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Singapore
Managing Principal Consultant (Sustainability & Climate Change)

Employment Type: Full-time

Location: Singapore

Posting Date: June 2024

 

Job Description

Reporting to the Country Manager, the Managing Principal will manage ESC’s Sustainability & Climate Change (SCC) business line in the region. Generating leads, developing projects, proposal writing, as well as providing project management and technical expertise and leadership for the successful delivery of high-quality SCC projects including the areas of climate risk and ESG, decarbonisation and carbon pricing and science-based target setting and equator principles.

This role will involve mentoring the existing small team of diversified consultants and recruiting/employing others to fulfil your vision for the business. With Singapore being the longest-established of ESC’s offices (since 2003), you will play a key role in managing our existing client base, as well as securing new business, building on client opportunities, and growing the SCC team to deliver high-quality SCC projects across the whole enterprise. Initially, the role will require you to combine strategic direction with a hands-on approach to project delivery, with the primary goal being to deliver a profitable and growing SCC business. You will be a part of ESC’s Senior Team and assist in securing/delivering pan-Asia business.

 

Job Responsibilities

  • Day-to-day direction of ESC’s SCC business, growth, and profitability.
  • Business development and marketing, being instrumental in attracting and obtaining major new company business contracts.
  • Representing ESC as the prime contact on SCC contracts.
  • Initiating, designing, developing, executing, and implementing projects in collaboration with other ESC offices across Southeast Asia and beyond.
  • Setting annual sales targets and working with senior colleagues to deliver these.
  • Leading project teams in providing services and/or solutions to complex technical problems, overseeing Client management.
  • Developing annual budgets for your business line according to ESC Group budget guidelines, together with forecasts, analysis, monthly financial reports, reviews, etc.; and
  • Managing and mentoring the professional development of ESC’s SCC Team, implementing formal quality assurance processes and assisting for staff appraisals.

Job Requirements

  • The ideal candidate will have at least 10 years’ experience, with a minimum MSc qualification in a related environmental field. This role will require you leading SCC projects across the ASEAN region

 

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Senior Consultant (Biodiversity)

Employment Type: Full-time

Location: Singapore

Posting Date: June 2024

 

Job Description

Reporting to the Country Manager, the Senior Consultant (Biodiversity) main responsibility will be to deliver and manage predominantly biodiversity driven projects including inputs into Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA), Environmental and Social Impact Assessment (ESIA), Biodiversity Off-Set Programmes, Environmental Monitoring and Management Planning (EMMP), Sustainability and Advisory projects locally in Singapore and across Southeast Asia.

 

Job Responsibilities

  • In collaboration with the Enterprise team, design and implement terrestrial, aquatic and marine biodiversity baseline surveys to meet regulatory requirements and international best practices as defined by local regulations such as the Biodiversity Impact Assessment, and international frameworks like the International Finance Corporations (IFC) Performance Standards (PS);
  • Analyse and interpret baseline data in the context of conducting various studies such as scoping studies, ESIA, critical habitat assessments and development of implementing documents such as offset management strategy and biodiversity action plan;
  • Provide general support in undertaking activities such as environmental and social impact assessments such as ESIA, EIA, AMDAL, EMMP, Pollution Control Study, Site-specific impact assessment, environmental and social due diligence, sustainability, report writing and monitoring field work for Indonesia, Singapore and International Projects;
  • Oversee other site baseline data collection and stakeholder engagement works as may be required from time to time, including noise and vibration monitoring, surface water sampling, air quality sampling, ecosystem services and socio-economic studies;
  • Project management and liaison with client, project team and government authorities;
  • Providing technical and regulatory support for ESC country-based teams across Asia, including supporting management on other projects on a needs basis;
  • Provide support to the Country Manager and other senior staff as needed in reviewing and refining reports, with a focus on ensuring that reports are appropriately formatted, and structured and that the use of the English Language is robust;
  • Supporting the ESC Operations Manager and Country Manager to build upon the existing regional business and cross-sell other ESC technical disciplines to clients.

