Professional Business Services

Environmental and Regulatory Advisor

Location: Anchorage

Duties: Develop and implement an Environmental Business Plan for the project* Provide overall leadership for environmental, socioeconomic, health, and emergency preparedness and response issues associated with the project *Lead the development of the required E&R deliverables and coordinate with the E&R Functional Group to obtain the required endorsements* Coordinate efforts to identify and acquire in a timely manner regulatory approvals, authorizations, permits, and licenses required by the project* Ensure that environmental, socioeconomic, and health requirements/standards are properly integrated into project designs and implementation plans* Ensure that construction, commissioning, and start-up activities and the transition to operations fully comply with applicable federal, state and local regulatory requirements and the project's obligations/commitments appearing in the ESHIA, EMP, loan agreements, and other agreements/contracts*Ensure the proper investigation, recording, and reporting of identified E&R compliance initiatives and non-compliance situations regarding environmental and/or socioeconomic and/or health matters* Coordinate interfaces with Government agencies and external stakeholdersregarding the preparation of the project's ESHIA and EMP, regulatory compliance issues, and E&R performance/EMP implementation* Coordinate in-the-field visits/inspections by Company senior management, senior Government officials, Lender representatives, and representatives of other key stakeholders regarding environmental and/or socioeconomic and/or health matters* Participate as a member of the project's Change Review Board to ensure that changes do not lessen the level of E&R performance and/or protection regarding environmental and/or socioeconomic and/or health matters* Develop a Management of Change process for E&R-related documents and deliverables that is consistent with the project's MoC process* Establish roles and responsibilities for project permitting and approval activities and  implementation* Lead activities of, and provide support to, assigned project E&R resources

Requirements:Applicants must possess a University degree in Natural or Environmental Sciences, Natural Resource Management, Social Sciences (e.g., anthropology, sociology), Engineering or some other technical field related to E&R management regarding environmental and/or socioeconomic and/or health matters* Senior level position with broad technical and environmental skills and a working knowledge of project management, construction and operations* 10+ years broad-based experience preferred* Excellent interpersonal and communication skills; persuasive with strong business perspective* Experience in dealing with government officials

Wage: DOE

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