AECOM Environmental Inspector in Accra, Ghana

Business Line Transportation

Position Title Environmental Inspector

Ghana - Greater Accra

Accra

Job Summary

The Environmental Inspector reports to the AECOM Environmental Manager and will support all the environmental related activities Marine, Land and Building Contracts.

Duties and Responsibilities:

The Environmental Inspector (EI) is responsible for environmental monitoring issues on site and will also be coordinating all Environmental inspections of the works. Duties will include, but will not be limited to, taking particular responsibility for:

  • Supporting administration of the Environmental Inspection Request and process ensuring requests are processed and inspections properly documented within pre-defined timescales.

  • Overseeing contractors’ implementation of environmental conditions and mitigation measures as set forth in Environmental Monitoring Plans of the respective Principal Contractors.

  • Reviewing all contractor-initiated documentations (i.e. of the 3 Principal Contractors) and forwarding them to the Environmental Manager;

  • Undertaking environmental inspections of works on site and issue corrective action reports. Providing on-site support to all other members of the construction supervision team in developing and maintaining a proactive environment culture and incorporate environment observations into daily works inspection activity.

  • Ensuring regular checking of calibration, accuracy and operation of environmental testing equipment on site.

  • Keeping a daily diary to record important events and attending weekly environment site meetings Follow up/Inspect Principal Contractors’ environmental monitoring activities and complete the necessary forms after the inspections

  • Preparing and verifying the accuracy of periodic (weekly, monthly) and ad hoc reports including photo documentation, and submitting to the Environmental Manager for processing.

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Minimum Requirements

Experience:

  • Experience working for a consultant is required (3 years minimum).

  • Experience in Marine Construction and /or site investigation is an advantage.

  • Experience working for a contractor is an advantage.

Specific skills required:

  • Preparation of environmental reports.

  • Training and Coaching skills.

  • Self-starter.

Person Specification (Personality Attributes):

  • Be an advocate for HSE initiatives and best practice.

  • Be decisive - Know how to prioritize, advocate focus and accountability.

  • Be impactful - Use clear and frequent communications, drive execution and results.

  • Be client-focused - Be collaborative, innovative and strategic.

  • Be the role model - Lead by example, demand excellence, maintain safety and integrity as top priorities.

Additional Comments:

  • Eligibility to work in Ghana (due to nationality or work permit) is an advantage.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Accredited Qualification and Environmental Works experience.

  • Computer literate.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Category Engineering - Construction

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Ghana

Position Status Temporary

Requisition/Vacancy No. 192070BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.