Job Requirements

  • Significant experience in an international environmental and sustainability consulting environment, with a minimum of 5 years experience in the environmental and consultancy space, and demonstrated skills in EIA and/or other technical environmental and sustainability consulting projects.
  • Strong analytical, planning and project management skills.
  • Ability to deal with complex & sensitive issues
  • Excellent reporting, communication and problem-solving skills
  • Significant experience in regional projects across a range of industrial sectors including renewable energy, data center, mining, Oil and Gas, chemical and petrochemical sectors would be advantageous, as would a demonstrated track record in growing business and managing a group of professionals.
  • Tertiary qualifications, minimum BEng/BSc –Biology or Ecology or Environmental Management. Master in Biology, Environmental Science, or related fields are advantageous

 

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Consultant (Environmental)

Employment Type: Full-time

Location: Singapore

Posting Date: June 2024

 

Job Description

Reporting to the Senior / Principal Consultant, the Consultant’s main responsibility will be to support the team in the following areas:

 

Job Responsibilities

  • Undertake environmental site assessment studies;
  • Support in managing projects;
  • Undertake sampling and monitoring works;
  • Preparing proposals, reports and project coordination (i.e., Environmental Baseline Studies, Quantitative Risk Assessment, Environmental Impact Assessments, Environmental Monitoring and Management Program).

Job Requirements

  • Open to fresh graduates, or with 1-2 years’ experience in an environmental consulting environment. Working experience in a consultant firm with exposure to EHS Compliance Audits would be an advantage.
  • Field experience in conducting site surveys and sampling is advantageous.
  • Experience with client management and project management skills can be considered for a more senior position.
  • Knowledge of Singapore’s Environmental, Health and Safety Laws and Regulations, PUB and NEA guidelines etc.
  • Strong analytical, planning and project management skills.
  • Ability to exercise discretion on complex & sensitive issues.
  • Ability to work well in a team with diverse backgrounds.
  • Excellent reporting and communication skills (experience in liaison with Singapore government authorities is advantageous)
  • MS Office and/or QGIS knowledge and skills are advantageous.
  • Tertiary qualifications, minimum BEng/BSc in Environmental Engineering, Management, Environmental Science, Chemical Engineering or related.

 

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Consultant / Associate Senior Consultant (Environmental)

Employment Type: Full-time

Location: Singapore

Posting Date: June 2024

 

Job Description

The Consultant’s main responsibility will be to work on terrestrial, and/or marine Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA), Environmental Management and Monitoring Plan (EMMP), Environmental Baseline Studies (EBS) proposals and reports, while assisting in other environmental business areas in Singapore and across Southeast Asia.

 

Job Responsibilities

  • Prepare EIA/EBS/EMMP/Feasibility Studies in accordance with local and regional regulations and best practice standards.
  • Lead in proposal preparation (technical write-up and costing) for EIA/EBS/EMMP/Feasibility Studies etc.
  • Project management and liaison with client, project team, government authorities and subcontractors as required.
  • Support the Senior Environmental Consultant in proposal preparation, presentation materials, reports etc.
  • Carry out monitoring and assessments for other physical environmental aspects of the business (i.e., water quality, air and noise quality, soil) as required.

Job Requirements

  • At least 4 – 8 years’ experience in an environmental consulting environment. Work experience in a consultant firm with exposure to EIA/EMMP would be an advantage.
  • Field experience in conducting marine / terrestrial biodiversity surveys is advantageous (inclusive of identification and survey skills).
  • Knowledge of Singapore’s Environmental Laws and Regulations, BIA guidelines, PUB and NEA guidelines etc.
  • Strong analytical, planning and project management skills.
  • Ability to exercise discretion on complex & sensitive issues.
  • Ability to work well in a team with diverse backgrounds.
  • Excellent reporting and communication skills (experience in liaison with Singapore government authorities is advantageous)
  • MS Office and/or QGIS knowledge and skills are advantageous.
  • Tertiary qualifications, minimum BEng/BSc in Environmental Science, Biology, Environmental Engineering, and/or Environmental Management.

 

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Associate Consultant

Employment Type: Full-time

Location: Singapore

Posting Date: June 2024

 

Job Description

Reporting to the Senior Consultant, the Associate Consultant’s main responsibility will be to prepare proposals and reports and undertake environmental projects (i.e., Environmental Impact Assessments, Environmental Monitoring and Management Program, and Environmental Baseline Studies) while assisting in other business areas in Singapore and across Southeast Asia (i.e., Environmental, Health and Safety, Quantitative Risk Assessment, Soil and Investigation Remediation etc.).

