Job Title: Environmental Scientist
Company: Global Environmental Health Solutions (GEHS)
Job Type: Full Time
Experience: 2 years
Location: Abuja, Nigeria
Job Field: Safety and Environment / HSE
Global Environmental Health Solutions (GEHS) is a people-oriented, private consultancy firm dedicated to enhancing human health and well-being by providing professional services and sustainable solutions to environment-related health issues and challenges. GEHS Abuja is seeking to employ suitable and qualified candidates.
Purpose of the Position: – The Environmental Scientist measures and records features of the environment as well as study, assess and develop methods of controlling or minimizing the harmful effects of human activity on the environment.
Scope: – The Environmental Scientist reports to the Head and provides technical supports in the delivery of environmental services of the organization. S/He will carry out the full range of investigative, educational and advisory duties associated with all facets of the environment. Areas of work include Environmental Audit, Impact Assessments, Waste Management, Capacity Building and Report Writing.
Responsibilities: – As an Environmental Scientist, your duties and responsibilities will include, but not limited to: – Coordinate all environmental services of the organization. – Collect environmental data during field activities. – Analyze and interpret environmental data to determine quality and scientific significance. – Conduct Environmental Audits. – Prepare Reports on Environmental Studies. – Develop review environmental policies, regulations and guidelines to meet appropriate requirement. – Generate new businesses and maintenance of existing clients’ base. – Develop proposals on solutions and services on environment related challenges. – Assist in the implementation of the training programs run by the organization. Specifically plan, develop, promote and coordinate the Environmental Management Courses. – Other duties as assigned by the Head of the organization.
Candidate must have: – Candidate should hold a Master’s degree in Environmental Sciences or any Environmental related field. Additional qualification will be an advantage. – Candidate should have at least 2 years working experience.
The following skills are required to be considered for this position: – Use of Microsoft Office applications including Word, Excel and PowerPoint; – Good scientific, technical understanding and sound numeracy; – Vast knowledge in Environmental Management tools including Assessments; – Spatial Analysis using Arc GIS;
. – Methodical, careful approach to gathering facts and assessing evidence; – Assertiveness and Decision Making skills;
. – Excellent written and verbal communications skills; – Creative thinking and problem solving; – Ability to work well and continue to deliver results under pressure; – Ability to work under own initiative without need for direct day to day management; – Ability to work independently and as a member of a team; – Good interpersonal skills; – Self-motivated, keen attention to detail and high level of accuracy.
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