exploration assets with an excellent HSE track record. 

The company has an approximately 70% gas weighted portfolio with more than 800 MMboe 2P reserves and 2C resources and our flagship development assets are the multi-tcf Karish, Karish North and Tanin gas fields, offshore Israel. 
Energean is committed to sustainable development and to be a net zero emitter by 2050 contributing to the global net zero target. The company also strives to meet United Nations' 17 Sustainable Development Goals through its day-to-day operations and a wide range of corporate social responsibility initiatives. 
Being an equal opportunity employer and valuing diversity Energean does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, sex, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, or disability status.  




The Offshore Environmental Compliance Officer (14 days in the FPSO/14 days off) is responsible for ensuring compliance to all offshore environmental permits and to the company environmental standards, policies, procedures, and programs specific to Energean operating standards. Executes environmental compliance programs with company, state and local environmental legislation. Directs the identification and definition of existing and potential environmental concerns/risks and their mitigations in order to eliminate those risks.



Key Accountabilities:

•    Provide technical assistance for environmental health regulations, environmental management systems, and projects.
•    Maintain and enforce ongoing compliance with all environmental permits and regulations as required by the law, regulations, and the MoEP and the MoE guidelines.
•    Perform environmental compliance audits and implement follow-up corrective actions to ensure compliance with the environmental regulations
•    Implement environmental management systems and programs for the company
•    Develop plans and procedures for air quality, hazardous materials and waste, spill prevention, discharges to the sea according to the terms and conditions of the permits.
•    Must be familiar with the Israeli environmental regulations and understanding of environmental permit application processes
•    Maintain Energean Israel Environment performance indicators and provide management and ongoing clarity and up to date status and trends on operation environmental performance and compliance. 
•    Manage Energean Israel Environmental programs ensuring its implementation within all operations offshore.
•    Ensure that all Environmental permit conditions, commitments and legal obligations are executed. 
•    Act as Dangerous Goods Supervisor
•    Leading offshore continuous environmental compliance improvement
•    Conducting investigations of suspected violations of environmental permits or regulations
•    Inspecting work sites for possible violations of environmental permits or regulations
•    Preparing written reports detailing observed violations of environmental permits or regulations and recommended solutions
•    Perform continuous training to all parties (e.g., to management, workers, and contractors) regarding environmental permits and regulations to enable project members charged with environmental responsibilities to comply with all environmental and reporting requirements 
•    Support monthly reports on relevant environmental statistics, project information and operational control performance
•    Offshore HSE member working with operations team and OIM
•    Establish and maintain effective working relationships and communicate across the business interfaces.
•    Strong networking and communication skills externally and internally – ability to cultivate and build strong internal and external relationships with business counterparts. 
•    Compliance and Internal Audit.



Qualifications and Experience:

•    Bachelor’s degree in environmental science, biology, chemistry or Engineer a in a related field
•    Environmental role in an industrial facility
•    Good understanding and experience with Israel Environmental regulatory permits and compliance processes.
•    Strong technical environmental capabilities in offshore O&G or other similar industry and demonstrate quick learning curve to fill missing knowledge.




•    Ability to deal effectively with ambiguity and demonstrate consistency and persistence for meeting company requirements 
•    Ability to engage at all levels of the organization and project in the field, offshore operations, with regulators and senior management if required.
•    Good written and verbal communication skills
•    English and Hebrew speaker
•    Flexible with can-do attitude
•    Problem solving orient
•    Ability to work independently when on shift but be a team player working seamlessly within a team environment.
•    Excellent human relations
•    Ability to work in a team
•    Full control of computer applications
•    Strictness and precision in execution
•    Initiative and independent



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This role is being handled by the Energean recruitment team and no agency contact is required.