Oil Spill Response Executive needed at Odun Environmental Limited

Odun Environmental Limited (OEL) – We are an International Environmental and Pollution Control Management and Consultancy Services provider. Odun Environmental Limited (OEL) was established in 2000 and we have since grown and developed steadily. We have a team of competent and certified professionals from a wide range of backgrounds who are at the heart of all we do and are our greatest asset.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Oil Spill Response Executive / Coordinator

Location: Lagos


  • Key responsibilities include oil spill response management, operations, remediation Cost Planning, Setting up of activities, regulatory compliance issues and project management.
  • Responsible for championing plans and activities for support and service management in Oil Spill Response and Remediation team.
  • To Conduct Site assessments, develop work Plans, Identify Hazards, develop JHA etc.
  • Carry out Feasibility Studies of Impacted Environment using Risk Based Corrective Action (RBCA) concept
  • Must be able to successfully manage or actively support the work team in a diverse, multidisciplinary group.
  • Maintain positive relationships with clients, vendors, stakeholders and regulators is also expected.
  • Developing conceptual site model (CSM) for Remediation sites in all projects
  • Report and documentation of daily activities on the site and Log Sheet
  • Cascade Learning from Incidents, best practices to drive consistency and standardize HSE practices in Remediation team.
  • Organize kick off meetings Cleanup remediation Team.
  • Wide experience in managing multiple small to medium-sized projects
  • Co-ordinate and drive HSE compliance with other local and International HSE regulations, in management of oil spills
  • Responsible for addressing Health Safety Security & Environmental issues that support Incident Free Operations at all times
  • Ability to secure FTO for land and Swamp Clean up and Remediation from host community
  • Must be able to effectively liaise with DPR, NOSDRA, SME and NAPIMS for a joint certification and close out inspection of clean-up/remediated sites
  • Co-ordinate all Swamp Cleanup and Remediation Project site Supervision
  • Managing and actualizing the work scope including progress, cost, quality, communication and interfaces
  • Plan and Co-ordinate Management facility inspections (MFIs) and pre-mob inspections.
  • Pre-mob inspection of contractors’ equipment and facility in readiness for mobilization to project site.
  • Lead site HSE inspections, Audits and Project HSE challenge sessions
  • Analyses HSE indicators and monitor trends.
  • Supervise execution of remediation activities on site – Project planning, scheduling, execution, monitoring and reporting
  • Monitor site hazard identification and application of adequate controls – JHA, PTW, Integrated Impact Assessment (IA), follow up of audit actions, compliance with the lifesaving rules
  • Prepare a complete documentation of all site report including unsafe acts and conditions, nearmiss reporting, tool box talks, meeting with contractors, site visits reports
  • Complete DPR certification form for DPR endorsement and complete SPDC prepared joint certification form for other members of the joint team for signing
  • Delineate areas of impact according to classes of impact.
  • Capability in Skilled equipment operations including, but not limited to, pump operations and hand tools
  • Monitor and co-ordinate Waste management (Identification, Segregation and disposal technique)
  • Carry out any other job that may be assigned accordingly.


  • A first degree in Environmental Management, Engineering or any equivalent from a reputable university
  • A masters degree will be an advantage

Desirable Training/Certificates:

  • NEBOSH IGC certificate in Occupational Health and Safety
  • Gas testing and breathing apparatus
  • Designated First Aider’s Course (DFA)
  • Basic fire fighting
  • General Certificate in Health Safety and Environment NISP (Nigerian Institute of Safety Professionals)
  • Permit To Work System (PTW) Course
  • Excavation & Groundworks
  • Working Safely course


  • 3-4 YEARS Experience in Similar Position

Closing Date: 30th November, 2018.

How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: careers@odunenvironmental.com