Regulatory Approvals Specialist - Decommissioning

  • Market
  • Australia Western Australia Perth
  • Contract
  • Oil & Gas
Chevron Australia has an opportunity for a Regulatory Approvals Specialist (Decommissioning) to join the HSE Team. The successful candidate will be reporting to the Regulatory Affairs Team Lead. This position will be based in Perth CBD on a 2 year contract with potential to extend. 

The Regulatory Approvals Specialist – Decommissioning will:
  • Co-ordinate environmental approvals required to support decommissioning and remediation activities.
  • Co-ordinate environmental studies, modelling and impact assessments as required, in collaboration with internal subject matter experts.
  • Prepare environmental approvals documents and revise the documents as required considering internal, public/stakeholder and regulator feedback.
  • Provide guidance to and oversight of consultants and support resources on the preparation of approvals documentation.
  • Engage with regulators on approvals submissions.
Qualifications & Requirements:
To be considered for this role, applicants should have:
  • Demonstrated experience securing environmental approvals under the:
  • Petroleum (Submerged Lands) (Environment) Regulations 2012 and the Petroleum Pipelines (Environment) Regulations 2012
  • Environmental Protection Act 1986
  • Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999
  • Experience with securing environmental approvals for decommissioning and remediation projects is preferrable
  • Familiarity with other petroleum approvals (land and petroleum titles)
  • Experience in engaging with environmental regulators to facilitate environmental approvals
  • Experience with securing approvals within the oil and gas sector
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills (e.g., developing and delivering presentations, leading discussions, facilitating meetings with a drive to reach consensus)

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