04 Apr, 2024

Senior Environmental Engineer - GHG Specialist

  • Genesis
  • Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Lead Engineer Environment

Job Description

About Genesis Energies

Genesis is a respected provider of environmental and sustainability advisory services offering robust, innovative, and practical advice to the clients throughout licensing, design, installation, operations, and decommissioning. We provide environmental advisory services globally; spanning offshore and onshore, populated to remote areas, including environmentally sensitive areas.

By integrating specialist engineering skills, environmental science, in-country knowledge, and stakeholder engagement, we provide a fully rounded support service. The diverse backgrounds and experiences of our team enables us to support a wide range of environmental studies and assessments required to support projects and operations. We pride ourselves on our ability to identify appropriate approaches to tackle complex and non-routine queries.

Our experienced team of professionals offer multidisciplinary expertise in the fields of environmental science, environmental engineering, sustainability, environmental management and permitting. The Environment Group forms part of the wider Genesis Advisory and where required, our environmental professionals have access to over 800 multi-discipline engineers internationally (and extensive further support through the wider Technip Energies group).

What we are looking for:   

The Environmental & Decommissioning team currently has a vacancy for a Senior/Principal Environmental Specialist with experience in GHG or carbon management. If you enjoy a fast-paced working environment, developing approaches to combine technical challenges with regulatory compliance then we would love to hear from you.

You will work as part of a highly skilled team, working with a wide range of clients on varied and interesting projects related to the energy industry. The Genesis Environment Team comprises a broad range of specialists including engineers, marine biologists, chemists, acousticians, and GIS specialists. 

You will primarily be involved in the preparation and submission of a range of environmental engineering deliverables including undertaking environmental issues identification (ENVID), Greenhouse Gas (GHG) emissions inventory, effluent discharge calculations, Best Available Techniques (BAT) studies, and supporting clients’ decarbonization and energy transition activities. In addition, you will also support other projects carried out in the Genesis office for a wide range of clients such as the development of environmental permitting requirements, environmental impact assessments, environmental management plans, and sustainability-related services, in line with regulatory and client specific requirements. 

About The Job

The successful candidate will work within the Environment & Decommissioning Team, interfacing with the wider Genesis organisation through interactions with other discipline teams and providing environmental technical inputs on a variety of projects for public and private clients in Malaysia and overseas. 

The team provides a wide variety of environmental consulting, typical responsibilities include:

  • Identify and assess opportunities for de-carbonisation including energy efficiency measures, flare management, methane reduction and renewable energy options.
  • Characterisation, quantification, and forecasting of emissions and discharges.
  • Review of engineering design documentation and drawings in support of environmental studies.
  • Undertake carbon footprint assessments following the GHG Protocol.
  • Identification and interpretation of relevant regulations and standards.
  • Provision of environmental engineering technical and compliance advice.
  • Input to HAZID/ENVID reviews and multi-discipline engineering projects.
  • Ensures technical project execution within time and budget by supervising assigned engineers, and coordinating with Clients and other engineering disciplines 
  • Ensure full compliance with Company rules and procedures and adherence to the procedures.
  • Interact with its Genesis peers globally to share best practices

About You

Qualifications & Experience: 

Required Skills:

  • Have a degree in a relevant science or engineering field. 
  • Have approximately 5-10 years’ work experience in a relevant field. 
  • Possess working knowledge in GHG/ carbon reporting, carbon trading, and climate financing regulations, policies, standards and/or requirements.
  • Have experience in conducting GHG emission calculations, effluent discharge calculations and other related environmental engineering studies.
  • Possess project management experience on small to medium projects.
  • Be experienced in managing client relationships.
  • Be a strong team player. 
  • Be well-motivated and able to work to tight deadlines.
  • Understand and manage project schedules and Gantt Charts.
  • Deliver assigned tasks on time and on budget, and identify and report risk of task overruns.
  • Have the ability to identify and implement improvements.
  • Possess excellent written skills with attention to detail. 

Successful applicant will preferably have:

  • The desire to develop new skills and experience 
  • Experience in preparing proposals
  • Knowledge of environmental engineering techniques and solutions (pollution control and mitigation)
  • Knowledge in environmental assessments/permitting studies

What’s next?

Starting Date: Immediate

Once receiving your application, a recruiter performs an initial check and a review is further carried by hiring manager. We expect to take up to a few weeks to perform that review. If you hear from us, it is because we want to organize interviews and meet with you physically, or virtually, depending upon the location. To get an overview of the recruitment process, visit our dedicated webpage here.

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