Overview

Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) is the pioneer and leader of the petroleum industry in Nigeria. We invest heavily in our employees, which is reflected in our industry-leading development programme and our commitment to see our employees’ ideas travel and come to fruition.We are recruiting to fill the position below:Job Title: Health Impact Assessment LeadReference ID: 109990BRLocation: Port Harcourt, RiversSkillpool group: Health Safety Environment & SecurityJob Purpose The Health Impact Assessment (HIA) Lead acts as subject matter expert (SME) and drives (HIA) and other health related input to environmental studies in Shell Nigeria. He/she leads the quality assurance and delivery of HIA & other health input to various environmental other studies: Contributes and leads the delivery of HIAs in all IAs/studies.Provides advice and support for the implementation of HIA aspects of the Impact Assessment (IA), including regulatory requirements and their implications to the business.Principal AccountabilitiesTop quality of HIAs integrated into Impact Assessment studiesContribute quality and cost-effective health input to the Opportunity Realisation Framework (ORF) for projects.Serve as liaison between projects and the rest of the Health functionTop Quality of HIA support and environment, social and health management plan advice provided to asset teamsEffective liaison with regulators on Health aspects of studiesFacilitating regulators site visits and consultation with communities and other stakeholdersGood quality input to scoping workshops and consultation/participation of stakeholders in environmental studies processDrives HIA input into studies in compliance with Company and Group standards as well as local and international specifications.Contributes to the integrated effort for securing timely regulatory approvals/permits for projectsDeveloping Environmental Management Plans (EMPs) – Health aspects – for projects. Work closely with project and asset teams to ensure that all plans/designs/operations take account of Environmental studies findings and recommendations and participate in the Hazards and Effects Management Process (HEMP)/ Hazard Identification (HAZID) processDevelop cost-effective health impact studies/ strategy and ensure that study conclusions and recommendations are practicable and realizable for project implementation.Ensure evolving regulatory provisions/good industry practices are applied in Impact Assessment (IA) studies. Help to raise health impact awareness among team members/staff, contractors and community members in operating areas.Keep abreast of evolving regulatory provisions/good industry practices and ensure a corresponding level of HIA awareness among staff, contractors and community membersMaintain health studies database in conjunction with relevant Shell internal party(ies)Contribute to the development and update of Standards, Procedures, Manuals and Guidelines for Environmental studies – HIA aspects.Mentor young engineers in Impact Assessment team and the company to grow HIA skills.  Apply at https://ngcareers.com/job/2019-06/shell-petroleum-development-company-spdc-recruits-health-impact-assessment-lead-931/