Environmental Consultant / Senior Consultant - Intertek998

Job Information

Job Title: Environmental Consultant / Senior Consultant
Job Code: 
Job Category: Environmental
Job Location: Aberdeen, United Kingdom

This is an exciting opportunity for a full time Environmental Consultant / Senior Consultant to join our dynamic team based in Aberdeen 

We are seeking an enthusiastic and outgoing individual with offshore oil and gas experience to join our well-established team in Aberdeen.  The successful candidate will provide technical environmental support to our impressive list of oil and gas clients and help to develop and grow the Aberdeen team.


The purpose of the role is to support the delivery and development of Intertek’s key Oil and Gas Accounts and to foster relationships / win work with new clients.  The role will consist of a wide range of tasks related to offshore  permitting and EIA, including a part-time secondment (2-3 days per week) into the offices of a major oil and gas client.  The chance to work on a broader range of offshore projects, including marine interconnector projects, will also be available.

Additional information

The successful candidate will be expected to undertake business development tasks, including meeting new and existing clients and managing tenders.  In return for your enthusiasm in displaying the right Intertek Energies (inspirational, pioneering, emotional, engaging, right and winning), the role will allow the successful candidate to make their mark and advance their career.

The team specialises in environmental permitting, EIA / SEA and environmental engineering studies for marine industries (eg, oil and gas, marine renewables and offshore cables).  The role will consist of a mix of office-based and client facing activities, involving occasional unconventional working hours dependent on project and business needs.


Required skills and experience

The successful applicant will have:-

A degree in a relevant science, engineering or environmental subject ideally including a marine aspect 

Excellent knowledge of offshore environmental UK legislation including OPPC and OCR

Demonstrable experience in offshore oil & gas projects

Project Management experience on small to medium projects

Experience of writing EIAs / SEAs for offshore oil & gas projects

Client relationship building

High level of numeracy

Excellent written and verbal use of the English language, including report writing

Additional desirable skills 

In addition, any of the following skills would be desirable:-

Oil Pollution Emergency Plans

Experience of business development and bid writing

Personal qualities 


Commercial acumen

Promotes company values to others and supports values in daily activities and decisions, whilst incorporating company vision when planning  

Results driven to focus contribution on activities which meet company goals and deliver the greatest value

Strategic foresight to predict and plan for the future

Result orientated to ensure our people, customers and strategy are aligned

Ability to demonstrate exceptional customer service

The ability to demonstrate respect, equity and empathy for a diverse community

Be aspirational in shaping yours and the company’s future by motivating and energising colleagues in achieving united goals. 

Encourage teamwork (promote operational synergies and alignment) to support each other, our customers and grow together

Highly energised mindset with willingness and desire to learn and adapt individually as well as creating an environment for people to grow

Confident communicator (written/ oral) and able to build rapport, quickly and effectively

Motivated, self-starter

Drive performance through setting clear performance expectations

Drive performance by ensuring performance expectations are met

Sets a high-performance culture

Ability to recognise and reward strong individual and team performance

Ability to critique and improve activities through continuous improvement and innovation

Makes timely and sound decisions based on analysis of the information presented

Fosters integrity and honesty

Ensure compliance to company, industry and regulatory standards

Highly organised with strong attention to detail

Demonstrates flexibility and resilience in order to meet the demands of the role


Please provide a CV, covering letter (outlining your suitability for the role) and salary expectations to mailto:kerry.lamnea@intertek.com.  All candidates will be required to confirm eligibility to work in the UK before starting employment.


Intertek is a leading Total Quality Assurance provider to industries worldwide. Our network of more than 1,000 laboratories and offices and over 43,000 people in more than 100 countries, delivers innovative and bespoke Assurance, Testing, Inspection and Certification solutions for our customers’ operations and supply chains. 

Intertek Energy & Water Consultancy Services (part of the Intertek Group) is a leading environmental consultancy operating Internationally and providing our customers with unrivalled experience and innovative solutions in the marine, coastal and river environments.  We offer our employees rewarding opportunities to develop and deliver leading- edge, sustainable solutions for a broad range of clients in the public and private sectors.


Intertek has been a pioneer for 130 years.

Our rich history reaches back over 130 years to some of the world’s leading pioneers in the Quality Assurance industry.  Our story starts at the inception of the modern testing industry and evolved from the combined growth of a number of innovative companies. 

We are a leading Total Quality Assurance provider to industries worldwide.

Today Intertek a global force and continues to innovate to offer superior customer service.  Our network of more than 1,000 laboratories and offices and over 43,000 people in more than 100 countries, delivers innovative and bespoke Assurance, Testing, Inspection and Certification solutions for our customers’ operations and supply chains. 

True to the innovative spirit of our founders, we are continuing to re-define the industry with our Total Quality Assurance value proposition – going beyond physical quality control through our Testing, Inspection and Certification services to offering Total Peace of Mind, as we additionally provide Assurance services, ensuring our customers’ operating procedures and systems are functioning properly. 

Behind it lies our Customer Promise – Intertek Total Quality Assurance expertise, delivered consistently with precision, pace and passion, enabling our customers to power ahead safely.

It is our people that make the difference – be one of us.

Intertek is a family that is committed to working together to bring quality and safety to life in an environment which respects diverse perspectives, experiences and traditions as essential, and values each employee’s contribution toward achieving their business objectives. 

By joining Intertek’s global team you will share our vision of becoming the world’s most trusted partner for Quality Assurance. In addition you will work with some of the best, brightest, and most inspiring people in the Assurance, Testing, Inspection, and Certification industry who go above and beyond to deliver Total Quality Assurance to industries worldwide whilst exceeding customer expectations, globally 24/7.

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As a matter of courtesy, we will try to respond to all applications. However, due to the volume of applications received, we may not be able to respond to individual candidates. If you have not been contacted within four weeks unfortunately, your application has been unsuccessful. Please do not let this deter you from applying for vacancies in the future should you meet the minimum requirements of the role.

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12th April 2019