 

Job Responsibilities

  • Report writing, preparation of slides, coordination with the internal team and external subcontractors, assisting in project proposal preparation.
  • Carry out survey and monitoring works for biodiversity (terrestrial and/or marine), and physical environmental aspects for projects (water quality, air, vibration, noise quality, soil).
  • Project management and liaison with clients and government authorities as required.
  • Preparing proposals, obtaining quotations, and supporting as needed for projects relating to EHS, QRA, SIR etc.

Job Requirements

  • Open to fresh graduates, or with 1-2 years’ experience in an environmental consulting environment. Working experience in a consultant firm with exposure to EIA/EMMP would be an advantage.
  • Field experience in conducting biodiversity and/or physical environmental surveys is advantageous.
  • Knowledge of Singapore’s Environmental Laws and Regulations, BIA guidelines, PUB and NEA guidelines etc.
  • Strong analytical, planning and project management skills.
  • Ability to exercise discretion on complex & sensitive issues.
  • Ability to work well in a team with diverse backgrounds.

 

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Malaysia
EHS Specialist (Construction)

Employment Type: Full-time

Location: Malaysia

Posting Date: June 2024

 

Job Description

We are seeking an experienced EHS Specialist to join our team as an on-site representative for the construction of a Data Center. Based in Johor, Malaysia, the successful candidate will play a pivotal role in supervising and overseeing EHS personnel from contractors involved in the project. The primary responsibilities include providing EHS support, conducting safety audits, and ensuring compliance with regulatory requirements.

 

Job Responsibilities

  • Work full-time on-site at the construction site.
  • Provide EHS support in various areas, including Construction Site Safety audit protocols, with a detailed scope and deliverables.
  • Offer support and recommendations to our Client and our Client’s Contractors regarding the EHS management system established by both parties.
  • Review and provide advice on EHS instructions based on our Client’s in-house standards and Tenant-specific needs/requirements, ensuring compliance with relevant Malaysian regulatory requirements.
  • Review, advise, and comment on requirements, standards, and procedures related to construction health, safety, and environmental protection during the project construction.
  • Conduct site inspections to monitor and control contractors’ work, identify EHS risks, make recommendations to the Client, Contractor, and Project Team, and monitor follow-up actions to prevent accidents.
  • Take a leading role in accident/incident investigations and root cause analysis, including environmental infringements. Identify underlying or contributory causes, make recommendations to Contractors to prevent similar incidents from reoccurring, and monitor the completion of remedial actions carried out by the Contractors.
  • Consolidate EHS data and information from the Main Contractor, such as Key Performance Indexes (“KPIs”), samples of photo records, documents, reports, and records to compile, analyse, and produce a weekly report.

 

Job Requirements

  • Minimum Degree in EHS/ Safety or relevant field
  • Minimum of 10 years as an EHS Manager
  • Registered Safety and Health Officer with DOSH, Malaysia
  • Strong working knowledge of construction of buildings
  • Must be proficient in both spoken and written English
  • Immediately availability
  • Approval by our Client prior to hiring

 

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HR Finance Assistant

Employment Type: Full-time

Location: Malaysia

Posting Date: June 2024

 

Job Description

We are looking for an experienced HR Finance Admin to join our team in Malaysia. This is a role that supports enterprise operations and ensures the smooth and efficient operation of the organisation.

This position requires a blend of general HR expertise, financial acumen, and analytical skills to assist in with various administrative tasks.

 

Job Responsibilities

Human Resources

  • HR function – Manage the full-cycle recruitment process including job postings, resume screening, interviewing, and onboarding/offboarding activities.
  • Conduct new employee orientations and ensure a smooth onboarding process.
  • Assist in HR reporting and analytics to support decision-making processes.
  • Stay updated on HR trends, best practices, and legal requirements to ensure compliance and promote continuous improvement.

Admin

  • Leave Management: Maintain accurate records of each employee’s leave balances and usage. Use a leave management system for efficient record-keeping.
  • Expense Management – Monitor and process employee expense reports, ensuring compliance with company policies.

Finance

  • Key performance indicator (KPIs), business metrics
  • Accounts Receivable – Generate and analyse accounts receivable aging reports to assess the status of outstanding invoices.
  • Invoicing: Prepare and send invoices to clients or customers and follow up on overdue payments
  • Accounts Payable – Process vendor invoices and expense reports, verify accuracy and adherence to Company policies.
  • Provide support to the finance team in various ad-hoc projects and administrative tasks.

