Environmental Officer

Organisation
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) - Guyana
Reference
VAC-31128
Contract Type
Full-Time
Industries
Land Use & Environmental Management
Location
Georgetown
Salary
Competitive Salary
Date Posted
15/03/2019
Expiry Date
04/04/2019
Assisting in screening of projects related to the environment
 
Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Responding to complaints for sectors
  • Conducting site visits to ensure that proper procedures and standards are effected
  • Conducting research, analyze data, preparing reports and assisting in the development of EPA’s position on environmental issues
  • Assisting in developing Terms of Reference for EIAs, review of EIAs, EMPs, presentations, drafting of environmental authorizations, prohibition notices, cease orders, and enforcement letters.
  • Assist in the development of regulations, guidelines and standards.
  • Assist and represent the EPA and Sector Agencies at workshops, conferences/meetings and consultations.
  • Collecting data samples from the environments
  • Performing related duties which maybe assigned from time to time

 

Qualifications and Experience:

  • A B.Sc. Degree in Natural or Environmental or related Sciences
  • At least one year experience working in a similar position.

 

Communication, motivation and influence:

  • Should have good communication skills and the ability to work as a team.

 

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