Job Requirements

  • Minimum Diploma in HR, Business Administration, or Finance or a related field.
  • At least 2 – 4 years of relevant experience
  • Competent in MS word and excel
  • Good communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Detail-oriented, and the ability to prioritize tasks in a fast-paced environment
  • Able to work independently with initiative and minimal supervision.
  • Immediate or short notice candidates are preferred.
  • Knowledge of employment laws and regulations is a plus

 

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Hong Kong
Assistant Consultant (Environmental)

Employment Type: Full-time

Location: Mong Kok, Hong Kong

Posting Date: June 2024

 

Job Description

ESC is continuing the rapid expansion of our Hong Kong business and is looking for an Assistant Consultant (Environmental) in the Environmental, Health, Safety, and Sustainability (EHS&S) fields to join our existing team.

We welcome candidates from all backgrounds and provide a friendly, equal, inclusive, and modern working environment. An excellent package will be offered to the right candidates: Competitive remuneration commensurate with qualifications and experience; generous paid annual leave; performance bonus; five-day work week and flexible working; and life insurance, MPF, and excellent medical insurance. Additional fringe benefits include maternity/paternity leave and paid sick leave.

We also offer long-term career development opportunities: We will provide on-the-job training and external training to help you develop your professional skills, and you will be mentored by colleagues with decades of local consultancy experience to enable you to achieve your full potential with a well-planned and exciting career at ESC in Hong Kong and throughout Southeast Asia.

Job Responsibilities

  • Primary duties will be to support the Hong Kong team in the provision of a wide range of EHS&S consultancy services covering Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA), Air Quality, Noise, Waste Management, and Land Contamination, for projects primarily in Hong Kong.
  • Secondary duties will be to support ESC’s regional teams in Singapore, Indonesia, Malaysia, and Vietnam, delivering consultancy services covering IFC-standard Environmental and Social Impact Assessment, Health & Safety, Risk, Transactional Due Diligence, Biodiversity, and Sustainability & Climate Change, for projects throughout Southeast Asia.

Qualifications and Experience

  • For the Assistant Consultant (Environmental) role, you should have a Bachelor’s degree in environmental science/management, or similar; you should be a “fresh” graduate, straight out of university, or someone with a year or so of consultancy experience in one or more of our areas of service (listed above); and we will help you learn the ropes of the consultancy industry and give you exposure to a wide range of projects throughout Southeast Asia.

In addition, ALL candidates should:

  • Have strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Have good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Have the ability to work in a team – both locally and regionally – and also independently
  • Be proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) – proficiency in air quality and/or noise models is an advantage
  • Be fluent in English – fluency in Cantonese or other regional languages is an advantage
  • Be willing to learn and take on new challenges

 

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Indonesia
Consultant (Biodiversity)
Employment Type: Full-time

Location: Jakarta, Indonesia

Posting Date: April 2024

 

Job Description

The Consultant (Biodiversity) main responsibility will be to deliver the biodiversity component of ESIA, Environmental & Social Due Diligence, and Environmental Monitoring and Management Plan You will need to be familiar with Indonesian and International Regulation (IFC Performance Standards, Equator Principle) and other related international guidelines. Experience in environmental assessment in infrastructure projects, renewable energy and solid waste management projects is an advantage. This role requires strong interpersonal skills, collaborative attitude, able to work as part of a multidisciplinary team and proficient in oral and written communication skills in English.

 

Job Responsibilities

  • In collaboration with the Enterprise team, design and implement terrestrial, aquatic and marine biodiversity baseline surveys to meet regulatory requirements and international best practices as defined by local regulations, and international frameworks like the International Finance Corporations (IFC) Performance Standards (PS).
  • Analyse and interpret baseline data in the context of conducting various studies such as scoping studies, ESIA, critical habitat assessments and development of implementing documents such as offset management strategy and biodiversity action plan.
  • Provide general support in undertaking activities such as environmental and social impact assessments such as ESIA, AMDAL, EMMP, Site-specific impact assessment, environmental and social due diligence, sustainability, report writing and monitoring field works for Indonesia and international projects.
  • Provide technical and regulatory support for the team.
  • Lead in report preparation including writing and review of reports in English and Bahasa Indonesia.

 

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in biology, forestry, or a related field. A master’s degree is a plus.
  • >5 years relevant experience in the field including in consultancies.
  • High familiarity with national and international standards including Equator Principle and IFC Performance Standards.
  • Strong analytical, planning and project management skills.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build rapport and influence stakeholders at all levels.
  • Proactive and results-driven mindset, with a strong focus on delivering high-quality services and exceeding customer expectations.
  • Must be proficient in spoken and written English and Bahasa Indonesia

 

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Consultant (Social)
Employment Type: Full-time

Location: Jakarta, Indonesia

Posting Date: April 2024

 

Job Description

As a Consultant (Social) for EnviroSolutions & Consulting, you will be part of a team that delivers ESHIA, environmental and social action plans and other related documents. You will be responsible for the social component of the work including identification and assessing the social risks and impacts of the project. You will need to be familiar with IFC Performance Standards, Equator Principle and other related international guidelines. Experience in social assessment in infrastructure projects, energy and solid waste management projects is an advantage. This role requires strong interpersonal skills, collaborative attitude, able to work as part of a multidisciplinary team and proficient in oral and written communication skills in English.

 

Job Responsibilities

  • Familiar with community engagement and public consultation process including face-to-face interactions such as workshops, seminars, Focus Group Discussions and meetings with community members.
  • Prepare stakeholder engagement plan including identification and mapping of stakeholders and identification of key social issues.
  • Prepare methodology for socio-economic baseline surveys as part of ESIA preparation.
  • Provide general support in undertaking activities such as environmental and social impact assessments such as ESIA, AMDAL, EMMP, Site-specific impact assessment, environmental and social due diligence, sustainability, report writing and monitoring field works for Indonesia and international projects.
  • Provide technical and regulatory support for the team.
  • Lead in report preparation including writing and review of reports in English and Bahasa Indonesia.

 

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in social science, community development or a related field. A master’s degree is a plus.
  • Minimum 3- 5 years of relevant experience in the field including in consultancies.
  • High familiarity with international standards including Equator Principle and IFC Performance Standards.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build rapport and influence stakeholders at all levels.
  • Strong organizational and project management skills, with the ability to prioritize and manage multiple initiatives simultaneously.
  • Proactive and results-driven mindset, with a strong focus on delivering high-quality

 

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Consultant (Environmental)

Employment Type: Full-time

Location: Indonesia

Posting Date: May 2024

 

Job Description

Reporting to the Senior Environmental Consultant, you will be responsible for coordinating with subcontractors and external laboratory/internal onsite testing team, field supervision and sampling, project management and the preparation of reports and proposals of Environmental Site Assessment (ESA) and Sampling projects.

This role requires strong interpersonal skills, collaborative attitude, able to work as part of a multidisciplinary team and proficient in oral and written communication skills in English.

 

Job Responsibilities

  • Work on site for environmental baseline monitoring, whether as individual or team, in accordance to client requirements, local regulations and international standards;
  • Environmental site assessment (ESA), Environmental baseline studies (EBS), Environmental Due Diligence (EDD) & Site remediation;
  • Drilling supervision, geological and lithological logging;
  • Other environmental monitoring, sampling and audit (noise monitoring, air quality monitoring, water quality sampling, waste management etc);
  • Preparation of technical reports to present analysis, findings etc;
  • Business development, cost proposals and project management.

 

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in environmental engineer, chemistry, geology, environmental science, or a related A master’s degree is a plus.
  • > 3-10  years  relevant experience in the field including in consultancies.
  • High familiarity with national and international standards e.g. ASTM standard, hazardous waste management.
  • Knowledgeable with sustainability development
  • Have specific soft skill (e.g. grondwater modelling, GIS, CAD drawing) is a plus
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build rapport and influence stakeholders at all
  • Demonstrated ability to develop and maintain strong client relationships, with a focus on client satisfaction and long-term
  • Strong organizational and project management skills, with the ability to prioritize and manage multiple initiatives
  • Proactive and results-driven mindset, with a strong focus on delivering high-quality services and exceeding customer expectations.

 

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ESC is actively recruiting, if you did not find a suitable role in the advertised position, feel free to send us your resume and cover letter, and we will consider your profile for future projects.

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